Review: could Magnesium sulfate cause Aphasia?
Summary: Aphasia could be caused by Magnesium sulfate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Potassium chloride, and have Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.
We study 7,037 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Aphasia. Find out below who they are, when they have Aphasia and more.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 7,037 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium sulfate. Among them, 52 people (0.74%) have Aphasia. They amount to 0.03% of all the 190,104 people who have Aphasia on eHealthMe.
Time on Magnesium sulfate when people have Aphasia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Aphasia when taking Magnesium sulfate * :
Age of people who have Aphasia when taking Magnesium sulfate * :
Severity of Aphasia when taking Magnesium sulfate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Aphasia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (7 people, 13.46%)
- Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 9.62%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 5.77%)
- Influenza like illness (2 people, 3.85%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (2 people, 3.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Potassium chloride (16 people, 30.77%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 21.15%)
- Xanax (10 people, 19.23%)
- Nexium (9 people, 17.31%)
- Calcium gluconate (8 people, 15.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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