Review: could Suboxone cause Seizure?
We study 7,213 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Seizure. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure and more.
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Suboxone (latest outcomes from 8,236 users) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal.
Seizure (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain) (latest reports from 1,949 patients) has been reported by people with seizures, depression, pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, epilepsy.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 7,208 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 2 people (0.03%) have Seizure. They amount to 0.10% of all the 1,938 people who have Seizure on eHealthMe.
Time on Suboxone when people have Seizure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Seizure when taking Suboxone * :
Age of people who have Seizure when taking Suboxone * :
Severity of Seizure when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Seizure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (2 people, 100.00%)
- Adhd (1 people, 50.00%)
- Opiate withdrawal (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tramadol hydrochloride (1 people, 50.00%)
- Adderall xr 10 (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Canyons Dad on Sep, 25, 2013:
I have been taking suboxone for 4 months and have never had seizures in my life. 2 months after being on 2 mg of suboxone I had a seizure... All of my tests came back normal... Another 2 months later I had 5 seizures in 6 hours... More studies are being done but I feel this is directly related, I am a 38 year old male with no health problems and no history of seizures so I feel suboxone is a dangerous drug!
shannon rowell on Jul, 22, 2012:
I stated taking suboxone in april 2012 I have epilepsy but i have had 5 seizures in the last 2 days i am a 39 yr old female i started taking lortab beace i hav a shoulder that dislocates and cant find a surgen who will fix it because when i have them my shoulder comes out of the socket so i became physicaly addicted thats when i started taking suboxone every day and i wake up and my hands are locked up so tight that my husband has to help me is there anyone out ther thats is experiencing the sane problems
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