How effective is Suboxone for Withdrawal from opioids (Opiate withdrawal)?
Summary: 319 Suboxone users have rated its effectiveness for Withdrawal from opioids.
Overall ratings: 3.9/5
Long term ratings: 4.1/5
This is a review of how effective Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride) is for Withdrawal from opioids and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Suboxone
Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from 8,295 Suboxone users)
Withdrawal from opioids
Withdrawal from opioids can be treated by Suboxone, Methadone Hydrochloride, Subutex, Clonidine Hydrochloride, Methadose, Buprenorphine Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 788 Withdrawal From Opioids patients)
On Feb, 26, 2015: 319 people are studied for taking Suboxone in Withdrawal from opioids
Suboxone effectiveness for Withdrawal from opioids (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Suboxone for Withdrawal from opioids * :
|Withdrawal from opioids||49.84%||50.16% |
Age of people who take Suboxone for Withdrawal from opioids * :
|Withdrawal from opioids||0.00%||0.00%||1.88%||36.68%||36.99%||13.48%||10.03%||0.94% |
Who find Suboxone more effective for Withdrawal from opioids?
Gender of people who find Suboxone more effective * :
|Withdrawal from opioids||55.50%||44.50% |
Age of people who find Suboxone more effective * :
|Withdrawal from opioids||0.00%||0.00%||1.83%||38.99%||37.16%||11.93%||9.17%||0.92% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (4 weeks ago):
I think it was brought on by the Suboxone. I took 3-4 a day for approximately 4 years starting 11 years ago. Stopped them but realized they were helping with my depression. After trying every antidepressant with no help the Suboxone was wonderful. I got back on it but only taking 2-3 a day for another 2-3 years. Insurance stopped paying about 9 months ago. I continued to take them, but only 1 a day for another 1-2 years. Now, I take 1 occasionally. When I completely stopped the neuropathy gradually began. It was around Sept. I began to notice my feet felt like they were numb. With shoes on I felt like they were wet. I also noticed getting weaker and my family noticed I was walking slow, etc. Feel terrible with terrible problem of something like hot flashes, but those were over years ago. Have lots of nausea. My doctor used some type instrument and I have very little feeling on the bottom of my feet. He is sending me to a neurologist.
From this study (1 month ago):
Swelling around jawline. Seems to be a little more to one side.
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I never had any kind of breathing problem before i started taking suboxon. I was in the military and had plenty health check ups before hand. Several yrs after starting the suboxon, i started experiencing breathing problems and severe dizziness. After a yr of misdiagnosis my dr. Decided to do a lung biopsy after results from a xray and ct of lungs. After the biopsy was complete, i was told i had idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis! With a prognosis of 3-5 yrs. Even after all this, i was still perscribed suboxon every month. All the dr told me that the suboxon had nothing to do with my diagnosis! Well.....its been 2 yrs since my diagnosis and im still on suboxon. Only recently have the dr started to want to wing me off of the suboxon. All i know is i had no breathing issues prior to suboxon and now following the suboxon, i do!
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