Can elevate prolactin levels, and elevation can persist during chronic administration; hyperprolactinemia may suppress hypothalamic GnRH, resulting in reduced pituitary gonadotropin secretion; this, in turn, may inhibit reproductive function by impairing gonadal steroidogenesis in both female and male patients.
Overall, discontinuations due to adverse reactions were Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. Concomitant administration of cytochrome P 3A4 inhibitors, such as HIV-protease inhibitors, azole-antifungal agents, erythromycin, clarithromycin and nefazodone, is contraindicated see section 4. In placebo-controlled studies in elderly patients with dementia-related psychosis, the incidence of cerebrovascular adverse events per patient years was not higher in quetiapine-treated patients than in placebo-treated patients.
Go to top of the page 5. The diagnostic evaluation of patients with this syndrome is complicated. While all of the drugs in the class have been shown to produce some metabolic changes, each drug has its own specific risk profile. Symptoms of overdose may include: In arriving at a diagnosis, it is important to exclude cases where the clinical presentation includes both serious medical illness e.
Norquetiapine, an active metabolite of quetiapine, has moderate to strong affinity for several muscarinic receptor subtypes. Generally, in the maintenance phase, patients continued on the same dose on which they were stabilized. Ask your pharmacist about using those products safely.
Efficacy was established in two week monotherapy trials in adults, in one 3-week adjunctive trial in adults, and in one 3-week monotherapy trial in pediatric patients years [see Clinical Studies.
No data are available on maintenance of effect or recurrence prevention in this age group.
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If a patient requires antipsychotic drug treatment after recovery from NMS, the potential reintroduction of drug therapy should be carefully considered. The primary efficacy results of these studies in the acute treatment of depressive episodes associated with bipolar disorder in adults is presented in Table Bipolar I Disorder manic or mixed - Acute monotherapy or adjunct to lithium or divalproex - Adults.
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Do not crush or chew this medication. Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD. Hypo-natraemia 19Diabetes Mellitus 1,5 Exacerbation of pre-existing diabetes. Quetiapine treatment was associated with dose-related decreases in thyroid hormone levels.
Seizures In controlled clinical trials there was no difference in the incidence of seizures in patients treated with quetiapine or placebo.