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Review: could Marijuana cause Shingles (Herpes zoster)?

We study 1,044 people who have side effects while taking Marijuana from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Shingles and more.

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Marijuana

Marijuana (latest outcomes from 1,345 users) has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Trend of marijuana reports

Shingles

Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) (latest reports from 118,095 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma.

Trend of Shingles reports

On Nov, 13, 2014: 1,044 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 1 people (0.10%) has Shingles.

Trend of Shingles in Marijuana reports

Time on Marijuana when people have Shingles * :

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Gender of people who have Shingles when taking Marijuana * :

FemaleMale
Shingles100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Shingles when taking Marijuana * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Shingles0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Shingles when taking Marijuana ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Shingles ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Ankylosing spondylitis (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Herpes virus infection (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Pain (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lisinopril (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Actiq (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Zinc (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Zetia (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Multi-vitamin (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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