Has the patten come off the med, 'seroquel as it is very expensive???
25 Dec 2010
A patent currently prohibits any generic Seroquel from being manufactured until 2012 at the earliest. Lawsuits or patents for specific uses for the drug could extend this date. While some companies may claim to sell a generic Seroquel, these drugs could be fake, substandard, and potentially dangerous. You should not buy any so-called generic versions until an approved one is available.
The drug is manufactured by AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.
They do have Patient prescription assistance programs, please click on the link below , it will take you to the page where all the relevant information is available:
- Seroquel Information for Consumers
- Seroquel Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Seroquel (detailed)
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