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List of Keppra Adverse Effects reported to US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Respiratory Syncytial Virus Bronchitis, Sepsis, Refsum's Disease (8267905-5)
on Apr 04, 2012 Male patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 14.55 lb, was treated with Keppra. Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: respiratory syncytial virus bronchitis, sepsis, refsum's disease. Keppra dosage: N/A.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Prevacid
  • Synagis
  • Synagis
  • Diastat
  • Ativan
  • Robinul
Patient was hospitalized.

Vascular Neoplasm (8265463-2)
Patient was taking Keppra. Patient had the following side effects: vascular neoplasm on Mar 28, 2012 from GERMANY Additional patient health information: Female patient , 26 years of age, weighting 152.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and. Keppra dosage: 1-0-1.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Enoxaparin Sodium
  • Fraxiparine (0.3 Ready To Use Syringe)
Patient was hospitalized.

Pancytopenia (8264612-X)
Adverse event was reported on Mar 26, 2012 by a Male patient taking Keppra (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and. Location: JAPAN , 40 years of age, After Keppra was administered, patient had the following side effects: pancytopenia.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Gabapentin
  • Phenytoin Sodium Cap (Dose Gradually Decreased)
  • Phenytoin Sodium Cap
Patient was hospitalized.

Foetal Exposure During Pregnancy, Congenital Hydronephrosis, Exposure During Breast Feeding (8264606-4)
on Mar 30, 2012 Male patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 9.02 lb, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and was treated with Keppra. Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: foetal exposure during pregnancy, congenital hydronephrosis, exposure during breast feeding. Keppra dosage: Prior To Conception.


Respiratory Failure (8264579-4)
on Mar 30, 2012 Male patient from JAPAN , 62 years of age, weighting 114.4 lb, was treated with Keppra. Patient had the following side effects: respiratory failure. Keppra dosage: N/A.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Micardis (20 Mg)
  • Heparin Sodium (300 Df/3weeks)
  • Tapros (Daily Dose:1df)
Patient was hospitalized.

Dizziness, Angioedema (8264552-6)
Patient was taking Keppra. After Keppra was administered, patient had the following side effects: dizziness, angioedema on Mar 29, 2012 from SPAIN Additional patient health information: Female patient , 18 years of age, weighting 116.8 lb, . Keppra dosage: N/A.

Anaemia Megaloblastic (8264540-X)
Adverse event was reported on Mar 23, 2012 by a Male patient taking Keppra (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and. Location: JAPAN , 27 years of age, Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: anaemia megaloblastic.

Quality Of Life Decreased, Arthritis Infective, Emotional Distress, Oedema Peripheral, Joint Swelling, Headache, Nystagmus, Depression, Feeling Abnormal (8264387-4)
on Apr 02, 2012 Female patient from NORWAY , 65 years of age, was treated with Keppra. Patient had the following side effects: quality of life decreased, arthritis infective, emotional distress, oedema peripheral, joint swelling, headache, nystagmus, depression, feeling abnormal. Keppra dosage: Unk Ukn, Unk.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Simvastatin (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Zoledronoc Acid (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Pantoprazole (Unk Ukn, Unk)
  • Irbesartan (Unk Ukn, Unk)


Convulsion, Loss Of Consciousness (8263870-5)
on Mar 26, 2012 Male patient from UNITED STATES , 62 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and was treated with Keppra. After Keppra was administered, patient had the following side effects: convulsion, loss of consciousness. Keppra dosage: 1000mg Every Morning And 1000mg Every Evening.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Dilantin
  • Suboxone
Patient was hospitalized.

Convulsion (8262926-0)
Patient was taking Keppra. Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: convulsion on Apr 02, 2012 from SWEDEN Additional patient health information: Male patient , 28 years of age, . Keppra dosage: N/A.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Lamictal
  • Potiga (50mg Three Times Per Day)


Grand Mal Convulsion, Cerebral Haemorrhage, Skull Fracture, Somnolence, Brain Oedema, Fatigue (8255352-1)
Adverse event was reported on Mar 26, 2012 by a Male patient taking Keppra (Dosage: N/A) . Location: SWITZERLAND , 63 years of age, Patient had the following side effects: grand mal convulsion, cerebral haemorrhage, skull fracture, somnolence, brain oedema, fatigue.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Cilengitide


White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased (8255165-0)
on Mar 21, 2012 Female patient from JAPAN , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and was treated with Keppra. After Keppra was administered, patient had the following side effects: white blood cell count decreased, platelet count decreased. Keppra dosage: N/A.

Accidental Exposure (8249250-7)
on Mar 25, 2012 Male patient from GERMANY , 69 years of age, weighting 176.4 lb, was diagnosed with
  • convulsion
and was treated with Keppra. Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: accidental exposure. Keppra dosage: Intially 500 Mg At Noon Then 2500mg At 11 Pm. Total 3000 Mg Over 8 Hours.

Respiratory Failure (8249212-X)
Patient was taking Keppra. Patient had the following side effects: respiratory failure on Mar 23, 2012 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Male patient , 62 years of age, . Keppra dosage: N/A.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Micardis (20 Mg)
  • Dalteparin Sodium (3000df/3wks)
  • Cinacalcet Hydrochloride (25 Mg)
  • Calcium Carbonate (300 Mg)
  • Amiodarone Hydrochloride (200 Mg)
  • Plavix (75 Mg)
  • Adalat Cc (30 Mg)
  • Aspirin (200 Mg)
Patient was hospitalized.

(8246554-9)
Adverse event was reported on Mar 22, 2012 by a Female patient taking Keppra (Dosage: N/A) . Location: JAPAN , 57 years of age, .
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Zonisamide (Daily Dose 200 Mg)


Echography Abnormal, External Auditory Canal Atresia, Dysplasia, Weight Decreased, Kidney Enlargement, Foetal Exposure During Pregnancy, Metabolic Acidosis, Anogenital Warts, Hearing Impaired (8239759-4)
on Mar 20, 2012 Male patient from FRANCE , weighting 5.91 lb, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and was treated with Keppra. Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: echography abnormal, external auditory canal atresia, dysplasia, weight decreased, kidney enlargement, foetal exposure during pregnancy, metabolic acidosis, anogenital warts, hearing impaired. Keppra dosage: N/A.

Haematuria (8239750-8)
on Mar 16, 2012 Female patient from JAPAN , 53 years of age, was treated with Keppra. Patient had the following side effects: haematuria. Keppra dosage: 500mg.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Tegretol
  • Rocephin
  • Actos
  • Lansoprazole
  • Gluconsan K
  • Midazolam Hcl


Pneumonia (8237057-6)
Patient was taking Keppra. After Keppra was administered, patient had the following side effects: pneumonia on Mar 19, 2012 from JAPAN Additional patient health information: Female patient , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • simple partial seizures
and. Keppra dosage: N/A.

Pruritus, Rash (8236864-3)
Adverse event was reported on Jan 06, 2012 by a Male patient taking Keppra (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 27 years of age, Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: pruritus, rash.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Lamictal Xr (25mg Per Day)


Pancytopenia (8236557-2)
on Mar 14, 2012 Male patient from JAPAN , 36 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and was treated with Keppra. Patient had the following side effects: pancytopenia. Keppra dosage: N/A.

Agitation, Aphonia, Dysphonia, Tooth Fracture, Feeling Abnormal, Abnormal Dreams, Hypotension, Fibromyalgia, Pain In Jaw (8235476-5)
on Mar 23, 2012 Female patient from UNITED STATES , weighting 110.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and was treated with Keppra. After Keppra was administered, patient had the following side effects: agitation, aphonia, dysphonia, tooth fracture, feeling abnormal, abnormal dreams, hypotension, fibromyalgia, pain in jaw. Keppra dosage: 500 Mg, Unk.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Soma
  • Chantix (Unk)
  • Chantix (Unk, 2x/day)
  • Valium (Unk)
  • Clonazepam (Unk, Once At Night)
  • Diazepam (Unk)


Eye Haemorrhage, Haematuria, Epistaxis, Gingival Bleeding (8232469-9)
Patient was taking Keppra. Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: eye haemorrhage, haematuria, epistaxis, gingival bleeding on Mar 16, 2012 from UNITED KINGDOM Additional patient health information: Female patient , 14 years of age, weighting 158.1 lb, . Keppra dosage: N/A.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Acetazolamide
  • Vimpat (Gradually Reduced)


Cholestasis (8231696-4)
Adverse event was reported on Mar 16, 2012 by a Female patient taking Keppra (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • epilepsy
and. Location: ITALY , 61 years of age, Patient had the following side effects: cholestasis.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate (0.2% Oral Drops,solution 10 Ml Bottle. 32 Drops Bid:total Daily Dose:64 Drops)
  • Lansoprazole (30 Mg, Daily Dose: 1 Df)
  • Oxcarbazepine (300 Mg Tablets( 50 Divisible Tablets))
Patient was hospitalized.

Overdose, Poisoning (8231646-0)
on Mar 16, 2012 Male patient from TURKEY , 43 years of age, was treated with Keppra. After Keppra was administered, patient had the following side effects: overdose, poisoning. Keppra dosage: Took Appoximately 21 G. Patient was hospitalized.

Bradycardia, Hypothermia, Urinary Retention (8230486-6)
on Mar 16, 2012 Male patient from ITALY , 15 years of age, was treated with Keppra. Patient experienced the following unwanted or unexpected effects: bradycardia, hypothermia, urinary retention. Keppra dosage: Daily Dose: 750 Mg.
Patient also using the following medications:
  • Lioresal (Daily Dose: 15 Mg)
  • Vimpat
Patient was hospitalized.

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Keppra Adverse Reactions

Convulsion ( 664 Reports)

Pregnancy ( 235 Reports)

Condition Aggravated ( 187 Reports)

Grand Mal Convulsion ( 179 Reports)

Thrombocytopenia ( 175 Reports)

Somnolence ( 168 Reports)

Depression ( 162 Reports)

Fatigue ( 152 Reports)

Aggression ( 140 Reports)

Caesarean Section ( 128 Reports)

Suicidal Ideation ( 122 Reports)

Dizziness ( 113 Reports)

Status Epilepticus ( 109 Reports)

Asthenia ( 106 Reports)

Abortion Spontaneous ( 102 Reports)

Headache ( 102 Reports)

Vomiting ( 94 Reports)

Epilepsy ( 93 Reports)

Abnormal Behaviour ( 90 Reports)

Nausea ( 89 Reports)

Anxiety ( 88 Reports)

Confusional State ( 87 Reports)

Premature Baby ( 86 Reports)

Suicide Attempt ( 84 Reports)

Fall ( 81 Reports)

Leukopenia ( 80 Reports)

Agitation ( 77 Reports)

Loss Of Consciousness ( 71 Reports)

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Anger ( 65 Reports)

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