I am a
Home I AM A Search Login

Papers of the Week

2019 Oct

J Consult Clin Psychol



Perceived health, medical, and psychiatric conditions in individual and dual-use of marijuana and nonprescription opioids.


Frohe T, Beseler CL, Mendoza AM, Cottler LB, Leeman RF
J Consult Clin Psychol. 2019 Oct; 87(10):859-871.
PMID: 31556663.


Marijuana and nonprescription opioids remain the two most commonly used illicit substances in the United States. They have commonalities, yet the use of both at the same time may have a greater impact on psychological and health outcomes. Research is needed to determine whether dual-use is associated with more negative outcomes than individual substance use.