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Review: could Keppra cause Leg pain?





Summary: Leg pain is reported only by a few people who take Keppra.

We study 19,870 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 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 21,210 users)

Leg pain

Leg pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety.(latest reports from Leg pain 545 patients)

On Dec, 20, 2014: 19,870 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Leg Pain.

Trend of Leg pain in Keppra reports

Time on Keppra when people have Leg pain * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Leg pain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

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

FemaleMale
Leg pain100.00%0.00%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Leg pain0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%

Severity of Leg pain when taking Keppra ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Leg pain0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%

How people recovered from Leg pain ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Leg pain0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Seizures (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Epilepsy (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Restless leg syndrome (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lamictal (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Clonazepam (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Mirapex (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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