Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Atokem 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Consult your doctor if you have any of the following medical conditions: heart problems, liver problems, stroke, psychotic problems (hallucinations, mania [unusual behavior due to feeling elated or over-excited], agitation), aggressive feelings, unfriendly or angry feelings, fits, mood swings, suicidal thoughts, experience repeated twitching of body parts.
Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Seek medical advice if you have dark urine, yellow skin or yellow eyes, stomach pain and soreness on right side below the ribs, unexplained nausea, tiredness, itching, feeling of coming down with flu.
Do not operate or drive machinery as atomoxetine can make you tired, sleepy or dizzy.
Atokem 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Atokem 25 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Atokem 25 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Atokem 25 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Atokem 25 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Atokem 25 mg Tablet is recommended.
Atokem 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Atokem 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Atokem is sometimes used to treat depression however it is not an approved antidepressant
Q. Why does Atokem lack abuse potential?
Atokem has very less affinity to dopamine, GABAA, and opioid µ receptor therefore lacks abuse potential
Q. Is Atokem a stimulant or addictive?
Atokem is not a stimulant or addictive
Q. Does Atokem give you energy or get you high?
Atokem does not give you energy or make you high
Q. Is Atokem and amphetamine same?
Atokem. amphetamine, and Adderall (amphetamine and dextroamphetamine) belong todifferentclass of medicines
Q. Is Atokem like Adderall?
It is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder with different doses and side effects
Q. Is Atokem safe?
Atokem is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take Strattera with Wellbutrin, Vyvanse, Cymbalta, ibuprofen, Benadryl, melatonin, Concerta, Lexapro, Claritin?
Atomoxetine (Strattera) when taken with bupropion (Wellbutrin), duloxetine (Cymbalta), lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse), ibuprofen, Benadryl, ecitalopram (Lexapro) can lead to increased side effects caused by either medicine. Atomoxetine can be taken with melatonin, Concerta (methylphenidate) and loratadine (Claritin). Do consult your doctor before use