Review: could Suboxone cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Drug dependence.
We study 7,259 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction 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 8,278 Suboxone users)
Erectile dysfunction has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 32,150 Erectile dysfunction patients)
On Jan, 11, 2015: 7,244 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 31 people (0.43%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Suboxone when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||43.48%||21.74%||0.00%||17.39%||13.04%||4.35%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Suboxone * :
|Erectile dysfunction||2.13%||97.87% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Suboxone * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||15.00%||45.00%||15.00% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||60.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (21 people, 67.74%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 41.94%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (13 people, 41.94%)
- Hypertension (13 people, 41.94%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 3.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (13 people, 41.94%)
- Statin type medication (13 people, 41.94%)
- Zyrtec (5 people, 16.13%)
- Epogen (5 people, 16.13%)
- Protonix (5 people, 16.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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