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Seroquel/Quetiapine Brand
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Hey. I take quetiapine (seroquel) for anxiety at 50 mg. I'm just wondering because I recently went to a different pharmacy to fill my prescription if there is a difference between brands. I have always received co-quetiapine, but this pharmacy gave me apo-quetiapine. Does the different brand matter? Will it have any effect?
Updated 3 days ago.
 
trintellix seroquel
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I was given 50 mg trintellix and seroquel 10 mg to take combined. They don't know if I'm manic depressive or just have major depressive disorder. Wondering what it might be supposed to do for me exactly. I recently lost my insurance and now I just have my prescription. ## These medications can be used to treat depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, and some cases of bipolar disorder. The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth, mood swings, and weight changes. How are you doing on them? ## The highest recommended dose for Trintellix by the manufacturer is 20 mgs. daily. Did a doctor actually prescribe you such a high dose of Trintellix? ## Yes my insurance will only pay for 20mgs of trintellix, so far the FDA has only approved...
Updated 5 days ago.
 
pale yellow oblong pill with l on one side and r the other
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I'm trying to find out what this pill is . Does anyone know its rather large and it is pale yellow or off white with a capital L on one side and capital R On the other . Please help ## I haven't been able to find a listing that identifies this tablet, so far. That leads me to suspect that it's most likely something that's available over the counter. Where did you find it? Some products are regional, so that may help to narrow it down. Does anyone else' recognize this tablet? I'll keep looking and post back, when I have information for you. ## Someone have it to my husband because he had a horrible migraine and so he took it and it completely knocked him out .... If they give that to people over the counter there is something wrong with that... He was even slurrin...
Updated 26 days ago.
 
seroquel for insomnia
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I have been taking Seroquel for a year now for insomnia. Anybody else take Seroquel for this? I have looked around and it doesn't even seem that Seroquel is normally given to someone for this. ## I also have been taking seroquel for insomnia for about a year and a half now.I must say,my D.R tried every sleeping pill out there on me.This is the only thing that has worked for me,i've never had a sleepless nite since. I was also being treated for panic attacks and depression at the time.But all my life I had trouble sleeping,im talking up till 5 or 6 a.m with a million things raceing through my mind(stupid stuff)but not any more. My doc told me that in low doses ,it does work on some people for insomnia. ## Good information ## My son has OCD and was put on Seroquel for sleep. It...
Updated 28 days ago.
 
Seroquel drug test
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Does seroquel show up in a urine test? If so, how long does it take to leave my system/not show up on the test? ## I recently went to the hospital with psychotic episodes and was wondering if 700mg of seroquel too much..in the past 3 months, my doctor was thinking of putting me on 800mg and i thought that was way too much. what do you think? your an expert on this subject. ## will this drug harm an unborn baby ## will seroquel show up on a drug test on my probation drug screen/if so what does it show up? i take 1200mg a night ## Yes, it will defifnietly harm a newborn.DO NOT TAKE IT WHILE PREGNANT OR NURSING PLEASE... ## yes it will show up in your drug screen, it comes up as benzo's but if your prescribed it just take the prescription in with you and it won't be classed as a di...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
Seroquel and weight gain
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Is anyone else experiencing weight gain from seroquel? I still work out the same as always, and eat the same way, but I have gained over 20 pounds since i started seroquel 2 months ago. I dont want to stop taking it becasue i finally found a drug that helps, but this is an unacceptable side effect to me, anyone have any tips for dealing with this? ## Tell your doctor he might be able to help. ## I have been taking seroquel for about six months now and I have actually lost 16lbs. I take a dose of 400mg a day and have not hadd any problems. I have not even changed my diet or my exercise habits (which aren't the best). I do not have any side effects maybe it is a combination of the seroquel and other medicines you are taking? Seroquel actually began as a medicine given after surgery as...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
How Long Does Seroquel Stay In Your System
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i take 300 mg a day and it takes 4-5 weeks to clear out of your system ## The half-life of Seroquel, which contains the active ingredient Quetiapine is roughly 6 hours and, in general, it takes 5 to 6 half-lives to clear out of your body, so the actual clearance time would be only 30 to 36 hours. It can take 4 weeks, or so, for your body to adjust to not having it and return to normal, but it doesn't take that long to actually clear the drug from your body. Are there any other questions or comments? ## Quitiapine Fumarate 50 mg, how long does it take to clear for a drug test. It's only used to get a deep sleep and my husband has a rx, I plan to ask my doctor for it next time I see her But in case I go to test for this new job I'd like to know. And do they even look for this ...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
seroquel false positive
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I'm on Seroquel XR & it ones up positive for THC when I test at probation. They have a complete list of my meds. Here in our county, they send it off to a lab that confirms it being either a " true or false positive ". It comes back from the lab as a false positive of course, since I do not use. Hang in there Seroquel takers! It's a CRAZY DRUG! ## Seroquel has shown up on my drug screens a few times now as TCA. This was on a larger panel cup test. A lot of meds can be abused and more places are getting better tests. ## I have to take a urine test every Friday and Monday for probation... I test negative one day and the very next time I show positive.... I have not smoked in over a month... I'm am on seroquel 100 mg 2x a day. Can this be the reason for a positive d...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
how long does seroquel stay in your system
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How long will a 50mg seroquel stay in your system if you have never taken one before? And will it show up on a urine drug screen? ## This medication is not something that is usually included on standard drug tests, since it is not a controlled substance, according to NIH studies. Its typical side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, mood changes, and weight changes. Has it been prescribed for you? If so, there is nothing to worry about, just make sure they know that you've been taking it, at the time you are tested.
Updated 1 month ago.
 
round peach pill g 50
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Is this pill a seroquel? It is a peach round pill with g on one side and 50 on the other side... Can u identity this for me? Thank you. ## This tablet is manufactured by Glenmark Generics and they list it as containing 50mgs of Topiramate, which is an anticonvulsant that is also used to treat certain types of nerve pain, as well as some mood disorders. The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth, mood swings, and weight changes. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 month ago.
 
Seroquel and Neurontin
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I've been on Seroquel 30pmg at night for about a year now. My dr has prescribed Neurontin 300 ( for pain) 3 times a day one at night for 7 days then increase to 2 a day and so on. Ive had the neurontin for a while now but havent taken it I started back two days ago My job is very stressful I have to be at the top of my game. I have found myself being tired and a little loopy, this is why Ive started in the past and then stopped twice. If I continue the neurontin until it gets in my system will that change?? It works for the pain but I dont like the loopy feeling.. ## Side effects are usually transient and tend to go away, once your body gets used to a medication, but that may take about 4 to 6 weeks of being on one steady dosage. The FDA lists other Neurontin side effects as possibl...
Updated 2 months ago.
 
do seroquel clonazepam and phenobarbital come in liquid form
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I have had serious difficulty swallowing my meds for 2 years+. I have had to crush and put in water, chew or not take at all. In doing so, My throat is constantly sore and inflamed.My meds get stuck every time when I don't, and have even gotten into my nasal cavities somehow during trying to swallow. I am seriously at my wits end, please help! ## Most medications are available in liquid form, since many people have trouble swallowing tablets. Not all, but the FDA does have some they've approved, so it is always worth asking your doctor for alternative dosage forms. As to your throat being sore and inflamed, if you have dissolved the tablets, you may need to take something to prevent the acidity that they can cause, such as an antacid. So, that's another option you can ask yo...
Updated 2 months ago.
 
how long does it take to get out of your system
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need to know exactly how long it takes to get seroquel out of your system ## seroquel is non-narcotic so it should not show on drug screen, if that's what you are worried about... ## i have been on 16 mg of suboxone for approx 2 years. IM SICK OF THEM!!! I just want to stop taking them but i've heard the withdrawals from them are worse than narcotics.; How long will this take? ## how long does alprazolam 1 mg tablets stay in your pee ## HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET FOCALIN OUT OF YOUR SYSTEM? ## Eeeew I got surequile too. Through mine away ,hung me over and their at 25 mg. cut in half. Still didn't like the little bit of hang over feelings ## I am not an addict but had family from out of state and we had few drinks and was a funeral and my cousin had a half gram of Ice/meth ...
Updated 2 months ago.
 
Seroquel Side Effects May Just Kill You
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In May of 2007, I Had a mental break, became parinoid and manic, I went to local mental health office, and ASKED for help, because I felt like I was losing my mind. They put me on 300mg og seroquel a day, 1st pill knocked me out for 36 hrs, when I woke up, I realized that I HAD WENT through a COLOR change, tree needles looked burnt orange(fir tree), and the grass...it gradually faded, back to ALMOST normal, but dulled colors remained for the next 14 months,(only on it for 81/2 months) during this period I GAINED 85 pds-..Had 2 EKG's done(because of chest pain)and am NOW Diabetic..If I live another 15 yrs I'll be surprised,am only 47..As my Immune system is affected by diabetes, I get sick easily, I've had to take anti-biotic's more in the last 3 yrs, then I have my whole...
Updated 2 months ago.
 
seroquel 200
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this medication is used to treat psychotic disorders ## Great medication. Went 4 years having trouble sleeping and crazy dreams. Not anymore.. Sleep like a rock, no hangover. Still taking it.. 200mg at nigh... It just takes bout 3 weeks to feel quote norma.. I wont stop taking it!
Updated 3 months ago.
 
Arrow symbol on one side QT on the other
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I found a small baggie of pills. They are smaller than a graval and coated orange over a white inside. They have an arrow symbol on one side and QT on the other. ## sounds like you got yourself a bag of generic 25 mg seroquel , people use them to put themselves to sleep after a hard night of partying , and if your stay awake through the sleepy stage if the pill, you will trip the f*** out and its pretty fun ## found an small round orange pill with qt on one side and looks like an arrow on the other but dosent say the mg was wondering what they are? ## @Jessica, From what I could gather, there is a round peach/orangish colored tablet with QT on one side and > on reverse side, that contains 25mgs of Quetiapine (Seroquel). It is manufactured by Cobalt Canada. Quetiapine is an atypical ...
Updated 3 months ago.
 
Does Seroquel Show Up On A Drug Test NO
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NO Seroquel does NOT show up on a drug test. Seroquel is usually not tested for unless specifically asked for which is highly unlikely and if you are getting a positive result on a drug test you might want to make sure that its actually seroquel and not something else. ## How long (days) stopping seroquil until it doesn't register if tested for? ## Yes Seroquel or as stated on my bottle Quetiapine will show as a false positive for tricyclic antidepresents. I take 50 mg twice a day, a low dose, today I took my normal morning meds and popped positive for tricyclic antidepresents this afternoon. This is not something that is normally tested for on a drug screening such as work or your P.O. My test was urine tested by a lab and was run twice with the same result, my test was more in dep...
Updated 3 months ago.
 
People that take seroquel...
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I am at my pain dr writing this. I take 600 milligrams of seroquel at night to sleep. I was just drug tested, & showed up positive for an antidepressant (aka TCA). I had to argue w/ the test lady because I googled this info, & had the answer about why before she was even done dialing the phone # to the local pharmacy. I have been going to this Dr for several yrs, & have been on seroquel for many more, & this was the first time they have ever said anything about it to me. But she said that it was because they didn't have the drug testing kits they are now having to use. Also she said as people grow more sophisticated in beating the tests they have to be even more sophisticated to keep up with & catch them. My best advice to anyone would be to take only what you...
Updated 3 months ago.
 
Does Seroquel Come in Liquid Form
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My dad has dementia/Alzheimer's and it's very problematic to get him to take his meds. Does Seroquel and Ativan come in liquid form? ## The Ativan does, but not the Seroquel. What I'd suggest doing is speaking to his doctor about it, to discuss the problem and see what alternative medications can be prescribed that are in liquid form, or perhaps injectable. There are quite a few options available, so they shouldn't have a problem helping you and, if you have to learn to give him a shot, it is pretty simple and the doctor or a nurse can teach you to do so in just a few minutes. Is there anything else I can help with? Learn more Ativan details here. ## Guys stay away from drugs, one time use can effect your life it is not good stay away from any drugs ## Seroquel does come...
Updated 3 months ago.
 
can i take seroquel with methadone
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I think I'm having a bad side effect. Like hitters and really bad anxiety. Need help. Please. I'm on 50mg of seroquel and 280 mg methadone daily. ## Hello, Peter! How are you doing? Some caution does need to be taken, when taking these medications together, because they can increase the toxicity of each other, so that could be what's causing your problem. Have you consulted your doctor? You may need them to make a dosage adjustment. ## I am on 101mg of methadone (9yrs) and just got prescribed elival for sleep. Will the elival put me in methadone withdrawal ??? ## You need to get off of seroquel right now, and educate yourself. How can you be so stupid? Combining a tranquilizer strong enough to kill a lion, with methadone? A medication that takes 6 hours to kick it, so you ca...
Updated 4 months ago.
 

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