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Review: could Methotrexate sodium cause Slurred speech (Speech impairment (adult))?
Summary: Slurred speech is found among people who take Methotrexate sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Folic acid, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 7,195 people who have side effects while taking Methotrexate sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Slurred speech. Find out below who they are, when they have Slurred speech and more.
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Methotrexate sodium (latest outcomes from 7,840 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
Slurred speech (slow speech that can be difficult to understand) (latest reports from 31,170 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 25, 2014: 7,195 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium. Among them, 32 people (0.44%) have Slurred Speech.
Time on Methotrexate sodium when people have Slurred speech * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Slurred speech||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Slurred speech when taking Methotrexate sodium * :
|Slurred speech||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||2.86%||11.43%||5.71%||14.29%||45.71% |
Severity of Slurred speech when taking Methotrexate sodium ** :
How people recovered from Slurred speech ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (18 people, 56.25%)
- Acute lymphocytic leukaemia (6 people, 18.75%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 9.38%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 6.25%)
- Psoriatic arthropathy (2 people, 6.25%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (11 people, 34.38%)
- Humira (9 people, 28.12%)
- Prednisone (8 people, 25.00%)
- Omeprazole (6 people, 18.75%)
- Enbrel (5 people, 15.62%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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