Oxycontin vs Seroquel

Oxycontin
(Rx)
Seroquel
(Rx)
Oxycontin is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Seroquel is a psychosis medication and a bipolar medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
1.8
Concern level
1.4
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.9
Concern level
2.2
Approval Date
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April 5, 2010
September 26, 1997
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
406,791 Discussions
218,035 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Depression
#4 for Chronic Pain
#5 for Pain Relief
#7 for Back Pain
#8 for Headaches
Oxycontin is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Withdrawal Symptoms, although this is not an approved use.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#4 for Psychosis
#5 for Sedation
#7 for Mania
#8 for Restlessness
#10 for Sleep Disorders
#11 for Schizophrenia
#12 for Paranoia
#13 for OCD
#14 for Panic Attacks
#15 for PTSD
#16 for Panic
Seroquel 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, Sedation, Withdrawal Symptoms and Restlessness, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Oxy
Nausea
2
Euphoria
2
Dizziness
1
Paranoia
1
Bloating
1
Dry Mouth
1
Rash
1
Stomach Problems
1
Tingling
1
Hallucinations
1
Ser
Weight Gain
10
Tiredness
5
Weight Loss
2
Diabetes
2
Headaches
1
Hangover
1
Seizures
1
Nightmares
1
RLS
1
Exhaustion
1
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Nausea
Oxy
Ser
2
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Euphoria
Oxy
Ser
2
0
Dizziness
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Paranoia
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Bloating
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Dry Mouth
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Rash
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Stomach Problems
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Tingling
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Hallucinations
Oxy
Ser
1
0
Weight Gain
Ser
Oxy
10
0
Tiredness
Ser
Oxy
5
0
Weight Loss
Ser
Oxy
2
0
Diabetes
Ser
Oxy
2
0
Headaches
Ser
Oxy
1
0
Hangover
Ser
Oxy
1
0
Seizures
Ser
Oxy
1
0
Nightmares
Ser
Oxy
1
0
RLS
Ser
Oxy
1
0
Exhaustion
Ser
Oxy
1
0
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 Oxycontin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Seroquel 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 Oxycontin and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Seroquel and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 160 mg
Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg, 400 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Oxycodone Hcl , Triclosan , Benzoyl Peroxide
Quetiapine Fumarate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Oxycontin and Seroquel: 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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