Levetiracetam Er is a prescription drug used alone or with other drugs to treat seizure disorders in people diagnosed with epilepsy. Levetiracetam Er is categorized under a class of medications known as anticonvulsants. Note that Levetiracetam Er does not stop the reoccurrence of seizures.
Under the directions of a doctor or pharmacist, Levetiracetam Er can be used to treat myoclonic seizures in children aged 12 years and above. Levetiracetam Er works by inhibiting the activities of certain chemicals in the brain.
To increase its efficacy, be sure to use Levetiracetam Er as directed by the doctor. Do not increase your dose or use the medicine more often that prescribed.