How effective is Seroquel for Mood stabilizer (Mood swings)?
Summary: 40 Seroquel users have rated its effectiveness for Mood stabilizer.
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
This is a review of how effective Seroquel (quetiapine fumarate) is for Mood stabilizer and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Seroquel
Seroquel has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 79,141 Seroquel users)
Mood stabilizer (an extreme or rapid change in mood) can be treated by Lamictal, Lamotrigine, Abilify, Depakote, Trileptal, Lithium Carbonate. (latest reports from 24,771 Mood Stabilizer patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 40 people are studied for taking Seroquel in Mood stabilizer
Seroquel effectiveness for Mood stabilizer (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Seroquel for Mood stabilizer * :
|Mood stabilizer||70.00%||30.00% |
Age of people who take Seroquel for Mood stabilizer * :
|Mood stabilizer||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||17.50%||27.50%||22.50%||12.50%||7.50% |
Who find Seroquel more effective for Mood stabilizer?
Gender of people who find Seroquel more effective * :
|Mood stabilizer||60.00%||40.00% |
Age of people who find Seroquel more effective * :
|Mood stabilizer||0.00%||0.00%||6.67%||6.67%||46.67%||26.67%||6.67%||6.67% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I've previously been on both Adderall and Phentermine, at different times. I experienced very drastic and noticeable effectiveness. The phentermine helped with weight loss significantly and the Adderall greatly increased my energy levels, self-confidence, elevated mood, and higher concentration and brain activity. I was not on any other medications at the time, though I did need to take melatonin occasionally to help me sleep. Now, I had not been on Adderall or phentermine for about a year, but I was put on Adderall again several months ago. This was about a month after my brother died, so obviously I was experiencing (and still am) grief and depression. I was put on 40mg (twice as much as I used to be on) of Adderall in addition to seroquel XR and Lamictal. I felt like a slug all the time, I felt physically hungrier, and lethargic and apathetic. The adderall did nothing to help these symptoms. I am now on 60mg of Adderall and 37.5mg of Phentermine for weight loss and neither have shown any affectiveness, mentally or physically. My appetite is just as bad, and my brain isn't functioning fast at all. None of the affects of adderall I used to experiences, like increased energy levels, elevated mood, decreased appetite, increased brain activity, and increased self-confidence are present now, and I'm on more adderall than I was on before AND phentermine at the same time!! What's going on?? Both my ADD and weight gain are causing me to become increasingly self-conscious and depressed. Also, it doesn't help that my ridiculous amount of mood stabilizers make me apathetic and detached. I'm under 18 so I'm required to take the medications prescribed to me, but I don't know what to do or why the stimulants aren't effective anymore. HELP!!
nobpdy important on Dec, 19, 2014:
Just saying but u must have been taking vyvanse instead of adderall because the highest mg of adderall is 30mg. If u were taking 40mg and 60mg u must have been taking vyvanse which goes all the way up to 100mg
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