Brief Overview About Seroquel 200 MG / 300 MG Tablets (Generic Quetiapine)
Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg tablets (Generic Quetiapine) are a potent medicine highly suggested for the management of schizophrenia in adults and children who are at least 13 years old. Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg tablets are made up Generic Quetiapine as the main active ingredient prepared as an oral formulation. In addition, Seroquel Quetiapine tablets can also be recommended to manage bipolar disorder (manic depression) in adults and children who are about 10 years and along with antidepressant medications can also be suggested to manage major depressive disorder in adults. Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg Quetiapine tablets relax the chemicals and thoughts in the brain and induce sleep overnight but do not cure the underlying cause of insomnia.
How Seroquel 200 MG / 300 MG Tablets (Generic Quetiapine) Works?
Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg tablets (Generic Quetiapine) come in the category of medicine known as atypical antipsychotics. Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg Quetiapine tablets show action by modifying the activity of certain natural substances in the brain. It also acts by supporting in modifying the amount of some chemicals (dopamine and serotonin) in the brain to manage the condition.
What Are The Contraindications Of Seroquel 200 MG / 300 MG Tablets (Generic Quetiapine)?
If you are suffering from dementia, a history of low white blood cell (WBC) counts, high or low blood pressure, seizures or epilepsy, cataracts, and trouble swallowing are recommended to consult the doctor. Refrain, if oversensitive to any constituent in the medicines.
Drug Interactions With Seroquel 200 MG / 300 MG Tablets (Generic Quetiapine)
Avoid using antibiotic or antifungal medicine, heart or blood pressure medicine, medicine to treat mental illness, St. John's wort, antiviral medicine to treat hepatitis or HIV/AIDS, seizure medicine and tuberculosis medicine as these may show drug interactions or consult the doctor if you are under the treatment.
What Is The Dosing Regimen Of Seroquel 200 MG / 300 MG Tablets (Generic Quetiapine)?
Commercially, an available dose of Seroquel Quetiapine tablets is 200 mg and 300mg obtainable tablet dosage form thus; consume the medicine by means of the oral route with the help of a full glass of water as per the recommendation. One should consult the doctor before administration as the dose is not same in every case. To manage schizophrenia the usual adult dose of (Immediate-release tablets) -on the first day take 25 mg orally twice a day and in the second to third day enhance the dose 25 to 50 mg increments separated 2 or 3 times daily with the objective of attaining a total daily dose of 300 to 400 mg by day 4.
What Are The Side Effects Associated With Seroquel 200 MG / 300 MG Tablets (Generic Quetiapine)?
Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg Quetiapine tablets may show some unwanted effects such as pain in the abdomen (stomach area), dry mouth, dizziness, constipation, trouble moving, nausea, vomiting, weight gain, increased appetite, sore throat, rapid heartbeat, and weakness.
What Are The Preventive Measures While Using Seroquel 200 MG / 300 MG Tablets (Generic Quetiapine)?
- Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg Quetiapine tablets are strictly prohibited to patients who have a reoccurrence of suicidal thoughts.
- It should not be used in the last trimester of pregnancy as it can harm the baby.
- In the case of pregnancy or in breastfeeding women should consult the doctor while using.
- You should not consume alcohol or any other recreational products as these may enhance the side effects.
- Seroquel 200 mg / 300 mg Quetiapine tablets is used for mental disorder thus avoid doing tasks that require alertness.