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.
Attera is sometimes used to treat depression however it is not an approved antidepressant
Q. Why does Attera lack abuse potential?
Attera has very less affinity to dopamine, GABAA, and opioid µ receptor therefore lacks abuse potential
Q. Is Attera a stimulant or addictive?
Attera is not a stimulant or addictive
Q. Does Attera give you energy or get you high?
Attera does not give you energy or make you high
Q. Is Attera and amphetamine same?
Attera. amphetamine, and Adderall (amphetamine and dextroamphetamine) belong todifferentclass of medicines
Q. Is Attera like Adderall?
It is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder with different doses and side effects
Q. Is Attera safe?
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
Q. Does Attera cause weight loss or palpitations?
Attera can cause weight loss
Q. Does Attera help you sleep?
Attera can cause sleepiness, and palpitation.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Sep 2017. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.