eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

How to?

Related topic: Keppra, Joint pain

Review: could Keppra cause Joint pain?

Summary: Joint pain could be caused by Keppra, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Nexium, and have Convulsion.

We study 19,801 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 233 have Joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint pain and more.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can find the answer by studying 348 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start now >>>

Keppra

Keppra (latest outcomes from 21,127 users) has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy.

Joint pain

Joint pain (latest reports from 797,471 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 6, 2014: 19,622 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 233 people (1.19%) have Joint Pain. They amount to 0.03% of all the 794,442 people who have Joint Pain on eHealthMe.

Trend of Joint pain in Keppra reports

Time on Keppra when people have Joint pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Joint pain37.50%37.50%12.50%0.00%0.00%12.50%0.00%

Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Keppra * :

FemaleMale
Joint pain65.34%34.66%

Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Keppra * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Joint pain0.00%0.00%1.32%4.39%15.79%20.18%23.25%35.09%

Severity of Joint pain when taking Keppra ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Joint pain0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Joint pain ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Convulsion (30 people, 12.88%)
  2. Osteoporosis (24 people, 10.30%)
  3. Epilepsy (22 people, 9.44%)
  4. Pain (20 people, 8.58%)
  5. Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain (16 people, 6.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (53 people, 22.75%)
  2. Aspirin (42 people, 18.03%)
  3. Dilantin (34 people, 14.59%)
  4. Zometa (31 people, 13.30%)
  5. Lamictal (30 people, 12.88%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

On eHealthMe, Keppra (levetiracetam) is often used for epilepsy. Find out below the conditions Keppra is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Keppra used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 day ago):

  • Went off ambien cold turkey and started on clonidine, went to arthritis Dr and said fibromyalgia and she put me on lyrics 50 Mg 3 times a day but pain is worse. I have to take 10/325 percoset that only helps a little.

    Reply

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • weakness, mild tremor, mild sweating,mild heart racing

    Reply

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • All lesions necrosis
    Painful granulomas
    I live in chronic pain and fatigue

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Keppra, Joint pain

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Health issues and struggles
    I have numerous health issues. Some I've lived with not realizing they were there. Others are caused by meds I've taken in the past or am still using now. Lupus is the most recent and biggest trouble I have right now. It is caused by the one drug that finally gave me control of my seizures Some o ...

  • Understanding and living with cancer
    After having one treatment of Gemzar, I had a sever reaction, which caused me to have many seizures. This caused me to developed PRES, which in turn has caused me to have brain damage.When I came out of my induced coma I did not know where I was, nor did I know who my family members were. I could no ...

  • Ringing in the ears from keppra
    The ringing started almost immediately. Two doctors I saw said they never heard of that side effect with Keppra. It's bad from late at night through the early morning.

More reviews for: Keppra, Joint pain

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related study

- Keppra side effects

 

Related symptom

- Joint Pain

 

 

Recent user comments

- "Want to know if this medicine is addicted and the sid ... " (2 hours ago)

- "Gained 7 pounds in the two months of taking medicatio ... " (3 hours ago)

- "I have been having vaginal bleeding so my dr prescrib ... " (3 hours ago)

- "feurosimide calcium w D3 centrum silver coq10 vit ... " (5 hours ago)

- "swelling below earlobe into shoulder,under arm, down ... " (6 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Isosorbide Mononitrate
- Brain Herniation
- Basal Cell Naevus Syndrome
- Arachnoiditis
- Potassium Chloride 5meq In Dextrose 5% And Sodium Chloride 0.3% In Plastic Container

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.