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Review: could Fibromyalgia cause Slurred speech (Speech impairment (adult))?
We study 17,283 people who have Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Among them, 232 have Slurred speech (Speech impairment (adult)). 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) (latest reports from 93,052 patients) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Tramadol Hydrochloride.
Slurred speech (slow speech that can be difficult to understand) (latest reports from 192,637 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Sep, 13, 2014: 17,230 people who have fibromyalgia are studied. Among them, 232 (1.35%) have Slurred Speech.
Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Slurred speech * :
|Slurred speech||94.42%||5.58% |
Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Slurred speech * :
|Slurred speech||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.95%||9.90%||26.73%||46.04%||12.87% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Slurred speech||33.33%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Pain (45 people, 19.40%)
- Hypertension (23 people, 9.91%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 7.33%)
- Osteoarthritis (17 people, 7.33%)
- Muscle spasms (16 people, 6.90%)
- Hormone replacement therapy (14 people, 6.03%)
- Depression (13 people, 5.60%)
- Insomnia (13 people, 5.60%)
- Hypothyroidism (13 people, 5.60%)
- Migraine (11 people, 4.74%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lyrica (157 people, 67.67%)
- Cymbalta (48 people, 20.69%)
- Synthroid (30 people, 12.93%)
- Ambien (28 people, 12.07%)
- Vicodin (24 people, 10.34%)
- Neurontin (23 people, 9.91%)
- Topamax (19 people, 8.19%)
- Klonopin (18 people, 7.76%)
- Diazepam (17 people, 7.33%)
- Savella (17 people, 7.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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From this study (5 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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