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Possible Medication Interactions
*please talk to your doctors about possible medication interactions*
Medical Cannabis has the potential to interact with Cytochrome P450 Enzyme medications
THC can decrease serum concentrations in:
If smoked Theophylline
CBD can increase concentrations in:
Calcium Channel Blockers
Atorvastatin & Simvastatin
(Pravastatin & Rosuvastatin not affected)
WAFARIN - INR levels can be increased.
Medical Cannabis has a CNS depressant affect with:
Alcohol can potentially increase THC levels
Above information is referenced from an article by the Department of Health District of Columbia.
Common Adverse Effects
Reduced tear flow
Altered sense of time
Decreased eye blink rate
Changes in visual perceptions
Decreased sperm count
(and possibly associated caries and periodontitis)
Slowed pupillary response to light
(Ashton 1999, Hall and Solowij 1998, Handbook on Cannabis 2015)