Review: Low blood sugar in Suboxone
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 4, 2013)
Severity ratings: 1.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Low blood sugar (Hypoglycemia) by studying 6,674 people who take Suboxone. We analyze: the time on Suboxone when people have Low blood sugar, gender and age of these people, the severity of Low blood sugar, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Suboxone. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Suboxone (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal, addiction. Commonly reported side effects of Suboxone include insomnia exacerbated, insomnia, insomnia nec, convulsion prophylaxis, convulsion.
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 6,674 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 17 people (0.25%) have Low Blood Sugar.
Time on Suboxone when people have Low blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Suboxone * :
|Low blood sugar||34.78%||65.22% |
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Suboxone * :
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||13.64%||0.00%||4.55%||31.82% |
Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Low blood sugar||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Low blood sugar ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Product used for unknown indication (13 people, 76.47%)
- Drug dependence (11 people, 64.71%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 35.29%)
- Depression (6 people, 35.29%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Subutex (9 people, 52.94%)
- Seroquel (6 people, 35.29%)
- Lexapro (6 people, 35.29%)
- Methadone hcl (4 people, 23.53%)
- Insulin (1 people, 5.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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