Concerta and Slurred speech - from FDA reports


Summary

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 Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Slurred speech with Concerta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,445 people who have side effects when taking Concerta from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

12,445 people reported to have side effects when taking Concerta.
Among them, 106 people (0.85%) have Slurred speech


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Concerta cause Slurred speech?

Time on Concerta when people have Slurred speech *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 40 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 10 %

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 *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (10 people, 9.43%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (6 people, 5.66%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (5 people, 4.72%)
  • Insomnia (3 people, 2.83%)
  • Aggression (3 people, 2.83%)

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%)
  • Headache (12 people, 11.32%)
  • Cognitive Disorder (11 people, 10.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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