Keppra and Double vision - from FDA reports
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 34,747 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA. Among them, 237 have Double vision. Find out below who they are, when they have Double vision and more.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
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 >>>
Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 37,187 users)
Double vision has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 17,152 Double vision patients).
On Feb, 26, 2017
34,747 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 237 people (0.68%) have Double Vision
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Keppra when people have Double Vision *:
- < 1 month: 37.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.17 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
- 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: 77.16 %
- male: 22.84 %
Age of people who have Double Vision when taking Keppra *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.54 %
- 10-19: 4.32 %
- 20-29: 17.84 %
- 30-39: 20.0 %
- 40-49: 17.3 %
- 50-59: 25.41 %
- 60+: 14.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (73 people, 30.80%)
- Convulsion (49 people, 20.68%)
- Partial Seizures (23 people, 9.70%)
- Pain (17 people, 7.17%)
- Seizures (11 people, 4.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (35 people, 14.77%)
- Tegretol (32 people, 13.50%)
- Lyrica (27 people, 11.39%)
- Carbamazepine (26 people, 10.97%)
- Vimpat (24 people, 10.13%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (83 people, 35.02%)
- Fatigue (71 people, 29.96%)
- Convulsion (59 people, 24.89%)
- Vision Blurred (57 people, 24.05%)
- Headache (57 people, 24.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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.
Do you have Double vision when taking Keppra?
Browse all side effects of Keppraa 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 Double visionDouble vision
Could your condition cause Double visionDouble vision
Can you answer these questions?
I have had epilepsy since i was a young child. i also have had to battle substance abuse disorder all of my life! i already know that certain drugs can aggravate epilepsy/ cause seizures- but does epilepsy CAUSE drug addiction? is drug addiction more prevalent in epileptics?
You may be interested in these reviews
Hi I am new to this forum. Call me G. I h@ave Fibro, epilepsy, chronic migraine, pending MS diagnosis. ..I take Keppra for an anti seizure, I beleive it is the cause of the pain (pancreatitis). It is miserable . Any advice is welcomed. Thanks.
About six weeks ago I developed double vision overnite. I had been taking Pulmicort for approximately 4 months before this happened. Of course all the doctors are saying that it could not have anything to do with the pulmicort. I am very interested to hear from anyone that that tell me anything ...
I was taking invokana 100 mg with no problems. My doctor increased the dosage to 300 mg early January and a couple weeks later I started having weird double vision when I looked left. Then four days ago I suddenly had double vision when both my eyes are open and looking past about 4 feet. I'm ...