Does smoking marijuana affect anti depressants action ?
i am on welbutrin lamictil and buspar for depression anxiety and PTSD im 15 and a guy and my mom is worried that smoking marijuana while on these medications will only cause my conditions to worsen if these medications are a bad mix with marijuana then are there other similar medications that could be safer or is it all relatively the same
I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder 6 months ago after a marijuana-induced manic episode. I am currently on lamotrigine (anti-depressant) and trileptal (mood stabilizer) as well as doxycycline (acne medication). Will there be serious complications if I smoke weed again? I have not ingested any since my diagnosis.
Hi there, My name is Sayem and I am one of the student social worker at Disability SA. We have a Intellectual disability client and he wants to quit smoking. We develop a strategy to quit smoking and we will try first nicotine patch with nicotine gum and lozenges. Client currently under medication of anti depressant drugs. Do you think is any clear side effect ,if we try nicotine patch.
I’ve been having gallbladder flare ups which have increased lately - enough to send me to a&e last wk thinking I was having a heart attacks! About a wk before that my doc thought my symptoms were anxiety and prescribed anti-depressants and beta blockers - both made me feel ill so I stopped after 3 days and since then the emergency doc and another of my gp’s agree that it cud be gallbladder pain I’m experiencing. Have been referred for ultra sound. I gave up smoking marijuana about 2 moths ago as I thought the attacks I was having which I know now are gallbladder related, we’re actually panic attacks brought on by marijuana. My question is will smoking marijuana ( thru a pipe) cause gallbladder pain?
I take potassium cl er 20 meg once a day, and bupropion hcl 75 mg twice a day, and slow-mag once a day. I started taking these prescriptions about 6 weeks ago. These prescriptions have been given to me by my doctor because I have very low potassium and magnesium as a result of constant diarhea caused by Crohn s. I have noticed that my hair is very dry, brittle, and seems to be falling out. Could this be caused by these medications?
I have discovered yesterday that I am allergic to the generic wellbutrin....hives all over and taking benedryl. That I can deal with, however, I ve had chest pain pretty much nonstop. I have taken antiacids, but they don t help. I am not sure if a heart attack on a female (43) would go on so long. Had nausea as well. I had blood clots in my right lung in 07 that almost killed me. This happened a week after having jaw surgery. I ve was on blood thinners for a little over a year afterwards. How can a female tell the difference between bad indigestion and a heart attack?
Can bupropion HCL xl be the cause of my having plantar fascitis or neuropathy? I have taken bupropion HCl xl 300 mg for app. 5 to 6 years. I am 58 yrs old. I have had plantar fascitis for 4 or more years and have had surgery on my right foot. I started taking bupropion because I had to force myself to go to work and I ask the Dr. to for an antidepressant the would not make me gain weight. I am now retired and my feet have gotten worse not better. What major withdrawal symptoms can I expect if i decide to quit taking buproprion? Once you have neuopathy can you reverse it if it is cause by a drug?
52 yo f. CBC within Normal limits. TSH within normal limits. Negative DM. 5 5 250 lbs. (Was maintaining 208 lbs until after 4 surgeries for Basal Cell Carcinoma. Moh s under and into R Nares positive results. Other 3 surgeries without clear parameters and was stated deep extensive BCC.) Dx with Depression and elevated cholesterol. Present meds; Effexor xr 75mg daily, Wellbutrin 100 mg twice daily, Pravastatin 20 mg daily. Problem; Constant fatigue, decreased ROM with L arm after surgery in 2012, constant pain L arm and feels as if bone will break (upper arm), Pain area increasing L arm then to L shoulder to both shoulders, Left neck with noted lumps, also lumps along collar bone bilat, pain at tongue base. No redness in throat and is not scratchy sore but yes noted pain, also head aches and pain was not relieved with 800 mg Ibuprofen and rest. Now I am noting bilat lower extremity edema and feels tight. Had the BCC for 4 years prior to surgery thinking is was psoriasis. L arm area was size of a quarter and increasing, L arm was greater than a nickle in size and a horn noted R deltoid area. Thank you
Hi, I’m 59 and was taking Estradiol and spironolactone for about 8 months. 5 weeks ago I was diagnosed with a clot in my lower leg. The doctors advised me to stop taking the HT. Now I feel so depressed that I’m reverting to male, weight, hair...
I’ve taken Vyvanse 70 mg for adult ADD for several years. I’d like to go off of the medication because my high deductible plan. I can manage me ADD, but my appetite goes up when I don’t take XXXXXXX Vyvanse. Can you make a suggestion?
I am bit addicted to smoking and want to get rid of the habit of smoking once for all , I have tried to many times to quit , but unable to do so , either I have quit smoking for a month and then started again due to the withdrawal symptoms and...