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Review: could Marijuana cause Loose bowel movements (Diarrhea)?
We study 1,028 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 (latest outcomes from 1,327 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 1,103,712 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.
On Sep, 15, 2014: 1,028 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 38 people (3.70%) have Loose Bowel Movements.
Time on Marijuana when people have Loose bowel movements * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loose bowel movements when taking Marijuana * :
|Loose bowel movements||81.08%||18.92% |
Age of people who have Loose bowel movements when taking Marijuana * :
|Loose bowel movements||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.81%||21.62%||21.62%||35.14%||10.81% |
Severity of Loose bowel movements when taking Marijuana ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loose bowel movements||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Loose bowel movements ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loose bowel movements||0.00%||33.33%||66.67% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (11 people, 28.95%)
- Breast cancer (9 people, 23.68%)
- Granulocytopenia (9 people, 23.68%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (7 people, 18.42%)
- Contraception (5 people, 13.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (16 people, 42.11%)
- Zometa (14 people, 36.84%)
- Vitamin d (14 people, 36.84%)
- Metoclopramide (14 people, 36.84%)
- 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 (4 weeks 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 .
Samuel on Aug, 2, 2014:
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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
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jac206 on Jul, 11, 2014:
Miralax helps im a male and sometimes after weed ill get diarrhea and sometimes i wont . mainly happens with purps for some reason just get miralax and mix it with grape juice
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