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Review: could Marijuana cause Restless leg syndrome?

Summary: Restless leg syndrome could be caused by Marijuana, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Omeprazole, and have Nausea.

We study 992 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.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 1,002 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 8 people (0.80%) have Restless Leg Syndrome. They amount to 0.01% of all the 67,322 people who have Restless Leg Syndrome on eHealthMe.

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. Insomnia (4 people, 50.00%)
  4. Mood swings (4 people, 50.00%)
  5. Multiple sclerosis relapse (2 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

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

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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