Review: could Marijuana cause Edema?


Summary

Edema is found among people who take Marijuana, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Radiation Therapy, and have Breast cancer metastatic . We study 2,475 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Edema. Find out below who they are, when they have Edema 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)

Edema

Edema (excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, drug ineffective, swelling, joint pain (latest reports from 38,785 Edema patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

2,475 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana.
Among them, 18 people (0.73%) have Edema


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Marijuana cause Edema?

Time on Marijuana when people have Edema *:

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

Gender of people who have Edema when taking Marijuana *:

  • female: 58.33 %
  • male: 41.67 %

Age of people who have Edema when taking Marijuana *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 9.09 %
  • 30-39: 9.09 %
  • 40-49: 36.36 %
  • 50-59: 45.45 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Edema when taking Marijuana **:

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

How people recovered from Edema **:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (11 people, 61.11%)
  • Breast Cancer Metastatic (11 people, 61.11%)
  • Hypercalcaemia (6 people, 33.33%)
  • Plasma Cell Myeloma (1 person, 5.56%)
  • Pain (1 person, 5.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (17 people, 94.44%)
  • Radiation Therapy (17 people, 94.44%)
  • Prilosec (13 people, 72.22%)
  • Singulair (11 people, 61.11%)
  • Acyclovir (11 people, 61.11%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (17 people, 94.44%)
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (17 people, 94.44%)
  • Back Pain (17 people, 94.44%)
  • Anxiety (17 people, 94.44%)
  • Bone Disorder (14 people, 77.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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