Adequet

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Quetiapine (25 mg)

Prescription Required

162 people have bought this recently

Adequet

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Quetiapine (25 mg)

Prescription Required

162 people have bought this recently

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Adequet Information

Adequet, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Schizophrenia, Mania. Secondary and off-label uses of Adequet have also been mentioned below.

The optimal dosage of Adequet is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Adequet as well, which are listed below. These side effects of Adequet are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

It is also important to note that Adequet has a Moderate effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. Further, the section on Adequet related warnings talks about Adequet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Heart Disease, Tardive Dyskinesia must refrain from the use of Adequet since this can cause severe adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Adequet are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug reaction of Adequet with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Adequet, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.

  1. Adequet Benefits & Uses
  2. Adequet Dosage & How to Take
  3. Adequet Side Effects
  4. Adequet Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Adequet with Other Drugs
  6. Adequet Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Adequet
  8. Adequet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Adequet Benefits & Uses

Adequet is used to treat the following -

  1. Schizophrenia Primary
  2. Mania Primary
  3. Bipolar Disorder
  4. Depression

Adequet Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Adequet

Quetiapine

Adequet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Adequet is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Dystonia Moderate
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Parkinsonism
  5. Akathisia
  6. Dizziness Mild
  7. Weight gain
  8. Agitation
  9. Abdominal Pain Mild
  10. Nausea or vomiting
  11. Anemia Moderate
  12. Constipation Moderate
  13. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  14. Blurred vision
  15. Suicidal behavior
  16. Steven-johnsons syndrome

Adequet Related Warnings

Is the use of Adequet safe for pregnant women?

Adequet may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Adequet again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Adequet safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Adequet may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Adequet should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Adequet on the Kidneys?

Adequet does not damage the kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Adequet on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Adequet on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Adequet on the Heart?

Adequet may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Adequet with Other Drugs

Adequet should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Adequet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Adequet unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Heart Disease
  2. Hypothyroidism
  3. Tardive Dyskinesia
  4. Parkinson's Disease
  5. Diabetes
  6. Breast Cancer
  7. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Adequet

Is this Adequet habit forming or addictive?

Yes, you can get addicted to Adequet. It is essential that you take [medicine] only after doctor's recommendation.

Yes

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Adequet, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Adequet can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Adequet only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Adequet works for mental disorders.

Yes

Adequet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Adequet

Taking Adequet with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Adequet

Consuming Adequet with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Seroquel® (quetiapine fumarate)
  2. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1071-1073
  3. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 442
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