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Are there side effects after going off keppra? do they decrease the dose and then stop?

Posted 30 Jan 2012 by leinogz 1 answer

My daughter suffered head trauma from a fall, she never had a physical seizure, but her EEG showed some abnormality and they put her on Keppra as a precaution. She has been on it almost a year but recently has started to have severe mood changes, depression, she cries all the time, she is anxious, ...

Keppra - What happens if you accidentally take a double dose?

Posted 12 Nov 2014 by Napra 2 answers

Child 15 years. Taking 1000mg in divided doses. Taken 500mg in the morning but 1000 at night

How to wean off Keppra? Our 50 year old son?

Posted 1 day ago by Mar Chaudoin 0 answers

Our son was put on two 500mg twice a day of Keppra when he suffered a stroke six months ago He is 54 years old. Never any indication of a seizsure. He has developed blurry,, hazy vision. Does not see well. Is this a side effect? Why is he still on this medicine?

Pharmacy - With dementia, can you take melatonin with risperidone and Xarelto?

Posted 18 days ago by Terryhelms 0 answers

If you have dementia and are yelling at night, is it safe to take melatonin( will it help if OK to take) while taking Xarelto, risperidone and Keppra?

How long does it take to get keppra out of your system?

Posted 31 Oct 2010 by mmmswicky 1 answer

When given Keppra at 1 thousand mg twice a day by mistake for 35 days. how long would it take to get out of your system and for brain function to return t0 normal.

My adult son has been on Keppra for about 15 months. He had one seizure (needed CPR) and a brain...

Posted 27 Apr 2018 by Cardinal1970 1 answer

... tumor (benign menangioma) was immediately diagnosed. 98% of tumor was removed... the rest was too close to the optic nerve. He has severe headaches, numbness in arms and legs, some personality issues, and extreme fatigue. He has now needed to take medical leave from work. All tests are negative ...

Do anti-seizure meds cause lack of emotions?

Posted 21 Mar 2018 by rpaveleck 1 answer

I've been taking Keppra and Vimpat for epilepsy for a good year now and I now seem to have no more emotions at all. I can't smile, laugh, cry or get excited about anything any more. I was told that it may be a side effect of those meds, but I'm supposed to keep taking these meds for ...

What is the difference between Briviact and Keppra?

Posted 5 May 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Why cant we crush or chew Levetiracetam (keppra)?

Posted 9 Jul 2011 by taylor-made-1 1 answer

our 5 year old, just cant swallow the tablets and the liquid isnt funded and would cost us in excess of $1000 per month. The pharmacist told me to crush it with something nice (we use peanut butter) and she can have it that way..But I noticed it says on the advise slip DO NOT CRUSH OR CHEW? She ...

E dejado de tomar keppra, tomaba,250, ¿Puedo conducir?

Posted 17 Nov 2017 by Zenbj 0 answers

Lo e tomado tres meses

Why are my Keppra levels low while Im taking 750mg twice a day please help?

Posted 24 Oct 2017 by Rthompso 0 answers

I take Keppra twice a day 750mg with Dilantin 100mg and Vimpat 50mg After having uncontrolled seizures twice a week when going to ER my Keppra levels are always below therapeutic levels while my other medication levels are good please help me figure this out

My daughter is on 350 mg Keepra twice daily, 7 am and 7 pm. She took her 7 pm dose but...

Posted 18 Sep 2017 by Lilly1969 2 answers

... I forgot and gave her an extra dose at 2 am.When should I give her the next dose? Should I skip 7 am dose and give her at 7 pm or stick to her usual and 2 am dose will be extra dose? Thanks

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