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1,590 Possible Causes for Falling, Slurred Speech

  • Rohypnol

    Street names for Rohypnol tablets are Rophies, Ropies, Roofies, Ropes, Roches, Rochas, Rochas Dos, Rophs, Ropers, Ribs, R-25, Roach-2s, Trip and Fall, Remember All, Mind Erasers[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rohypnol may cause users to feel intoxicated; they may have slurred speech, impaired judgement, and difficulty walking.[pamf.org] Latest Rohypnol news Canada November 12, 2018 8:26 am N.S. police chiefs tackle drink tampering, urge victims to come forward At a meeting this fall, members of the Nova Scotia[globalnews.ca]

  • Ataxia Telangiectasia

    , Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA, School of Medicine, University of South Dakota, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, USA [email protected][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe a 17-year-old boy with slurred speech, mild motor delays and learning disability diagnosed with atypical A-T in the setting of T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Onset usually occurs between 1 and 2 years of age with abnormal head movements and loss of balance, followed by slurred speech and abnormal eye movements.[orpha.net]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    Compared with neurologists, GPs considered "confusion" and "unexplained fall" more often compatible with TIA and "lower facial palsy" and "monocular blindness" less often[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] Myoclonus may occur normally, often when a person is falling asleep.[merck.com]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Acute alcohol intoxication from ethanol is recognized as a major contributor to accidental falls requiring medical care.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] 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]

  • Parkinson's Disease

    He also stated that he could not move fast enough to break his fall.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Difficulty in talking is evident with slurred speech. Diagnosis No laboratory tests help in diagnosing the condition.[symptoma.com] , slurring, monotonic speech), and a shuffling, festinating gait (quick short steps as if falling forward).[dx.doi.org]

  • Stroke

    Fitness training may also have adverse effects – for example muscle injuries, falls or heart problems.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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 signs of a stroke include a sudden severe headache, weakness, numbness, vision problems, confusion, trouble walking or talking, dizziness and slurred speech.[webmd.com]

  • Wilson Disease

    I’d just randomly fall over or fall out of the shower. To me, the diagnosis was kind of a long process. It was frustrating because I went to a bunch of doctors.[wilsontherapeutics.com] 'By October, after starting uni, my hands would shake and my speech started slurring - it was like I was drunk.[dailymail.co.uk] Central nervous system complications Cirrhosis Death of liver tissues Fatty liver Hepatitis Increased chances of bone fractures Increased number of infections Injury caused by falls[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    […] infectious factors recent research suggests a T-cell mediated autoimmune mechanism Associated conditions orthopaedic increased fracture risk relating to increased risk of falling[orthobullets.com] speech Fatigue Dizziness Tingling or pain in parts of your body Problems with sexual, bowel and bladder function When to see a doctor See a doctor if you experience any of[mayoclinic.org] Know the Symptoms The symptoms of MS may include tingling, numbness, painful sensations, slurred speech and blurred or double vision.[slhn.org]

  • Ethanol

    Each year, the program consistently falls short of the blend levels initially called for by Congress in the 2007 bill.[washingtontimes.com] Measurable cognitive impairment occurs at a blood alcohol level of about 0.05%, gait disturbances at 0.10%, slurred speech at 0.15%.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] This is because volumes are still likely to be high relative to demand, which itself could fall at the end of the quarter.[icis.com]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    If this happens I informed this patient he may fall outside of the licensed indication, for example his PPMS may not be active enough.[multiple-sclerosis-research.blogspot.com] First, 85 percent of individuals diagnosed with MS begin with the RRMS form, and after many years, RRMS usually advances to SPMS – so clearly the vast majority of patients fall[mymsaa.org] In the clinical trial data released last fall, which covered 732 people with primary progressive MS, people who took the drug had a 24 percent reduction in the progression[statnews.com]

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