A 43-year-old member asked:
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does keppra (levetiracetam) have side effects. ?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Levetiracetam is generally well tolerated, but may cause drowsiness, weakness, unsteady gait, coordination problems, headache, pain, forgetfulness, anxiety, irritability or agitation, dizziness, mood changes, nervousness, loss of appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, and changes in skin pigmentation. Serious side effects may include depression, hallucinations, suicidal thoughts, seizures.
Answered on Nov 25, 2018
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