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Side Effects of SuboxoneJust like any medicine, Suboxone can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
Drug InteractionsThis medication may potentially react with a number of other medicines (see Suboxone Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderTalk with your healthcare provider prior to using Suboxone if you have:
- A history of breathing problems, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), or any other lung disease
- Heart disease of any kind
- An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
- A slow heart rate (bradycardia)
- A head injury, brain tumor, or increased pressure around the brain
- A history of a stroke
- A history of a seizure
- Problems urinating
- Low blood pressure (hypotension)
- Gallbladder or pancreas disease
- Liver disease, such as cirrhosis, liver failure, or hepatitis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Suboxone and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Suboxone and Breastfeeding).