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Review: could Marijuana cause Loose bowel movements?

Summary: Loose bowel movements could be caused by Marijuana, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Ativan, and have Fibromyalgia.

We study 994 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Loose bowel movements. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose bowel movements and more.

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Marijuana

Marijuana (latest outcomes from 1,277 users) has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Loose bowel movements

Loose bowel movements (weak bowel movement) (latest reports from 1,089,014 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 992 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 38 people (3.83%) have Loose Bowel Movements. They amount to 0.00% of all the 1,091,136 people who have Loose Bowel Movements on eHealthMe.

Trend of Loose bowel movements in Marijuana reports

Time on Marijuana when people have Loose bowel movements * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Loose bowel movements0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Loose bowel movements when taking Marijuana * :

FemaleMale
Loose bowel movements81.08%18.92%

Age of people who have Loose bowel movements when taking Marijuana * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loose bowel movements0.00%0.00%0.00%10.81%21.62%21.62%35.14%10.81%

Severity of Loose bowel movements when taking Marijuana ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Loose bowel movements0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%

How people recovered from Loose bowel movements ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Loose bowel movements0.00%33.33%66.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Fibromyalgia (11 people, 28.95%)
  2. Breast cancer (9 people, 23.68%)
  3. Granulocytopenia (9 people, 23.68%)
  4. Neuropathy peripheral (7 people, 18.42%)
  5. Contraception (5 people, 13.16%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Ativan (16 people, 42.11%)
  2. Zometa (14 people, 36.84%)
  3. Vitamin d (14 people, 36.84%)
  4. Metoclopramide (14 people, 36.84%)
  5. Neurontin (13 people, 34.21%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Im having a severe Diarrhea and frequent bowel movement. I was told by the Dr that it might be IBS. but i figured out with time that just when i dont Smoke Marijuana i get Bowel movement and as long as im smoking in it im fine.
    So i came up with it might be result of excessive smoking throught the 2 years that i been on MJ, I want to quit i just want to know if there is anything that can help my bowel movement during the time im quitting smoking .

    Reply

    CannabisTreatsCancer on Mar, 5, 2014:

    Cannabis Extracts are healing several medical conditions such as diabetes, IBS, inoperable brain cancers, prostate cancers, lung cancers, etc. If you are worried about "craving" Cannabis, don't worry, we are ALL born with an ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM. Only purpose is to process cannabinoids, which our bodies actually produce in small quantities. Breast milk contains cannabinoids as well, so we are not only born with a system to receive them, our mother's are providing it to us from birth. All facts, you can Google it all. I host a Facebook group called Cannabis Oil Sucess Stories and we are over 14,000 members, largest in the world.

    Ask or research, the facts are the facts. Thanks for permitting me to inform!

    Jon

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    Intellekt on Mar, 1, 2014:

    I have the same exact problem..excessive diarrhea for the past 2 months and have no clue how to stop it..was thinking about smoking again to see if i get a regular bowel movement..please let me know if you have found a way to stop it..thanks

    Reply

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • episodes of extreme weakness and fatigue accompanied by uncontrollable sweating despite feeling cold. Can be controlled by quick carbohydrate consumption.

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