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Review: could Suboxone cause Diarrhea?

Summary: Diarrhea is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Subutex, and have Drug dependence.

We study 7,259 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 211 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea 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 8,278 Suboxone users)

Diarrhea

Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression. (latest reports from 139,244 Diarrhea patients)

On Jan, 28, 2015: 7,259 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 212 people (2.92%) have Diarrhea.

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
Diarrhea47.27%25.45%16.36%3.64%5.45%1.82%0.00%

Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Suboxone * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhea50.35%49.65%

Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Suboxone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.00%17.96%28.98%20.41%20.82%11.84%

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%33.33%66.67%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Drug dependence (60 people, 28.30%)
  2. Anxiety (33 people, 15.57%)
  3. Pain (22 people, 10.38%)
  4. Hypertension (20 people, 9.43%)
  5. Depression (18 people, 8.49%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Subutex (27 people, 12.74%)
  2. Xanax (20 people, 9.43%)
  3. Klonopin (19 people, 8.96%)
  4. Hydrochlorothiazide (17 people, 8.02%)
  5. Alprazolam (16 people, 7.55%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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