Does seroquel and Abilify (aripiprazole) help?

Seroquel/Abilify. Depends on what symptoms they are treating!
Some things, yes. Yes, seroquel and Abilify (aripiprazole) help some things. Psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions can be helped a lot. Also, seroquel can help dissipate mania in bipolar disoder.

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If seroquel and Abilify (aripiprazole) cause enlarged thyroid cancer will my doctor put me on another one?

Up to you Doctor. It is unusual for those medications to cause thyroid problems. There is some thought that it may be a temporary problem eventually going back to normal. However, the option of treating the under active thyroid with thyroid hormone replacement may be a consideration for the physician if the seroquel and Abilify (aripiprazole) are the best options for the patient's underlying problem. Read more...
Not Cancer. It is unusual for those medications to cause an underactive thyroid. There is some thought that it may be a temporary problem eventually going back to normal. However, the option of treating the underactive thyroid with thyroid hormone replacement may be a consideration for the physician if these psych meds are the best options for the patient's initial problem. Thyroid cancer is different. Read more...

Can it be possible for you to mix seroquel XR with abilify (aripiprazole)?

Yes but... People tend to try to avoid combining medications in the same class, depending on what is being treated, the doses involved, and so on. These medications together can increase the risk of irregular heartbeat, sometimes dangerously. They can also be sedating, moreso together. It also depends what they are being used for and how. Ask your doctor. Read more...

Is there a difference in taking abilify (aripiprazole) and seroquel, one pill in the morning and another pill at night for both, between taking them as a single dose of 2 pills together all at night?

Yes! These are in the same class but they are NOT interchangeable! You cannot safely pick the dose and timing of either. Work closely w/ the prescribing doctor who is exploring fairly new terrain to find the best way to help you. Don't do it alone - it can be very risky! Read more...

Just started titration to Abilify (aripiprazole) from seroquel. The latter helps me sleep. Can both meds be taken or is there a reason my psych suggested titration?

Same class of med. These two are the same class of meds, and the risk of side effects with metabolic problems goes up if you are on both. It is fine to take both for a very short time as you switch one to another, but to stay on both long term would not give you any additional benefit to outweigh the risk of being on both. Read more...