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Review: taking Keppra and Depo-provera together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Keppra and Depo-provera together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Keppra and Depo-provera. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 21,262 Keppra users)

Depo-provera has active ingredients of medroxyprogesterone acetate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from 10,388 Depo-provera users)

On May, 4, 2015: 78 people who take Keppra, Depo-provera are studied

Keppra, Depo-provera outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Keppra (levetiracetam)
- Depo-provera (medroxyprogesterone acetate)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Keppra is effectiven/an/an/an/a50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
Depo-provera is effectiven/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
(1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

Keppra is effective50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
Depo-provera is effective50.00%
(1 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age :

Keppra is effectiven/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
(0 of 8 people)
Depo-provera is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
(1 of 8 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
MenorrhagiaNervousnessMenorrhagian/aHeart PalpitationsVulval AbscessOsteoporosisPain
Feeling ColdFallHeadacheWeaknessOsteopeniaOsteoarthritis
Vaginal InfectionDisturbance In AttentionFlushingFatigue
Weight IncreasedAgitationNauseaArthralgia
Temperature IntoleranceGastroparesisRash
DysmenorrhoeaNumbness And TinglingConvulsion
AstheniaIrritable Bowel SyndromeHypoaesthesia

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

OsteoarthritisBlood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased
FatigueAspartate Aminotransferase Increased
ArthralgiaAlanine Aminotransferase Increased
Burning Sensation
Back Pain

Most common drug interactions by age * :

n/an/aBlood Alkaline Phosphatase IncreasedMenorrhagiaConvulsionRespiratory ArrestAstheniaSleep Apnoea Syndrome
Aspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedConvulsionVulval AbscessEating DisorderFatigueFacial Bones Fracture
Alanine Aminotransferase IncreasedFatigueNervousnessDysphemiaDyspepsiaOsteoporosis
SomnolenceHypoaesthesiaDysarthriaFeeling HotHip Fracture
Temperature IntoleranceAmnesiaDizzinessRashDiverticulum
ContusionAggressionGait DisturbanceDizzinessHaemorrhoids
Gallbladder InjuryGrand Mal ConvulsionHumerus FractureConvulsionGastrointestinal Disorder
Pancreatitis AcuteOsteoporosisHand FractureUrosepsisAbdominal Pain
InjuryAgitationGrand Mal ConvulsionLethargyPruritus
Cholecystitis ChronicFallDiplopiaBlood Cholesterol IncreasedBreast Mass

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Keppra (levetiracetam) is often used to treat epilepsy. Depo-provera (medroxyprogesterone acetate) is often used to treat birth control. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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