Diplopia is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Tegretol, and have Epilepsy . We study 19,700 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 178 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 20,775 users)
Diplopia (double vision) has been reported by people with hypoaesthesia, incontinence, glomerulonephritis, diarrhoea haemorrhagic, abdominal pain upper (latest reports from 12,065 Diplopia patients).
On Jul, 20, 2016
19,700 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 178 people (0.9%) have Diplopia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have developed intermittent horizontal double vision over the last 4 months and 'am in a wait and see mode. I am 66 years old and have been on 20 mg of Lipitor, 10 mg of Ramipril, 1000 mg of Niacin for the last 25 years. Carotid arteries are plaque free. No MRI study yet. My diabetes is under tight control. Wondering if this is a long term side effect of Lipitor/Ramipril/Niacin. Any suggestion for a Neuro Ophthalmologist in the NJ, Philadelphia, New York city area
I discovered recently that my pulse rate is extremely high, and the typical methods (and some of the more radical methods) of bringing my rate down simply do not work. Meditation, controlled breathing, imagining that elusive 'happy place- all of that used to work, now it does not. Being still ...
Keppra has rotten my teeth. I am 33 yo, male. Was on keppra for about 10 years or so. I went 27 years with out a cavity. In 5 years I lost 5 teeth. The last dentists cut one of my teeth in half because the other tooth crumbled when he tried to pull it. I took a look at the half cut tooth. It ...
I have had cataracts in both eyes which have been removed, also yag laser treatment. But since taking Keppra I feel that my dry eyes started not long after I started on this drug, my eyes have been getting worse . I have seen my doctor twice also opticians twice they have said my eyesight is ...
I have developed intermittent horizontal double vision over the last 4 months and 'am in a wait and see mode. I am 66 years old and have been on 20 mg of Lipitor, 10 mg of Ramipril, 1000 mg of Niacin for the last 25 years. Carotid arteries are plaque free. No MRI study yet. My diabetes is ...
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