Keppra and Mood swings - from FDA reports
Mood swings is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Epilepsy. This review analyzes which people have Mood swings 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 May, 08, 2017
36,800 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 460 people (1.25%) have Mood Swings
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Keppra when people have Mood Swings *:
- < 1 month: 42.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.07 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.77 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.77 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.02 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Mood Swings when taking Keppra *:
- female: 67.96 %
- male: 32.04 %
Age of people who have Mood Swings when taking Keppra *:
- 0-1: 0.73 %
- 2-9: 8.42 %
- 10-19: 15.38 %
- 20-29: 18.32 %
- 30-39: 14.29 %
- 40-49: 19.05 %
- 50-59: 13.55 %
- 60+: 10.26 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (124 people, 26.96%)
- Seizures (84 people, 18.26%)
- Convulsion (47 people, 10.22%)
- Partial Seizures (15 people, 3.26%)
- Idiopathic Generalised Epilepsy (11 people, 2.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (58 people, 12.61%)
- Topamax (45 people, 9.78%)
- Dilantin (38 people, 8.26%)
- Vimpat (37 people, 8.04%)
- Lamotrigine (33 people, 7.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (84 people, 18.26%)
- Fatigue (82 people, 17.83%)
- Aggression (82 people, 17.83%)
- Drowsiness (72 people, 15.65%)
- Anger (62 people, 13.48%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Mood swings when taking Keppra?
Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 39,314 users)
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