Levetiracetam

FDA Approved: * November 4, 2008
Pharm Company: * MYLAN
Category: Anticonvulsant

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Levetiracetam Overview

Levetiracetam, marketed under the trade names Keppra among others, is a medication used to treat epilepsy.[1] It is used for partial onset, myoclonic, or tonic-clonic seizures.[2] It is the S-enantiomer of etiracetam. Levetiracetam is available by mouth in two forms: immediate release and extended release.[3] It is also available by injection. An immediate release tablet has been available as a generic in the United States since November 2008, and in the UK since 2011.[4][5] The United States...

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Levipil 500 Mg
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I am having shivering problem and doctor advised me to use Levipil 500mg. I am taking it once in a day in afternoon. Can I please know on which part of the body does it work? ## Levipil contains the active ingredient Levetiracetam, which is an anticonvulsant, used to treat seizures, this means it acts on the brain. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, hair loss and anxiety. Learn more: Are there any other questions or comments? ## i am 16 years old. and i used to faint once or twice everyday for the past 2 weeks. after going to the doctor they asked me to take an EEG, MRI , CT scan etc... all the reports were normal and the doctor said i have seizures. he prescribes LEVIPIL 500 every night after dinner. after one dosage, the next night i started shaking tremdously, i cou...
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Side Effects Of Levipil 500
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i ,m taking levipil 500 mg + 500 mg in morning as well as at night total dosage is 2000 mg in d whole day frm last 3 yrs. i hav d symptoms of heavy hairloss.my question is hw can i stop my hairfall as it is too much.plz reply.... ## This contains the active ingredient Levetiracetam, which is an anticonvulsant that is most commonly used to treat epilepsy. And as to hair loss, that is not listed as a normal side effect, but have you consulted your doctor? If not, you really should, to determine if it is from the medication or from something else. If it is caused by the medication, there are sometimes nutritional supplements that can help slow the hair loss, many people have had good luck with Biotin: However, you should check with your doctor or pharmacist, before using it, to make sure t...
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What Are The Side Effects Of Lavera Xr 500 And Alporate 500
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I'm a 25 year old girl, having lavera xr 500 and alporate 500 since 2009....I want to know more about its side effects......is it very harmful? ## My wife is using lavera 500 in the morning and lavera 750 in the evening. Many times her response time is very slow like is i am asking something she replied after some time. It seems that she is lost somewhere. Last month she was in depression, i want to know that is it because of long use of this medicine. Please suggest ## Levera XR contains the active ingredient Levetiracetam in a time released formulation. Learn more Levetiracetam details here. Valporate contains the active ingredient Valproic Acid. Learn more Valproic Acid details here. Both can be used to work on brain chemicals to prevent seizures and to treat mental health issues...
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side effects of Levipil with alcohol
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I am taking 500mgs of Levipil twice a day as directed by my Neurologist. Now I want to drink alcohol occasionally. Please let me know if it's safe?
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Difference ? levetiracetam and levetiraceta
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What is the difference between (1)levetiraceta and (2)levetiracetam? My husband is taking (1), but found a bottle (2) in his drawer and can't remember where they came from. I have no idea.about either. (1) oblong oval pill "H" on one and "31" on otherside Prescription (2) oblong oval pill- "LU" on one and "70X" on otherside [Possibly from internet?] ## I was repeatedly drugged and assaulted useing a combination of this and other antiepilectic drugs by my ex I developed considerable difficulty with memory and agitation and am now having a very hard time piecing together and sequencing events as my neuro chemistry recovers I caution anyone living under the same roof with these medications to seek advice from a Dr about your queries. ## @liberated, Sorry...
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Mexican pill identifier
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It's just small white round and says 'ultra' on one side and the other side just has a preforated line to break in half Every time I go to Mexico mi suegra gives me all these pills for anything from anti bitoics to allergies etc. I don't know what any of them are for ## Hi, Sarita! Mexico really doesn't have any strict regulatory agency for medications, so they aren't tracked, they aren't required to log imprints anywhere and etc. The best suggestion I can make is that the next time they give them to you, perhaps mark down what they say each is and what it's for….or just dispose of them, after you leave. Does anyone recognize the one that's been mentioned? ## I got a round lime green pill that says ultra on one side and the other is a line throu...
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side effects of levera 500.
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i m 30 yrs old. Using levera 500 frm past six months. Earlier i was using encorate chrono 300. I had first attack when i was 10. I started takng valporin syrup then. I want to ask will levera 500 have effect on my child. Want to conceive very soon. ## Can a us citizen carry& use levera500 manufactured in India? ## HI. Im 32years old, have been taking Levera 500mg for last 6 months. will it leat to weight gain?
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side effects of levipil 500??
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Im taking levipil 500 twice a day from past year. And will have to take for next 2 years. what are the side effects? ## Levipil contains the active ingredient Levetiracetam, which is an anticonvulsant. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, weight changes and forgetfulness. Learn more Levipil details here. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## Dear Sir, I had a surgery for mengomia on feb this year.i was taking eptoin three times a day.but some truth problem came and my doctor changed the medicine.i am taking now levipil 50 twice daily 2 tablets each time.so is there any side affect for this.and the tumor 100% is not removed so further i am going for ayurvedic treatment is there any problem and one left eye is not not better as before the sugery.so please reply me ## Dear d...
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white pill h on one side and 91 on the other
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Large oblong white pill with an H on one side and 91 on the other. There is a hash mark on the side with the H. Please let us know what this is. ## A white, oval tablet with a score line and H on one side, and the number 91 on the other is manufactured by Camber Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 1,000mgs of Levetiracetam, which is an anticonvulsant that may also be used to treat some mood disorders. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, mood swings, and weight gain. Is there anything else I can help with?
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levipil tablet
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Side effects of levipil tablet ## The NIH lists the typical side effects of this medication that contains the active ingredient Levetiracetam as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, mood swings, and weight gain. Are you on any other medications? Did your doctor prescribe this for you?
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Levetiracetam
  • Injection: 1000mg/100ml (10mg/ml), 1500mg/100ml (15mg/ml), 500mg/100ml (5mg/ml), 500mg/5ml (100mg/ml), 500mg/5ml(100mg/ml), 500mg/ml (100mg/ml)
  • Solution: 1000mg/100ml, 100mg/ml, 1500mg/100ml, 500mg/100ml
  • Tablet: 1000mg, 1gm, 250mg, 500mg, 750mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 1.5gm, 1000 Mg. 1500 Mg., 1000mg, 1gm, 500mg, 750mg
  • Tablet, For Suspension: 1gm, 250mg, 500mg, 750mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Levetiracetam: (374 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0054-0224 Levetiracetam 100 mg/ml Oral Solution by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0093-7285 Levetiracetam 250 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7286 Levetiracetam 500 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7287 Levetiracetam 750 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7493 Levetiracetam 1000 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7795 Levetiracetam 500 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7796 Levetiracetam 750 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0121-0799 Levetiracetam 100 mg/ml Oral Solution by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0121-1598 Levetiracetam 1000 mg/10ml Oral Solution by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0121-2397 Levetiracetam 1500 mg/15ml Oral Solution by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0121-4799 Levetiracetam 100 mg/ml Oral Solution by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0121-4802 Levetiracetam 100 mg/ml Oral Solution by Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
  • 0143-9574 Levetiracetam 100 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9673 Levetiracetam 100 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0228-2117 Levetiracetam 250 mg Oral Tablet by Orchid Healthcare (A Division of Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
  • 0228-2119 Levetiracetam 500 mg Oral Tablet by Orchid Healthcare (A Division of Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
  • 0228-2120 Levetiracetam 750 mg Oral Tablet by Orchid Healthcare (A Division of Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd.)
  • 0228-2167 Levetiracetam 1000 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-2975 Levetiracetam 750 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-4417 Levetiracetam 500 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 354 more results ...

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