Safety of Low Doses of Quetiapine When Used for Insomnia

  title={Safety of Low Doses of Quetiapine When Used for Insomnia},
  author={Holly V Coe and I. S. Hong},
  journal={Annals of Pharmacotherapy},
  pages={718 - 722}
  • Holly V Coe, I. S. Hong
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Pharmacotherapy
  • Objective: To evaluate the safety of low doses of quetiapine when used for insomnia. Data Sources: A literature search was performed using PubMed and EMBASE (January 1990-November 2011) using the terms quetiapine, insomnia, sleep, low-dose, subtherapeutic, safety, and weight gain. Study Selection And Data Extraction:: Two prospective trials were identified that evaluated the effect of quetiapine in primary insomnia. In addition, 2 retrospective cohort studies were identified that evaluated the… CONTINUE READING
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