Review: could Suboxone cause Sexual dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Sexual dysfunction 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 7,276 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Sexual dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction 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)
Sexual dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 32,173 Sexual dysfunction patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 7,276 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 31 people (0.43%) have Sexual Dysfunction.
Time on Suboxone when people have Sexual dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sexual dysfunction||43.48%||21.74%||0.00%||17.39%||13.04%||4.35%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Suboxone * :
|Sexual dysfunction||2.13%||97.87% |
Age of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Suboxone * :
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||15.00%||45.00%||15.00% |
Severity of Sexual dysfunction when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||60.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sexual dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sexual dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug dependence (21 people, 67.74%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (13 people, 41.94%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (13 people, 41.94%)
- Hypertension (13 people, 41.94%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 3.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (13 people, 41.94%)
- Statin type medication (13 people, 41.94%)
- Zyrtec (5 people, 16.13%)
- Epogen (5 people, 16.13%)
- Protonix (5 people, 16.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Depakote, Lithium Carbonate for a 40-year old man with Bipolar Ii Disorder. The patient has Ejaculation Delayed, Erection Problems
- A study of drug interactions between Garlic, Fish Oil, Levothyroxine Sodium, Crestor, Fenofibrate for a 44-year old man with High Blood Cholesterol, Hypothyroidism, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
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