Review: could Keppra cause Leg Pain?


Summary

Leg pain is reported only by a few people who take Keppra. We study 23,493 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Leg pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Leg pain and more.

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Keppra

Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 25,536 users)

Leg Pain

Leg pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, back pain, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 962 Leg pain patients).

On Aug, 29, 2016

23,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 4 people (0.02%) have Leg Pain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Leg pain?

Time on Keppra when people have Leg Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 50 %

Gender of people who have Leg Pain when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Leg Pain when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 25 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 25 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 25 %
  • 60+: 25 %

Severity if Leg Pain when taking Keppra **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 25 %
  • severe: 25 %
  • most severe: 50 %

How people recovered from Leg Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 50 %
  • not yet: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Epilepsy (4 people)
  • Constipation (2 people)
  • Seizures (1 person)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Topamax (2 people)
  • Polyethylene Glycol 3350; Sodium Sulfate; Sodium Chloride; Potassium Chloride; Sodium Ascorbate; Ascorbic Acid (2 people)
  • Lamotrigine (2 people)
  • Mirapex (1 person)
  • Lamictal (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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