Quetiapine is used for:
Treating schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Quetiapine is an atypical antipsychotic. Exactly how it works is not known. It is thought to affect certain substances in the brain.
Commonly reported side effects of quetiapine include sedation, dizziness, headache, weakness, drowsiness, constipation, increased serum triglycerides, increased serum cholesterol, increased thyroid stimulating hormone level, and xerostomia. Other side effects include dyspepsia, weight gain, orthostatic hypotension, pharyngitis, abdominal pain, increased serum alanine aminotransferase, muscle rigidity, and tachycardia. See below for a comprehensive list of adverse effects.
General dosage information for: Quetiapine (oral tablet, oral tablet, extended release) Please confirm that the medication forms on the dosage document(s) above are relevant for the specific drug you are interested in.