Review: Suboxone and Effexor
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Suboxone and Effexor. It is created by eHealthMe based on 117 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Suboxone (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal.
Effexor (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
On Oct, 18, 2013: 117 people who reported to have interactions when taking Suboxone, Effexor are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride)
- Effexor (venlafaxine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Suboxone, Effexor:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|3||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||15|
|4||Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)||13|
|6||Cellulitis (infection under the skin)||13|
|7||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)||12|
|9||Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||12|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Suboxone, Effexor:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Somnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)||6|
|3||Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||6|
|4||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (interfere with normal social, occupational, or other functioning. are not due to another medical condition, drug use, or discontinuation)||5|
|6||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||4|
|8||Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder)||3|
|9||Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood)||3|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By tlcfisher: What would cause a false positive for valium? i.e. i didnt take it, but has shown up in several of my urine test
(for a 32 year old woman who takes Suboxone, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Melatonin, Benadryl, Excedrin, Ranitidine)
I've been going to my Suboxone doctor for over a year now. In that time all I have done (as far as "narcotic" go) is my Suboxone and when my grandpa passed she wrote me a small script, on 2 different occasion for Xanax 0.5 (which I was actually able to hold onto until about a month ago..) Well, yest ...
(Number of patients like tlcfisher: 1,929)
- By almany: Side effects and/or interactions
(for a 86 year old woman who has Insomnia Related To Another Mental Condition, and takes Effexor, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Xanax)
patient 86 yrs has been diagnosed with dementia. has been taking these at night,the trazodone was increase since summer 2013.Patient has experienced loss of appetite,insomnia,and feebleness/weakness in limbs. Thank you for your assistance!
(Number of patients like almany: 3,897)
- By maryalice: Is high ck (702) related to parkinson's
(for a 61 year old woman who has Colitis, Acid Reflux, Parkinson's, and takes Sinemet, Mirapex, Artane, Effexor, Pantoprazole, Aminosalicylic Acid)
High ck led to taking a statin as a prophylactic, which was discontinued when I had a normal angiogram one month later my ck is still high. It was 702, a month later it is 678. What should I do?
(Number of patients like maryalice: 4,921)
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- By carolinewhitney: Effexor xr 150 mg and phentermine 37.5 mg
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- By loislane56: Polymyalgia rheumatica
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- By Cococounty925530: Thinking about methadone maintenance? don't do it
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I'm on Methadone Maintenance Therapy (MMT) after failing to stay off of chronic and illicit use of heroin, dilaudid, and methamphetamines. I tried going clean using the subutex/ suboxone method twice and wasn't able to stop using the other drugs. With MMT I am clean of the illicit drugs, but I ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride) is often used to treat opiate withdrawal. Effexor (venlafaxine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Suboxone is used in:
- Effexor is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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