Review: could Marijuana cause Atrial fibrillation?
Summary: Atrial fibrillation could be caused by Marijuana, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, also take Cardiac medications, and have Chest pain.
We study 992 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Atrial fibrillation. Find out below who they are, when they have Atrial fibrillation and more.
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On Apr, 14, 2014: 992 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 2 people (0.20%) have Atrial Fibrillation. They amount to 0.00% of all the 378,870 people who have Atrial Fibrillation on eHealthMe.
Time on Marijuana when people have Atrial fibrillation * :
Gender of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Marijuana * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who have Atrial fibrillation when taking Marijuana * :
|Atrial fibrillation||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Atrial fibrillation when taking Marijuana ** :
How people recovered from Atrial fibrillation ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Chest pain (2 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Cardiac medications (2 people, 100.00%)
- Ultram (2 people, 100.00%)
- Nucynta (2 people, 100.00%)
- Coumadin (2 people, 100.00%)
- Buprenorphine (2 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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