Abilify vs Seroquel XR

Abilify
(Rx)
Seroquel XR
(Rx)
Abilify is a psychosis medication and a bipolar medication.
Seroquel XR is a psychosis medication and a bipolar medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.5
Concern level
2.1
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.6
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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November 15, 2002
May 17, 2007
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
129,437 Discussions
9,141 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#3 for Psychosis
#4 for Restlessness
#5 for Mania
#6 for Schizophrenia
#7 for OCD
#8 for Paranoia
Abilify is prescribed for Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Psychosis and Restlessness and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#4 for Sedation
#5 for Psychosis
#6 for Mania
#7 for Restlessness
#9 for Schizophrenia
#10 for OCD
#11 for Paranoia
#12 for Panic Attacks
#13 for Sleep Disorders
#15 for GAD
#16 for Hallucinations
#17 for Racing Thoughts
#18 for Panic
Seroquel XR is prescribed for Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Psychosis and Mania and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for Anxiety and Sedation, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Abi
Weight Gain
10
Tiredness
4
Weight Loss
2
Diabetes
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Headaches
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
Seizures
1
Numbness
1
Exhaustion
1
Ser
Weight Gain
8
Tiredness
5
Weight Loss
2
Hangover
1
Headaches
1
Diabetes
1
Addiction
1
Exhaustion
1
Numbness
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
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Weight Gain
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10
8
Tiredness
Abi
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4
5
Weight Loss
Abi
Ser
2
2
Diabetes
Abi
Ser
1
1
Suicidal behavior
Abi
Ser
1
0
Headaches
Abi
Ser
1
1
Suicidal Thoughts
Abi
Ser
1
1
Seizures
Abi
Ser
1
0
Numbness
Abi
Ser
1
1
Exhaustion
Abi
Ser
1
1
Weight Gain
Ser
Abi
8
10
Tiredness
Ser
Abi
5
4
Weight Loss
Ser
Abi
2
2
Hangover
Ser
Abi
1
0
Headaches
Ser
Abi
1
1
Diabetes
Ser
Abi
1
1
Addiction
Ser
Abi
1
0
Exhaustion
Ser
Abi
1
1
Numbness
Ser
Abi
1
1
Suicidal Thoughts
Ser
Abi
1
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Abilify during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Seroquel XR during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Abilify and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Seroquel XR and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 2 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg
Solution: 9.75 mg/1.3 mL, 1 mg/mL
Tablet: 50 mg(3)-200 mg (1)-300 mg(11), 50 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg, 400 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Aripiprazole
Quetiapine Fumarate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Abilify and Seroquel XR: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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