Recreational Marijuana Use And Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Population-based Analysis Of Hospitalized Patients In The United States

Stroke

Key Findings

While correlation is not causation marijuana, tobacco, cocaine, and amphetamine usage were found to increase the statistical likelihood of stroke.

Information and Links


Link: Recreational Marijuana Use And Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Population-based Analysis Of Hospitalized Patients In The United States

Year: 2016

DOI: 10.1016/j.jns.2016.01.066


Ratings

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Stroke — -3


No shown efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Stroke according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabis, cocaine, amphetamine, tobacco