Levetiracetam and Acne - from FDA reports
Acne is found among people who take Levetiracetam, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Mirena, and have Epilepsy. This review analyzes which people have Acne with Levetiracetam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,230 people who have side effects when taking Levetiracetam from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 12, 2017
16,230 people reported to have side effects when taking Levetiracetam.
Among them, 19 people (0.12%) have Acne
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levetiracetam when people have Acne *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Acne when taking Levetiracetam *:
- female: 63.16 %
- male: 36.84 %
Age of people who have Acne when taking Levetiracetam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 5.56 %
- 10-19: 5.56 %
- 20-29: 16.67 %
- 30-39: 22.22 %
- 40-49: 11.11 %
- 50-59: 22.22 %
- 60+: 16.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (4 people, 21.05%)
- Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell (3 people, 15.79%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 15.79%)
- Birth Control (3 people, 15.79%)
- Glioblastoma Multiforme (2 people, 10.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mirena (3 people, 15.79%)
- Plavix (2 people, 10.53%)
- Levonorgestrel (2 people, 10.53%)
- Depakene (2 people, 10.53%)
- Amlodipine (2 people, 10.53%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (6 people, 31.58%)
- Weight Increased (5 people, 26.32%)
- Convulsion (5 people, 26.32%)
- Back Pain (5 people, 26.32%)
- Weakness (4 people, 21.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Acne when taking Levetiracetam?
Levetiracetam has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Levetiracetam 16,637 users)
Acne (skin problems that cause pimples) has been reported by people with birth control, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease (latest reports from 46,596 Acne patients).
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