Who should take levetiracetam?

Levetiracetam is used in conjunction with other medications to treat various types of epileptic seizures. This includes partial-onset seizures in adults and children 4 years or older with epilepsy; myoclonic seizures in adults and children 12 years or older with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy; and tonic-clonic seizures in adults and children 6 years or older with idiopathic generalized epilepsy. Your doctor can discuss with you whether levetiracetam should be added to other medications you are already taking.

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