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)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I have been told that taking generic will not be as effictive.But the cost is so much lower and I have limited funds.I also take a generic form of ...
1 answer • 23 Feb 2010
1 answer • 17 Feb 2012
weakness. I feel like my head is full of water - ears plugged. I have not felt well since being on this generic medication. My prescription was ...
2 answers • 4 Apr 2012
Been on seroquel 25mg twice a day for ten years. Now, I was given a generic.Has anyone had negative?
... side effects from generic? Is it safe to switch to the generic.
4 answers • 12 May 2012
blurred vision? Whether such generic form is approved by FDA? Before changing over,it is not clear to me what ingredient is causing such adverse ...
1 answer • 2 Jun 2013