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.
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Keppra (latest outcomes from 21,127 users) has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy.
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.
Time on Keppra when people have Joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Joint pain||37.50%||37.50%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Keppra * :
|Joint pain||65.34%||34.66% |
Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Keppra * :
|Joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||1.32%||4.39%||15.79%||20.18%||23.25%||35.09% |
Severity of Joint pain when taking Keppra ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Joint pain||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Joint pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Convulsion (30 people, 12.88%)
- Osteoporosis (24 people, 10.30%)
- Epilepsy (22 people, 9.44%)
- Pain (20 people, 8.58%)
- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging brain (16 people, 6.87%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Nexium (53 people, 22.75%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 18.03%)
- Dilantin (34 people, 14.59%)
- Zometa (31 people, 13.30%)
- Lamictal (30 people, 12.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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