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Review: could Suboxone cause Insomnia?
Summary: Insomnia is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Klonopin, and have Drug dependence.
We study 7,235 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 713 have Insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia and more.
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Suboxone (latest outcomes from 8,257 users) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal.
Insomnia (sleeplessness) (latest reports from 135,811 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 28, 2014: 7,235 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 715 people (9.88%) have Insomnia.
Time on Suboxone when people have Insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Suboxone * :
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Suboxone * :
Severity of Insomnia when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Insomnia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (296 people, 41.40%)
- Depression (118 people, 16.50%)
- Anxiety (112 people, 15.66%)
- Pain (60 people, 8.39%)
- Insomnia (54 people, 7.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klonopin (75 people, 10.49%)
- Xanax (74 people, 10.35%)
- Percocet (70 people, 9.79%)
- Suboxone tablet (44 people, 6.15%)
- Ambien (42 people, 5.87%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My insomnia was provoked by a 'medicine cocktail', prescribed medications that were contraindicated. I just had a rough experience with Serotonin Syndrome, grateful to be alive.
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(Asked by a 25 year old woman who has ADD, Restless Leg Syndrome, Insomnia, and takes Adderall, Ambien)
She will take her meds like a hour and a half before actually going to sleep. The Zambian that is and sometimes she has uncontrolled restless leg syndrome. She has to move them a certain way and everything. This last time it lasted a hour and a half. I was just wondering if there is anything I could ...
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- I take 20mg of amitriptyline each notgh to help me sleep. i have just been diagnosed with parkinsons and need to takae azilect, whihc is an mao-b inhibotor, can i take them together
(Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Insomnia, Parkinson's Disease, and takes Azilect)
Can I take both these tables together? My consultant said it was ok to take both
but the Amitriptyline instructions say do not take with MAO-B inhibitors, Azilect is an MAO-B inhibitors
- My sister has been taking depakote cogentin and geodon and suffers with great memory loss inability to carry on a conversation and drops things all the time is this the effect of these drugs?
(Asked by a 55 year old woman who has Halucinations, Talking Out Of Her Head, Sleeping Difficulty, Falling , Memory Loss, and takes Wellbutrin, Prozac, Geodon, Cogentin, Depakote)
Sister takes over 16 perscriptions but the ones mentioned are severe.. due to being bi-polar, and severe agoraphobia and anxiety with depression..is this now her life? Not being able to fully comprehend or remember anything? Dropping things and falling when under the full impact of this medication? ...
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(Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Hot Red Skin On Face Neck And Back, and takes Suboxone , Nuvigil, Cymbalta)
My dr thinks that all the drugs I'm on are causing sedition syndrome. But I have t seen where a symptom was red flushed skin?
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