Would you have Slurred speech (Speech impairment (adult)) when you have Fibromyalgia?
Summary: Slurred speech is found among people with Fibromyalgia, especially people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Pain, and take medication Lyrica.
We study 233 people who have Slurred speech (Speech impairment (adult)) and Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Tramadol Hydrochloride, Flexeril. (latest reports from 26,917 Fibromyalgia patients)
Slurred speech (slow speech that can be difficult to understand) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 31,327 Slurred speech patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 233 people who have fibromyalgia and Slurred Speech are studied.
Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Slurred speech * :
|Slurred speech||94.44%||5.56% |
Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Slurred speech * :
|Slurred speech||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.90%||9.80%||26.47%||46.08%||12.75% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Slurred speech||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Pain (45 people, 19.31%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 9.87%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 7.30%)
- Osteoarthritis (17 people, 7.30%)
- Muscle spasms (16 people, 6.87%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (14 people, 6.01%)
- Depression (13 people, 5.58%)
- Hypothyroidism (13 people, 5.58%)
- Insomnia (13 people, 5.58%)
- Migraine (11 people, 4.72%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lyrica (157 people, 67.38%)
- Cymbalta (48 people, 20.60%)
- Synthroid (30 people, 12.88%)
- Ambien (28 people, 12.02%)
- Vicodin (24 people, 10.30%)
- Neurontin (23 people, 9.87%)
- Topamax (19 people, 8.15%)
- Klonopin (18 people, 7.73%)
- Clonazepam (17 people, 7.30%)
- Savella (17 people, 7.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (9 months ago):
I have been on Gabapentin for FMS since 1998. My Dr. suggested Lyrica and I stopped the Gabapentin over the course of a week and started the Lyrica. Within two weeks I was losing the ability to remember the names of children in my Daycare, some who had been there for 7 or more years. Proper nouns eluded me. I stopped the Lyrica and returned to Gabapentin. The names of people and things came back to me.
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