Keppra and Accutane drug interactions - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Keppra and Accutane. Common interactions include pulmonary embolism among females and inflammatory bowel disease among males.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes what interactions people who take Keppra and Accutane have. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 36 people who take Keppra and Accutane from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.



On Feb, 02, 2023

36 people who take Keppra and Accutane together, and have interactions are studied.


What is Keppra?

Keppra has active ingredients of levetiracetam. It is often used in epilepsy. eHealthMe is studying from 66,560 Keppra users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Accutane?

Accutane has active ingredients of isotretinoin. It is often used in acne. eHealthMe is studying from 33,664 Accutane users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

Number of Keppra and Accutane reports submitted per year:

Keppra and Accutane drug interactions.

Common Keppra and Accutane drug interactions by gender *:

female:

  1. Pulmonary embolism
  2. Abdominal adhesions
  3. Anal fissure
  4. Bronchitis
  5. Colitis
  6. Convulsion
  7. Dizziness
  8. Head injury
  9. Headache
  10. Joint swelling

male:

  1. Inflammatory bowel disease
  2. Colitis ulcerative
  3. Arthralgia
  4. Arthritis
  5. Asthenia
  6. Blood glucose decreased
  7. Blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  8. Blood uric acid decreased
  9. Bone marrow failure
  10. Cerebral disorder

Common Keppra and Accutane drug interactions by age *:

0-1:

n/a

2-9:

  1. Colitis ulcerative
  2. Depression
  3. Inflammatory bowel disease
  4. Abdominal adhesions
  5. Bronchitis
  6. Convulsion
  7. Crohn's disease
  8. Deep vein thrombosis
  9. Gastrointestinal injury
  10. Injury

10-19:

  1. Cerebral disorder

20-29:

  1. Oral discomfort
  2. Rash
  3. Rhinorrhoea
  4. Sinusitis
  5. Tremor
  6. Visual field defect
  7. Vomiting
  8. Weight decreased
  9. Xeroderma
  10. Emotional distress

30-39:

  1. Anal fissure
  2. Depression
  3. Inflammatory bowel disease
  4. Suicidal ideation
  5. Abortion spontaneous
  6. Clostridium difficile colitis
  7. Colitis ulcerative
  8. Crohn's disease
  9. Deep vein thrombosis
  10. Intestinal obstruction

40-49:

  1. Alopecia
  2. Arthralgia
  3. Blood cholesterol increased
  4. Blood triglycerides increased
  5. Cholelithiasis
  6. Colitis
  7. Colitis ulcerative
  8. Depression
  9. Dizziness
  10. Fall

50-59:

  1. Crohn's disease
  2. Death
  3. Inflammatory bowel disease
  4. Intestinal stenosis
  5. Glioblastoma multiforme
  6. Haematuria
  7. Hypertonic bladder
  8. Urge incontinence

60+:

  1. Inflammatory bowel disease
  2. Colitis ulcerative
  3. Blood triglycerides increased
  4. Cheilitis
  5. Cholestasis
  6. Crohn's disease
  7. Cytolytic hepatitis
  8. Dermatitis
  9. Hyperhidrosis
  10. Lip dry

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Brain Neoplasm Malignant (brain cancer tumour): 7 people, 19.44%
  2. Acne Cystic (skin problems that cause pimples): 3 people, 8.33%
  3. Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (a term that refers to a condition where seizures are generated in the portion of the brain called the temporal lobe): 2 people, 5.56%
  4. Seizures (abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain): 2 people, 5.56%
  5. Growth Hormone Deficiency: 2 people, 5.56%
  6. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body): 2 people, 5.56%
  7. Birth Control: 2 people, 5.56%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on levetiracetam and isotretinoin (the active ingredients of Keppra and Accutane, respectively), and Keppra and Accutane (the brand names). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study. Patients in the study may take other drugs besides Keppra and Accutane.

Who is eHealthMe?

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