Review: Metformin and Marijuana
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Metformin and Marijuana. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Metformin (what 100,740 Metformin users reported?) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is used in diabetes.
Marijuana (what 1,318 Marijuana users reported?) has active ingredients of marijuana. It is used in stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 26 people who take Metformin, Marijuana are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Metformin (metformin hydrochloride)
- Marijuana (marijuana)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|n/a||High Risk Pregnancy||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Cardiac Failure Congestive||Diabetes Mellitus|
|Emotional Distress||Diabetes Mellitus||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus|
|Pulmonary Embolism||Hyperglycaemia||Tardive Dyskinesia|
|Pain||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control|
|Fatigue||Blood Cholesterol Increased|
|Fear Of Disease||Pain|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Diabetes Mellitus||Diabetes Mellitus|
|Hyperglycaemia||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus|
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Tardive Dyskinesia|
|Pain||Blood Cholesterol Increased|
|Pulmonary Infarction||Homicidal Ideation|
|Fear Of Disease||Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control|
|Anxiety||Coronary Artery Disease|
|High Risk Pregnancy||Pancreatitis|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||n/a||Pain||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Diabetes Mellitus||Schizoaffective Disorder||Lower Limb Fracture|
|Emotional Distress||Diabetes Mellitus||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||Syphilis|
|Pulmonary Embolism||Homicidal Ideation||Pancreatitis||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus|
|Cholelithiasis||Self-injurious Ideation||Blood Cholesterol Increased||Psychotic Disorder|
|Abdominal Pain||Obesity||Tardive Dyskinesia||Mania|
|High Risk Pregnancy||Tardive Dyskinesia||Headache||Delusion|
|Dyspnoea||Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus||Cardiac Failure Congestive||Diabetes Mellitus|
|Anxiety||Renal Failure Chronic||Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||Bipolar Disorder|
|Pulmonary Infarction||Pancreatitis Acute||Acute Myocardial Infarction|
|Fatigue||Diabetic Ketoacidosis||Coronary Artery Disease|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Metformin (metformin hydrochloride) is often used to treat type 2 diabetes. Marijuana (marijuana) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Metformin is used in:
- Marijuana is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Metformin alternatives:
- Marijuana alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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