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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Mathew
17 years experience in Internal Medicine
Antipsychotic pill: It's an antipsychotic pill use to treat bipolar disease or schizophrenia. It works by blocking dopamine, serotonin (5-ht2) receptors.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chris Hayes
Specializes in Family Medicine
Antipsychotic: Seraquel XR is an extended release version of a drug called quetiapine fumarate. It's in a class of drugs sometimes used to treat schizophrenia. It ca ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymond Blair
16 years experience in Family Medicine
Likely: Seroquel is commonly associated with weight gain. However, you can prevent significant weight gain by eating a low calorie diet and exercising regular ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Nasky
15 years experience in Psychiatry
Most meds can be: Seroquel (quetiapine), (quetiapine) like all medications, has risks and benefits. All meds also have the potential for allergic or hypersensitivity re ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Seroquel (quetiapine): Seroquel (quetiapine) is a 2nd generation antipsychotic medication. It acts on Dopamine and serotonin receptors especially in the mesolimbic area of ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Writer
15 years experience in Psychiatry
Sometimes: Depends on the status of the underlying condition it's being used to treat as well as the type of work being performed. All medications are ultimately ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leslie Howell
19 years experience in psychiatry
Seroquel (quetiapine) XR: Seroquel (quetiapine) xr can work well for schizophrenia, bipolar, bipolar depression and adjunctive depression treatment. It can cause sedation so it ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends on dose: Up to 100 mg Seroquel (quetiapine) is primarily an antihistamine and sometimes used for insomnia or anxiety though these are not FDA approved uses. 20 ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends on dose: Up to 100 mg Seroquel (quetiapine) is primarily an antihistamine and sometimes used for insomnia or anxiety though these are not FDA approved uses. 20 ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends: It is an atypical antipsychotic dose age range up to 800mg /day also sometimes used to help depression in bipolar disorder--often causes weight gain ... Read More
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