Do not confuse Keppra (levetiracetam) with Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir).
» IV doses should be used temporarily when oral route is not feasible. To convert IV to PO, equivalent dose and frequency may be used.
: May be administered without regard to meals.
Administer tablets whole; do not administer partial tablets. Do not break, crush, or chew XR tablets.
Pedi: Patients <20 kg should receive oral solution. Administer with calibrated measuring device for accurate dose.
Discontinue gradually to minimize the risk of increase in seizure frequency.IV Adminstration:
Diluent: Dilute dose in 100 mL of 0.9% NaCl, D5W, or LR. Do not administer solutions that are cloudy or contain particulate matter.
Infuse over 15 min.