I am tapering off keppra I'm not sure if the approach is too abrubt. I have been on keppra xr for 2?
- 17 Jan 2011 by tikimonster
- keppra, keppra xr
... years a total of 1000mg. My dr has me now taking regular keppra 750mg for one week down to 500mg the next week and 250mg for the last 2 weeks I'll be off keppra in a months time is that too quick?
16 Mar 2011
Sorry this has not been answered... how have you gone?
Keppra should be withdrawn gradually to minimize the potential of increased seizure frequency. Your doctor will have experience with this. Talk to him / her if you are concerned.
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