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Attera 18 mg Tablet

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Composition for Attera 18 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Attera 18 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Attera Tablet

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Uses of Attera Tablet

Attera 18 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
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Attera Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Attera are Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Decreased appetite, Abdominal pain, Increased heart rate, Increased blood pressure.

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How to use Attera Tablet

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. Attera 18 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Attera Tablet works

Attera 18 mg Tablet 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 Attera Tablet

Expert advice for Attera Tablet

  • 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.
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Attera Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Attera Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Attera 18 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Attera 18 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Attera 18 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Attera 18 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Attera 18 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Attera 18 mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Attera 18 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Attera 18 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Attera Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Atomoxetine

Attera is not a controlled drug
Attera is sometimes used to treat depression however it is not an approved antidepressant
Attera has very less affinity to dopamine, GABAA, and opioid µ receptor therefore lacks abuse potential
Attera is not a stimulant or addictive
Attera does not give you energy or make you high
Attera. 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
Attera 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
Attera can cause sleepiness, and palpitation.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Attera with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Attera with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Attera with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Salbutamol / Albuterol: Asthalin SA, Gracof Plus, Salbetol, Ventirex Pead, Asthavent, Brethmol, Durasal, Astinol, Vanteez, Usal, Broncocet, Salmaplon
Attera with Oxymetazoline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxymetazoline: Xynolube
Attera with Fluvoxamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluvoxamine: Voxinix, Uvox, Voxidep, Voxazen, Voxamin, Psyvoxin, Fluxam, Sorest, Fluvoxin, Fluvo, Frext, Fluvator, Fluvoxine, Ocivox
Medicines with composition Levosalbutamol / Levalbuterol: Aerozest
Attera with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Attera with Methylphenidate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Methylphenidate: Addwize, Meth OD, Inspiral
Attera with Xylometazoline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Xylometazoline: Nozy Nose, Xylovin, Nasopil, Orinase, Naso Wikoryl, Clearnoz, Openair X, Rhinoset S
Attera with Milnacipran
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Milnacipran: Milpran, Milborn
Attera with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin, Citara, Lopram
SERIOUS
Attera with Venlafaxine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Venlafaxine: Venlift, Ventee, Venpad, Venlor, Venla, Flavix, Venjoy, Nutraport, Venlaway, Sentosa, Ventin, Veniz, Velax, Velaf
Attera with Nortriptyline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nortriptyline: Sensaril, Nortin, Sensival, Depival, Daventyl, Nortimer
Attera with Clomipramine
SERIOUS
Attera with Amoxapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Amoxapine: Depilox, Oxamine, Kamipox, Amolife, Depsac, Amolox
Attera with Phenylephrine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenylephrine: Drosyn, Phenpres, Synep, Lefrin
Attera with Mirtazapine
SERIOUS
Attera with Bambuterol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bambuterol: Asthafree, Bambudil
Attera with Terbutaline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbutaline: Astharid T, Bricanyl
Attera with Doxepin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Doxepin: Winorol, Doxyril, Sidopin, Doxin, Psychopin, Doxepin
Attera with Naphazoline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Naphazoline: Zincula, Mezol, Decomic Plus, Ocucel
Attera with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Attera with Orciprenaline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Orciprenaline: Orcibest, Alupent
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxymetazoline (topical): Rhinojet
Attera with Tianeptine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tianeptine: Tynept
Attera with Terbinafine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Tzorg, Tinazen, Terfast, Fluty TF, Terbit, Tinafine, Phyte, Terbofin, Tebisure, Erbinox, Tergosil

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