Marijuana and Muscle weakness - from FDA reports
Muscle weakness is found among people who take Marijuana, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ativan, and have Multiple sclerosis . We study 2,209 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA. Among them, 98 have Muscle weakness. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle weakness and more.
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Marijuana has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Marijuana 2,860 users)
Muscle weakness (a lack of muscle strength) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 279,146 Muscle weakness patients).
On Feb, 17, 2017
2,209 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana.
Among them, 98 people (4.44%) have Muscle Weakness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Marijuana when people have Muscle Weakness *:
- < 1 month: 50 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Weakness when taking Marijuana *:
- female: 59.57 %
- male: 40.43 %
Age of people who have Muscle Weakness when taking Marijuana *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.27 %
- 20-29: 13.92 %
- 30-39: 21.52 %
- 40-49: 13.92 %
- 50-59: 35.44 %
- 60+: 13.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Sclerosis (23 people, 23.47%)
- Pain (16 people, 16.33%)
- Depression (15 people, 15.31%)
- Fibromyalgia (14 people, 14.29%)
- Breast Cancer (9 people, 9.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ativan (23 people, 23.47%)
- Neurontin (22 people, 22.45%)
- Percocet (21 people, 21.43%)
- Oxycontin (16 people, 16.33%)
- Flexeril (16 people, 16.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (43 people, 43.88%)
- Stress And Anxiety (37 people, 37.76%)
- Fatigue (32 people, 32.65%)
- Dizziness (29 people, 29.59%)
- Depression (29 people, 29.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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