Review: could Seroquel cause Elevated liver enzymes?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 65,551 people who take Seroquel. Among them, 4 have Elevated liver enzymes. See who they are, when they have Elevated liver enzymes and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Seroquel (latest outcomes from 78,875 users) has active ingredients of quetiapine fumarate. It is often used in bipolar disorder, insomnia. Commonly reported side effects of Seroquel include diabetes mellitus aggravated, diabetes, insomnia, type 2 diabetes, pancreatitis.
Elevated liver enzymes
Elevated liver enzymes (high liver enzymes) (latest reports from 953 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, depression, insomnia.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 65,551 people reported to have side effects when taking Seroquel. Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Elevated Liver Enzymes. They amount to 0.42% of all the 952 people who have Elevated Liver Enzymes.
Time on Seroquel when people have Elevated liver enzymes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Elevated liver enzymes when taking Seroquel * :
|Elevated liver enzymes||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who have Elevated liver enzymes when taking Seroquel * :
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Elevated liver enzymes when taking Seroquel ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Elevated liver enzymes||25.00%||75.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Elevated liver enzymes ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1 people, 25.00%)
- Bipolar (1 people, 25.00%)
- Bipolar 2 (1 people, 25.00%)
- Bipolar 1 (1 people, 25.00%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (2 people, 50.00%)
- Wellbutrin sr (1 people, 25.00%)
- Prozac (1 people, 25.00%)
- Seroquel xr (1 people, 25.00%)
- Klonopin (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Was taken to the hospital by daughter because of dementia type symptoms while on pain meds for back and being a heavy smoker. Was diagnosed in the hospital with COPD and aspiration pneumonia. Was put on Bi-pap machine but confusion symptoms did not improve. Ammonia levels were checked and were in the 70's. My liver was checked and was fine. Was given Lactulose and symptoms improved every day. After being released from the hospital with new meds, smoke cessation, and ammonia levels in the 20's.. 5 days later my daughter took me back because of more confusion symptoms. Ammonia levels were back up to 45 and they gave me more lactulose to take home to use and symptoms have improved. So at this point it seems my COPD is under control but I am constantly worried about my ammonia levels increasing. I dont want to over take any lactulose because I dont want to mess up my potassium levels. So what's causing the ammonia to increase??
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