Review: could Marijuana cause Abnormal Heart Rhythms?


Abnormal heart rhythms is found among people who take Marijuana, especially for people who are male, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression . We study 1,813 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Abnormal heart rhythms. Find out below who they are, when they have Abnormal heart rhythms and more.

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Marijuana has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in drug abuse and dependence. (latest outcomes from Marijuana 2,060 users)

Abnormal Heart Rhythms

Abnormal heart rhythms has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, weakness, arrhythmias, chest pain (latest reports from 88,692 Abnormal heart rhythms patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

1,813 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana.
Among them, 27 people (1.49%) have Abnormal Heart Rhythms

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Marijuana cause Abnormal heart rhythms?

Time on Marijuana when people have Abnormal Heart Rhythms *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 100 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Abnormal Heart Rhythms when taking Marijuana *:

  • female: 48.15 %
  • male: 51.85 %

Age of people who have Abnormal Heart Rhythms when taking Marijuana *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 4 %
  • 20-29: 40 %
  • 30-39: 24 %
  • 40-49: 8 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 4 %

Severity if Abnormal Heart Rhythms when taking Marijuana **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Abnormal Heart Rhythms **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (5 people)
  • Contraception (4 people)
  • Neuralgia (3 people)
  • Fibromyalgia (3 people)
  • Hypertension (2 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (6 people)
  • Methamphetamine (5 people)
  • Skeletal Muscle Relaxant (4 people)
  • Nuvaring (4 people)
  • Acetylcysteine (4 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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