Review: could Methotrexate cause Slurred speech?
This is a review of Slurred speech (Speech impairment (adult)) by studying 6,472 people who take Methotrexate. We analyze: the time on Methotrexate when people have Slurred speech, age of these people, the severity of Slurred speech, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Methotrexate. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Methotrexate sodium (latest outcomes from 7,237 users) has active ingredients of methotrexate sodium. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis. Commonly reported side effects of Methotrexate sodium include fever, pneumonia, nausea, joint pain, fatigue.
Slurred speech (slow speech that can be difficult to understand) (latest reports from 186,913 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 6,472 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium. Among them, 32 people (0.49%) have Slurred Speech. They amount to 0.02% of all the 186,913 people who 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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Started having grand mal seizures at age 24. Have had over 50 seizures, all grand mal and all sever in length and recovery time. Severe loss of memory. Accompanied by 3 strokes. Two TIA and one causing left body from shoulder down for weeks. Cannot drive. Cannot work. Longest length in between episodes is a little over a month. Single mother concerned for my son's and my own safety. Idiopathic. Tried MANY different regiments of medications. Breakthrough severe seizures always occur. Have see. Seen many specialist, all test preformed, no solid answers at all. NO history of epilepsy or seizure disorder in family. At a loss. Please help me get my life back.
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