Suboxone and Hair loss - from FDA reports
Hair loss is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Ambien, and have Drug dependence. This review analyzes which people have Hair loss with Suboxone. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15,250 people who have side effects when taking Suboxone from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 03, 2017
15,250 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone.
Among them, 68 people (0.45%) have Hair Loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Suboxone when people have Hair Loss *:
- < 1 month: 21.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.14 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.43 %
- 5 - 10 years: 42.86 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hair Loss when taking Suboxone *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Hair Loss when taking Suboxone *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 12.5 %
- 30-39: 27.08 %
- 40-49: 56.25 %
- 50-59: 2.08 %
- 60+: 2.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Drug Dependence (21 people, 30.88%)
- Staphylococcal Infection (10 people, 14.71%)
- Eczema (10 people, 14.71%)
- Depression (10 people, 14.71%)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (10 people, 14.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (14 people, 20.59%)
- Zofran (13 people, 19.12%)
- Zoloft (12 people, 17.65%)
- Triamcinolone (12 people, 17.65%)
- Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen (11 people, 16.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (22 people, 32.35%)
- Oedema Peripheral (19 people, 27.94%)
- Fatigue (18 people, 26.47%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (16 people, 23.53%)
- Back Pain (14 people, 20.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 17,239 users)
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