Review: could Suboxone cause Kidney stones?
Summary: Kidney stones 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 Percocet, and have Drug dependence. We study 7,280 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 54 have Kidney stones. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney stones 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 8,307 Suboxone users)
Kidney stones has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain. (latest reports from 14,363 Kidney stones patients)
On May, 20, 2015: 7,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 54 people (0.74%) have Kidney Stones.
Time on Suboxone when people have Kidney stones * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney stones||58.82%||11.76%||5.88%||11.76%||5.88%||5.88%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney stones when taking Suboxone * :
|Kidney stones||53.33%||46.67% |
Age of people who have Kidney stones when taking Suboxone * :
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.00%||1.59%||30.16%||41.27%||11.11%||15.87%||0.00% |
Severity of Kidney stones when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Kidney stones||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Kidney stones ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Kidney stones||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (9 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (7 people, 12.96%)
- Contraception (2 people, 3.70%)
- Drug withdrawal syndrome (2 people, 3.70%)
- Bronchitis (2 people, 3.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Percocet (11 people, 20.37%)
- Subutex (10 people, 18.52%)
- Methadone hcl (9 people, 16.67%)
- Morphine (9 people, 16.67%)
- Gabapentin (7 people, 12.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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