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Straterra (Atomoxetine)

Children and teenagers with ADHD who take atomoxetine are more likely to think about killing themselves than children and teenagers with ADHD who do not take atomoxetine.

Watch your childs behavior very carefully if he/she is taking atomoxetine especially any time his or her dose is increased or decreased.

Call your child`s doctor right away if any changes in your child`s behaviour seem sudden or unusual.

Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions. Talk to your doctor about the risks of giving atomoxetine to your child.

How to use Medicine:

The last dose of straterra should be taken before 6pm. Consult your doctor for more information.

Take exactly as prescribed by your health care professional.

Contact your paediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children.

Medicine Precaution:

If you conceive whilst on a course with this medication inform your doctor immediately.

If you need to undergo any kind of surgery, inform your doctor you are taking this medicine.

Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breast feeding or planning to conceive.

Avoid alcohol and alcohol containing beverages whilst on a course with this medication.

Do not treat yourself with OTC medication whilst on a course with this medication, without consulting with your health care professional.
Store at room temperature between 15-30 degrees C (59-86 degrees F) away from heat and moisture.

Medicine Uses:

Straterra is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Overdose:

In case of overdose, call your local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. If the victim has collapsed or is not breathing, call local emergency services at 911.
Inform your doctor if you have or have ever had :

liver disease
mania/bipolar disorder
other cardiac disease
prostate enlargement
recent weight loss
seizures
stroke
suicidal thoughts
trouble urinating
dehydration
glaucoma
high/low blood pressure
irregular heartbeat

Buy Medicine Online:

Before you buy Straterra from your local drugstore or Online Pharmacy keep this in mind: Your child`s doctor may also want to speak with you or your child by telephone from time to time. Keep all appointments for office visits or telephone conversations with his or her doctor.

Medicine Side effects:

If you notice any of the symptoms listed below or any other symptoms which seem severe/persistent contact your doctor immediately.

other new and unusual behaviour changes
mood changes(agitation/irritability/excessive crying)
chest pain
irregular heart rhythm
dark-coloured urine
difficulty breathing
difficulty urinating
extreme tiredness / fatigue / body aches / muscle aches / chills
increased blood pressure
skin rash
hives/itching
stomach pain/tenderness
suicidal thoughts
vomiting
weight loss
yellowing of the skin or in the whites of your eyes
Inform your doctor if you are allergic to the formulation of this medication or any other medication in any other form.

weight loss medications
procarbazine
scopolamine
selegiline
thioridazine
depression, anxiety or other mood problems medications
ephedra, Ma huang/ephedrine
furazolidone
HIV infection/AIDS medications
linezolid
MAOIs
alcohol
amphetamines
atropine
breathing medications(like albuterol/formoterol/salmeterol/
cimetidine)
certain heart medications
cold medications
decongestants

Inform your doctor about any other medication you may be taking in any other form.

Missed Dose:

Do not double doses to make up for a missed dose. Consult your health care professional about your missed dose.