Strattera can be used for treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Strattera is a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI). Exactly how Strattera functions treat ADHD isn't known. Strattera increases certain chemicals (eg, norepinephrine) inside the brain. This may affect attention span and behavior.
Use Strattera as directed from your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any queries maybe you have regarding how to utilize 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 lightweight. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Strattera out of your reach of children and from pets.
Active Ingredient: Atomoxetine HCl.
All medicines may cause negative effects, but some folks have no, or minor, negative effects.
Check along with your doctor if these most frequent 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 immediately if any of these severe negative effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness in 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; 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 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 from the skin or eyes.
This just isn't a total listing of all unwanted side effects that may occur. If you might have questions on unwanted side effects, contact your health care provider.
Do NOT use Strattera if:
Contact your medical professional or health care provider immediately if any of these affect you.
Some medical ailments may connect to Strattera. Tell a medical expert or pharmacist when you have any health conditions, in particular when any from the following connect with you:
Some medicines may communicate with Strattera. Tell your medical provider if you are taking every other medicines, especially any in the following:
This might not be a total list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Strattera may talk with other medicines that you just take. Check with your health care provider prior to starting, stop, or affect the dose of the medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.