Review: could Suboxone cause Nightmares?
Summary: Nightmares is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Drug dependence.
We study 7,235 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 75 have Nightmares. Find out below who they are, when they have Nightmares 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 Suboxone 8,267 users)
Nightmares (unpleasant dreams) has been reported by people with quit smoking, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, pain.(latest reports from Nightmares 14,120 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 7,229 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 75 people (1.04%) have Nightmares.
Time on Suboxone when people have Nightmares * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Nightmares when taking Suboxone * :
Age of people who have Nightmares when taking Suboxone * :
Severity of Nightmares when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Nightmares ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (27 people, 36.00%)
- Back pain (6 people, 8.00%)
- Drug withdrawal syndrome (6 people, 8.00%)
- Neck pain (6 people, 8.00%)
- Breakthrough pain (6 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (12 people, 16.00%)
- Subutex (7 people, 9.33%)
- Oxycontin (6 people, 8.00%)
- Roxicodone (6 people, 8.00%)
- Opana (6 people, 8.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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