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Lamictal, Keppra, Clonazepam for a 51-year old woman

This is a personalized study for a 51 year old female patient who has Epilepsy. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20 female patients aged 51 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Lamictal (what 40,506 Lamictal users reported?) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is used in bipolar disorder.

Keppra (what 21,180 Keppra users reported?) has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is used in epilepsy.

Clonazepam (what 41,207 Clonazepam users reported?) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is used in stress and anxiety.

What are the conditions

Epilepsy (common and diverse set of chronic neurological disorders characterized by seizures) (latest reports from 72,612 patients) can be treated by Keppra, Lamictal, Tegretol, Dilantin, Lamotrigine, Topamax.

On Aug, 26, 2014: 20 females aged 49 (±5) who take Lamictal, Keppra, Clonazepam are studied

Lamictal, Keppra, Clonazepam outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 49

Gender: female

Conditions: Epilepsy

Drugs taking:
- Lamictal (lamotrigine): used for 10+ years
- Keppra (levetiracetam): used for 10+ years
- Clonazepam (clonazepam): used for 10+ years

Comments from or about the patient: I am 49 years old. Can the long term effects of Lamictal, Keppra, Clonazepam cause fibromyalgia, restless leg syndrome, and neuropathy? I used to take Tegretol for over 20 years and Dilantin (for 7 years starting at age 9. Could Dilantin and Tegretol have caused these problems?


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eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Lamictal is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/a
Keppra is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/a
Clonazepam is effectiven/an/an/an/an/an/a100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/aGastric Ulcer HaemorrhageGastric Ulcer Haemorrhagen/an/an/aBurning EyesRash
InfectionInfectionAches - LegAsthenia
IrritabilityIrritabilityRestless Leg SyndromeArthralgia
NauseaNauseaInflammationDizziness
Food IntoleranceFood IntoleranceOsteoarthritisConvulsion
DiarrhoeaDiarrhoeaPeripheral NeuropathyInsomnia
AmnesiaAmnesiaSomnolence
AnxietyAnxietyWeight Increased
Blood Urine PresentBlood Urine PresentMigraine
ConvulsionConvulsionDiarrhoea

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Get connected! Join a mobile support group:
- group for people who have Epilepsy
- group for people who take Clonazepam
- group for people who take Keppra
- group for people who take Lamictal

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