Keppra and Pancreatitis - from FDA reports


Summary

Pancreatitis 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 Neurontin, and have Convulsion . We study 34,747 people who have side effects while taking Keppra from FDA. Among them, 191 have Pancreatitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more.

What to expect?

If you take Keppra and have Pancreatitis, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Keppra and have Pancreatitis

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Keppra

Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Keppra 37,183 users)

Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 36,333 Pancreatitis patients).

On Jan, 30, 2017

34,747 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 191 people (0.55%) have Pancreatitis


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Pancreatitis?

Time on Keppra when people have Pancreatitis *:

  • < 1 month: 42.86 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 31.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 2.86 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.71 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.57 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.57 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 55.38 %
  • male: 44.62 %

Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 12.1 %
  • 10-19: 12.1 %
  • 20-29: 14.01 %
  • 30-39: 14.01 %
  • 40-49: 22.93 %
  • 50-59: 11.46 %
  • 60+: 13.38 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Convulsion (47 people, 24.61%)
  • Epilepsy (37 people, 19.37%)
  • Pain (16 people, 8.38%)
  • Seizures (15 people, 7.85%)
  • Agitation (13 people, 6.81%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (18 people, 9.42%)
  • Ativan (17 people, 8.90%)
  • Dilantin (16 people, 8.38%)
  • Diazepam (16 people, 8.38%)
  • Nexium (14 people, 7.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Convulsion (20 people, 10.47%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (18 people, 9.42%)
  • Abdominal Pain (15 people, 7.85%)
  • Weight Decreased (13 people, 6.81%)
  • Diarrhea (13 people, 6.81%)

* 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.

Do you have Pancreatitis when taking Keppra?

Browse all side effects of Keppra

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

Drugs that are associated with Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis

Could your condition cause Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Keppra, Pancreatitis

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Keppra, Pancreatitis