Medication Brand Conversion - Quetiapine
Post date: Mar 01, 2018 3:36:54 AM
6th February 2018 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 38/2017):
Formulary Category: Special Formulary
Name of Medication: Quetiapine Immediate Release 100 mg & 200 mg
UMMC's Pharmacy Department had received new stocks of Apo-Quetiapine 100 mg and 200 mg. This will be fully replacing the previous brand for Quetiapine, Seroquel XR.
Below are the suggested dose conversions when considering switching from Quetiapine Extended Release (XR) to the Immediate Release (IR) formulation: