4.1 Therapeutic indications
Biquelle XL is indicated for:• treatment of Schizophrenia.
• treatment of bipolar disorder:
- For the treatment of moderate to severe manic episodes in bipolar disorder
- For the treatment of major depressive episodes associated with bipolar disorder
- For the prevention of recurrence of manic or depressed episodes in patients with bipolar disorder who previously responded to quetiapine treatment.
• add-on treatment of major depressive episodes in patients with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) who have had sub-optimal response to antidepressant monotherapy (see Section 5.1). Prior to initiating treatment, clinicians should consider the safety profile of quetiapine (see Section 4.4).
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