Review: could Marijuana cause Suicidal thoughts?
This is a review of Suicidal thoughts (Suicidal Ideation) by studying 981 people who take Marijuana. We analyze: the time on Marijuana when people have Suicidal thoughts, gender and age of these people, the severity of Suicidal thoughts, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Marijuana. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Marijuana (latest outcomes from 1,259 users) has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in stress and anxiety, acupuncture and pain. Commonly reported side effects of Marijuana include stress and anxiety, pain exacerbated, pain, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
Suicidal thoughts (latest reports from 263,117 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 981 people reported to have side effects when taking Marijuana. Among them, 65 people (6.63%) have Suicidal Thoughts. They amount to 0.02% of all the 263,117 people who have Suicidal Thoughts.
Time on Marijuana when people have Suicidal thoughts * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Suicidal thoughts||66.67%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Suicidal thoughts when taking Marijuana * :
|Suicidal thoughts||68.27%||31.73% |
Age of people who have Suicidal thoughts when taking Marijuana * :
|Suicidal thoughts||0.00%||0.00%||4.95%||2.97%||7.92%||73.27%||10.89%||0.00% |
Severity of Suicidal thoughts when taking Marijuana ** :
How people recovered from Suicidal thoughts ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (64 people, 98.46%)
- Neck pain (61 people, 93.85%)
- Back pain (61 people, 93.85%)
- Intervertebral disc protrusion (61 people, 93.85%)
- Spinal column stenosis (60 people, 92.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tysabri (60 people, 92.31%)
- Prozac (30 people, 46.15%)
- Ativan (29 people, 44.62%)
- Singulair (28 people, 43.08%)
- Zometa (28 people, 43.08%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Started having grand mal seizures at age 24. Have had over 50 seizures, all grand mal and all sever in length and recovery time. Severe loss of memory. Accompanied by 3 strokes. Two TIA and one causing left body from shoulder down for weeks. Cannot drive. Cannot work. Longest length in between episodes is a little over a month. Single mother concerned for my son's and my own safety. Idiopathic. Tried MANY different regiments of medications. Breakthrough severe seizures always occur. Have see. Seen many specialist all test preformed, no solid answers at all. NO history of epilepsy or seizure disorder in family. At a loss. Please help me get my life back.
From this study (16 hours ago):
Started having grand mal seizures at age 24. Have had over 50 seizures, all grand mal and all sever in length and recovery time. Severe loss of memory. Accompanied by 3 strokes. Two TIA and one causing left body from shoulder down for weeks. Cannot drive. Cannot work. Longest length in between episodes is a little over a month. Single mother concerned for my son's and my own safety. Idiopathic. Tried MANY different regiments of medications. Breakthrough severe seizures always occur. Have see. Seen many specialist, all test preformed, no solid answers at all. NO history of epilepsy or seizure disorder in family. At a loss. Please help me get my life back.
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