Review: could Suboxone cause Water retention?
We study 7,213 people who have side effects while taking Suboxone from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.
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Suboxone (latest outcomes from 8,238 users) has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride; naloxone hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal.
Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 90,546 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 7,208 people reported to have side effects when taking Suboxone. Among them, 44 people (0.61%) have Water Retention. They amount to 0.05% of all the 90,519 people who have Water Retention on eHealthMe.
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||64.06%||35.94% |
Age of people who have Water retention when taking Suboxone * :
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||31.48%||25.93%||18.52%||12.96% |
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 ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Water retention||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (13 people, 29.55%)
- Drug dependence (12 people, 27.27%)
- Depression (11 people, 25.00%)
- Anxiety (9 people, 20.45%)
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (9 people, 20.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zoloft (12 people, 27.27%)
- Atenolol (11 people, 25.00%)
- Lotrel (10 people, 22.73%)
- Januvia (10 people, 22.73%)
- Clonidine (8 people, 18.18%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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