Review: could Suboxone cause Mood swings?
Summary: Mood swings is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Opana, and have Drug dependence.
We study 7,276 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 69 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings 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 8,301 Suboxone users)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, birth control, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 24,776 Mood swings patients)
On Mar, 28, 2015: 7,270 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 69 people (0.95%) have Mood Swings.
Time on Suboxone when people have Mood swings * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Mood swings||28.57%||21.43%||0.00%||7.14%||42.86%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Mood swings when taking Suboxone * :
|Mood swings||56.52%||43.48% |
Age of people who have Mood swings when taking Suboxone * :
|Mood swings||0.00%||1.12%||0.00%||23.60%||31.46%||1.12%||26.97%||15.73% |
Severity of Mood swings when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Mood swings||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Mood swings ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Mood swings||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (18 people, 26.09%)
- Anxiety (14 people, 20.29%)
- Depression (11 people, 15.94%)
- Pain (11 people, 15.94%)
- Drug withdrawal syndrome (10 people, 14.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Opana (10 people, 14.49%)
- Effexor (9 people, 13.04%)
- Paxil (9 people, 13.04%)
- Klonopin (9 people, 13.04%)
- Suboxone tablet (7 people, 10.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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