Review: could Olanzapine cause Marijuana abuse?
This is a review of Marijuana abuse (Drug abuse) by studying 11,348 people who take Olanzapine. We analyze: the time on Olanzapine when people have Marijuana abuse, gender and age of these people, the severity of Marijuana abuse, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Olanzapine. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Olanzapine (latest outcomes from 11,548 users) has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder, bipolar i disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Olanzapine include completed suicide, agitation, overdose, agitation aggravated, drowsiness.
Marijuana abuse (latest reports from 44,648 patients) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, back pain.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 11,348 people reported to have side effects when taking Olanzapine. Among them, 62 people (0.55%) have Marijuana Abuse. They amount to 0.14% of all the 44,648 people who have Marijuana Abuse.
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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