my mother is 90 years old , has Alzheimer's -and is taking 25 mg 3x a day-then on alternate days 2x a day. She is jerking alot today and I am worried. Can it be dangerous or serious?
YES, this can be a very dangerous sign of a side-effect from Seroquel - it includes twitching, and tics, and jerking sensations. I'd take her to a doctor IMMEDIATELY, as she might be experiencing Tardive Dyskinesia, a very serious condition that is also a side-effect of Seroquel and all Anti-Psychotic medications.
- Seroquel Information for Consumers
- Seroquel Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Seroquel (detailed)
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