If you are:
Only When Necessary: INSUFF HUMAN DATA AVAIL; DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY W/THERAPEUTIC DOSES IN ANIMAL
Precaution: POTENTIAL FOR SERIOUS ADVERSE EFFECTS
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Decreased dose may be necessary with decreased renal function of aging. Neuro/Psych-Can cause somnolence, ataxia, dyskinesia, impaired psychomotor function, syncope, and falls in those predisposed.
Giving keppra-vial to a child under 12:
management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy not established age < 1 month.
management or monitoring precaution: Monitor diastolic blood pressure. Observe for behavioral changes (e.g. aggression).