What is quetiapine fumarate 300 mg used for?

Quetiapine is used to treat certain mental/mood disorders (such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, sudden episodes of mania or depression associated with bipolar disorder). Drugs used to treat depression can help prevent suicidal thoughts/attempts and provide other important benefits.

Is 300 mg of quetiapine a lot?

The maximum licensed dose of quetiapine across diagnostic indications is 800 mg/day; in mood disorders, however, doses around 300 mg/day are usual.

Is quetiapine fumarate and Seroquel the same thing?

Quetiapine fumarate (Seroquel) is the most recently introduced atypical antipsychotic and is indicated for the management of the manifestations of psychotic disorders and schizophrenia.

What happens if you stay awake on Seroquel?

Quetiapine works by attaching to the brain’s dopamine receptors and altering serotonin levels. Short-term effects include feeling sleepy, a dry mouth, dizziness and low blood pressure when you stand up.

What kind of drug is Seroquel 300 mg?

Seroquel 300 mg contains 300 mg quetiapine (as quetiapine fumarate) Excipients with known effect: For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1. 3. Pharmaceutical form Seroquel 25 mg tablets are peach coloured, round biconvex and engraved with SEROQUEL 25 on one side.

What is quetiapine fumarate?

Quetiapine fumarate is a white to off-white crystalline powder which is moderately soluble in water. SEROQUEL is supplied for oral administration as 25 mg (round, peach), 50 mg (round, white), 100 mg (round, yellow), 200 mg (round, white), 300 mg (capsule-shaped, white), and 400 mg (capsule-shaped, yellow) tablets.

What is the structural formula of Seroquel?

The structural formula is: Quetiapine fumarate is a white to off-white crystalline powder which is moderately soluble in water. SEROQUEL is supplied for oral administration as 25 mg (round, peach), 50 mg (round, white), 100 mg (round, yellow), 200 mg (round, white), 300 mg (capsule-shaped, white), and 400 mg (capsule-shaped, yellow) tablets.

What is the difference between Seroquel 25 and 200 mg?

Seroquel 25 mg tablets are peach coloured, round biconvex and engraved with SEROQUEL 25 on one side. Seroquel 100 mg tablets are yellow, round biconvex and engraved with SEROQUEL 100 on one side. Seroquel 200 mg tablets are white, round biconvex and engraved with SEROQUEL 200 on one side.