Strattera Drug

Important Information about Strattera

  • Strattera generic name is atomoxetine
  • Strattera is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • It must be stored at room temperature and keep away from moisture and heat
  • Do not use this drug if you using MAO inhibitors
  • Inform your doctor in advance if you have any congenital heart defect, coronary artery disease, blood pressure, any one died in your family with a sudden heart attack

Side Effects of Strattera are:

  • Chest pain, shortness of breath, fast or uneven heartbeats
  • Feeling light-headed or fainting
  • Unusual thoughts or behavior, aggression, hallucinations
  • Nausea, stomach pain, low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice
  • Increased blood pressure
  • Urinating less than usual or not at all

Less serious side effects of Strattera may include:

  • Feeling irritable
  • Feeling dizzy or drowsy
  • Constipation
  • Cough dry mouth
  • Skin rash or itching
  • Sleep problems
  • Increased menstrual cramps
  • Impotence, loss of interest in sex, or trouble having an orgasm