Seroquel Side Effects

Seroquel Side EffectsSeroquel is an antipsychotic drug that is prescribed to people who are believed to be bipolar, have schizophrenia, dementia, psychosis and depression. It has been known to cause increase risk of death, withdrawal reactions, blood disorders, weight gain/obesity, diabetes, suicidal behavior or ideation, birth defects, involuntary movements, strokes and heart problems.

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Below are some of the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented which are provided to help the public make informed and educated decisions.

There have been 37,268 reports of adverse reactions to the US FDA in connection with taking Seroquel.

Here are the top 10 adverse reactions that have been reported.

  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Insomnia
  • Pancreatitis
  • Increased weight
  • Somnolence
  • Death
  • Ketoacidosis
  • Malaise
  • Anxiety

Some documented side effects of taking Seroquel:

  • Agitation
  • Brest enlargement in males
  • Changes in vision
  • Confusion
  • Difficulty breathing or swallowing
  • Difficulty speaking and using language
  • Difficulty thinking and concentrating
  • Dizziness
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Hives
  • Irritability
  • Liver disease
  • Loss of coordination
  • Numbness, burning
  • Pain in joints, back neck and ears
  • Seizures
  • Somnolence

Side effects can persist for months or even years after getting off Seroquel.

Below is a list of other common antipsychotic drugs and some of the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented which are provided to help the public make informed and educated decisions.

Click on one of the drugs listed below to find out more about the drug reactions and harmful side effects that have been reported and documented.

  • Abilify (13,445 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Clozaril (18,554 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Geodon (6,692 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Haldol (3,850 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Invega (4,790 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Risperdal (12,883 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Zyprexa (14,613 reports of adverse reactions)
  • Fanapt (542 reports of adverse reactions)

If you or a loved one need help with getting off Seroquel, please contact a Narconon Fresh Start drug rehab counselor today at 855-734-2223.