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Review: could Magnesium sulfate cause Aphasia (Speech impairment (adult))?

Summary: Aphasia is found among people who take Magnesium sulfate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Potassium chloride, and have Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis.

We study 7,055 people who have side effects while taking Magnesium sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 53 have Aphasia. Find out below who they are, when they have Aphasia and more.

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Magnesium sulfate

Magnesium sulfate has active ingredients of magnesium sulfate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 7,302 Magnesium sulfate users)

Aphasia

Aphasia (damage to the parts of the brain that control language) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 31,327 Aphasia patients)

On Jan, 28, 2015: 7,055 people reported to have side effects when taking Magnesium sulfate. Among them, 53 people (0.75%) have Aphasia.

Trend of Aphasia in Magnesium sulfate reports

Time on Magnesium sulfate when people have Aphasia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Aphasia75.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%0.00%0.00%12.50%

Gender of people who have Aphasia when taking Magnesium sulfate * :

FemaleMale
Aphasia59.26%40.74%

Age of people who have Aphasia when taking Magnesium sulfate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Aphasia0.00%2.08%0.00%8.33%10.42%4.17%54.17%20.83%

Severity of Aphasia when taking Magnesium sulfate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Aphasia50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Aphasia ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Aphasia0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (7 people, 13.21%)
  2. Multiple sclerosis (5 people, 9.43%)
  3. Hypertension (3 people, 5.66%)
  4. Cardiac failure congestive (2 people, 3.77%)
  5. Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (2 people, 3.77%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Potassium chloride (16 people, 30.19%)
  2. Aspirin (11 people, 20.75%)
  3. Xanax (10 people, 18.87%)
  4. Nexium (9 people, 16.98%)
  5. Solu-medrol (8 people, 15.09%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Since starting on Lansoprazole, 18 months ago, my wife has acquired/developed a speech impairment which manifests itself as an inability to enunciate her chosen word i.e. she knows what word she wants to say but is unable to say it, e.g. she will say soos instead of shoes, pan instead of plan, and she struggles with multi syllable words.

    She has convinced herself that it is the onset of dementia, but I have not observed any cognitive deficits - her memory is excellent, she is not confused by anything; furthermore, our doctor is similarly unconvinced of her self diagnosis.

    Nevertheless, her problem is causing her very considerable anxiety.

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