Seroquel Side Effects

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  1. link Anmlnrsok
    Seroquel oding, major depression, lorazepam, mgs, 5 months
    I have been on seroquel for almost 2 years. I was started on 100-200 mg/night for insomnia. This was after not getting more than 3 hours of sleep every night for 3 months. Even if I fell asleep, I never stayed asleep. I hospitalized myself after ODin - 72% more...
    Anmlnrsok- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  2. 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
  3. link Phlebotomistchick
    I was on Seroquel for five years at 400mg. I recently decided to stop because I have a heart problem, and not only did the Seroquel worsen it but it caused me to almost go into full kidney failure. I weened for two months and 11 days ago I officially - 58% more...
    Phlebotomistchick- over a year ago
  4. link Chelzi
    Seroquel bi polor, mood swings, big time, 6 years, alot of people
    well i'm only 15 years old i been taking it for 6 years now and i cant go to sleep without it.the doctors say i'm bi-polor and yes i can have mood swings at times but ever since i been on it i've gain the most weight i use to weight 120 pounds and no - 60% more...
    Chelzi- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Seroquel
  5. link Stormyhowl
    Seroquel drug cocktail, sleep study, ultrase, obscene amounts, marriage and family
    Wow, I'm on 200mg. I'm also on lithium, lexapro, xanax, reglan and ultrase. Um, I take the seroquel at night. I've been taking it for ten years. I'm bipolar with serious panic disorder and insomnia (During my sleep study i woke up over 90 times). Xan - 84% more...
    Stormyhowl- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  6. link Tantrum

    And a big hug to you. It's just awful, adds a whole other level to your pain. And it doesn't make any sense.. they all have withdrawal effects too! And you're so damn vulnerable when you're grieving it's not like you can really fight for yourself. We - 40% more...
    Tantrum- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  7. link Kthorse

    Honey I hear you. I am going through the same thing. I am on klonapin, lithium and trileptal all because my daughter passed away. They say I have all bi polar with my anxiety. Dont they get it our children died how can we not have anxiety and why do - 21% more...
    Kthorse- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  8. 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
  9. link Philgee
    Well well. 2 nights back up to 400mg of seroquel XR, and sleep issues completely disappeared. I'm seeing my psychiatrist this Saturday and I'll be letting him know about this incident. I think I will have to taper off very very very slowly. Still, a - 15% more...
    Philgee- over a year ago
  10. link Philgee
    Hi there, I read your post and I was wondering if you could help me. I'm also experiencing sleep problems whilst coming off SEROQUEL XR? The symptoms are bloody scary. I wake up every 2 hrs through the night with what feels like a GASPING FOR AIR - ( - 82% more...
    Philgee- over a year ago
  11. link Nshadid07
    Seroquel welbutron, lamictal, new doctor, good mood, cravings
    I was taking Seroquel once every night for 800MG along with 400 MG of Lamictal XR to help with my Bipolar 1 disorder. Some of the major side effects i had while on 800MG a night was the sleeping i would fall asleep 30 mins after taking Seroquel and w - 75% more...
    Nshadid07- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Seroquel
  12. link Horses234
    Seroquel mgs, lexapro, sleep
    I have been on seroquel for about 2 months now, 150 mgs. I take just half a pill now as I am falling asleep all day long. I am also on Lexapro. I don't know if I am happier as all I want to do is sleep. I can't stay awake unless I take a caffeine pil - 29% more...
    Horses234- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  13. link Mtc1970
    Seroquel low libido, depakote, pimples, carbs, forehead
    I've been taking Seroquel 500 mg at night and Depakote 1250 mg at night. I feel very good emotionally. I feel happy and optimistic, though I notice I am not as ambitious as I was prior in some ways.I've been on Dep for about 2 years and Seroquel for - 69% more...
    Mtc1970- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  14. link Dejabluee88
    Seroquel nights rest, good doctor, dinner time, sleeping pill, medical issues
    I love Seroquel!! I'm taking only 50mgs and it knocks me out quick fast and in a hurry : ). In the hospital, for other medical issues, I was given the Seroquel every morning and would be asleep the whole day until dinner time. So, when I couldn't fal - 67% more...
    Dejabluee88- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Seroquel
  15. link Jamwa
    Seroquel bowel movement, catch 22, weight gain, bipolar, constipation
    Since starting Seroquel just over a year ago I have gained 40kgs!!! My appetite has increased since starting this medication but the main reason for weight gain I think is the constipation that Seroquel causes, I can go for over a week at a time with - 43% more...
    Jamwa- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  16. link Daveg98498
    Seroquel dry mouth, headaches, alot, last time, refractory depression
    Yes i was also on seroquel up to lastnite was my last time i was on seroquel, plus i went to see my dr. & i told my dr. that i will not taking any more of this seroquel, plus it was hell as will for me too. The date is 09/19/2008. i was getting s - 39% more...
    Daveg98498- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Seroquel
  17. link Littlegirl
    I can relate to what you are saying.....am wondering what seroquel is supposed to do....I have severe, refractory depression...this is supposed to help. I think not. I think the FDA just approve this drug for depression this year....had many law suit - 11% more...
    Littlegirl- over a year ago
  18. link Dsw274
    Seroquel peanut butter and jelly sandwich, chronic insomnia, peanut butter and jelly, male birth, birth year
    I have been taking Seroquel XR 400mg for Mood Stabilization and 200 - 400 mg of Regular Seroquel for Mild to Chronic insomnia. I am a Male - birth year 1984 I have had the many side effects that I read people describe like the munchies, dry mouth, an - 73% more...
    Dsw274- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Seroquel
  19. link Meagan34
    Seroquel cymbalta 60mg, capable person, clinical depression, cymbalta, mood disorder
    I have been on seroquel 25mgand cymbalta 60mg for 7 months now and my side effects are hot flushes ( i am only 33) change in my skin - everything is now fragrance free; hypo allergenic and I can no longer wear contact lenses due to change in my ph of - 54% more...
    Meagan34- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  20. link Andyrae3123
    Seroquel extreme anxiety, anxiety and depression, cilift, severe headaches, sleeping tablets
    Hi, I have been on Cilift for anxiety and depression for 13 years. I also have hypothyroidism so am on Eltroxin every day. I have been on Urbanol for a while but it was not helping the extreme anxiety. I was prescribed Seroquel and have been on it fo - 70% more...
    Andyrae3123- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Seroquel
  21. link Leeleebell
    Hello,I have also been on for 13 years.I would like to know whether there is a natural substitute and if not,whether one can continue indefinitely on this medication, i.e for the rest of ones life?
    Leeleebell- over a year ago
  22. link Robandjamie05
    Seroquel crazy cuz, cant sleep, somethin, late night, little bit
    I have been on seroquel for 5 years and i take 600mg a night. I have been on it since i was 15 and im now 20, i absolutely hate it but its the only thing that actually makes me sleep cause without it i cant sleep AT ALL.. if my husband tries to wake - 81% more...
    Robandjamie05- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Seroquel
  23. link Sbjb8
    I use to take Seroquel low doses at first but then I had to increase to I believe it was 700mg, it started to make my hands and whole body tingle and the only way I could stop the tingly is when I would massage or slap my body, sounds crazy I know bu - 70% more...
    Sbjb8- over a year ago
  24. link Capbgal
    Seroquel hearing bells, doorbell, 5 months
    Have been on seroquel xr 300mg for about 5 months the side affect im having is hearing what sounds just like my doorbell i cant even count how many times ive jumped out of bed thinking someone is ringing the doorbell just to find out im hearing bells - 48% more...
    Capbgal- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  25. link Midimidi
    Seroquel cotton ball, ptsd, sweet tooth, insomnia, sleep
    I've been on Seroquel for a year and a half, to help with insomnia (from PTSD). I am supposed to take 50 mg, but I only do that when I am desperate for sleep. Even 25mg leaves me groggy and sleepy after 8 hours of horizontal rest. The cotton ball mou - 34% more...
    Midimidi- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  26. link Babystarr25
    Seroquel rapid heart beat, racing heart, sweet food, chest tightness, excessive thirst
    weight gain, hair loss, rapid heart beat, chest tightness, bloating, sore throat, insomnia did not improve, excessive thirst and hunger, craving for sweet food, only became very drowsy and sleepy and slept for a few hours and woke back up, felt grogg - 50% more...
    Babystarr25- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  27. link Ssmorgan
    seroquel not effective
    I left some pills in the bottle with no lid. they were not effective. used more pills that had a lid and they were effective. Does the air cause the pills to be less effective?
    Ssmorgan- over a year ago - in Seroquel
  28. link Sharen
    Seroquel hoarseness, chest pain, dehydration, weight gain, psych
    oh, my gosh! i have been on seroquel for six months. it has been horrible! sweating,dehydration, weight gain. the WORST has been costchondritis(severe chest pain), extreme hoarseness, and now muscle aches and tightness in my legs, arms and chest. my - 28% more...
    Sharen- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Seroquel
  29. link Timreynolds123
    yes it is poison
    Timreynolds123- over a year ago
  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