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Condition: Bipolar Depression
6/24/2015 5:51:17 PM

Reviewer: Pammy71, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Well I have to disagee with the people who say oh do not take this drug it is deadly come on what is bad for one person doesn't necacarily mean it is bad for another! The only problem I have had with seroquel is I talk in my sleep and I do it every night my daughter told me so she is 21 and I never beleived her so she videoed me haha Now I believe her for sure! It is funny to me but keeps her ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
6/11/2015 7:25:06 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been on this for 5 years-600mg. Like others say, it does knock you on your backside. With that said, it has been almost four years since my last inpatient treatment and I can live with that. I've gotten used to the side affects which for me are mostly the comatose feeling. I take it at bedtime and it helps me to sleep then "wears off" and I feel much better during the day. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
5/15/2015 6:58:41 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking only 50 mg of Seroquel a night for sleep and that puts me out. I see a lot of people talking about 200 mg plus, I can't imagine that. This medicine along with effexor has worked for my depression but I'm trying to get off of them since I have the worst side effects with weight gain and short term memory loss. I literally feel like I've smoked a joint every time I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
4/24/2015 11:39:56 AM

Reviewer: ran10, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After trying many different drugs and combinations of drugs prescribed by a psychiatrist to treat my Bipolar Depression with little success, my family doctor suggested I try Seroquel. I have been taking this drug since 2001 without noticeable side effects and it has put my condition in remission! I had problems sleeping prior to taking this medication. I now sleep about 8 hours/night. I do wake ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
4/13/2015 4:12:45 PM

Reviewer: deadly drug, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is the worst drug I ever took,they need to take it off the market, it puts u in a temporary coma..I could not function I was falling asleep with a cigarate in my hand and almost burnt my house down, it burnt me couch, totally gone, I was driving at night and had to call my son, crying I was lost...in the morning I didn't remember going out even, many of times, I even stole 8 gallons of mi ... Show Full Comment

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