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Review: could Levetiracetam cause Accidental overdose?

We study 5,640 people who have side effects while taking Levetiracetam from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Accidental overdose. Find out below who they are, when they have Accidental overdose and more.

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Levetiracetam

Levetiracetam (latest outcomes from 5,823 users) has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy.

Accidental overdose

Accidental overdose (latest reports from 49,177 patients) has been reported by people with pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, accidental exposure, high blood pressure.

On Aug, 25, 2014: 5,639 people reported to have side effects when taking Levetiracetam. Among them, 17 people (0.30%) have Accidental Overdose. They amount to 0.03% of all the 49,171 people who have Accidental Overdose on eHealthMe.

Trend of Accidental overdose in Levetiracetam reports

Time on Levetiracetam when people have Accidental overdose * :

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Gender of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Levetiracetam * :

FemaleMale
Accidental overdose42.11%57.89%

Age of people who have Accidental overdose when taking Levetiracetam * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Accidental overdose0.00%36.84%0.00%26.32%10.53%0.00%10.53%15.79%

Severity of Accidental overdose when taking Levetiracetam ** :

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How people recovered from Accidental overdose ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Epilepsy (6 people, 35.29%)
  2. Accidental overdose (5 people, 29.41%)
  3. Grand mal convulsion (5 people, 29.41%)
  4. Pain (3 people, 17.65%)
  5. Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 5.88%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lamotrigine (6 people, 35.29%)
  2. Oxycontin (3 people, 17.65%)
  3. Vioxx (2 people, 11.76%)
  4. Lorcet-hd (2 people, 11.76%)
  5. Claritin (2 people, 11.76%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • Joint and muscle pain, depression, unwell feeling

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  • Still fighting the disease. Also having muscle twitches and heart flutters.

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