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Is seroquel recommended for alzheimer patients

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

what are the side effects of seroquel on dementia patients ... View answer

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Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

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Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

hello I am on 375 mg of effexor xr ha e been for quite some time my doc wants me to add in seroquel ... it been in your opinion with your patients? i dont have bi polar or schizophrenia . what will it make me... View answer

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Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

5 months ago I was put on 100mg of seroquel/night for anxiety and insomnia due to divorce stress ... sleep now and have actually lost weight since I started it. However I have read online that seroquel can ... View answer

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Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

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Dr.   Eris Ranxha MD

should not be given to alzheimers patients. He has gone from 5 tablets a day to about 16 per day ...My dad has alzheimers and is 88 years old, he has had massive heart attack approx years ago ... View answer

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Dr.  Rohit Kothari MD

My 90 yr old Mom, who is in a skilled nursing care facility, suffers from Alzheimer s and has become combative with staff. The facility started Seroquel Dec 6 and increased it Dec 21. She takes other ... View answer

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Dr. Anders Mark Christensen MD

Should Seroquel be given to Alzheimer patients? Our mother has Alzheimer and has been prescribed Seroquel to stabilize her. When the assisted living facility failed to give it to her, she... View answer

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Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

88 year old woman with severe dementia was taking donepezil and doctor in rehab center prescribed Seroquel and Lexapro in lieu of donepezil and she also takes Xanax as needed for anxiety. Which med do you ... View answer

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Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

My mom is 97 1/2 and has Alzheimer s. She goes through these bouts where she is up for 24 hours ... re not listening. The dr. Prescribed seroquel, but that does not always get her to sleep. The dr. Had ... View answer

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Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Hello, SEROQUEL can increase liver enzymes and hence it is avoided in liver patients. It should not be stopped suddenly as it results in sever withdrawal symptoms like...

Dr.  Yogesh D MD

There will be some side-effects of taking medicines but in your case benefits clearly outweigh those risks, so I would strongly recommend you to continue with your medicines.

Dr. Pushpalatha Manjunatha MD

try to be occupied, it is very natural for even normal to eat if they are not occupied. if you are feeling hungry, you can keep cucumber, marie biscuits, fat restricted diet. carrots, onion, tomato salad will help too....