Strattera can be used for treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Strattera is really a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI). Exactly how Strattera activly works to treat ADHD isn't known. Strattera increases certain chemicals (eg, norepinephrine) in the brain. This may affect attention span and behavior.
Use Strattera as directed because of your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any queries maybe you have about how to make use of Strattera.
Store Strattera at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store faraway from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Strattera out of your reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Atomoxetine HCl.
All medicines could cause unwanted side effects, but many people have no, or minor, negative effects.
Check along with your doctor if these most common negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; coughing; decreased appetite; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; fatigue; flushing; headache; increased sweating; mild stomach pain or upset; nausea; tiredness; sleep disorders; vomiting.
Seek medical assistance right away if some of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness inside chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); chest pain; dark urine; decreased sexual ability (eg, impotence, ejaculation problems); fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or sore throat; hallucinations; period changes; mental or mood changes (eg, agitation, anxiety, depression, irritability, persistent crying, unusual sadness); new or worsening behavior changes (eg, aggression, hostility, restlessness); numbness or tingling; one-sided weakness; pale stools; persistent fatigue or tiredness; prolonged or painful erection; seizure; severe or persistent headache or dizziness; severe or persistent sleep problems; stomach pain or tenderness; suicidal thoughts or attempts; trouble urinating; unusual vision or speech changes; unusually cold or blue fingers or toes; yellowing from the skin or eyes.
This isn't a complete report on all unwanted side effects that could occur. If you've questions about negative effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Strattera if:
Contact your medical professional or physician immediately if these apply to you.
Some health concerns may connect to Strattera. Tell your doctor or pharmacist for those who have any health concerns, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some medicines may interact with Strattera. Tell your doctor if you consider any other medicines, especially any in the following:
This may not be an entire report on all interactions that will occur. Ask your health care provider if Strattera may connect to other medicines which you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose associated with a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.