Review: taking Suboxone and Marijuana together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Suboxone and Marijuana together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Suboxone and Marijuana. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 107 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Suboxone

Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in drug dependence. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 15,624 users)

Marijuana

Marijuana has active ingredients of marijuana. It is often used in drug abuse and dependence. (latest outcomes from Marijuana 2,737 users)

On Sep, 16, 2016

107 people who take Suboxone, Marijuana are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Suboxone and Marijuana drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Suboxone:
  • < 1 month: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Marijuana:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Suboxone:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
Marijuana:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Suboxone:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Marijuana:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 20-29: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 30-39: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug abuse
  • drug dependence
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • abdominal pain upper
  • arthralgia
  • detoxification
  • dizziness postural
  • ileus
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • volvulus
1 - 6 months:
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • cleft palate
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • premature baby
  • acne cystic
  • facial palsy
  • fibrocystic breast disease
  • menstruation irregular
  • muscular weakness
  • oily skin
6 - 12 months:
  • drug abuse
  • drug dependence
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • substance abuse
  • convulsion
  • nausea
  • premature delivery
  • abdominal pain upper
  • arthralgia
  • back pain
1 - 2 years:
  • drug abuse
  • drug dependence
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • alcohol abuse
  • anxiety
  • arthropod bite
  • completed suicide
  • confusional state
2 - 5 years:
  • arthropod bite
  • asthenia
  • anxiety
  • decreased appetite
  • drug abuse
  • headache
  • pain
  • substance abuse
  • abdominal discomfort
  • acne cystic
5 - 10 years:
  • lethargy
10+ years:
  • lethargy
not specified:
  • drug abuse
  • substance abuse
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • drug dependence
  • drug screen positive
  • death
  • overdose
  • anxiety
  • drug diversion
  • insomnia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • substance abuse
  • drug abuse
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • loss of consciousness
  • vomiting
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • acne cystic
  • drug dependence
  • dyspnoea
  • facial palsy
male:
  • drug abuse
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • drug dependence
  • substance abuse
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anxiety
  • death
  • convulsion
  • arthralgia
  • detoxification

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • diarrhoea
  • drug withdrawal syndrome neonatal
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • irritability
2-9:
  • accidental drug intake by child
  • brain injury
  • drug screen positive
  • loss of consciousness
10-19:
  • drug toxicity
  • drug abuse
  • accidental overdose
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • diarrhoea
  • drug screen positive
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • euphoric mood
  • feeling of body temperature change
20-29:
  • drug abuse
  • substance abuse
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • drug dependence
  • insomnia
  • anxiety
  • overdose
  • convulsion
  • decreased appetite
  • delirium
30-39:
  • substance abuse
  • convulsion
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • anxiety
  • arthropod bite
  • confusional state
  • depression
  • epilepsy
  • fatigue
  • hepatitis c
40-49:
  • death
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • cardiac arrest
  • respiratory arrest
  • drug abuse
  • poisoning
  • disturbance in social behaviour
  • drug dependence
  • hyperhidrosis
  • substance abuse
50-59:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • arthralgia
  • detoxification
  • dizziness postural
  • drug abuse
  • drug dependence
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • ileus
  • musculoskeletal pain
  • volvulus
60+:
  • cleft palate
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • nystagmus
  • vertigo
  • vomiting

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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