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Review: could Olanzapine cause Marijuana abuse (Drug abuse)?





Summary: Marijuana abuse is found among people who take Olanzapine, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Quetiapine, and have Schizophrenia.

We study 11,953 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

Olanzapine has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Olanzapine 12,158 users)

Marijuana abuse

Marijuana abuse has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Marijuana abuse 10,396 patients)

On Nov, 25, 2014: 11,949 people reported to have side effects when taking Olanzapine. Among them, 62 people (0.52%) have Marijuana Abuse.

Trend of Marijuana abuse in Olanzapine reports

Time on Olanzapine when people have Marijuana abuse * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Marijuana abuse64.29%21.43%0.00%0.00%14.29%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Marijuana abuse when taking Olanzapine * :

FemaleMale
Marijuana abuse40.26%59.74%

Age of people who have Marijuana abuse when taking Olanzapine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Marijuana abuse0.00%0.00%11.27%15.49%45.07%16.90%2.82%8.45%

Severity of Marijuana abuse when taking Olanzapine ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Marijuana abuse ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (16 people, 25.81%)
  2. Bipolar disorder (9 people, 14.52%)
  3. Mania (9 people, 14.52%)
  4. Tremor (8 people, 12.90%)
  5. Ill-defined disorder (7 people, 11.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Quetiapine (13 people, 20.97%)
  2. Risperdal (9 people, 14.52%)
  3. Propranolol (8 people, 12.90%)
  4. Lithium (8 people, 12.90%)
  5. 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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