Unlike most other seizure medications, Keppra XR is unlikely to interact with most medications (see Keppra XR Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Keppra XR if you have:
- Anemia or any other blood disorder
- Kidney disease, including kidney failure (renal failure)
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Keppra XR and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Keppra XR and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Keppra XR Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
People who take too much Keppra XR may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Difficulty breathing
If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Keppra XR Overdose for more information.)