Review: taking Vicodin and Marijuana together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Vicodin and Marijuana together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Vicodin and Marijuana. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 156 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Vicodin

Vicodin has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Vicodin 34,578 users)

Marijuana

Marijuana has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Marijuana 1,750 users)

On Jul, 29, 2016

156 people who take Vicodin, Marijuana are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Vicodin and Marijuana drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Vicodin:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (5 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 20.0% - (2 of 10 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Marijuana:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 83.0% - (5 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Vicodin:
  • female: 66.0% - (6 of 9 people)
  • male: 38.0% - (5 of 13 people)
Marijuana:
  • female: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • male: 66.0% - (8 of 12 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Vicodin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 20-29: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 16.0% - (1 of 6 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
Marijuana:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (5 of 5 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 6 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • abnormal weight gain
  • appetite increased
  • bone pain
  • decreased activity
  • decreased interest
  • exercise tolerance decreased
  • fall
  • hallucinations, mixed
  • heat intolerance
  • increased tendency to bruise
1 - 6 months:
  • diverticulitis intestinal
  • abdominal pain aggravated
  • shivering
6 - 12 months:
  • libido decreased
  • low egfr
  • muscle atrophy
  • depressive symptom
1 - 2 years:
  • vomiting
  • libido decreased
  • low egfr
  • muscle atrophy
  • delusion
  • depressive symptom
2 - 5 years:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • gallbladder injury
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • hallucination
  • hallucinations, mixed
  • post-traumatic stress disorder
  • suicidal ideation
  • abdominal pain aggravated
  • paranoia
  • shivering
10+ years:
  • abnormal weight gain
  • appetite increased
  • bone pain
  • decreased activity
  • decreased interest
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • diverticulitis intestinal
  • exercise tolerance decreased
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • anaemia
  • bone disorder
  • drug abuse

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • headache
  • oedema peripheral
  • fall
  • insomnia
  • arthralgia
male:
  • depression
  • multi-organ failure
  • suicidal ideation
  • completed suicide
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • cardiac arrest
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • respiratory arrest
  • weight decreased
  • hypertension

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • serotonin syndrome
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • drug abuse
  • hepatorenal failure
  • hyperthermia malignant
  • hypoglycaemia
  • hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • shock
  • multi-organ failure
20-29:
  • vomiting
  • pain
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • abdominal pain
  • blood urine present
  • cholelithiasis
  • convulsion
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • erection increased
  • injury
30-39:
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • completed suicide
  • depression
  • drug screen positive
  • adjustment disorder
  • bipolar disorder
  • borderline personality disorder
  • convulsion
  • insomnia
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • injury
  • hypertension
  • weight decreased
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
50-59:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • anaemia
  • bone disorder
  • mastication disorder
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • weight decreased
  • fall
  • decreased interest
  • asthenia
60+:
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain aggravated
  • shivering

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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