Methotrexate sodium and Slurred speech - from FDA reports


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 Acute lymphocytic leukemia (all). This review analyzes which people have Slurred speech with Methotrexate sodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,979 people who have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 21, 2017

16,979 people reported to have side effects when taking Methotrexate sodium.
Among them, 59 people (0.35%) have Slurred speech


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Methotrexate sodium cause Slurred speech?

Time on Methotrexate sodium when people have Slurred speech *:

  • < 1 month: 37.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 37.5 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 25.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Slurred speech when taking Methotrexate sodium *:

  • female: 80.36 %
  • male: 19.64 %

Age of people who have Slurred speech when taking Methotrexate sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 4 %
  • 10-19: 16 %
  • 20-29: 8 %
  • 30-39: 16 %
  • 40-49: 6 %
  • 50-59: 14 %
  • 60+: 36 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (all) (7 people, 11.86%)
  • Psoriatic Arthropathy (4 people, 6.78%)
  • High Blood Pressure (4 people, 6.78%)
  • Osteoporosis (3 people, 5.08%)
  • Type 2 Diabetes (2 people, 3.39%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Folic Acid (10 people, 16.95%)
  • Humira (9 people, 15.25%)
  • Enbrel (9 people, 15.25%)
  • Prednisone (7 people, 11.86%)
  • Remicade (6 people, 10.17%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weakness (8 people, 13.56%)
  • Swallowing Difficulty (8 people, 13.56%)
  • Paraesthesia (7 people, 11.86%)
  • Fever (7 people, 11.86%)
  • Hemiparesis (6 people, 10.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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