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Cannabis and depression?

I have been dealing with depression for a while and have never known how to deal with it. I've had medication I've also tried cannabis which I found helped calm me down in strenuous situations would you say it's good for mental issues?

Male | 19 years old
Medications: Catalopram
Conditions: Depression

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Are you able to have an open consult with your prescriber about efficacy of antidepressant and cannabis? Your inquiry is valuable, but best directed towards the medical provider who is prescribing and treating you for the depression. Also, psychotherapy in combination with effective medication and healthy eating habits are known to have more effective results.
While cannabis use can provide moments of calm temporarily, but is not good for mental health in general particularly in long term.