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epileptic seizure, occasionally referred to as a fit, is defined as a transient symptom of "abnormal excessive or synchronous ne...
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Keppra 28,604 Lamictal 20,388 Topamax 14,473
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Keppra vs Lyrica

Keppra
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Lyrica
Other name: Levetiracetam (Levetiracetam)
Other name: Pregabalin (Pregabalin)
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Levetiracetam (International Nonproprietary Name) is an anticonvulsant medication used to treat epilepsy. It is the S-enantiomer of etiracetam, structurally similar to the prototypical nootropic drug piracetam. Levetiracetam is marketed under the trade ...
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Pregabalin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an anticonvulsant drug used for neuropathic pain and as an adjunct therapy for partial seizures with or without secondary Seizure types number Generalized seizures in adults. It has also been found effec...
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Kep
Dizzy
8
Rash
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Drowsy
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Hair Loss
4
Sleepy
4
Nausea
4
Lack Of Sleep
4
Memory Loss
3
Brain Tumor
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Memory Problems
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Arthritis
4
Blurred Vision
2
Dry Mouth
2
Suicidal
1
OA
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
Suicide
1
Hair Loss
1
Nightmares
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Levetiracetam (International Nonproprietary Name) is an anticonvulsant medication used to treat epilepsy. It is the S-enantiomer of etiracetam, structurally similar to the prototypical nootropic drug piracetam. Levetiracetam is marketed under the trade ...
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Pregabalin (International Nonproprietary Name) is an anticonvulsant drug used for neuropathic pain and as an adjunct therapy for partial seizures with or without secondary Seizure types number Generalized seizures in adults. It has also been found effec...
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big time. Went back to lyrica. Post edited for in...
" Lyrica helped me more than Neurontin. The ...much it was helping. I tried Keppra because a friend had much better results. It took less ...I **EDITED** big time. Went back to lyrica. Post edited for... "

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all. The side effects of Lyrica are weight gain an...
" I've-gone-crazy-Sue Hi..I was given Keppra when I was first diagnosed with seizures. I took it for a long time with no side effects but it did not ...no seizures at all. The side effects of Lyrica... "

My neuro says I'm allergic to it. I'm now on Lyrica....
" I took Keppra for awhile and it really helped take away the pain in my legs. I had to go off it though when I... "

work for me. I took lyrica- it worked great until i broke...
" ...doc about Cymbalta - i'm on keppra right now, which has helped. I took neurontin - ...didn't really work for me. I took lyrica- it worked great... "

me worse, and am on Lyrica now that helps but not as good...
" Bernard, Keppra was a wonder drug for controlling my seizures but it did give me very bad anxiety. Would B6 help with that? I have tried Lamitcal, which made me worse, and am on Lyrica... "

neurotin before lyrica, and didn't get much relief from...
" I tried neurotin before lyrica, and didn't get much relief ...was make me feel \"weird.\" Doc put me on Keppra 500mg 2x, 1000mg 1x - its another anti-convulsant i think. It works fairly well for me-... "

I took lyrica for around 6 weeks. It helped with the nerve...
" ...2 years ago, I took lyrica for around 6 weeks. It helped with the nerve pain, but then i had an allergic reaction to it and wound ...but it did help. Now I take keppra (an anti-convulsant),... "

answers too.But the Lyrica has been the most effective (the...
" twotoejoe, Google 'Keppra Rage'. I was on it for about 4-6 weeks and although it didn't cause me 'rage', it didn't help my pain or symptoms. ...over a year, and am looking for answers too. But the Lyrica... "

I also have some balance problems and some memory loss...
" I have been on Lyrica for about three years and have noticed an increased appetite and have gained weight. I've been on Lyrica for about three years and take 75mg morning and night. I also have some... "

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has helped me immensly. It has helped the urgency feeling....
" Lyrica has helped me immensly. It has helped the urgency feeling. I ...family as Lyrica called Keppra. The two medications seem to be quite the combination. It helps urgency for me. I ...you. I also had no... "

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