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 8,301 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 32,156 Sexual dysfunction patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 7,270 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of drug interactions between Bupropion Hydrochloride, Lantus, Lisinopril for a 72-year old man with Depression, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Erectile Dysfunction
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril for a 47-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Erection Problems
- A study of drug interactions between Lansoprazole, Testosterone Cypionate, Dextroamphetamine Sulfate, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Tamsulosin, Levothyroxine Sodium, Finasteride, Lisinopril for a 57-year old man with Acid Reflux, Hypogonadism, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Urine Flow Decreased, Thyroid Disorder, Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Male Orgasmic Disorder, Enlarged Prostate, Urinary Retention, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Chronic Pain, Ed
- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 20, Suboxone for a 32-year old woman with ADD, Drug Addiction. The patient has Loss Of Smell, Vaginal Discharge
- A study of drug interactions between Ritalin, Concerta, Naproxen, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Zolmitriptan, Sumatriptan for a 25-year old man with ADHD, Migraine. The patient has Anxiety, Depression, Libido Increased, Erectile Dysfunction
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