Navigation Links
FDA Advisory Committee Documents for SEROQUEL XR Available on AstraZeneca Web Site
Date:4/3/2009

OQUEL XR is not approved for the treatment of patients with dementia-related psychosis. (See Boxed Warning.)

Antidepressants increased the risk of suicidal thinking and behavior in children, adolescents, and young adults in short-term studies of major depressive disorder and other psychiatric disorders. Patients of all ages started on therapy should be observed closely for clinical worsening, suicidality, or unusual changes in behavior. Families and caregivers should be advised of the need for close observation and communication with the prescriber. SEROQUEL XR is not approved for use in patients under the age of 18 years. (See Boxed Warning.)

Hyperglycemia, in some cases extreme and associated with ketoacidosis, hyperosmolar coma, or death, has been reported in patients treated with atypical antipsychotics, including quetiapine. The relationship of atypical use and glucose abnormalities is complicated by the possibility of increased risk of diabetes in the schizophrenic population and the increasing incidence of diabetes in the general population. However, epidemiological studies suggest an increased risk of treatment-emergent, hyperglycemia-related adverse reactions in patients treated with atypical antipsychotics. Patients starting treatment with atypical antipsychotics who have or are at risk for diabetes should undergo fasting blood glucose testing at the beginning of and periodically during treatment. Patients who develop symptoms of hyperglycemia should also undergo fasting blood glucose testing.

In long-term clinical trials of quetiapine, hyperglycemia (fasting glucose Greater Than or Equal To 126 mg/dL) was observed in 10.7% of patients receiving quetiapine (mean exposure 213 days) vs. 4.6% in patients receiving placebo (mean exposure 152 days).

Clinically significant increases in cholesterol (7%-16% for quetiapine vs. 3%-9% for placebo) and triglycerides (8%-23% for quet
'/>"/>

SOURCE AstraZeneca
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Genaera Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board for Obesity Drug Candidate Trodusquemine (MSI-1436)
2. China Holdings Appoints Ronald Shon Chairman of Advisory Board to Its Wholly-Owned Subsidiary China Power, Inc.
3. CryoCor Invited to Participate in FDA Advisory Panel Meeting on Atrial Fibrillation
4. Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel
5. Broker a Suite of Research & Advisory Services to Enhance Human Resources
6. Lynn Clark Callister, National Leader in Maternal-Child Health Nursing, Joins March of Dimes Advisory Council
7. MaxLife Fund Corp. appoints Daniel E. Kahan, to its Advisory Board
8. Delta Dental Plans Association Forms National Scientific Advisory Committee
9. Alter+Care Creates the Advisory Board
10. Patient Safety Authority Releases Advisory Focusing on Common Causes of Medication Errors
11. Susan G. Komen for the Cure Appoints Dr. Amelie G. Ramirez to Scientific Advisory Board
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Deer Path of Huntley ... a Valentine’s Day Happy Hour from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. ... Regency Parkway in Huntley, Illinois, serves adults with physical disabilities between ... will include Valentine's Day treats, games and sweetheart-themed karaoke. , For ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... The City of West Hollywood hosted a news conference ... 42nd anniversary of the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, which ... since the Roe vs. Wade decision and the fight to protect ... said City of West Hollywood Councilmember Abbe Land. “We need to ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 23, 2015 VogueQueen is a seasoned and ... and many designers are thrilled to have it lead the ... its new collection of prom dresses for the global market. ... the strategic vision and he focuses on continuing the goal ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 23, 2015 AngelWeddingDress, the ... of 2015 maternity wedding dresses. View website ... are looking for maternity wedding dresses online for a ... gowns with high quality for them. Its maternity wedding ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... New York (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... after Fresenius Medical Care recalled its GranuFlo and NaturaLyte ... multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, District of ... dated January 20th, the Court has remanded a case ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Deer Path of Huntley Affordable Assisted Living to Host Valentine's Day Happy Hour 2Health News:VogueQueen Unveils New Designs of Prom Dresses for 2015 2Health News:AngelWeddingDress Has Recently Released Its Collection Of 2015 Maternity Wedding Dresses 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4
... provides important insights on the use of ... practice -, AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Dec. 14 ... prognosis test was,successfully implemented in the diagnostic process ... Netherlands. MammaPrint(R) assigned,up to one- third of the ...
... UC Riversides Douglas Ethell , an assistant ... die in disorders such as Alzheimers and Parkinsons, has ... Institute for Regenerative Medicine ( CIRM ), Californias stem ... Faculty Award by CIRM, will fund Ethells research on ...
... to traffic pollution may increase respiratory problems and reduce ... who studied the effects of road and traffic density ... border town of Ciudad Juarez in Mexico. , Our ... either at home or at school, can lead to ...
... Dec. 13 The Ensign,Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... group of,skilled nursing, rehabilitative care services and assisted ... of two skilled,nursing facilities in California and one ... price of approximately $12.8 million., (Logo: ...
... practices can put as much strain on a womans ... year, an extensive study of the British workforce funded ... , The research finds that while British employers have ... competitive market pressures, they have devised ways of extracting ...
... Inc. (Nasdaq: ADLS ), a biopharmaceutical company ... drugs in the,therapeutic areas of infection, cancer and ... of approximately 10.2 million,shares of common stock together ... common stock to a group of new and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study Shows MammaPrint(R) Breast Cancer Test Provides Benefits to Patients from Personalized Treatment Regimen 2Health News:Study Shows MammaPrint(R) Breast Cancer Test Provides Benefits to Patients from Personalized Treatment Regimen 3Health News:UCR researcher awarded $2.1M stem cell grant to study Alzheimer's disease 2Health News:UCR researcher awarded $2.1M stem cell grant to study Alzheimer's disease 3Health News:Heavy traffic makes breathing a burden in children 2Health News:The Ensign Group, Inc. Acquires Assets of Three Previously Leased Facilities 2Health News:Workplace opportunities and stresses are both increasing 2Health News:Workplace opportunities and stresses are both increasing 3Health News:Workplace opportunities and stresses are both increasing 4Health News:Advanced Life Sciences Completes Private Placement for $20 Million 2Health News:Advanced Life Sciences Completes Private Placement for $20 Million 3
(Date:1/23/2015)... More than a third of reproductive-aged women enrolled in Medicaid, ... filled a prescription for an opioid pain medication each year ... and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). Opioids are ... severe pain.  They are also found in some prescription cough ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... YORK , Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- Harwood Feffer LLP ... board of directors of Advaxis, Inc. ("Advaxis" or the ... board has breached its fiduciary duties to shareholders. ... on an investing website reporting that Advaxis had misrepresented ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... GAINESVILLE, Fla. , Jan. 23, 2015  HyGreen, Inc., ... distribution agreement and partnership with RCA Medical, a subsidiary ... Africa . Each year, hundreds of ... health care-associated infections as organisms are transmitted from patient ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 2Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 3Harwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Advaxis, Inc. 2HyGreen Partners with RCA Medical in Johannesburg, South Africa 2
... SAN DIEGO , Feb. 5 Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: ... filed by Lightlab Imaging, Inc. on January 7, 2009 ... reached a verdict against Volcano and its wholly owned subsidiary, ... had an agreement to supply tunable lasers to Lightlab for use ...
... Feb. 4 PSKW & Associates LLC ... Card, has purchased Triax Media LLC of Irvine, California . ... subsidiary, Centricity Group LLC of Mendham, New Jersey . , ... physician and patient communications. The purchase of Triax Media complements those ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Volcano Corporation Announces Litigation Status 2Volcano Corporation Announces Litigation Status 3PSKW & Associates LLC Acquires Triax Media, Licenses Triax to Subsidiary, Centricity Group 2
... frames ensure cleanroom compatibility ... and chemical resistance. These ... user-friendly pnuematic controls for ... footring standard. Five leg ...
... The ideal modular cleanroom for biological ... that require cleanliness (to Class 10/ISO ... precision-joined to create ultra-smooth surfaces that ... disinfect. One-inch radius corners simplify cleaning. ...
Inquire...
Inquire...
Medicine Products: