Active ingredients: quetiapine
What it is used for
Quetiapine Sandoz is indicated for:,Bipolar disorder Adults Maintenance treatment of bipolar I disorder, as monotherapy or in combination with lithium or sodium valproate, for the prevention of relapse/recurrence of manic, depressive or mixed episodes Treatment of depressive episodes associated with bipolar disorder (see Dose and method of administration) Treatment of acute mania associated with bipolar I disorder as monotherapy or in combination with lithium or sodium valproate,Children/adolescents aged 10 to 17 years Monotherapy treatment of acute mania associated with bipolar I disorder,Schizophrenia (adults and adolescents aged 13 to 17 years) Treatment of schizophrenia
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Store in a Dry Place
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
QUETIAPINE SANDOZ 200mg is presented as a white coloured, round, scored on one side, film-coated tablet
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on November 1, 2020. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
This medicine contains the active ingredients:
If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient quetiapine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems