Review: could Suboxone cause Renal failure (Acute kidney failure)?
Summary: Renal failure is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Drug dependence. We study 7,280 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure 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 8,307 Suboxone users)
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 72,156 Renal failure patients)
On May, 13, 2015: 7,280 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 45 people (0.62%) have Renal Failure.
Time on Suboxone when people have Renal failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure||42.86%||0.00%||14.29%||14.29%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Suboxone * :
|Renal failure||35.56%||64.44% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Suboxone * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.78%||13.89%||30.56%||36.11%||16.67% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Renal failure||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (16 people, 35.56%)
- Hepatitis c (5 people, 11.11%)
- Depression (5 people, 11.11%)
- Asthma (3 people, 6.67%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 4.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (7 people, 15.56%)
- Benzodiazepine (6 people, 13.33%)
- Adderall 5 (5 people, 11.11%)
- Paxil (5 people, 11.11%)
- Synthroid (5 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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