Keppra and Anxiety - from FDA reports


Summary

Anxiety is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Epilepsy. This review analyzes which people have Anxiety with Keppra. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36,800 people who have side effects when taking Keppra from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 22, 2017

36,800 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 1,048 people (2.85%) have Anxiety


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Anxiety?

Time on Keppra when people have Anxiety *:

  • < 1 month: 31.78 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 31.78 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 10.28 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 9.35 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 11.21 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.67 %
  • 10+ years: 0.93 %

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 67.36 %
  • male: 32.64 %

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 0.13 %
  • 2-9: 2.4 %
  • 10-19: 4.93 %
  • 20-29: 14.16 %
  • 30-39: 17.95 %
  • 40-49: 18.46 %
  • 50-59: 21.49 %
  • 60+: 20.48 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Epilepsy (194 people, 18.51%)
  • Convulsion (168 people, 16.03%)
  • Seizures (121 people, 11.55%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (72 people, 6.87%)
  • Depression (72 people, 6.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lamictal (116 people, 11.07%)
  • Ativan (102 people, 9.73%)
  • Zometa (92 people, 8.78%)
  • Neurontin (91 people, 8.68%)
  • Dilantin (85 people, 8.11%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (281 people, 26.81%)
  • Convulsion (234 people, 22.33%)
  • Pain (231 people, 22.04%)
  • Fatigue (197 people, 18.80%)
  • Dizziness (164 people, 15.65%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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