Atomoxetine is used to treat one of the very common medical conditions in children- attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor thay increases the secretion of certain chemicals in the brain that help to increase attention span behavior.
If you have a history of a particular kind of adrenal gland tumor, of serious heart disease, or if you have taken phenelzine lately, the drug is not to be taken. Tell your doctor if your family has a history of bipolar disorders. They may all affect your body’s interaction with Atomoxetine.
Read the medication guide of Atomoxetine carefully before taking it. It is to be taken with or without food, orally. If you take it at the same time every day, it helps to remember it. In case you have missed a dose, but it is almost time for the next one, skip it. Never take two doses in one day.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Adhd)
Is It safe with alcohol?Atmosril 25mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Atmosril 25mg 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.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Atmosril 25mg tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Below is the list of medicines, which contains Atomoxetine as ingredient
This medicine works by judiciously blocking the presynaptic norepinephrine transporter. This medicine has very less likeness for other noradrenergic receptors or neurotransmitter transporters or receptors.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Medicine
Asthalin 2.5Mg Respules
Levolin 0.63Mg Respules
Levolin 1.25Mg Respules 2.5 Ml
Atomoxetine-Drug Information Portal [Internet].druginfo.nlm.nih.gov 2022 [Cited 11 June 2022].Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/atomoxetine
Atomoxetine-DrugBank Online [Internet].go.drugbank.com 2022 [Cited 11 June 2022].Available from:https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00289
ATOMOXETINE tablet,solution-DailyMed [Internet].dailymed.nlm.nih.gov 2022 [Cited 11 June 2022].Available from:https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/search.cfm?labeltype=all&query=ATOMOXETINE
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