Review: could Keppra cause Family planning and contraception?
This is a review of Family planning and contraception (Birth control) by studying 19,600 people who take Keppra. We analyze: the time on Keppra when people have Family planning and contraception, gender and age of these people, the severity of Family planning and contraception, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Keppra. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Keppra (latest outcomes from 21,097 users) has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy, seizures. Commonly reported side effects of Keppra include convulsion prophylaxis, convulsion, fatigue, fatigue aggravated, weakness.
Family planning and contraception
Family planning and contraception (latest reports from 133,359 patients) has been reported by people with hiv infection, birth control, multiple sclerosis, acne, epilepsy.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 19,600 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 441 people (2.25%) have Family Planning And Contraception.
Time on Keppra when people have Family planning and contraception * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Family planning and contraception||31.40%||39.67%||13.22%||11.57%||4.13%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Family planning and contraception when taking Keppra * :
|Family planning and contraception||96.70%||3.30% |
Age of people who have Family planning and contraception when taking Keppra * :
|Family planning and contraception||0.80%||0.00%||2.58%||52.09%||42.35%||2.19%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Family planning and contraception when taking Keppra ** :
How people recovered from Family planning and contraception ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (425 people, 96.37%)
- Pregnancy (86 people, 19.50%)
- Convulsion (64 people, 14.51%)
- Vitamin supplementation (45 people, 10.20%)
- Partial seizures (15 people, 3.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Folic acid (264 people, 59.86%)
- Lamictal (74 people, 16.78%)
- Keppra xr (74 people, 16.78%)
- Prenatal vitamins (57 people, 12.93%)
- Vitamin tab (54 people, 12.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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