Review: could Marijuana cause Atherosclerosis?


Summary

Atherosclerosis is reported only by a few people who take Marijuana. We study 2,475 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Atherosclerosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Atherosclerosis and more.

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Marijuana

Marijuana has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in drug abuse and dependence. (latest outcomes from Marijuana 2,737 users)

Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis (disorder of the arteries) has been reported by people with muscle aches, rashes, itching, skin blushing/flushing, fatigue (latest reports from 11,896 Atherosclerosis patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

2,475 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana.
Among them, 2 people (0.08%) have Atherosclerosis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Marijuana cause Atherosclerosis?

Gender of people who have Atherosclerosis when taking Marijuana *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Mental Disorder (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Lipids Increased (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Hypothyroidism (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (2 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synthroid (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Strattera (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Nicorette (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Gemfibrozil (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Ammonium Lactate (2 people, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tobacco Withdrawal Symptoms (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Tobacco User (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Back Pain (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Arthralgia (2 people, 100.00%)
  • Adverse Drug Reaction (2 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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