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What are the side effects of quetiapine; any bad things?

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Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Side effects

You should check with your doctor, but sedation and weight gain are the most common but not everyone gets these.
Other side effects are involuntary movement disorders. There may be others and you should speak with the prescribing doctor or a pharmacist.

In brief: Side effects

You should check with your doctor, but sedation and weight gain are the most common but not everyone gets these.
Other side effects are involuntary movement disorders. There may be others and you should speak with the prescribing doctor or a pharmacist.
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Quetiapine

Common Side effects with Quetiapine (Seroquel) include somnolence, dry mouth, constipation, dizziness, ^ appetite, weight gain, nasal congestion, dyspepsia, fatigue and dyarthria.
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome & tardive dyskinesia are rare by significant side effects.

In brief: Quetiapine

Common Side effects with Quetiapine (Seroquel) include somnolence, dry mouth, constipation, dizziness, ^ appetite, weight gain, nasal congestion, dyspepsia, fatigue and dyarthria.
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome & tardive dyskinesia are rare by significant side effects.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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