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Is it normal for medicine to cause slurry speech, difficulty talking?

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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: What medicine?

It is not at all normal for medicine to cause slurry speech and difficulty talking.
.Unless it is a sedative, anesthetic, narcotic or other centrally acting medication. Some medications, if not taken as directed may interact or change drug availability, with other medications or alcohol to cause the patient unexpected side effects. Call the prescribing doctor for advise or go to your nearest er.

In brief: What medicine?

It is not at all normal for medicine to cause slurry speech and difficulty talking.
.Unless it is a sedative, anesthetic, narcotic or other centrally acting medication. Some medications, if not taken as directed may interact or change drug availability, with other medications or alcohol to cause the patient unexpected side effects. Call the prescribing doctor for advise or go to your nearest er.
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