Generic Seroquel XR Availability
See also: Generic Seroquel
SEROQUEL XR (quetiapine fumarate - tablet, extended release;oral)
Approval date: May 17, 2007
Strength(s): EQ 50MG BASE, EQ 200MG BASE [RLD], EQ 300MG BASE, EQ 400MG BASE
Approval date: August 11, 2008
Strength(s): EQ 150MG BASE
Has a generic version of Seroquel XR been approved?
No. There is currently no therapeutically equivalent version of Seroquel XR available in the United States.
Note: Fraudulent online pharmacies may attempt to sell an illegal generic version of Seroquel XR. These medications may be counterfeit and potentially unsafe. If you purchase medications online, be sure you are buying from a reputable and valid online pharmacy. Ask your health care provider for advice if you are unsure about the online purchase of any medication.
See also: About generic drugs.
Patents are granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office at any time during a drug's development and may include a wide range of claims.
Pharmaceutical compositions using thiazepine
Issued: September 7, 1999
Inventor(s): Parikh; Bhavnish Vinod & Timko; Robert Joseph & Addicks; William Joseph
Assignee(s): Zeneca Limited
The invention relates to sustained release formulations comprising 11-›4-›2-(2-hydroxyethoxy)ethyl!-1-piperazinyl!dibenzo›b,f! ›1,4!thiazepine or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, to methods of treating psychotic states and hyperactivity utilizing the sustained release formulations and to a process for preparing the sustained release formulations.Patent expiration dates:
- May 28, 2017✓✓
- May 28, 2017✓✓
- May 28, 2017✓✓
- November 28, 2017✓
- May 28, 2017
- Seroquel XR sustained-release tablets Consumer Information (Wolters Kluwer)
- Seroquel XR Consumer Information (Cerner Multum)
- Seroquel XR Advanced Consumer Information (Micromedex)
- Quetiapine Consumer Information (Wolters Kluwer)
- Quetiapine sustained-release tablets Consumer Information (Wolters Kluwer)
- Quetiapine Consumer Information (Cerner Multum)
- Quetiapine Advanced Consumer Information (Micromedex)
- Quetiapine Fumarate AHFS DI Monographs (ASHP)
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