Slurred speech is found among people who take Aricept, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Namenda, and have Dementia alzheimer's type . We study 18,033 people who have side effects while taking Aricept from FDA and social media. Among them, 252 have Slurred speech. Find out below who they are, when they have Slurred speech and more.
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Aricept has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. (latest outcomes from Aricept 18,812 users)
Slurred speech (slow speech that can be difficult to understand) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 44,640 Slurred speech patients).
On Oct, 20, 2016
18,033 people reported to have side effects when taking Aricept.
Among them, 252 people (1.4%) have Slurred Speech
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My mother is taking many medications but these 2, Aricept and Chantix I wonder about. Ever since she started taking the Chantix her behavior has gotten erratic and her relationship with my stepfather has deteriorated to the point of divorce. I dont know if that is the direct cause of the divorce obviously...but her behavior has most certainly changed. Anyone have similar experience they could share with me?
Male, 85 years old. Taking levetiracetam since 2 weeks ago because of aphasia and confusion with normal MRI , normal brain angiography, EEG without paroxisms. Normal blood tests. Normal CSF with PCR negative for Herpes Virus. The symptoms fully dessapeared in 36 hours. Decreasing the dose of ...
Hi.need help..had two kids back to back..had some numbness at that time..doctors said probably due to kids..started xolair because asthe began getting uncontrollable and have bad rashes..it has helped asthma and rashes but my numbness and tingling are tingling awful..not counting since last shot ...
My mother is taking many medications but these 2, Aricept and Chantix I wonder about. Ever since she started taking the Chantix her behavior has gotten erratic and her relationship with my stepfather has deteriorated to the point of divorce. I dont know if that is the direct cause of the ...
Hello! In the past few weeks, since starting to take luvox, I have had some problems with slurred speech and thickened speech making it hard to get my words out and end up sounding drunk some of the time. This is particularly disturbing as I am 13 years sober and sounding drunk is really ...
I have intermittent Aphasia with depression that is worsened at times by my work. I am a licensed counselor and work on crisis line. I find myself slower in speech/searching for the right word many times.
Hi, My name is Norma, and I am interested in finding out if members of the group have experienced any problems in taking Aricept and Oxybutynin together. I was on Vesicare for a few years, but just recently switched to Oxybutynin. I am concerned, also, that the Oxbutynin might render the ...
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