eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?


Related topic: Suboxone, Diarrhea

Review: could Suboxone cause Diarrhea?

Summary: Diarrhea could be caused by Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Subutex, and have Drug dependence.

We study 7,167 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 210 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can personalize 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media to your gender and age.

More tools

Suboxone

Suboxone (latest outcomes from 8,182 users) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal.

Diarrhea

Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,089,142 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, depression.

On Apr, 8, 2014: 7,068 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 210 people (2.97%) have Diarrhea. They amount to 0.02% of all the 1,088,687 people who have Diarrhea on eHealthMe.

Trend of Diarrhea in Suboxone reports

Time on Suboxone when people have Diarrhea * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Diarrhea48.15%25.93%16.67%3.70%3.70%1.85%0.00%

Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Suboxone * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhea50.00%50.00%

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Suboxone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.00%17.70%28.81%20.58%20.99%11.93%

Severity of Diarrhea when taking Suboxone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Diarrhea0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Drug dependence (60 people, 28.57%)
  2. Anxiety (33 people, 15.71%)
  3. Pain (22 people, 10.48%)
  4. Hypertension (20 people, 9.52%)
  5. Depression (18 people, 8.57%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Subutex (27 people, 12.86%)
  2. Xanax (19 people, 9.05%)
  3. Klonopin (19 people, 9.05%)
  4. Hydrochlorothiazide (17 people, 8.10%)
  5. Alprazolam (16 people, 7.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

On eHealthMe, Suboxone (buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride) is often used for opiate withdrawal. Find out below the conditions Suboxone is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Suboxone used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • I am having Parkinson's symptoms following 3 months of treatment on Suboxone. I have now been on Sub. for more than a year. I sweat profusely, have still, aching muscles, headaches, etc.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • This drug has ruined my life. I am only 26 years old and I am rapidly gaining weight, am going through premature menopause, and cannot have children. All this has happened since I have GONE OFF THE DRUG. Do not take this drug.

    Reply

    Susan on Apr, 22, 2014:

    Sorry to hear about this I am goin through it as we'll just found out after having tests done although I do have to children ages 4 and 10 I have only ever had a break from this deppo when I found out I was pregnant with my 2nd child so was on deppo for a good few yrs but lately I was gtn bad mood swings and horrible night sweats after 6 months they have says I'm goin through premature ovarian failure and I've been put on hormOne replacement treatment. I was really shocked as I've just turned 27

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Suboxone, Diarrhea

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Insomnia from suboxone
    Does Suboxone cause insomnia? Hell yes, I haven't slept properly for years and I wish I had never gone on it. My night is my day and daybreak is when i'm heading off to sleep,I try to wake up about 11 am but that is still half the day gone. I am so so over it, all I can do is reduce my dose and th ...

  • Isoniazid: the downside continued
    I also have extreme fatigue. I can sleep 8 hours and then take a 4 hour nap. I have dizziness which seems to be increasing in the last few weeks. I have nausea on and off. I have diarrhea in the morning 45 minutes after taking it. Then I am mostly constipated for the rest of the day. It seems ...

  • Thinking about methadone maintenance? don't do it
    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 ...

More reviews for: Suboxone, Diarrhea

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related study

- Suboxone side effects

 

Related symptom

- Diarrhea

 

 

Recent user comments

- "feurosimide calcium w D3 centrum silver coq10 vit ... " (1 hour ago)

- "swelling below earlobe into shoulder,under arm, down ... " (1 hour ago)

- "Have been titration on verapami since November now o ... " (3 hours ago)

- "Condom break, chlymdiy Igg +, testicular pain so done ... " (4 hours ago)

- "Hard time functioning daily. very confused and have a ... " (6 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Aloe Capensis
- Aloe Barbadensis
- Aloe Arborescens
- Sleep Talking
- Aloe Ferox

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.