Could Suboxone cause Seizure - from FDA reports


Summary

Seizure is found among people who take Suboxone, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Drug dependence . We study 13,307 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA. Among them, 66 have Seizure. Find out below who they are, when they have Seizure and more.

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Suboxone

Suboxone has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from Suboxone 15,931 users)

Seizure

Seizure (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain) has been reported by people with seizures, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, depression, pain (latest reports from 26,072 Seizure patients).

On Nov, 21, 2016

13,307 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone.
Among them, 66 people (0.5%) have Seizure


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Suboxone cause Seizure?

Time on Suboxone when people have Seizure *:

  • < 1 month: 23.08 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.08 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.38 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.38 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.38 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 7.69 %

Gender of people who have Seizure when taking Suboxone *:

  • female: 71.67 %
  • male: 28.33 %

Age of people who have Seizure when taking Suboxone *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 23.81 %
  • 30-39: 30.95 %
  • 40-49: 19.05 %
  • 50-59: 21.43 %
  • 60+: 4.76 %

Severity of Seizure **:

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

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (8 people, 12.12%)
  • Gabapentin. (4 people, 6.06%)
  • Vivitrol (3 people, 4.55%)
  • Keppra (2 people, 3.03%)
  • Buprenorphine Generic Tab (2 people, 3.03%)

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Potential co-existing conditions

  • Stress And Anxiety (5 people, 7.58%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (24 people, 36.36%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (10 people, 15.15%)
  • Drug Abuse (8 people, 12.12%)
  • Insomnia (7 people, 10.61%)
  • Loss Of Consciousness (6 people, 9.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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