Review: could Marijuana cause Shingles (Herpes zoster)?
Summary: Shingles is reported only by a few people who take Marijuana.
We study 1,087 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 has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 1,387 Marijuana users)
Shingles (a painful, contagious rash caused by the chickenpox virus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 22,710 Shingles patients)
On Mar, 16, 2015: 1,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 1 people (0.09%) has Shingles.
Time on Marijuana when people have Shingles * :
Gender of people who have Shingles when taking Marijuana * :
Age of people who have Shingles when taking Marijuana * :
Severity of Shingles when taking Marijuana ** :
How people recovered from Shingles ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Ankylosing spondylitis (1 people, 100.00%)
- Herpes virus infection (1 people, 100.00%)
- Pain (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (1 people, 100.00%)
- Actiq (1 people, 100.00%)
- Zinc (1 people, 100.00%)
- Zetia (1 people, 100.00%)
- Multi-vitamin (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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