Quetiapine (or SEROQUEL®) is mainly prescribed to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder.
Class: Atypical (AAP)
FDA Approval: 1997
Dosage Forms: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg, 400 mg
Biological Half-life: 7 hours
Side Effects: Dizziness, constipation, weight gain, dry mouth, low blood pressure (when standing)
Routes of Administration: Oral
Pregnancy Category: C (US)