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Advice about seroquel (quetiapine) xr?

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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 is typically given a few hours before bedtime. I sometimes say take it at 7pm to be up by 7 am. It is similar to seroquel (quetiapine) (not xr) which is now generic. For some individuals it can cause weight gain. Discuss any concerns with your doctor.
Answered on Dec 1, 2016
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