Review: could Olanzapine cause Marijuana abuse?
We study 11,942 people who have side effects while taking Olanzapine from FDA and social media. Among them, 62 have Marijuana abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Marijuana abuse and more.
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Olanzapine (latest outcomes from 12,146 users) has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Marijuana abuse (latest reports from 45,530 patients) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 11,941 people reported to have side effects when taking Olanzapine. Among them, 62 people (0.52%) have Marijuana Abuse. They amount to 0.14% of all the 45,530 people who have Marijuana Abuse on eHealthMe.
Time on Olanzapine when people have Marijuana abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Marijuana abuse||64.29%||21.43%||0.00%||0.00%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Marijuana abuse when taking Olanzapine * :
|Marijuana abuse||40.26%||59.74% |
Age of people who have Marijuana abuse when taking Olanzapine * :
|Marijuana abuse||0.00%||0.00%||11.27%||15.49%||45.07%||16.90%||2.82%||8.45% |
Severity of Marijuana abuse when taking Olanzapine ** :
How people recovered from Marijuana abuse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (16 people, 25.81%)
- Bipolar disorder (9 people, 14.52%)
- Mania (9 people, 14.52%)
- Tremor (8 people, 12.90%)
- Ill-defined disorder (7 people, 11.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Quetiapine (13 people, 20.97%)
- Risperdal (9 people, 14.52%)
- Propranolol (8 people, 12.90%)
- Lithium (8 people, 12.90%)
- Unspecified psychiatric medication (7 people, 11.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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