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Review: could Keppra cause Double vision?

We study 19,844 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 21,176 users) has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy.

On Aug, 15, 2014: 19,839 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 174 people (0.88%) have Double Vision. They amount to 0.24% of all the 71,473 people who have Double Vision on eHealthMe.

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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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

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