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 7,276 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 has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from 8,301 Suboxone users)
Bad dreams (unpleasant dreams) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 14,339 Bad dreams patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 7,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 75 people (1.03%) have Bad Dreams.
Time on Suboxone when people have Bad dreams * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bad dreams||18.75%||68.75%||0.00%||6.25%||6.25%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bad dreams when taking Suboxone * :
|Bad dreams||46.39%||53.61% |
Age of people who have Bad dreams when taking Suboxone * :
|Bad dreams||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.70%||28.72%||9.57%||28.72%||21.28% |
Severity of Bad dreams when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Bad dreams||0.00%||0.00%||75.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Bad dreams ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Bad dreams||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (27 people, 36.00%)
- Back pain (6 people, 8.00%)
- Drug withdrawal syndrome (6 people, 8.00%)
- Neck pain (6 people, 8.00%)
- Breakthrough pain (6 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (12 people, 16.00%)
- Subutex (7 people, 9.33%)
- Oxycontin (6 people, 8.00%)
- Roxicodone (6 people, 8.00%)
- Opana (6 people, 8.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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