Suboxone Addiction Treatment: Side Effects And Symptoms

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Suboxone is prescribed as replacement medication to patients with opiate addiction. According to the Suboxone Addiction Treatment program, this type of addiction is growing rapidly because of the quick access to this drug through prescription. The active components found in a suboxone pill are buprenorphine (synthetic opiate) and naloxone.

Common side effects of Suboxone

  • Suppression of the respiratory function
  • Sleeping disorder
  • Flu like symptoms
  • Nausea
  • Hair loss
  • Muscle pain
  • Slurred speech
  • Increased blood pressure

Emotional side effects of Suboxone

Prolonged usage of suboxone could affect the feelings of the user and result to the following emotional side effects:

  • Agitated
  • Lack of libido
  • Feeling distress
  • Feeling confused
  • Hallucinations
  • Apathetic mood
  • Depression

Dangerous side effects of Suboxone

  • Accidental ingestion of suboxone among children can be fatal.
  • Pregnant women who abuse on this drug could cause risk to the unborn child.
  • Breastfeeding mothers who are taking suboxone may pass the side effects to…

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