Levetiracetam - what dose of Keppra IR would equal Keppra XR 1000mg in an emergency?
- 18 Jan 2010 by hospitalist
- keppra, levetiracetam, pharmacy
Our pharmacy does not carry XR and will not be able to get for 24 to 48 hours. I have a patient who has been on Keppra xr 1000mg for some time at hs..I have the IR available, what dose do I give while awaiting the shipment?
30 Jan 2010
I realize this answer is a bit late bit in situation like this you really need to talk to the patient's doctor and they will tell you what dose they would patient to be on.
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