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Review: could Fibromyalgia cause Slurred speech?

Summary: Slurred speech could be caused by Fibromyalgia, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Pain, and take Lyrica.

We study 17,052 people who have Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Among them, 231 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

Fibromyalgia (latest reports from 91,949 patients) is typically treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Tramadol Hydrochloride, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride.

Slurred speech

Slurred speech (slow speech that can be difficult to understand) (latest reports from 190,118 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, stress and anxiety.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 17,043 people who have fibromyalgia are studied. Among them, 231 (1.36%) have Slurred Speech. They amount to 0.12% of all the 189,992 people who have Slurred Speech on eHealthMe.

Trend of Slurred speech in fibromyalgia reports

Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Slurred speech * :

FemaleMale
Slurred speech94.40%5.60%

Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Slurred speech * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Slurred speech0.00%0.00%0.00%4.98%9.95%26.87%45.77%12.94%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Slurred speech50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Pain (45 people, 19.48%)
  2. Hypertension (23 people, 9.96%)
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis (17 people, 7.36%)
  4. Osteoarthritis (17 people, 7.36%)
  5. Muscle spasms (16 people, 6.93%)
  6. Hormone replacement therapy (14 people, 6.06%)
  7. Depression (13 people, 5.63%)
  8. Insomnia (13 people, 5.63%)
  9. Hypothyroidism (13 people, 5.63%)
  10. Migraine (11 people, 4.76%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Lyrica (156 people, 67.53%)
  2. Cymbalta (48 people, 20.78%)
  3. Synthroid (30 people, 12.99%)
  4. Ambien (28 people, 12.12%)
  5. Vicodin (24 people, 10.39%)
  6. Neurontin (23 people, 9.96%)
  7. Topamax (19 people, 8.23%)
  8. Klonopin (18 people, 7.79%)
  9. Diazepam (17 people, 7.36%)
  10. Savella (17 people, 7.36%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • took lyrica for 10 days had allergic reaction plus Bilateral swelling of legs and hands with severe buring pain and numb hands. Did not have before lyrica now just diagnosed with sjogrens. Could lyrica have caused this? Also developed bilateral carpal tunnel hands slowing coming back after stopping lyrica.

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