Review: could Suboxone cause Bad Dreams?


Bad dreams is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Opana, and have Drug dependence . We study 8,412 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 71 have Bad dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad dreams and more.

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Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in drug dependence. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 10,334 users)

Bad Dreams

Bad dreams has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, drug ineffective, feeling abnormal, suicidal ideation, neuropathy peripheral (latest reports from 15,400 Bad dreams patients).

On Aug, 22, 2016

8,412 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone.
Among them, 71 people (0.84%) have Bad Dreams

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Suboxone cause Bad dreams?

Time on Suboxone when people have Bad Dreams *:

  • < 1 month: 15.38 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 69.23 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.69 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Bad Dreams when taking Suboxone *:

  • female: 52.11 %
  • male: 47.89 %

Age of people who have Bad Dreams when taking Suboxone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 16.18 %
  • 30-39: 33.82 %
  • 40-49: 13.24 %
  • 50-59: 23.53 %
  • 60+: 13.24 %

Severity if Bad Dreams when taking Suboxone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 75 %
  • most severe: 25 %

How people recovered from Bad Dreams **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Drug Dependence (14 people)
  • Neck Pain (7 people)
  • Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (7 people)
  • Breakthrough Pain (7 people)
  • Back Pain (7 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Subutex (7 people)
  • Roxicodone (7 people)
  • Opana (7 people)
  • Oxycontin (6 people)
  • Oxycodone Hcl (6 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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