Could Subutex cause Overdose - from FDA reports
Overdose is found among people who take Subutex, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Diazepam, and have Drug dependence . We study 4,751 people who have side effects while taking Subutex from FDA. Among them, 108 have Overdose. Find out below who they are, when they have Overdose and more.
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Subutex has active ingredients of buprenorphine hydrochloride. It is often used in opiate withdrawal. (latest outcomes from Subutex 5,072 users)
Overdose has been reported by people with pain, depression, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 68,943 Overdose patients).
On Jan, 15, 2017
4,751 people reported to have side effects when taking Subutex.
Among them, 108 people (2.27%) have Overdose
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Subutex when people have Overdose *:
- < 1 month: 53.85 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 23.08 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.54 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 11.54 %
Gender of people who have Overdose when taking Subutex *:
- female: 34.29 %
- male: 65.71 %
Age of people who have Overdose when taking Subutex *:
- 0-1: 1.05 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 3.16 %
- 20-29: 24.21 %
- 30-39: 34.74 %
- 40-49: 21.05 %
- 50-59: 10.53 %
- 60+: 5.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Drug Dependence (30 people, 27.78%)
- Stress And Anxiety (16 people, 14.81%)
- Back Pain (10 people, 9.26%)
- Deep Venous Thrombosis (9 people, 8.33%)
- Depression (8 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Diazepam (17 people, 15.74%)
- Ibuprofen (12 people, 11.11%)
- Suboxone (11 people, 10.19%)
- Lyrica (11 people, 10.19%)
- Clonazepam (10 people, 9.26%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (23 people, 21.30%)
- Suicidal Ideation (15 people, 13.89%)
- Stress And Anxiety (15 people, 13.89%)
- Drug Ineffective (15 people, 13.89%)
- Feeling Abnormal (13 people, 12.04%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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