Keppra and Glomerular filtration rate increased - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Glomerular filtration rate increased is found among people who take Keppra, especially for people who are male, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Keppra and have Glomerular filtration rate increased. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 63,513 people who have side effects when taking Keppra 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 Nov, 13, 2022

63,513 people reported to have side effects when taking Keppra.
Among them, 6 people (0.01%) have Glomerular filtration rate increased.


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 Glomerular filtration rate increased?

Glomerular filtration rate increased is found to be associated with 303 drugs and 156 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Keppra and Glomerular filtration rate increased reports submitted per year:

Could Keppra cause Glomerular filtration rate increased?

Gender of people who have Glomerular filtration rate increased when taking Keppra *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Glomerular filtration rate increased when taking Keppra *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Common drugs people take besides Keppra *:

  1. Vitamin D: 2 people, 33.33%
  2. Vitamin B12: 2 people, 33.33%
  3. Prilosec: 2 people, 33.33%
  4. Plavix: 2 people, 33.33%
  5. Norvasc: 2 people, 33.33%
  6. Klonopin: 2 people, 33.33%
  7. Humira: 2 people, 33.33%
  8. Cymbalta: 2 people, 33.33%
  9. Crestor: 2 people, 33.33%
  10. Calcium: 2 people, 33.33%

Common side effects people have besides Glomerular filtration rate increased *:

  1. Muscle Twitching: 2 people, 33.33%
  2. Chronic Kidney Disease: 2 people, 33.33%
  3. Herpes Zoster: 2 people, 33.33%
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 2 people, 33.33%
  5. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness): 2 people, 33.33%
  6. High Blood Pressure: 2 people, 33.33%
  7. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation): 2 people, 33.33%
  8. Speech Impairment (Adult) (inability to speak (adult)): 2 people, 33.33%
  9. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen): 2 people, 33.33%
  10. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 2 people, 33.33%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Ankylosing Spondylitis (type of arthritis affecting the spine): 2 people, 33.33%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 1 person, 16.67%
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 16.67%
  4. Pain: 1 person, 16.67%
  5. Infection: 1 person, 16.67%
  6. Hypertonia (abnormal increase in muscle tension and a reduced ability of a muscle to stretch): 1 person, 16.67%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 1 person, 16.67%
  8. Diarrhea: 1 person, 16.67%
  9. Cerebral Disorder (brain disease): 1 person, 16.67%
  10. Cardiac Failure: 1 person, 16.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Keppra and have Glomerular filtration rate increased?

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How to use the study?

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on levetiracetam (the active ingredients of Keppra) and Keppra (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

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