Strattera is utilized for treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Strattera can be a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI). Exactly how Strattera works to treat ADHD isn't known. Strattera increases certain chemicals (eg, norepinephrine) inside brain. This may affect attention span and behavior.
Use Strattera as directed because of your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any queries you may have about how precisely to use 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 far from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Strattera out of the reach of children and far from pets.
Active Ingredient: Atomoxetine HCl.
All medicines could cause unwanted side effects, but a majority of folks have no, or minor, unwanted side effects.
Check with your doctor if these most common side 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; trouble sleeping; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if all of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness within the chest; swelling from 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; menstrual cycle 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 trouble sleeping; stomach pain or tenderness; suicidal thoughts or attempts; trouble urinating; unusual vision or speech changes; unusually cold or blue fingers or toes; yellowing with the skin or eyes.
This is just not a whole set of all negative effects that could occur. If you've got questions regarding negative effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Strattera if:
Contact your physician or physician straight away if some of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may connect to Strattera. Tell your physician or pharmacist in case you have any health concerns, especially if any from the following connect with you:
Some medicines may talk with Strattera. Tell your medical provider if you are taking another medicines, especially any from the following:
This will not be an entire report on all interactions that will occur. Ask your medical provider if Strattera may connect to other medicines which you take. Check with your medical provider before starting, stop, or customize the dose from a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days