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Possible Interaction: Marijuana and Psychotropic Drugs

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Furthermore, it has been well demonstrated that cannabis intake in adolescence may facilitate the transition to the use and/or abuse of other psychotropic drugs , hence properly being considered a 'gateway drug'.
CNS & neurological disorders drug targets  •  2017  |  View Paper
Soon after the discovery of cannabis by western societies, its psychotropic effects overshadowed its medical benefits.
Drug testing and analysis  •  2014  |  View Paper
In fact, the use of compounds containing Cannabis and their introduction in clinical practice is still controversial and strongly limited by unavoidable psychotropic effects.
Molecules  •  2014  |  View Paper
Clinicians and patients should be aware of and fully discuss the significant number of potential adverse effects of cannabis use , several of which might impede patients' participation in beneficial psychotherapeutic , social, and medical interventions.
The Journal of nervous and mental disease  •  2020  |  View Paper
The high frequency and increasing use of cannabis invites the need for healthcare providers to familiarize themselves with potential DDIs in persons receiving select psychotropic agents , and additionally consuming medical marijuana and/or recreational marijuana.
Expert opinion on drug safety  •  2018  |  View Paper
Cannabis users also appear to use other psychoactive drugs more frequently than noncannabis users.
IUBMB life  •  2011  |  View Paper
Though clinical trials demonstrate benefits in alleviating chronic and neuropathic pain, there is also significant potential physical and psychotropic side-effects of cannabis.
The Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine  •  2011  |  View Paper
Daily marijuana use has been shown to correlate positively with the use of other psychoactive drugs and with school truancy.
American journal of diseases of children  •  1986  |  View Paper
In migraine pain, cannabis has a promising analgesic action, which, however, is associated with side psychotropic effects.
International journal of molecular sciences  •  2021  |  View Paper
Additionally, the use of marijuana often precedes the use of other psychoactive drugs including cocaine, especially when marijuana exposure begins during early adolescence.
Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior  •  2012  |  View Paper
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