Medicine Overview of Attentrol Capsule
Uses of Attentrol Capsule
Attentrol 18mg Capsule is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Side effects of Attentrol Capsule
Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Decreased appetite, Abdominal pain, Increased heart rate, Increased blood pressure.
How to use Attentrol Capsule
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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Attentrol 18mg Capsule at a fixed time.
How Attentrol Capsule works
Attentrol 18mg capsule modulates the activity of certain chemical messengers in the brain, which increases attention and decreases restlessness. It is a non-stimulant medicine.
In Depth Information on Attentrol Capsule
Expert advice for Attentrol Capsule
- 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.
Special precautions for Attentrol 18mg Capsule
Attentrol 18mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Attentrol 18mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Attentrol 18mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lacta+more
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Attentrol 18mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire+more
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Attentrol 18mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidne+more
y disease. No dose adjustment of Attentrol 18mg Capsule is recommended....
Attentrol 18mg Capsule should be used with caution in patien+more
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Attentrol 18mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Salbair Neb 1.25mg Transpules, Levolin 1.25mg Respules 2.5 ml, Levolin 0.31mg Respules 2.5ml, Salbair Neb 0.63mg Transpules
Frequently asked questions for Attentrol 18mg Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Atomoxetine
Attentrol is not a controlled drug
Attentrol is sometimes used to treat depression however it is not an approved antidepressant
Attentrol has very less affinity to dopamine, GABAA, and opioid µ receptor therefore lacks abuse potential
Attentrol is not a stimulant or addictive
Attentrol does not give you energy or make you high
Attentrol. amphetamine, and Adderall (amphetamine and dextroamphetamine) belong todifferentclass of medicines
It is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder with different doses and side effects
Attentrol 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
Attentrol can cause weight loss
Attentrol can cause sleepiness, and palpitation.
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