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04 Jan 2005

Keppra - hormone impact
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Currently i am on Keppra - I had a braintumour removed - the medication is to prevent any epiliptic attacks.

I am also on the Pill - Femmodene. My question is - I have pigmentation on my checks and upper lip - I heard that the Pill causes pigmentation. Is the best option for me to go off the pill - will the pigmentation stop and improve? Please also let me know if Keppra impacts on my hormone levels etc.
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01 Jan 0001

The Pill can cause pigmentation. Stopping it may not reverse the effects that are already there, but should prevent any worsening. You could try a lower dose Pill such as Minesse.
Keppra will n ot interfere with the Pill or vice versa.

Best wishes
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