Who have Fever with Keppra?


Summary

Fever is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Epilepsy . We study 34,155 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,042 have Fever. Find out below who they are, when they have Fever and more.

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Keppra

Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 37,147 users)

Fever

Fever has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, hepatitis c (latest reports from 242,237 Fever patients).

On Nov, 20, 2016

34,155 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 1,042 people (3.05%) have Fever


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Fever?

Time on Keppra when people have Fever *:

  • < 1 month: 45.6 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 35.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.29 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.74 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.11 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.52 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Fever when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 50.99 %
  • male: 49.01 %

Age of people who have Fever when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 2.35 %
  • 2-9: 10.84 %
  • 10-19: 6.82 %
  • 20-29: 12.85 %
  • 30-39: 9.72 %
  • 40-49: 13.74 %
  • 50-59: 17.88 %
  • 60+: 25.81 %

Severity of Fever **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Fever **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lamictal (128 people, 12.28%)
  • Tegretol (66 people, 6.33%)
  • Decadron (63 people, 6.05%)
  • Dilantin (58 people, 5.57%)
  • Zofran (56 people, 5.37%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Keppra, learn more )

Potential co-existing conditions

  • Convulsion (128 people, 12.28%)
  • Glioblastoma Multiforme (54 people, 5.18%)

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Convulsion (180 people, 17.27%)
  • Rashes (159 people, 15.26%)
  • Fatigue (141 people, 13.53%)
  • Nausea (123 people, 11.80%)
  • Headache (122 people, 11.71%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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