Keppra and Fatigue - from FDA reports
Fatigue is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Convulsion. This review analyzes which people have Fatigue with Keppra. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 37,835 people who have side effects when taking Keppra from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 17, 2017
37,835 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 2,123 people (5.61%) have Fatigue
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Keppra when people have Fatigue *:
- < 1 month: 42.7 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.81 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.57 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.65 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.62 %
- 10+ years: 1.08 %
Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Keppra *:
- female: 61.45 %
- male: 38.55 %
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Keppra *:
- 0-1: 0.84 %
- 2-9: 4.27 %
- 10-19: 6.21 %
- 20-29: 9.05 %
- 30-39: 11.96 %
- 40-49: 17.58 %
- 50-59: 19.72 %
- 60+: 30.38 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Convulsion (270 people, 12.72%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (145 people, 6.83%)
- Pain (115 people, 5.42%)
- High Blood Pressure (98 people, 4.62%)
- Glioblastoma Multiforme (74 people, 3.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (229 people, 10.79%)
- Dilantin (173 people, 8.15%)
- Decadron (157 people, 7.40%)
- Vimpat (142 people, 6.69%)
- Topamax (130 people, 6.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (439 people, 20.68%)
- Drowsiness (379 people, 17.85%)
- Convulsion (346 people, 16.30%)
- Nausea (341 people, 16.06%)
- Dizziness (308 people, 14.51%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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