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Condition: Simple Partial Seizures
11/9/2007 5:39:34 PM

Reviewer: greta, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
For the first time in my life my seizures have been totally controlled since I have been on Keppra.

Condition: Simple Partial Seizures
11/4/2007 2:26:46 AM

Reviewer: SRJeff, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had no idea why I started having seizures a few years ago, but after being on Dilantin (which made the world feel about 5 mph) prescribed by my regular doc, I saw a neurologist who switched me to Keppra. Whatever you do, do not miss doses - I had a few whoppers in an hour back in September after having run out of it and waiting for my paycheck. The stuff is ridiculously expensive, but I think ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Simple Partial Seizures
11/2/2007 2:23:10 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was being weened off previous seizure meds assuming that my seizures would subside. Three weeks into my drug therapy, I began to have significant psychiatric issues, which is not my nature. I was put on 24 hr. suicide watch as I was vocalizing attempts at suicide. I was angry, hostile, and depressed. I do not recommened this to anyone without fully looking into it

Condition: Simple Partial Seizures
10/30/2007 2:03:02 PM

Reviewer: kjschlee, 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I do experience irratability from Keppra and feel Dilantin is a better option considering it's side effects.

Condition: Simple Partial Seizures
10/30/2007 11:55:08 AM

Reviewer: kiwilouie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was given this drug for uncontrolled periodic limb movements. For the most part it seemed to work. I am now in process of coming off it as my new nuerologist, agress with me that I do not have seizures and will not need this.

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