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Does Marijuana interact with any other medications?

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Major Interaction - Do not take this combination
  • Sedative medications (Barbiturates) interacts with Marijuana

    Marijuana might cause sleepiness and drowsiness. Medications that cause sleepiness are called sedatives. Taking marijuana along with sedative medications might cause too much sleepiness.

  • Sedative medications (CNS depressants) interacts with Marijuana

    Marijuana might cause sleepiness and drowsiness. Medications that cause sleepiness are called sedatives. Taking marijuana along with sedative medications might cause too much sleepiness.
    Some sedative medications include clonazepam (Klonopin), lorazepam (Ativan), phenobarbital (Donnatal), zolpidem (Ambien), and others.

  • Theophylline interacts with Marijuana

    Taking marijuana might decrease the effects of theophylline. But there isn't enough information to know if this is a big concern.

Moderate Interaction - Be cautious with this combination
  • Disulfiram (Antabuse) interacts with Marijuana

    Disulfiram (Antabuse) might interact with marijuana. Taking marijuana along with Disulfiram can cause agitation, trouble sleeping, and irritability.

  • Fluoxetine (Prozac) interacts with Marijuana

    Taking marijuana with fluoxetine (Prozac) might cause you to feel irritated, nervous, jittery, and excited. Doctors call this hypomania.

Minor Interaction - Be watchful of this combination
  • Warfarin (Coumadin) interacts with Marijuana

    Using marijuana might increase the effects of warfarin (Coumadin). Smoking marijuana while taking warfarin (Coumadin) might increase the chance of bruising and bleeding.

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