Use atomoxetine as ordered by your doctor.
If any of these medicines are used in combination with atomoxetine, your doctor may need to adjust the dose of atomoxetine.
How should this medicine be used. The dose of atomoxetine is calculated on the basis of body weight with a recommended target dose of 1. Whereas a reduction in symptoms is measurable within one week of assignment to atomoxetine, near maximal efficacy is approached by approximately four weeks.
Strattera has been shown to increase suicidal thoughts and actions among some children and teens. Difficulty urinating Unusually fast or irregular heartbeat Fainting Numbness or tingling. Atomoxetine did not differ significantly from or was noninferior to immediate-release methylphenidate in children and adolescents with ADHD with regard to efficacy, and was significantly more effective than standard current therapy any combination of medicines excluding atomoxetine and or behavioral counseling, or no treatment.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
An increased risk of bleeding may occur when NSAIDs, such as fenoprofen, are used with agents that cause clinically significant thrombocytopenia.
Severe toxicity occurs when the total blood concentration exceeds 30.
In some people this medicine can cause the skin to become more sensitive to sunlight and UV light.
Although much has been learned regarding this toxicity much still remains unknown.
Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. STRATTERA compared to those treated with placebo. Also tell your doctor if you have or have ever had seizures, or liver disease. The daily dose of atomoxetine is based on body weight and is taken once daily or twice daily.
If such symptoms occur, consideration should be given to a possible causal role of atomoxetine, and discontinuation of treatment should be considered.