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Table 7 Logistic regression to analyze the effect of variables for those who selected yes for the question “Did you reduce or discontinue the use of other pharmacologic treatment modalities?”

From: Cannabidiol as a treatment for arthritis and joint pain: an exploratory cross-sectional study

Variable OR 95% CI P value
Type of arthritis
 Osteoarthritis Ref.   
 Other autoimmune arthritis 1.19 0.53–2.66 0.679
 Rheumatoid arthritis 0.63 0.35–1.12 0.116
Frequency of CBD use
 < Once a month Ref.   
 Once a month 4.15 0.83–20.83 0.084
 Once a week 2.46 0.62–9.74 0.199
 Once a day 5.98 1.68–21.32 0.006*
 More than once a day 16.91 4.63–61.72 <0.001*
Duration of CBD use
 Less than 30 days Ref.   
 1–6 months 1.18 0.50–2.75 0.71
 6 months–1 year 2.42 0.96–6.10 0.061
 1–3 years 2.38 0.99–5.68 0.052
 >3 years 3.61 1.22–10.69 0.020*
  1. Logistical regression model controlled for age, gender, and ethnicity as covariates
  2. CBD cannabidiol, OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval, % percent, Ref. reference
  3. *Statistically significant (P < 0.05)