Slurred speech

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Alcohol poisoning

Alcohol poisoning occurs when a person drinks a toxic amount of alcohol, usually over a short period of time ( binge drinking ).


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Difficulty speaking
  • Feeling sick or nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Slurred speech
  • Feel unbalanced

More information on Alcohol poisoning is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Major head injury

Severe head injuries require immediate medical attention because there's a risk of serious brain damage.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Head injury
  • Memory loss
  • Confusion which is new
  • Seeing double
  • Lightheaded or feeling dizzy

More information on Major head injury is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Stroke

A stroke is a serious medical condition that occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Weakness in the legs
  • Weakness of one side of the body
  • Arm weakness
  • Slurred speech
  • Drooping of the face

More information on Stroke is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.