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Table 2 Primary symptoms treated with medicinal cannabis

From: Medical cannabis patterns of use and substitution for opioids & other pharmaceutical drugs, alcohol, tobacco, and illicit substances; results from a cross-sectional survey of authorized patients

Primary symptoms n (%)
Total study population 2032
Chronic pain 1184 (58.3%)
Anxiety 991 (48.8%)
Insomnia 939 (46.2%)
Stress 929 (45.8%)
Depression 767 (37.8)
Headache 505 (24.9%)
Appetite loss 371 (18.3%)
Nausea 343 (16.9%)
Spasms 241 (11.9%)
Gastrointestinal disorder 239 (11.8%)
Memory loss 83 (4.1%)
Other 49 (2.4%)
Seizures 48 (2.4%)
Intraocular eye pressure 23 (1.1%)