Review: could Suboxone cause Water retention?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 4, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 6,768 people who take Suboxone. Among them, 43 have Water retention. See who they are, when they have Water retention and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Suboxone (latest outcomes from 8,150 users) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal, addiction. Commonly reported side effects of Suboxone include insomnia, insomnia exacerbated, convulsion prophylaxis, convulsion, suicidal ideation.
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 86,642 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 6,768 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 43 people (0.64%) have Water Retention.
Time on Suboxone when people have Water retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Water retention||21.74%||60.87%||13.04%||0.00%||0.00%||4.35%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Suboxone * :
|Water retention||63.49%||36.51% |
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Suboxone * :
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.32%||30.19%||26.42%||18.87%||13.21% |
Severity of Water retention when taking Suboxone ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Water retention||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Water retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (13 people, 30.23%)
- Drug dependence (12 people, 27.91%)
- Depression (10 people, 23.26%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (9 people, 20.93%)
- Anxiety (9 people, 20.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (12 people, 27.91%)
- Atenolol (11 people, 25.58%)
- Januvia (10 people, 23.26%)
- Lotrel (10 people, 23.26%)
- Ativan (8 people, 18.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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