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Table 2 Top 10 adverse effects – THC (n = 72 respondents) & CBD (n = 31 respondents)

From: Indications and administration practices amongst medical cannabis healthcare providers: a cross-sectional survey

RankAdverse effect% of RespondentsAdverse effect% of Respondents
1Fatigue, sedation65.3Fatigue, sedation67.7
3Dry mouth and eyes54.2Headache22.6
5Appetite stimulation37.5Dizziness12.9
6Impaired concentration36.1Dry mouth and eyes12.9
7Dysphoria34.7Impaired concentration12.9
8Impaired memory31.9Nausea, vomiting12.9
9Tachycardia, heart palpitations29.2Tachycardia, heart palpitations9.7
10Altered sense of time26.4Appetite stimulation6.5
  1. *This is a multiple response variable (i.e., Check all that apply). Percent of respondents, not responses. Does not sum to 100%