Review: could Marijuana cause Abnormal heart rhythms (Arrhythmias)?
Summary: 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 Codeine, and have Birth control. We study 1,088 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 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 stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 1,391 Marijuana users)
Abnormal heart rhythms
Abnormal heart rhythms (irregular heartbeat) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, depression, diabetes. (latest reports from 46,004 Abnormal heart rhythms patients)
On May, 4, 2015: 1,088 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 13 people (1.19%) have Abnormal Heart Rhythms.
Time on Marijuana when people have Abnormal heart rhythms * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Marijuana * :
|Abnormal heart rhythms||38.46%||61.54% |
Age of people who have Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Marijuana * :
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||45.45%||0.00%||9.09%||36.36%||9.09% |
Severity of Abnormal heart rhythms when taking Marijuana ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Abnormal heart rhythms ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Abnormal heart rhythms||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (3 people, 23.08%)
- Drug dependence (1 people, 7.69%)
- Nausea (1 people, 7.69%)
- Depression (1 people, 7.69%)
- Depression - elderly (1 people, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Codeine (4 people, 30.77%)
- Methamphetamine (4 people, 30.77%)
- Acetylcysteine (4 people, 30.77%)
- Carisoprodol (3 people, 23.08%)
- Nuvaring (3 people, 23.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (3 years ago):
paul on Jul, 8, 2012:
I smoke cannabis and have recently been diagnosed with Bradycardia, however my aortic valve is faulty and the Bradycardia may well be generic
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