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1,540 Possible Causes for Confusion, Slurred Speech

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Behavioral changes such as euphoria and aggressiveness, as well as slurred speech, are seen in milder intoxications, which are estimated to occur at blood ethanol concentrations[symptoma.com] Alcohol, Vitamin B1 – Thiamine Deficiency and Brain Damage Acute alcohol intoxication will typically produce unsteadiness, slurring of speech and mild confusion.[stewartnutrition.co.uk] speech gait disturbances blackouts coma Evaluation Blood alcohol level Treatment Pharmacologic nutritional - in chronic alcoholics or if you suspect deficiency thiamine must[step2.medbullets.com]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    speech Motor impairment Confusion Memory problems Concentration problems Alcohol poisoning Breathing problems Car crashes and other accidents Risky behavior Violent behavior[itmattersks.org] These effects can include: Reduced inhibitions Slurred speech Motor impairment Confusion Memory problems Concentration problems Coma Breathing problems Death Other risks of[niaaa.nih.gov] Others may drink to lessen feelings of guilt, loneliness, or confusion. What are the symptoms of alcoholism? Symptoms are different for each person.[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    METHODS: We presented a 14-year-old patient with signs suggestive of transient ischemic attack (TIA), including triple episodic weakness on the right upper limb, slurred speech[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They happen suddenly, and include Numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body Confusion or trouble speaking or understanding speech Trouble seeing in one or both[nlm.nih.gov] […] or slurred speech, and localized weakness of… Read More[britannica.com]

  • Stroke

    Slurred speech or dysarthria Double vision or other vision problems A headache Nausea and or vomiting 2017 Fast Parody Video When it comes to spotting stroke and getting help[strokeassociation.org] The symptoms of a stroke include sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body; sudden confusion or trouble speaking or understanding speech; sudden trouble[ninds.nih.gov] The signs of a stroke include a sudden severe headache, weakness, numbness, vision problems, confusion, trouble walking or talking, dizziness and slurred speech.[webmd.com]

  • Benzodiazepine Overdose

    The most common symptoms of overdose include the central nervous system (CNS); depression and intoxication with impaired balance, and slurred speech.[healthguidance.org] Your speech is slurred, or you are confused. You have trouble walking or moving parts of your body. You feel extremely agitated.[drugs.com] Signs of an Overdose on Xanax, Valium, or Klonopin Symptoms of overdose on Xanax, Valium, or Klonopin include: Drowsiness or extreme fatigue Confusion, agitation, anxiety,[americanaddictioncenters.org]

  • Brain Concussion

    Slurred speech. The people checking on you should take you to an emergency department right away if you: Look very drowsy or cannot wake up.[cdc.gov] For example, in the first few minutes after the injury, someone might be just slightly confused or appear a little bit dazed.[utswmed.org] Slurred speech. Look very drowsy or cannot wake up. Have one pupil (the black part in the middle of the eye) larger than the other. Have convulsions or seizures.[cdc.gov]

  • Heroin Dependence

    speech Irregular sleep patterns, having difficulty sleeping, awake at unusual times, unusual laziness Red, watery eyes, pupils larger or smaller than usual, blank stare Extreme[sfad.org.uk] […] loss Itchiness Lethargy and fatigue Sensation of heaviness in arms and legs Constricted pupils Cognitive Symptoms: Trouble focusing or thinking clearly Impaired judgment Confusion[roserehab.com] Teens who use heroin might experience a more powerful and confusing high than an adult might, and that teen may spend the rest of his or her life trying to recapture that[interventionsupport.com]

  • Barbiturate

    But large doses will cause problems such as slurred speech, lack of co-ordination, anger and difficulty remaining awake. However dependence can occur over time.[medic8.com] Here are some similarities and differences between the two often confused drugs.[patmoorefoundation.com] Thus we see that barbiturates, taken in relatively low doses, can cause slurred speech, decreased motor control, impaired judgment, drowsiness and confusion.[study.com]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    […] weeks, and include progressive weakness on one side of the body or clumsiness of limbs, disturbance of vision, and changes in thinking, memory, and orientation leading to confusion[ocrevus.com] The confusion may arise because the disease modifying drugs for relapsing remitting MS are not available to people with primary progressive MS.[mstrust.org.uk]

  • Barbiturate Abuse

    It develops slurred speech and confused mind. ?[streetdirectory.com] A larger dose will impart a heavier experience where the user may slur their speech and become easily confused.[avalonmalibu.com] speech Lethargy Extreme sleepiness or even unconsciousness Poor coordination and an inability to walk without staggering or stumbling The important thing to remember about[casarecovery.com]

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