How long does it take for Keppra to kick in dog? How long for Keppra to work in dogs? Keppra starts to work almost right away, and the regular tablets last around 8 hours. The extended-release tablets can last as long as 12 hours.
Will Keppra hurt my dog? Keppra is a prescription medication used to treat seizures and epilepsy in dogs. It can be used alone, or in conjunction with other anticonvulsants such as phenobarbital or potassium bromide. Keppra is relatively safe for dogs, but studies are still looking into other possible side effects.
What is the best anti seizure medication for dogs? Phenobarbitone is often the preferred first choice as it takes effect more quickly (within 2 weeks) than Potassium Bromide (3 to 6 months). Potassium Bromide can be used as first choice in animals with pre-existing liver disease or animals with very low seizure frequency.
What are side effects of Keppra?
- feeling aggressive or irritable,
- loss of appetite,
- stuff nose, and.