Keppra and Insomnia - from FDA reports


Summary

Insomnia is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lamictal, and have Convulsion. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Keppra. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36,800 people who have side effects when taking Keppra from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

36,800 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 702 people (1.91%) have Insomnia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Insomnia?

Time on Keppra when people have Insomnia *:

  • < 1 month: 36.49 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 39.19 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.05 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.16 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 2.7 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.41 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 61.88 %
  • male: 38.12 %

Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 2.76 %
  • 2-9: 4.67 %
  • 10-19: 7.22 %
  • 20-29: 10.62 %
  • 30-39: 12.74 %
  • 40-49: 21.66 %
  • 50-59: 22.29 %
  • 60+: 18.05 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Convulsion (140 people, 19.94%)
  • Depression (47 people, 6.70%)
  • Pain (34 people, 4.84%)
  • Sleep Disorder (30 people, 4.27%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (24 people, 3.42%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lamictal (117 people, 16.67%)
  • Vimpat (55 people, 7.83%)
  • Dilantin (54 people, 7.69%)
  • Lyrica (50 people, 7.12%)
  • Tegretol (46 people, 6.55%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (131 people, 18.66%)
  • Convulsion (131 people, 18.66%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (114 people, 16.24%)
  • Depression (109 people, 15.53%)
  • Dizziness (105 people, 14.96%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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