Concerta and Slurred speech - from FDA reports
Slurred speech is found among people who take Concerta, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Strattera, and have Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This review analyzes which people have Slurred speech with Concerta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,163 people who have side effects when taking Concerta from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 26, 2017
12,163 people reported to have side effects when taking Concerta.
Among them, 106 people (0.87%) have Slurred Speech
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Concerta when people have Slurred Speech *:
- < 1 month: 8.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 8.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
- 10+ years: 8.33 %
Gender of people who have Slurred Speech when taking Concerta *:
- female: 38.68 %
- male: 61.32 %
Age of people who have Slurred Speech when taking Concerta *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 24.1 %
- 10-19: 28.92 %
- 20-29: 19.28 %
- 30-39: 9.64 %
- 40-49: 8.43 %
- 50-59: 3.61 %
- 60+: 6.02 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (48 people, 45.28%)
- Depression (14 people, 13.21%)
- Bipolar Disorder (10 people, 9.43%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (6 people, 5.66%)
- Stress And Anxiety (5 people, 4.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Strattera (14 people, 13.21%)
- Abilify (11 people, 10.38%)
- Lamictal (10 people, 9.43%)
- Seroquel (9 people, 8.49%)
- Ritalin (9 people, 8.49%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Feeling Abnormal (17 people, 16.04%)
- Stress And Anxiety (16 people, 15.09%)
- Speech Disorder (13 people, 12.26%)
- Depression (13 people, 12.26%)
- Headache (12 people, 11.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Slurred speech when taking Concerta?
Concerta has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Concerta 15,086 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 46,644 Slurred speech patients).
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