Review: could Keppra cause Hot flushes (Hot Flush)?
Summary: Hot flushes 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 Arimidex, and have Convulsion.
We study 19,920 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Hot flushes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flushes and more.
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Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 21,256 Keppra users)
Hot Flushes (sudden feelings of heat) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, breast cancer, depression, high blood pressure, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 20,658 Hot Flushes patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 19,913 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 31 people (0.16%) have Hot Flushes.
Time on Keppra when people have Hot flushes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hot flushes||40.00%||40.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hot flushes when taking Keppra * :
|Hot flushes||94.29%||5.71% |
Age of people who have Hot flushes when taking Keppra * :
|Hot flushes||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||28.57%||19.05%||4.76%||14.29%||28.57% |
Severity of Hot flushes when taking Keppra ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hot flushes||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hot flushes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Convulsion (5 people, 16.13%)
- Breast cancer (3 people, 9.68%)
- Atrial fibrillation (2 people, 6.45%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (2 people, 6.45%)
- Headache (2 people, 6.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Arimidex (11 people, 35.48%)
- Vitamin d (10 people, 32.26%)
- Lamictal (10 people, 32.26%)
- Vicodin (8 people, 25.81%)
- Amoxicillin (8 people, 25.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Ambien, Nexium, Lamictal, Keppra for a 42-year old woman with Sleep Disorder, Acid Reflux, Trigeminal Neuralgia. The patient has Constipation, Insomnia, Blurred Vision, Pressure Of Speech
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin C, Lysine, Glucosamine And Chondroitin Sulfate And MSM, Fish Oil, Garlic, Vitamin E, Aspirin, Lipitor, Ambien, Celexa, Keppra for a 65-year old man with General Physical Condition, Canker Sores And Fever Blisters, Blood Thinner, Blood Cholesterol Decreased, Sleepy, Depression, Seizures. The patient has Seizure - Generalized
- A study of drug interactions between Bactrim Ds, Doxycycline Hyclate, Tylenol W/ Codeine No. 3, Tri-sprintec, Adderall 10, Adderall 20 for a 24-year old woman with Infection, Pain, Birth Control, Adhd. The patient has Lightheadedness - Dizzy, Abdominal Cramps, Nausea, Hot Flush
- A study of drug interactions between Fentanyl, Neurontin, Keppra Xr for a 33-year old woman with Pain, Seizure - Grand Mal. The patient has Gait Disturbance, Short-term Memory Loss, Nausea, Fatigue - Chronic, Visual Impairment, Pain Exacerbated, Migraine With Aura
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