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Does abilify affect speech?

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masso 12 May 2016

Yes, but remember they are posible side effects.

Call your doctor at once if you have:

•severe agitation, distress, or restless feeling;

•twitching or uncontrollable movements of your eyes, lips, tongue, face, arms, or legs;

•mask-like appearance of the face, trouble swallowing, problems with speech;

•seizure (convulsions);

•thoughts about suicide or hurting yourself;

•severe nervous system reaction--very stiff (rigid) muscles, high fever, sweating, confusion, fast or uneven heartbeats, tremors, feeling like you might pass out;

•low blood cell counts--sudden weakness or ill feeling, fever, chills, sore throat, swollen gums, painful mouth sores, red or swollen gums, skin sores, cold or flu symptoms, cough, trouble breathing; or

•high blood sugar--increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth, fruity breath odor, drowsiness, dry skin, weight loss.

Common Abilify side effects may include:

•weight gain;

•blurred vision;

•nausea, vomiting, changes in appetite, constipation;


•headache, dizziness, drowsiness, feeling tired;

•anxiety, feeling restless;

•sleep problems (insomnia); or

•cold symptoms such as stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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