Review: could Keppra cause Double Vision?


Summary

Double vision 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 Lamictal, and have Epilepsy . We study 33,173 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 228 have Double vision. Find out below who they are, when they have Double vision and more.

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Keppra

Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 36,047 users)

Double Vision

Double vision has been reported by people with hypoaesthesia, breathing difficulty, multiple sclerosis, nosebleed, drowsiness (latest reports from 16,723 Double vision patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

33,173 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 228 people (0.69%) have Double Vision


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Double vision?

Time on Keppra when people have Double Vision *:

  • < 1 month: 37.5 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.17 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.17 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Double Vision when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 78.03 %
  • male: 21.97 %

Age of people who have Double Vision when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.56 %
  • 10-19: 4.47 %
  • 20-29: 18.44 %
  • 30-39: 21.23 %
  • 40-49: 17.32 %
  • 50-59: 24.02 %
  • 60+: 13.97 %

Severity if Double Vision when taking Keppra **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Epilepsy (71 people, 31.14%)
  • Convulsion (46 people, 20.18%)
  • Partial Seizures (23 people, 10.09%)
  • Pain (16 people, 7.02%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (11 people, 4.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lamictal (35 people, 15.35%)
  • Tegretol (31 people, 13.60%)
  • Lyrica (25 people, 10.96%)
  • Carbamazepine (25 people, 10.96%)
  • Vimpat (21 people, 9.21%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (67 people, 29.39%)
  • Fatigue (64 people, 28.07%)
  • Convulsion (58 people, 25.44%)
  • Headache (57 people, 25.00%)
  • Vision Blurred (56 people, 24.56%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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