Review: could Clozaril cause Marijuana Abuse?


Marijuana abuse is found among people who take Clozaril, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Schizophrenia . We study 28,289 people who have side effects while taking Clozaril from FDA and social media. Among them, 119 have Marijuana abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Marijuana abuse and more.

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Clozaril has active ingredients of clozapine. It is often used in schizophrenia. (latest outcomes from Clozaril 28,658 users)

Marijuana Abuse

Marijuana abuse has been reported by people with intentional overdose, drowsiness, drug abuse and dependence, multiple drug overdose, drug toxicity (latest reports from 20,490 Marijuana abuse patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

28,289 people reported to have side effects when taking Clozaril.
Among them, 119 people (0.42%) have Marijuana Abuse

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clozaril cause Marijuana abuse?

Time on Clozaril when people have Marijuana Abuse *:

  • < 1 month: 18.75 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.25 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 31.25 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.5 %
  • 10+ years: 6.25 %

Gender of people who have Marijuana Abuse when taking Clozaril *:

  • female: 7.63 %
  • male: 92.37 %

Age of people who have Marijuana Abuse when taking Clozaril *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 25.71 %
  • 30-39: 41.43 %
  • 40-49: 21.43 %
  • 50-59: 8.57 %
  • 60+: 2.86 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Schizophrenia (78 people)
  • Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (9 people)
  • Salivary Hypersecretion (9 people)
  • Anxiety (7 people)
  • Fibrin D Dimer Increased (4 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Omeprazole (12 people)
  • Diazepam (10 people)
  • Amisulpride (10 people)
  • Heroin (7 people)
  • Seroquel (6 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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