Review: could Suboxone cause Adrenal insufficiency?
Summary: Adrenal insufficiency is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Suboxone tablet, and have Drug dependence.
We study 7,270 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Adrenal insufficiency. Find out below who they are, when they have Adrenal insufficiency and more.
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Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from 8,301 Suboxone users)
Adrenal insufficiency (condition in which the adrenal glands do not produce adequate amounts of steroids) has been reported by people with asthma, osteoporosis, hiv infection, rheumatoid arthritis, pain. (latest reports from 3,221 Adrenal insufficiency patients)
On Feb, 26, 2015: 7,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 6 people (0.08%) have Adrenal Insufficiency.
Time on Suboxone when people have Adrenal insufficiency * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Adrenal insufficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Adrenal insufficiency when taking Suboxone * :
|Adrenal insufficiency||57.14%||42.86% |
Age of people who have Adrenal insufficiency when taking Suboxone * :
|Adrenal insufficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||42.86%||28.57%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Adrenal insufficiency when taking Suboxone ** :
How people recovered from Adrenal insufficiency ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (6 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Suboxone tablet (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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