Keppra

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levetiracetam

Authorised
This medicine is authorised for use in the European Union.

Overview

This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR) for Keppra. It explains how the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) assessed the medicine to reach its opinion in favour of granting a marketing authorisation and its recommendations on the conditions of use for Keppra.

This EPAR was last updated on 10/03/2022

Authorisation details

Product details
Name
Keppra
Agency product number
EMEA/H/C/000277
Active substance
levetiracetam
International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name
levetiracetam
Therapeutic area (MeSH)
Epilepsy
Anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) code
N03AX14
Publication details
Marketing-authorisation holder
UCB Pharma SA
Revision
52
Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union
29/09/2000
Contact address
Allée de la Recherche 60
B-1070 Bruxelles
Belgium

Product information

02/09/2021 Keppra - EMEA/H/C/000277 - WS2067

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Pharmacotherapeutic group

Antiepileptics

Therapeutic indication

Keppra is indicated as monotherapy in the treatment of partial-onset seizures with or without secondary generalisation in patients from 16 years of age with newly diagnosed epilepsy.

Keppra is indicated as adjunctive therapy:

  • in the treatment of partial-onset seizures with or without secondary generalisation in adults, children and infants from one month of age with epilepsy;
  • in the treatment of myoclonic seizures in adults and adolescents from 12 years of age with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy;
  • in the treatment of primary generalised tonic-clonic seizures in adults and adolescents from 12 years of age with idiopathic generalised epilepsy.

Assessment history

Changes since initial authorisation of medicine

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