Review: could Keppra cause Epstein-barr virus infection?
Summary: Epstein-barr virus infection 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 Nebivolol, and have Epilepsy.
We study 19,909 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Epstein-barr virus infection. Find out below who they are, when they have Epstein-barr virus infection and more.
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Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 21,247 Keppra users)
Epstein-barr virus infection
Epstein-barr virus infection has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, kidney transplant, prophylaxis against graft versus host disease, stem cell transplant. (latest reports from 2,088 Epstein-barr virus infection patients)
On Feb, 6, 2015: 19,901 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 19 people (0.10%) have Epstein-barr Virus Infection.
Time on Keppra when people have Epstein-barr virus infection * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Epstein-barr virus infection||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Epstein-barr virus infection when taking Keppra * :
|Epstein-barr virus infection||89.47%||10.53% |
Age of people who have Epstein-barr virus infection when taking Keppra * :
|Epstein-barr virus infection||0.00%||0.00%||5.26%||5.26%||0.00%||5.26%||57.89%||26.32% |
Severity of Epstein-barr virus infection when taking Keppra ** :
How people recovered from Epstein-barr virus infection ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (12 people, 63.16%)
- Multiple sclerosis (11 people, 57.89%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 57.89%)
- Hypothyroidism (9 people, 47.37%)
- Glioma (3 people, 15.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nebivolol (11 people, 57.89%)
- Diovan (11 people, 57.89%)
- Fty 720 (10 people, 52.63%)
- Sulfadiazine (8 people, 42.11%)
- Thyronajod (8 people, 42.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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