Review: could Keppra cause Anticonvulsant drug level increased?
Summary: Anticonvulsant drug level increased is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Folic acid, and have Epilepsy.
We study 19,909 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 88 have Anticonvulsant drug level increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Anticonvulsant drug level increased and more.
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Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 21,247 Keppra users)
Anticonvulsant drug level increased
Anticonvulsant drug level increased has been reported by people with convulsion, epilepsy, grand mal convulsion, high blood pressure, depression. (latest reports from 1,132 Anticonvulsant drug level increased patients)
On Feb, 24, 2015: 19,909 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 88 people (0.44%) have Anticonvulsant Drug Level Increased.
Time on Keppra when people have Anticonvulsant drug level increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Anticonvulsant drug level increased||53.85%||23.08%||3.85%||19.23%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Anticonvulsant drug level increased when taking Keppra * :
|Anticonvulsant drug level increased||75.74%||24.26% |
Age of people who have Anticonvulsant drug level increased when taking Keppra * :
|Anticonvulsant drug level increased||0.00%||5.22%||10.43%||8.70%||27.83%||11.30%||19.13%||17.39% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (63 people, 71.59%)
- Vitamin supplementation (31 people, 35.23%)
- Convulsion (31 people, 35.23%)
- Pregnancy (31 people, 35.23%)
- Glioblastoma (4 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (36 people, 40.91%)
- Keppra xr (32 people, 36.36%)
- Multi-vitamins (32 people, 36.36%)
- Dilantin (26 people, 29.55%)
- Tegretol (18 people, 20.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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