Review: could Suboxone cause Night Sweats?


Night sweats is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Benadryl, and have Drug dependence . We study 7,438 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 have Night sweats. Find out below who they are, when they have Night sweats and more.

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Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone. It is often used in drug dependence. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 8,195 users)

Night Sweats

Night sweats (sweating in night) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hot flush, drug ineffective, weakness, malaise (latest reports from 10,218 Night sweats patients).

On Jul, 20, 2016

7,438 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone.
Among them, 30 people (0.4%) have Night Sweats

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Suboxone cause Night sweats?

Time on Suboxone when people have Night Sweats *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Night Sweats when taking Suboxone *:

  • female: 46.67 %
  • male: 53.33 %

Age of people who have Night Sweats when taking Suboxone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 23.33 %
  • 30-39: 10.0 %
  • 40-49: 30.0 %
  • 50-59: 36.67 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Night Sweats when taking Suboxone **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Night Sweats **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Drug Dependence (10 people)
  • Restlessness (3 people)
  • Opiate Withdrawal (3 people)
  • Allergies (3 people)
  • Acne (3 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Melatonin (3 people)
  • Erythromycin And Benzoyl Peroxide (3 people)
  • Benadryl (3 people)
  • Pristiq (1 person)
  • Ativan (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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