Only 7% of everyone responds as Normal to all drugs. YOU will likely not receive the right medicines unless You and your healthcare professionals know your personal genetic responses to drugs. People also respond to Medical Cannabinoids differently based on their gene variants.

How Americans Respond to Rx:

  • 93% do not respond “as a normal metabolizer” to Rx drugs
  • 75% do not respond to cancer Rx drugs
  • 75% of all doctor visits involve Rx drug therapy
  • 73% of all ER hospital visits involve Rx drug therapy
  • 70% of people take Rx drugs
  • 55% of all pain Rx drugs are ineffective
  • 50% do not respond to arthritis Rx drugs
  • 49% take at least one Rx drug in past 30 days
  • 48% do not respond to migraine Rx drugs
  • 43% do not respond to diabetes Rx drugs
  • 38% do not respond to depression Rx drugs
  • 29% take at least 5 Rx drugs
  • 20% do not fill their Rx drug prescriptions when their doctor first prescribes their medication
  • 19% of women ages 50 - 64 take antidepressant Rx drugs
  • 13% of overall population take antidepressant Rx drugs

  • $213B could be saved in healthcare costs by reducing medication overuse, underuse and other flaws in care that cause complications that can create longer & more-expensive treatments
  • Patient out-of-pocket costs have increased double digits each year for past several years
  • Most commonly prescribed Rx drugs are used for medical conditions with gastointestinal problems followed by those with behavoiral issues
  • Over 75% of people who use medcial Cannabis( MMJ) do so because of pain
  • 125,000 deaths a year and 10% of all ER hospitalizations are caused by failure by patients to follow Rx prescriptions

Medication non-adherence can have a number of causes: patients don’t like side effects, or their lack of symptoms makes them believe they don’t need Rx drugs anymore; find it difficult to take Rx, as those to prevent recurrence of cancers—for years on end when they don’t have any proof they’re working; some simply forget. While all of these are factors, the biggest reason people don’t take their medications is $ cost!

How Americans Respond to MMJ: You may respond to Medical Cannabis differently than other people… just like you may respond differently each prescription medication. Drug Inhibiotrs can play a huge role in determining the effectiveness of MMJ and for the Rx prescription drugs you may take.