Review: could Keppra cause Diplopia?
Summary: Diplopia 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 Tegretol, and have Epilepsy.
We study 19,870 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 174 have Diplopia. Find out below who they are, when they have Diplopia and more.
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Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 21,210 users)
Diplopia (double vision) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis.(latest reports from Diplopia 12,223 patients)
On Nov, 25, 2014: 19,870 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 174 people (0.88%) have Diplopia.
Time on Keppra when people have Diplopia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diplopia when taking Keppra * :
Age of people who have Diplopia when taking Keppra * :
Severity of Diplopia when taking Keppra ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diplopia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (62 people, 35.63%)
- Convulsion (48 people, 27.59%)
- Partial seizures (18 people, 10.34%)
- Pain (14 people, 8.05%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 4.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Tegretol (37 people, 21.26%)
- Carbamazepine (31 people, 17.82%)
- Lamictal (26 people, 14.94%)
- Lyrica (25 people, 14.37%)
- Clonazepam (21 people, 12.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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