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Review: could Keppra cause Double vision (Diplopia)?

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 month, also take medication Tegretol, and have Epilepsy.

We study 19,864 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 174 have Double vision. Find out below who they are, when they have Double vision and more.

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Keppra

Keppra (latest outcomes from 21,200 users) has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy.

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Double vision

Double vision (double vision) (latest reports from 72,500 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis.

Trend of Double vision reports

On Oct, 29, 2014: 19,864 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 174 people (0.88%) have Double Vision.

Trend of Double vision in Keppra reports

Time on Keppra when people have Double vision * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Double vision52.63%31.58%10.53%5.26%0.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Double vision82.61%17.39%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Double vision0.00%1.81%3.61%18.67%20.48%20.48%24.10%10.84%

Severity of Double vision when taking Keppra ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Double vision0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Double vision ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Double vision0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Epilepsy (62 people, 35.63%)
  2. Convulsion (48 people, 27.59%)
  3. Partial seizures (18 people, 10.34%)
  4. Pain (14 people, 8.05%)
  5. Osteoporosis (8 people, 4.60%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Tegretol (37 people, 21.26%)
  2. Carbamazepine (31 people, 17.82%)
  3. Lamictal (26 people, 14.94%)
  4. Lyrica (25 people, 14.37%)
  5. Clonazepam (21 people, 12.07%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Pregnancy, and takes Keppra)
    I have been on Keppra (2.000 mg a day) for 3 months now. Before, I took Depakote for almost 10 years. In both cases my epilepsy symptoms were controlled. I was advised to change (from Depakote to Keppra) by my Neurologist as I am planning to get pregnant in the coming months. I would like to confirm ...

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