Levetiracetam XR is a prescription medication that is used to treat epilepsy and seizures including partial-onset seizures, tonic-clonic seizures, and myoclonic seizures. Levetiracetam is an anti-epileptic or anticonvulsant medication that works by decreasing the number of seizures that occur.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of levetiracetam XR include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of levetiracetam XR
What should I do if I miss a dose of Levetiracetam XR?
If you miss a dose of Levetiracetam XR, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose. Refill your prescription before it runs out so there is no pause in your treatment.
What is the strength of levetiracetam XR?
Levetiracetam XR is available in strengths of 500mg, 750mg and 1000mg.