Comparative Epidemiology Of Dependence On Tobacco, Alcohol, Controlled Substances, And Inhalants: Basic Findings From The National Comorbidity Survey

Addiction to Cannabis

Key Findings

A large-scale survey conducted across the U.S. on more than eight thousand people ages fifteen to fifty-four described possible drug dependence patterns as follows: most prevalent was cigarettes, next was heroin. Cocaine and alcohol followed, and cannabis ranked among the lowest.

Information and Links


Link: Comparative Epidemiology Of Dependence On Tobacco, Alcohol, Controlled Substances, And Inhalants: Basic Findings From The National Comorbidity Survey

Year: 1994

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/1064-1297.2.3.244


Ratings

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Addiction to Cannabis — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Addiction to Cannabis according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabis