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358304 tn?1409713092

Does Seroquel work?

I was on and off Remeron for the past 2 years, helped, but then pooped out and no longer works.

I saw a psychiatrist today who prescribed me 50mg seroquel XR. It's not supposed to be as potent as straight/regular Seroquel.

Anyone with anxiety benefit? Thanks!
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358304 tn?1409713092
im hoping the seroquel xr will help me sleep, b/c remeron no longer makes me sleepy nor helps with anxiety or appetite.

My anxiety is very bad right now and I need sleep. SOOO sleep deprived.

Hopefully this seroquel xr 50mg will help with insomnia, anxiety and appetite soon. :)
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It really helps some people with their anxiety and depression. I've heard some people say it makes them tired, others say it's stimulating and others have no side effects.
I really hope it helps you and you're able to get some much needed sleep and anxiety relief.
358304 tn?1409713092
I WILL NEVER TAKE THIS DEVIL DRUG AGAIN!
480448 tn?1426952138
What?  The Seroquel?

What happened?
358304 tn?1409713092
It did not even make me tired. I still had the cortisol rushes, but then once i tried to fall asleep, the serequel put me into some sort of sleep paralysis/hallucination. It was the scariest thing EVER. NEVER TOUCHING THAT STUFF AGAIN!!
480448 tn?1426952138
Sorry to hear that, what did the doc say?  What's plan B?
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