ED Medications and Marijuana or CBD

It is not recommend to use PDE 5 inhibitors at the same time as marijuana.

There are 2 reasons for this.

1️⃣ Marijuana Lowers Blood Pressure

The first is that marijuana itself lowers blood pressure and there is a potential for the blood pressure to go down too much together with PDE 5 inhibitors.

2️⃣ THC & CBD Effect Breakdown of Sildenafil, Viagra, Cialis, Levitra

The second is that both THC and CBD (the active ingredients in marijuana) inhibit the breakdown of PDE 5 inhibitors, which may increase the blood levels of the medicine.

This could potentially increase the blood pressure lowering effects of the medication.

It is recommended to avoid the combination.

This information is not, nor is it intended to be, a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and should never be relied upon for specific medical advice. If you have any questions or concerns, please talk to your doctor. 

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