Medicine Overview of Attera Tablet
Uses of Attera Tablet
Attera 18mg Tablet is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Side effects of Attera Tablet
Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Decreased appetite, Abdominal pain, Increased heart rate, Increased blood pressure.
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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Attera 18mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Attera Tablet works
Attera 18mg 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.
Special precautions for Attera 18mg Tablet
Attera 18mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Attera 18mg Tablet 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.
Attera 18mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation+more
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Attera 18mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o+more
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Attera 18mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney di+more
sease. No dose adjustment of Attera 18mg Tablet is recommended....
Attera 18mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Attera 18mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Salbair Neb 1.25mg Transpules, Doth 25mg Tablet, Levolin 1.25mg Respules 2.5 ml, Levolin 0.31mg Respules 2.5ml
Frequently asked questions for Attera 18mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for 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 weight loss
Attera can cause sleepiness, and palpitation.