Study: Potential Adverse Drug Events When Combining THC with Other Medication – TheJointBlog

  • This study summarizes potential adverse drug events related to THC when combined with other medications
  • Medical cannabis is typically prescribed for patients with severe conditions including inflammatory conditions (e.g., Crohn’s ), chronic pain , appetite loss , issues with sleep , immune system disorders , thermoregulation problems, cancer and more.
  • While the safety of THC and cannabis has been extrapolated from millennia of recreational use, medical marijuana programs have increased exposure among medically complex individuals with comorbid conditions and many co-prescribed medications.
  • Pharmacodynamic interactions include neurological effects, impact on the cardiovascular system, and risk of infection.

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