Starkid 18mg Sachet

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Starkid 18mg Sachet

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Starkid Sachet

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Uses of Starkid Sachet

Starkid 18mg Sachet is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
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Side effects of Starkid Sachet

Common

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Decreased appetite, Abdominal pain, Increased heart rate, Increased blood pressure.

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How to use Starkid Sachet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Empty the granules in a glass of water/milk, stir it and consume immediately. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Starkid 18mg Sachet at a fixed time.

How Starkid Sachet works

Starkid 18mg sachet 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 Starkid Sachet

Expert advice for Starkid Sachet

  • 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Starkid 18mg Sachet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Starkid 18mg Sachet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Starkid 18mg Sachet 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Starkid 18mg Sachet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Starkid 18mg Sachet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Starkid 18mg Sachet is safe to use in patients with kidney d
isease. No dose adjustment of Starkid 18mg Sachet is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Starkid 18mg Sachet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Starkid 18mg Sachet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Asthalin 2.5mg Respules, Tryptomer 25mg Tablet, Levolin 0.63mg Respules

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Starkid 18mg Sachet

Frequently asked questions for Atomoxetine

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

No substitutes found for this medicine
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