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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 7,235 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.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Suboxone and have Renal failure >>>

Suboxone

Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 8,267 users)

Renal failure

Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, pain.(latest reports from Renal failure 72,089 patients)

On Dec, 13, 2014: 7,235 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 45 people (0.62%) have Renal Failure.

Trend of Renal failure in Suboxone reports

Time on Suboxone when people have Renal failure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Renal failure42.86%0.00%14.29%14.29%14.29%14.29%0.00%

Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Suboxone * :

FemaleMale
Renal failure35.56%64.44%

Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Suboxone * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Renal failure0.00%0.00%0.00%2.78%13.89%30.56%36.11%16.67%

Severity of Renal failure when taking Suboxone ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Renal failure0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Renal failure ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Drug dependence (16 people, 35.56%)
  2. Hepatitis c (5 people, 11.11%)
  3. Depression (5 people, 11.11%)
  4. Asthma (3 people, 6.67%)
  5. Hypertension (2 people, 4.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lisinopril (7 people, 15.56%)
  2. Benzodiazepine (6 people, 13.33%)
  3. Adderall 5 (5 people, 11.11%)
  4. Paxil (5 people, 11.11%)
  5. Synthroid (5 people, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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