Adults Who Mix Cannabis with Opioids for Pain Report Higher Anxiety, Depression

They Have More Mental Health Issues Than Those Who Use Opioids Alone HOUSTON, Aug. 12 – A researcher from the University of Houston has found that adults who take prescription opioids for severe pain are more likely to have increased anxiety, depression and substance abuse issues if they also use marijuana. “Given the fact that cannabis potentially has analgesic properties, some people are turning to it to potentially manage their pain,” Andrew Rogers, said in […]