Review: could Suboxone cause Loss Of Libido?


Summary

Loss of libido is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Biotin Complex, and have Drug dependence . We study 13,007 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 11 have Loss of libido. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of libido and more.

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Suboxone

Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in drug dependence. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 15,621 users)

Loss Of Libido

Loss of libido (loss of sexual urge) has been reported by people with muscle aches, pain, memory loss, chest pain, fatigue (latest reports from 4,023 Loss of libido patients).

On Sep, 21, 2016

13,007 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone.
Among them, 11 people (0.08%) have Loss Of Libido


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Suboxone cause Loss of libido?

Time on Suboxone when people have Loss Of Libido *:

  • < 1 month: 20 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 20 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Loss Of Libido when taking Suboxone *:

  • female: 27.27 %
  • male: 72.73 %

Age of people who have Loss Of Libido when taking Suboxone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 12.5 %
  • 30-39: 37.5 %
  • 40-49: 50.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Loss Of Libido when taking Suboxone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Drug Dependence (5 people, 45.45%)
  • Opiate Withdrawal (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Depression (2 people, 18.18%)
  • Pancreatitis Chronic (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Anxiety (1 person, 9.09%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zolpidem (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Yasmin Birth Control (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Gabapentin. (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Dicyclomine (1 person, 9.09%)
  • Biotin Complex (1 person, 9.09%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Somnolence (4 people, 36.36%)
  • Nausea (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Hypoaesthesia Oral (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Constipation (3 people, 27.27%)
  • Paraesthesia (2 people, 18.18%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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