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Autism Spectrum board

  1. Moderate to severe Autism
    ... will kick and occasionally head butt. He's been on Seroquel and Melatonin since he was 3 yr. old and before that...

  2. Changing Diagnoses
    ... considering the treatment may remain the same (he is on Seroquel with minimal results). Thank you in advance for...

  3. risperadol
    ... About 6 weeks ago the doctor wanted to put her on seroquel because the risperdol seemed to be not working again ... doctor said he wanted to change her meds is that the seroquel is supposed to be safer than the risperdol but because ... the side effects she had we couldn't stay with the seroquel . If anybody have any suggestions on potty training...

  4. aggression again
    ... 16, he too is hfa with bi polar he is on depakote seroquel remron and lamictal, he too is 6 foot 2 and 250 lbs...
    ... 16, he too is hfa with bi polar he is on depakote seroquel remron and lamictal, he too is 6 foot 2 and 250 lbs...

  5. can any one make me send him away?
    ... depressants (although they made him hyper). Lithium or Seroquel are other good choices for calming down a moody, aggressive...

  6. my son is extremely violent
    ... am and 1000 at night lamictal 200 mg twice a day, seroquel 300 mg am and pm and remeron for sleep,he too was...
    ... reduced his day down to only 3 hours. He is on seroquel and his psychiatrist increased his dosage to 100mg ... a day for the aggression ( seroquel is similar to risperdal; but my son had bad side effects...
    ... his behavors even worse. So then he tried him on the seroquel and behovoirscontinued to get worse,so he changed ... the seroquel to a higher dosage. Well his behavoirs were so bad ... things back in his room. I wish we had never tried the seroquel and the depakote, because they seemed to make him ... put him on diliantin. It effects him the same as the seroquel and depakote. Ive talked them into taking him off...

  7. FDA approves Autism medication!!!!
    ... family that are helping Autistic children I know are Seroquel , Abilify, Geodon, anti-depressants, and ADHD medication...
    ... I've experienced with Risperdal, Abilify, Geodon, Seroquel and Zyprexa (very bad with Zyprexa) is weight gain...
    ... typical antipsychotic", just like Risperdal, Zyprexa, Seroquel , and Geodon. They all carry the same warnings and...

  8. What to do about agressive behaviour?
    ... illnesses and often must be controlled with Riserdal, Seroquel or some other anti-psychotic, mood-stabilizer or anti...

  9. Question for parents of older kids(16 to 21) RE: drugs for violent behavior
    ... go for violent tendencies. Such medications include Seroquel , Risperdal and Geodon. Medications can definitely...
    ... Thanks for the respones. We have tried Seroquel , Risperdal and Geodon. He takes Geodon and Klonopin...

  10. My son says he is "evil"
    ... years later at age 6, the doctor tried a new drug, Seroquel , telling me it had less side effects. I weaned him ... off Risperdal and gradually got him on the Seroquel . He has been totally off Risperdal for 4 days and...
    ... medications can be harsh, especially antipyschotics like Seroquel and Risperdal. Considering he is so young I can see ... and I am guessing he is still on a lower dose of Seroquel ? He might be reacting to the after affects from Risperdal ... along with the new side affects with Seroquel . Put those together, with the fact his body is getting ... days since his last Risperdal and a short while on Seroquel , there is a good chance he will relax in a couple ... settle. There is also an option to up the dose of Seroquel until he calms down, and then slowly decrease to just ... after a few weeks he does not improve, and upping the Seroquel dosage fails, it may be a good idea just to go back...

  11. Has anyone had experience good/bad with Seroquel?
    ... I have a 12 year old son with autism whom took seroquel we ended up taking him off of it because it made he...

  12. I don't know what to do....
    ... because three months ago he was doing great. He is on Seroquel for the autism....
    ... can get the seizures under control. The did up his seroquel to 75ms to help with the behaviors. He is also on...

  13. Klonopin and Focolin
    ... My daughter is 11 and we have been using " Seroquel " this works really well for sleeping the only bad...
    ... Seroquel didn't help my boy. I took some myself to see what ... be surprised how some of these drugs make you feel. Seroquel is given frequently in large doses to people in institution...

  14. Too much medication?
    ... currently taking: Morning: 2.5 mg dexedrine 100 mg seroquel Afternoon: 100 mg seroquel Bedtime: 20 mg ... Celexa 40 mg Geodon 200 mg Seroquel 5 ml Zyrtec (for allergies) Rhinocort Aqua (nose...
    ... any medication...... Redshoes, About my son taking Seroquel , he is heavy for his age (75 lbs and is 5 1/2 years ... his Dr. put him on Dexedrine he also increased the seroquel . He could probably stand to take another 50 mg but...

  15. NO MORE!!!!!!
    ... resperdol, remeron, paxil, zyprexa, trileptal, seroquel , revia, inderal, propanalol. Some of them were...

  16. weight and exericise
    ... always be a little overweight. However, he has been on seroquel for a year now, and he has really gained a lot. He...

  17. Aricept
    ... increase his cognitive skills. My son is also on Zyprexa, Seroquel , Celexa, and Tenex. The Zyprexa is making him gain...

  18. newbie
    ... with PDD/Autism. He is currently on Clonidine and Seroquel . He is in speech therapy. We have recently started ... triggered this and the neurologist is increasing the Seroquel in the hopes that it will help. He has started biting...

  19. RISPERIDAL
    ... Clonidine. We recently added Depokote and substituted Seroquel for Risperdal. The Dr. was afraid he would soon develop ... tics on Risperdal and Seroquel is basically the same, but less chance of developing ... immunity to it. Then they can wean him off or substitute Seroquel . That happened to my son twice on it. He was very...
    ... does sedate him, but if you take the risperdal or seroquel away, clonidine will not work by itself. Atleast not ... for Bay. It did make him eat like crazy also!The Seroquel does not make him eat more. When you had to leave...

Bipolar Disorder board

  1. Question about Depakote and Risperdal
    ... Dreams, When I was on Seroquel , it caused the same weakness, in my hands, I couldn...
    ... mentioned the possibilility of weakness occuring with Seroquel . Now that I know it may cause the same problem, I...

  2. Recently diagnosed & feeling hopeful for first time in years
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  3. New here also but not to this disorder
    ... morning. I had that problem when we up'd my dose of seroquel ... we eventually ended up changing it. The important...

  4. abillify side effect?
    ... prescribe abilify 10 mg this week. I'm also taking Seroquel 100 mg,Seroquel 300 mg,Topamax 100 mg,Prozac 20 mg...

  5. questions about Wellbutrin
    ... cocktail" of what I take now.... Welbutrin SR 100mg, Seroquel 100 mg,Seroquel 300 mg,Topamax 100 mg,Prozac 20 mg ... Klonopin 1 mg I have gain weight because of the seroquel ( argh ! ) like 15 lbs in about 2-3 months, i dont...

  6. bi polar depression - Seroquel
    ... My partner was on Seroquel for a time... he was always sleeping on it lol hes...
    ... I've been on Seroquel for a year. I have Bipolar Suicidal Depression, and ... when I do have a hypomanic cycle it's very mild. Seroquel can make you very sleepy, so it's best to take it ... combination did help alot. I have recently went off the Seroquel due to weight gain, and am now on Lamictal, Zoloft ... once I hit 10 lbs. I told my pdoc, that's it no more seroquel , and we stopped it. Good luck with your meds, and...
    ... When they initially diagnosed me I was on Seroquel for quite a while at a dose of 200mg at night along ... we have struggled to get it under control. I think seroquel is great except for the weight gain, despite that...
    ... I'm about over the whole Seroquel thing. It works for the depression and all but it...

  7. New Girl on the Block
    ... I'm on Seroquel at night. I'm not all that thrilled with it - but...

  8. Here I am again...
    ... out. I still have to drop the 15 lbs. I gained on Seroquel . So I'm going to try the Elavil, and then he'll drop...

  9. BP sleeping habits.
    ... What are you taking? Too much seroquel and I can barely crawl out of bed, maybe it's one...

  10. hypomanic and miserable
    ... called my pdoc Monday morning, he told me to take the seroquel up from 75-100mg. that evening. If I didn't see an...
    ... Talked to my doctor this morning. He gave me 25mg. of seroquel this morning, to see if we could more rapidly bring...
    ... usually, but I have a couple of bp friends who take the Seroquel when they get too wound up and cannot sleep. The ... Seroquel calms them down, and then they go off it. For them...
    ... for years--that's when I tend to be hypomanic. The seroquel gets rid of that. Also, it controls the anxiety nicely...

  11. feeling bad
    ... of bipolar pills such as depekote and zyprexa and seroquel .. I have numerous health issues.. Right now as we...
    ... I refused that drug. I was on depekote, zyprexa, seroquel , abilify, geodon. those types of bipolar pills.. i...
    ... know that insomnia can literally drive you crazy. Seroquel has turned out to be the only drug that worked for ... some other horrid side effect. I don't know if seroquel will work for you, but it might be worth a shot....
    ... always felt like such a wierdo...I took 450 mgs of Seroquel ...that's what it took to conquer my insomnia plus ... around 3 in the morning... I had to get off the Seroquel because of weight gain....

  12. Racing thoughts/shaking?
    ... the meds. BTW I'm on Lamictal, Zoloft, Topomax, Seroquel , Neurontin, Vitamin D, Biotin, And Fish Oil....

  13. Topamax
    ... Just a thought. Top Bipolar Medications 1. Seroquel 2. Risperdal 3. Topamax 4. Lamictal 5. Abilify...

  14. Weight gain. Taking Seroquel and Depakote
    ... Yes seroquel can make you gain weight. Topomax is just the opposite...
    ... i started on seroquel 2 yrs ago and it definatly made me gain wieght, and...
    ... . then doctor finally switched me to zyprexa then seroquel .. still major weight gain, but was able to drop 40pds...

  15. night dreams and day dreams back
    ... night and some crazy day dreams are back like when seroquel was being taken with it. Stopped it because of the...
    ... Lamictal and have for about 5 months now. I did take seroquel too when I first started taking the Lamictal. I couldn...

  16. Please read-seeing things on meds..
    ... Hi, I just started taking Seroquel 100 mg a couple of days ago, I also take Lamictal ... for the past 2 months. Yesterday after taking the Seroquel I felt very high I was in space. I also started to ... shapes. Has anyone else had this happen? Should I give Seroquel a chance or stop taking it. I know no is a doctor...
    ... of meds. I take both and have been up to 450mg. of Seroquel and 300mgs of Lamictal. The Seroquel normally has...
    ... I've never heard of that reaction to Seroquel . I think it'd be more likely to be the Lamictal....

  17. new to bipolar
    ... happy. Now I'm a little down. My doctor put me on Seroquel 100 mg at night with the Lamictal. Does 100 mg of ... Seroquel seem like alot? I am afraid of being tired all...
    ... individual reacts to them individually. I am on both Seroquel and Lamictal, as are quite a few people on this site ... . I went up to 450mg on the Seroquel and didn't have any problems with next day drowsiness ... Also there are some who have weight gain issues with Seroquel and some that don't....
    ... the combo I take, except 100mg of lamictal and 75 of seroquel (I tend to always need lower levels of drugs than ... worked for me. I haven't had any weight gain on the seroquel . Actually, I've gotten a bit thinner (no weight loss...

  18. Bipolar meds and weight gain.
    ... did not help. I was taken off Zyprexa and put on to Seroquel . I have not gained anymore weight but neither have...

  19. I'm having major surgery on Monday and scared....
    ... I've talked to my pdoc about it and he upped my Seroquel as a preventitive...but I'm just scared it won't work...
    ... having to go through this. Hopefully the increased Seroquel will help. I'll be thinking of you tomorrow....

  20. Despair, the kaleidoscope of pills and my story!
    ... anywhere from Lexapro, Klonopin, Wellbutrin, Depakote, Seroquel , Ativan, Prozac, to self medicating with opiates,...

  21. medication opinion
    ... currently taking lamictal, lexapro and need to take either seroquel or risperdal. My body does not tolerate the seroquel ... life. what info can you give me on risperdal or seroquel --good or bad. I am taking 200 mg lamitcal--one ... at night 10 mg of lexapro trying to take 50 mg of seroquel thanks...
    ... an easy process for some. I take Lamictal 300mg, Seroquel 300mg, Neurontin 900mg, Topomax 100mg, Zoloft 50mg...
    ... I hope you find something that works without the Seroquel side effects. It takes some fiddling around to find...
    ... been replaced with lamactil, I also take 600mg of seroquel a day. The only problem I experience is with the seroquel ... my head on the floor (psych doc says it cant be the seroquel , strange how it only happens 30=45mins after taking ... it) I haven't personally put any weight on with seroquel , in fact I have lost a stone since starting it 12months...

  22. Out of Seroquel and the pharmacies are closed
    ... prn? I don't know what happens when you miss a Seroquel ; I've never taken it. I guess you could try it and...
    ... Seroquel is not one of those drugs where you'll "freak out ... take your dose then and you'll be fine. I've been on Seroquel for 8 months, and have missed a dose with no problems...
    ...

  23. newbie
    ... depression, I am finally up to 300mg. I also use Seroquel to help with the depression and the combination of...

  24. Seroquel XR and/or Zeldox
    ... i take seroquel for a mood stablelizer and take prozac for depression ... , i am bi polar . seroquel has been a god send it allows me to sleep everynight ... having a slight memory laps from time to time i like seroquel , keep in mind though i am on a low dose 50 mg twice...
    ... I've never heard of the Seroquel XR or the other drug you mentioned. I've been on ... Seroquel 450mg for months, I take it at night and it also helps ... Lamictal which is 300mg, so I'm getting off of the Seroquel because it has started to cause some slight weight ... Lamictal is working so well, I don't really need the Seroquel . I'm taking Neurontin 900mg now at night, and that...

  25. Hello! New here! Did my doctor lie to me?
    ... for controlling depression, my biggest problem) and Seroquel , for sleep issues and to balance out the slight hypomania...
    ... important parts of controlling BP. I take Lamictal, Seroquel , Topomax, Zoloft, Vitamin D, Sonata and Neurontin ... . Although I am currently tritrating off the Seroquel becausing I've started having some slight weight gain...

  26. Hair Falling Out
    ... of the reason I started using the Rogaine, that and Seroquel ....
    ... meds. I am now pretty well controlled on 400 mgs of Seroquel and 6 mgs of Clonazepam. :) Right now, I am about...

  27. Have been in the hospital for over 3 weeks, out on pass now
    ... t feel that much better either. They started me on seroquel which I begged to be taken off of because of weight...

  28. What is wrong with me
    ... I also take a pretty large "cocktail" of meds: Seroquel , Lamictal, Topomax, Vitamin D, and Neurontin, but...

  29. So Scared
    ... only 75 mg of effexor, than was bumped up, than added seroquel . to many side effects. now on lamictal and lexapro ... . now back on taking a small dose of seroquel and the other two meds. I also started counseling...

  30. Lamictal and started Geodon for weight purposes
    ... out the slight weight gain I've noticed is from the Seroquel ...so my Pdoc is weaning me off of that while is upping...

  31. Serquel
    ... know that's what I have. My shrink has put me on Seroquel 75mg a day. He refuses to put me on a higher dose ... conclude that I'll only OD on it. My issue with Seroquel is this. I don't like it. I mean... I think it does ... which case my depression will eventually kill me). But Seroquel makes me sleep for about 13 hours a night... and when ... someone tell me.. does this go away the longer you take Seroquel ??? I really have to know this. Or will it always come ... m currently on no meds now.. i just have my box of seroquel sitting on the side gathering dust and I cant take...
    ... I can't tell you if it goes away, I take 450mg of Seroquel at night and still wake up after only about 4 hrs...
    ... i was on seroquel and abilify (not that you are asking about abilify...
    ... I used to take seroquel , it pretty much made me a hungry zombie and knocked...
    ... should be a partnership between you two. As for seroquel , I'm a little confused about why you would like to ... lower dose? At a previous point, I tried 25 mg. of Seroquel and stopped after a week because of day-time flat...

  32. new to lamictal.. having some issues
    ... reason I discontinued it. I am pretty well balanced on Seroquel (watch weight gain!), and clonazepam. I do still get...
    ... for eight months and take 200mg along with 300mg of Seroquel . For the first few months of Lamictal I would experience...
    ... taken lamectal too, but did not like the feeling. Seroquel is the first med I have taken in years that controls...
    ... messages.> I just started taking seroquel about two weeks ago after failed attempts of lamictal...
    ... I've taken Seroquel 450 mg since Feb. and didn't have any problems with ... with limited side effects, so I'm weaning off the Seroquel , I'm down to 200 mg. My weight gain was minimal,...

  33. Seroquel and Urinary retention
    ... again despite going to loo prior to getting into bed. Seroquel 50mg going up to 75mg. OK, thanks to you. Sorry...

  34. Best mood stabilizer?
    ... for me (although I'm still adjusting dosages), is Seroquel and Lamictal....
    ... I think I might ask about Lamictal... Seroquel made me suicidal >.< Have you gained any weight...
    ...

  35. med question
    ... agitation at onset of starting of med, but nothing now. Seroquel 300mg - Does cause drowsiness, so I take it at bedtime...

  36. Tired all the time - and sick of it!!!
    ... one afternoon), 200mg Modafinil (morning) and 300mg Seroquel at night....

  37. I tripped and now I'm free-falling...beyond the depths of despair I fall
    ... above). Luckily my GP prescribed me four months of my seroquel and lamictal. Without that I would be paying around...

  38. New medicine...opinions wanted
    ... pain. I also take Topomax 100mg, Lamictal 200mg, Seroquel 450mg, Zoloft 50mg, and Neurontin 600 mg and Singulair...

  39. hello all new here kinda
    ... december of last year. my doc has tried abilify and seroquel , zyprexa and now lamactal (sp? to lazy to get up and...

  40. Weird muscular symptom
    ... anti-psychotic (Geodon, which made me halucinate, now Seroquel ), when I'm stressed I get this feeling like my shoulder...
    ... when i was on seroquel and abilify i had twitches. my leg would move uncontrably...
    ...

  41. Major Depression/Skipping Lamictal?
    ... on Prozac 40mg/day, Klonopin 1.5mg/day, and 5 mg of Seroquel at bedtime. I really hope this is the case and once...

  42. vivid dreams
    ... which ones yet. I am currently on Topomax 100mg, Seroquel 550mg, Zoloft 50mg, Lamictal 200mg, Trazodone 300mg...

  43. Skipping Lamictal equals hypomania
    ... can actually push me over into hypomania without the seroquel to balance it.) But I do wonder if it clears the...

  44. being on bipolar meds made me develop pcos/thyroid issues
    ... of these issues are from depekote and zyprexa and seroquel which i had been taking.. i used to be very thin my...

  45. Exhausted
    ... Jan 2007 I started on Sodium Valporate (800mg) and Seroquel (50-100mg). In Nov 2007 Lexapro (20mg) was added ... tested clear. My pdoc is now changing me to Lithium, Seroquel and Cipramil. Any comments or suggestions would be...
    ... When I first started taking Seroquel , my pdoc would ask every time I checked in if I was ... feeling any day-time tiredness, a common side effect of Seroquel . Did you feel this way before starting Seroquel?...
    ... i have heard that being on seroquel will make you sleep a lot....
    ... input. When I was initially diagnosed I was on 300mg seroquel on it's own and not at all tired. I think that is ... why the pdoc isn't looking at the seroquel although she did say that she has heard smaller doses...

  46. Is Medicine Really Neccesary?
    ... were you on anything else??? Right now I am on Seroquel XR 300 mg, Lamictal 200 mg, Xanax 0.5 3xper day and...

  47. Abilify dosage question
    ... Abilify after trying, Lamictal, Topamax, Tegretol, Seroquel and many many ssri's. My Q is he only put me on 1...

  48. Don't know what else to do...please help.
    ... is not "nothing they can do for you" if zoloft and seroquel don't work out. Come on, that is a load of crap! Do ... depakote, topamax Antipsychotics: abilify, geodon, seroquel , risperidol, haldol, invega, zyprexa, symbyax Antidepres ... those meds that you could try. For example, maybe seroquel won't work for you, but maybe seroquel and lamictal...

  49. To good to be true?
    ... Am I the only one who seroquel seems to be working for, with no noticeable side effects ... trying to find the right med. combination, I'm taking seroquel and lamictal, and not experiencing any problems, and...

  50. lamictal?
    ... Hi, Ask your pdoc for another med besides the Seroquel , maybe? How long on the Lamictal, what dosage? ... take time to get on a therpeutic dosee. I know the Seroquel can make us feel kinda crummy, but it does work to...

  51. Bipolar and pregnant...anyone else??
    ... since last week and finally my dr. told me to take my seroquel . i feel so much better now and was able to sleep last...
    ... I am currently taking 100mg at night of Seroquel . I am on birtch control (yaz) for now but won't be ... of the year. I'm worried about the affects of the Seroquel as my psychiatrist has said its not good for the fetus...

  52. Just lamictal??
    ... and I would appreciate some help. I have been taking seroquel for about 4 mths now and my doc added lamictal about ... dose every 2 weeks. I have decided to taper off the seroquel because I just can't handle the tiredness especially...
    ... mornings, it kind of gives me energy, I also take seroquel , I was only on 100 mg but it left me so tired the ... don't mind me asking why does you he have you on the seroquel ? Mine put me on it to sleep cuz I was awake for weeks...
    ... disturbing. And yes, do question your doc as to why the Seroquel , and see if he can find another substitute that won...
    ... me over to hypo-manic issues so now I pair it with seroquel , which is working well for me as a combo--works on...
    ... able to fit me in today and she took me off of the seroquel but continueing the lamictal increasing the dose slowly ... said its not uncommon to have these dreams with the seroquel . I hope its not the lamictal like some of you mentioned...
    ... I'm also on both lamictal for mood and seroquel to put me to sleep in good time. I've had pretty good...

  53. I'm new
    ... more but can't think of all of them, anyways I am on Seroquel right now and I HATE IT! it does get me to sleep and ... trigger. Anyways I'm rambling sorry...I have been on Seroquel for about 2 months and I am so tired sometimes and ... days ago and now I am on Lamictal and still taking ( seroquel ) he started me on a starter kit 25 mg it's too early...
    ... Thank you for responding, Yeah Im still taking the seroquel or else I would never sleep but I really want to switch...
    ... my meds. occasionally i take an antipsychotic like seroquel or olanzapine for mixed moods or sleep. i am at breaking...
    ... all at the same time): temazapan, mogadon, valium, seroquel . im pretty sure im addicted to valium. i tried to...
    ... explaining it to me. she also gave me 100mg tablets of seroquel (again) to take at night. she's told me to start off ... im sure it will help with my sleep initially, but seroquel is one of those medications i adapt to quickly. at...
    ... i havent actually taken valium since i started the seroquel the other night. i guess it's just being down. i...

  54. A roller coaster ride
    ... recovering addict. While in treatment I was put on Seroquel , which I hate. First off I have gained so much weight ... myself, you talk about depression. Since being on the Seroquel , although it does put me to sleep, I have been in ... state, missing work, isolating, missing meetings. The seroquel makes me feel groggy, unenergetic, and at night after ... cocktail that actually works. I know if I don't take the seroquel I could be up for days, it is a no win situation....
    ... what insomnia isnt bad lol! Anyways i started taking seroquel on and off for the past 5 yrs for my sleeping problems ... insomnia and depression got so bad i had to start seroquel again and beg the doctor to let me try prozac becuz...
    ... nerve with me. Several years ago, a pdoc put me on Seroquel . I was eating everything not nailed down, and if I...

  55. Need advice on Geodon!
    ... Geodon, but like Seaturtle am on Lamictal along with Seroquel 450mg, Zoloft 50mg, & Topomax 100mg. I am still in...
    ... came off it I went right back to normal, switched to seroquel , and have been fine....

  56. Here we go again..
    ... it's exhausting gonna talk to pdoc about upping the seroquel today, hopefully that will help. How are you doing...
    ... appt. went okay he upped my lamictal, but not the seroquel so we'll see how that goes. I have to go back next...


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