Keppra and Blepharospasm - from FDA reports


Summary

Blepharospasm is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Effexor Xr, and have Convulsion. This review analyzes which people have Blepharospasm with Keppra. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 37,835 people who have side effects when taking Keppra from FDA , and is updated regularly.

What to expect?

If you take Keppra and have Blepharospasm, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Keppra and have Blepharospasm

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

On Jul, 21, 2017

37,835 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 19 people (0.05%) have Blepharospasm


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Blepharospasm?

Time on Keppra when people have Blepharospasm *:

  • < 1 month: 20 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 60 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Blepharospasm when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 88.89 %
  • male: 11.11 %

Age of people who have Blepharospasm when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 6.25 %
  • 10-19: 12.5 %
  • 20-29: 6.25 %
  • 30-39: 12.5 %
  • 40-49: 18.75 %
  • 50-59: 12.5 %
  • 60+: 31.25 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Occipital Neuralgia (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Hypothyroidism (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Convulsion (3 people, 15.79%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vimpat (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Topamax (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Rebif (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Neurontin (3 people, 15.79%)
  • Effexor Xr (3 people, 15.79%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hypoaesthesia (5 people, 26.32%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (4 people, 21.05%)
  • Partial Seizures (4 people, 21.05%)
  • Muscle Spasms (4 people, 21.05%)
  • Memory Loss (3 people, 15.79%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.

Do you have Blepharospasm when taking Keppra?

Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredients

Blepharospasm and drugs with ingredients of levetiracetam.

Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMe

Blepharospasm and Keppra from FDA and eHealthMe reports

Keppra

Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 40,429 users)

Blepharospasm

Blepharospasm (any abnormal contraction or twitch of the eyelid) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, stress and anxiety, rheumatoid arthritis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 3,266 Blepharospasm patients).

Browse all side effects of Keppra

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Blepharospasm

Blepharospasm

Could your condition cause Blepharospasm

Blepharospasm

Related studies

What would happen?

Forecast new side effects and undetected conditions when you take Keppra and have Blepharospasm.

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Keppra, Blepharospasm

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Keppra, Blepharospasm