Seroquel Side Effects

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  1. link Slpnght
    DO NOT USE SEROQUEL FOR INSOMNIA
    DO NOT USE SEROQUEL FOR INSOMNIA IT WILL RUIN YOU, --------- SEROQUEL WITHDRAWAL =================== This is what I learnt from Seroquel the hard way. I tried to withdraw but failed, mostly because the lack of knowledge (and support) and I have ruine - 98% more...
    Slpnght- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Seroquel
  2. link Laurenclyde
    I'm on seroquel 100mg every night to treat my insomnia, depression and psychotic symptoms althought I don't have psychosis or schizophrenia or even bi-polar just have a condition that causes me to be psychotic. The medication does not help to to slee - 30% more...
    Laurenclyde- over a year ago
  3. link Checkurshrink
    Have DR. reduce dose to 1 1/2 tablets
    I was on 25 mg for two years and it made me sleep for 12 + hours. Finally my doc reduced me to 1/2 tablet and I have no problems at all. Perhaps reducing the dose will help. Let me know.
    Checkurshrink- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  4. link Seroqhell
    Seroquel seroguel, sleep apnea, stop breathing, smart move, sensation
    Hi all, I'm hoping someone here with Seroquel-experience can help us with some information. My wife has been on Seroquel for approximately 5 weeks (ramping up to 200mg per day during the first 10 days, approximately). After 4 weeks, the severe breath - 80% more...
    Seroqhell- over a year ago - 12 Replies - in Seroquel
  5. link Craig1311
    Question about Serequel: I have been on 50 mg for 2 years. i have tried to come off a couple of times. each time my head gets somuch anxiety that it causes my ears to ring reaaly really loud. does anybody else have this issue. Please help!!!!!!!
    Craig1311- over a year ago
  6. link Checkurshrink
    Luckily I was started on25 mg of seroquel to buffer my manic over reactions to situations. It helped dramatically but I gained weight.i reduced seraquel to 1/2 pill I've lost weight and sleep soundly. I am on 150 mg of lamictal and 175 mg of Effexor - 65% more...
    Checkurshrink- over a year ago
  7. link Jhug1978
    I have been taking Seroquel XR for a year and a half and for the first year I battled exactly what your wife is experiencing. These are Extreme panic attacks caused by Seroquel but more so the fact that Seroquel causes extreme heart palpitations. I w - 90% more...
    Jhug1978- over a year ago
  8. link Tulsamclain
    Seroquel seraquel, remeron, seroquel, weight gain, rapid weight gain
    I have been on Seroquel since July,2007. I gained at least 20lbs or more.I have never been so fat! I am 5ft9 and weigh like 230-235lbs.Please reply. I take Remeron also.
    Tulsamclain- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Seroquel
  9. link Chrissp
    I've been on 50mg Seroquel at night for 2 weeks for GAD and depression, not bi-polar or schitzophrenia, and it is HORRIBLE! Gained 5 kilos without eating much. I've been on Remeron for over 10 years and never gained weight. Seroquel gives me a hangov - 51% more...
    Chrissp- over a year ago
  10. link Maryo8858
    Seroquel short period, period of time, sleep
    I was prescribed Seroquel, and initially I slept well. Unfortunately, after taking it for a couple of months, I developed another problem--sleep eating! I've gained 10 pounds in a very short period of time...Since that time, it has been discontinued - 7% more...
    Maryo8858- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Seroquel
  11. link Lisha17
    I take 400mg and have just started taking this much for almost a month. I wenf from 179lbs to o 188 lbs in just a short time and I'm even eating healthier than before. Also my hands and pretty much my whole body is swelling due to retaining fluids. S - 43% more...
    Lisha17- over a year ago
  12. link Njlachap
    Seroquel weaning, holy cow, racing heart, blood pressures, shortness of breath
    ITCHING!! Holy cow!! I am weaning myself off seroquel, and as soon as I dropped 25mg, I broke out in a 24hr full-body itch! I'm weaning myself off it because the cardiac side effects were awful!! Racing heart, high blood pressures, shortness of breat - 33% more...
    Njlachap- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Seroquel
  13. link Sammi001
    I was put on quetiapine 3 years ago, 400 mg a day. I had gone into renal failure, and lost a substantial amount of memory during my coma. as a result, i had panic attacks, and thus the quetiapine. i asked my doctor several times to help me plan my wi - 84% more...
    Sammi001- over a year ago
  14. link Caution
    Anyone with heart problems should NOT take Seroquel! It is not worth the risk. My fiance has heart problems, ICD/Pacemaker. He was prescribed Seroquel XR for Bi polar disorder. It worked for that but cause severe problems, tachycardia, low blood pres - 67% more...
    Caution- over a year ago
  15. link Boxermomof3
    Seroquel temazepam, bedtime, bellsouth, first night, dreams
    I have been on Temazepam 45 mg. @ bedtime for over a year, about 3 months ago it stopped working. This week my doctor stopped the Temazepam and put me on Seroquel 50 mg. @ bedtime. The first night I woke every 2 hours with BAD nightmares! So I tried - 60% more...
    Boxermomof3- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Seroquel
  16. link Thejennsta
    Yup first night with Temazapam, and nightmares ever two hours. Sick of it by 4:16am. So I got up took a dump, took two Benadryl, and a Tizanadine. I hope to go back to sleep for a solid few hours that was creepy. My dreams consisted of being dragged - 74% more...
    Thejennsta- over a year ago
  17. link Cybil2010
    When I do sleep I wake up at 4am like clock work. Does not matter what time i went to bed or what time I need to get up. 4am has become my witching hour I guess. I wake up from very vivid dreams. I am talking in my sleep like I someone is really talk - 53% more...
    Cybil2010- over a year ago
  18. link Cybil2010
    I am on tamazepam 45mg, and 300 mg Seroguel also. Not to mention the anti anxiety meds and anti depressants. I still can't sleep. I am losing my mind and no one understands.
    Cybil2010- over a year ago
  19. link Concerned 36 Year Old
    seroquel and heart problems
    i have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and prescribed 600mg of seroquel at night. i still haven't taken the seroquel after reading the pamphlet that comes with it and a little research. the reason i am writing is i have tachycardia and a hole in - 72% more...
    Concerned 36 Year Old- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  20. link Myrph0806
    Seroquel & sleep apnea
    I have been diagnosed with many problems related to Seroquel; high cholesterol, pre-diabetes, and also have sleep apnea. I weaned myself of gradually, with my physician's approval. Now I am having the severe itching problems. Sleep has eluded me sinc - 52% more...
    Myrph0806- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  21. link Likeafishnthec
    seroquel-severe muscle cramps, dizzy, groogy in the day and hair loss
    I have been on Seroquel 200mg at bedtime for almost six years now. I use it for insomia. When I first started taking it, I had severe cramps, especially in the legs. It was really bad but went away after the first few nights. It works great to get me - 69% more...
    Likeafishnthec- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  22. link Jb1960
    seroquel prob
    prob with Sore throat too reall y bad throat closses off in Morning .. reall bad had it since nov 10////seen ent doctore no answer
    Jb1960- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  23. link Nicole2011
    Seroquel Withdrawl
    I was trying to wean myself off of it. I cut the 50mg caplet inhalf two nights in a row now. I've only been taking it for 2wks but i rather just stick to xanax. Seroquel seems to risky... Should i continue to wean off of it?
    Nicole2011- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  24. link Xlx
    Hair Loss,Weight Gain Etc...
    I have been taking seroquel for about 4 months now.Partly because I am depressed & the Lexapro couldnt do the job very well,and also because of my insomnia.The doctor was surprised why seroquel couldnt get me to sleep.It normally put most people - 77% more...
    Xlx- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  25. link Carterb5201
    Seroquel Withdrawal (Insomnia?)
    I recently stopped taking Seroquel 25mg gradually. I can not go to sleep. I've tried Tylenol PM, Melatonin. Sleep is extremely limited. 2- 3 hrs a night. I'm 58 yrs old with no period for a year til recently, suddenly one night of hot flashes next da - 44% more...
    Carterb5201- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Seroquel
  26. link Slpnght
    DO NOT WITHDRAW FROM HIGH DOSE (OVER 200mg) SEROQUEL WITHOUT FIRST CONSULTING NEUROLOGIST/PSYCHIATRIST.
    Slpnght- over a year ago
  27. link Slpnght
    ABOUT SEROQUEL WITHDRAWAL: If you have been taking seroquel (t know (maybe also seroquel XR 100mg).
    Slpnght- over a year ago
  28. link Slpnght
    seroquel is toxic drug for insomnia. it works by stopping the normal functioning of brain which is then slowly damaged by seroquel use. SEROQUEL SHOULD ONLY USED FOR SCHIZOPHRENIA AND BIPOLAR DISORDER RELATED INSOMNIA. (not for depression, ptsd, auti - 87% more...
    Slpnght- over a year ago
  29. link Pattyrose
    update with SEROquel
    Today my dad was prescribed SEROquel 25 mg to use when he can't sleep. He has Alz/dementia and will not sleep for days and nights. At 91 he is healthy otherwise. I am a senior so hard on me when he doesn't sleep and really can't think due to lack of - 16% more...
    Pattyrose- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  30. link Timreynolds123
    Seroquel tooth decay, muscle tightness, vivid dream, awful thing, severe pain
    I have had the sugar cravings especially and dry mouth which after six months caused tooth decay and severe pain, but the most awful thing was running out of a 100mg dose after six months use. The insomnia (bi polar diagnose) I had prior due to stres - 73% more...
    Timreynolds123- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Seroquel
  31. link Taylor_m
    Mechanicsburg PA Dentist ,I live in Mechanicsburg PA and Dr. William Spruill and Dr. Lillian Wong delivered the highest quality dental care while providing a comfortable family environment.
    Taylor_m- over a year ago
  32. link Mkoutsol
    MY SON
    HI MY SON IS 19 YEARS OLD. HE JIONED THE MARINES RIGHT OUT OF HIGH SCHOOL. I DIDN'T STOP HIM BECAUSE I KNEW THAT'S WHAT HE WANTED SINCE HE WAS 5. ONE NIGHT HE TOLD ME HE WAS HEARING VOICES. I ASKED HIM WHAT WERE THEY SAYING. HE JUST SAID THEY WERE CA - 80% more...
    Mkoutsol- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Seroquel
  33. link Einstein
    Also your son may not be diagnosed with ADD as I was. If he has an extremely high IQ, ADD is very difficult to diagnose, he may be called lazy or crazy when the problem is actually the lack of the ability to stay focused on one project for very long. - 70% more...
    Einstein- over a year ago