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Review: could Suboxone cause Bad dreams (Nightmares)?





Summary: Bad dreams is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Drug dependence.

We study 7,235 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 75 have Bad dreams. Find out below who they are, when they have Bad dreams and more.

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Suboxone

Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 8,267 users)

Bad dreams

Bad dreams (unpleasant dreams) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.(latest reports from Bad dreams 14,120 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 7,229 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 75 people (1.04%) have Bad Dreams.

Trend of Bad dreams in Suboxone reports

Time on Suboxone when people have Bad dreams * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Bad dreams18.75%68.75%0.00%6.25%6.25%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Bad dreams46.39%53.61%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bad dreams0.00%0.00%0.00%11.70%28.72%9.57%28.72%21.28%

Severity of Bad dreams when taking Suboxone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Bad dreams0.00%0.00%75.00%25.00%

How people recovered from Bad dreams ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Bad dreams0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Drug dependence (27 people, 36.00%)
  2. Back pain (6 people, 8.00%)
  3. Drug withdrawal syndrome (6 people, 8.00%)
  4. Neck pain (6 people, 8.00%)
  5. Breakthrough pain (6 people, 8.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Xanax (12 people, 16.00%)
  2. Subutex (7 people, 9.33%)
  3. Oxycontin (6 people, 8.00%)
  4. Roxicodone (6 people, 8.00%)
  5. Opana (6 people, 8.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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