Suboxone and Hair loss - from FDA reports


Summary

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 15,487 people who have side effects when taking Suboxone from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

15,487 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone.
Among them, 70 people (0.45%) have Hair loss


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Suboxone cause Hair loss?

Time on Suboxone when people have Hair loss *:

  • < 1 month: 25.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 41.67 %
  • 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 %
  • 30-39: 28 %
  • 40-49: 54 %
  • 50-59: 2 %
  • 60+: 4 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Drug Dependence (21 people, 30.00%)
  • Staphylococcal Infection (10 people, 14.29%)
  • Eczema (10 people, 14.29%)
  • Depression (10 people, 14.29%)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (10 people, 14.29%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Ambien (14 people, 20.00%)
  • Zofran (13 people, 18.57%)
  • Zoloft (12 people, 17.14%)
  • Triamcinolone (12 people, 17.14%)
  • Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen (11 people, 15.71%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Insomnia (22 people, 31.43%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (19 people, 27.14%)
  • Fatigue (19 people, 27.14%)
  • Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (16 people, 22.86%)
  • Back Pain (14 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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