Review: Metformin and Marijuana
Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Metformin and Marijuana together.
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.
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What are the drugs
Metformin (latest outcomes from 100,884 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.
Marijuana (latest outcomes from 1,347 users) has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 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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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- Could smoking marijuana once cause retinal detachment? after smoking a small amount of mj, my retina detached and i ended up having emergency surgery to mend it.
(Asked by a 63 year old man who has Glaucoma Congenital, and takes Marijuana, Latanoprost)
I had had laser surgery, cataract surgery much earlier--all successful. Members of my family have glaucoma and so do I. After hearing that marijuana might ease the glaucoma, I smoked one time. That night, my retina began to detach. Is there any causal relationship between the marijuana and the retin ...
- Has anyone taken marijuana after a anal fissure surgery ? i did took all the pain away i smoked it with a vaporizer.does anyone know the side effects or if i just ruined my future
(Asked by a 34 year old man who has Just Had Anal Fissure Surgery, and takes Marijuana)
I had this problem for a yr finaly had surgery the norcos made me feel good but gave me a bad headach and afterwards and needed more .The marijuana in a vaporizer easily had me walking again im just not sure if its harmful to my recovery? Help
- What drugs cause male breast enlargement
(Asked by a 62 year old man who has Hydrocele, Breast Enlargement, and takes Hydrochlorothiazide, Metformin)
At age 62 breast seam to enlarge over the last two years
- How to deal with low blood pressure caused by metformin
(Asked by a 75 year old man who has Low Blood Pressure, and takes Metformin)
I was on Accupril 5 mg for more than 10 years with little or no side effects. I was diagnosed with early Type 2 diabetes and the doctor prescribed Metformin 500 mg 2 tablets a day. After about 3 months, the blood pressure was too low 88 Sistolic 45 diastolic and suffered syncope. I reduced Accupr ...
- Can excessive consumption of marijuana cause sudden sleeping phobia which lasts longer (in days) ?
(Asked by a 25 year old man who has Sleep Disorder, and takes Alcohol, Marijuana)
I have been taking marijuana since 2 years and sleep a lot. I always had sleeping disorder like, If someone is doing anything in my room, I can't sleep. I always think of something before sleeping and then I will have some random dream and sleep long if undisturbed. If someone wakes me up in the mid ...
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- Pruritus ani. and marijuana
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- Ranexa and erectile dysfunction
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- Victoza and liver cancer (cholangiocarcinoma)
(Posted by a 59 year old man who has Anaemia Vitamin B12 Deficiency, Sleep Apnea, Hypertension, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Cholangiocarcinoma (liver Cancer), and takes Diovan, Atenolol, Metformin, Victoza)
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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:
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