Memory impairment is found among people who take Vimpat, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Keppra, and have Epilepsy . We study 1,896 people who have side effects while taking Vimpat from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Memory impairment. Find out below who they are, when they have Memory impairment and more.
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Vimpat has active ingredients of lacosamide. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Vimpat 1,990 users)
Memory impairment has been reported by people with confusional state, weakness, drowsiness, diarrhea, memory loss (latest reports from 61,143 Memory impairment patients).
On Jul, 21, 2016
1,896 people reported to have side effects when taking Vimpat.
Among them, 61 people (3.22%) have Memory Impairment
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My son was put on Vimpat in conjunction with Depakote because on Depakote alone he was continuing to have seizures. Since adding Vimpat, he has had a seizure which was far more severe than on Depakote alone.
Hi all, I have been taking Vimpat 600mg daily for a long time but was just prescribed Divalproex yesterday 500mg daily as an additional treatment for Vimpat. I'm nervous and just want some knowledge about anyone's side effects.
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