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Review: could Marijuana cause Restless leg syndrome?





Summary: Restless leg syndrome is found among people who take Marijuana, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Nausea.

We study 1,050 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Restless leg syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless leg syndrome and more.

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Marijuana

Marijuana has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Marijuana 1,354 users)

Restless leg syndrome

Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Restless leg syndrome 16,008 patients)

On Dec, 12, 2014: 1,050 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 8 people (0.76%) have Restless Leg Syndrome.

Trend of Restless leg syndrome in Marijuana reports

Time on Marijuana when people have Restless leg syndrome * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Restless leg syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Marijuana * :

FemaleMale
Restless leg syndrome100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Marijuana * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Restless leg syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%62.50%0.00%0.00%25.00%

Severity of Restless leg syndrome when taking Marijuana ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Restless leg syndrome0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Restless leg syndrome ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Restless leg syndrome0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Nausea (5 people, 62.50%)
  2. Pain (5 people, 62.50%)
  3. Mood swings (4 people, 50.00%)
  4. Insomnia (4 people, 50.00%)
  5. Fibromyalgia (2 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Omeprazole (7 people, 87.50%)
  2. Propranolol (5 people, 62.50%)
  3. Cocaine (5 people, 62.50%)
  4. Vicodin es (5 people, 62.50%)
  5. Seroquel (5 people, 62.50%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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