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I recently started taking strattera (atomoxetine) and have noticed a great deal of nausea and some vomiting. Does this side effect usually go away over time?

I recently started taking strattera (atomoxetine) and have noticed a great deal of nausea and some vomiting. Does this side effect usually go away over time?

Common side effect: This is a very common side effect of strattera (atomoxetine). Try taking the medication with food. If it does not get better after a 5 - 7 day period, i suggest discussing this side effect with your physician. You may need a different medication. ...Read more

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Can strattera (atomoxetine) be abused?

Can strattera (atomoxetine) be abused?

Strattera (atomoxetine): Not unheard of, due to sedation & effect on weight. ...Read more

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Can strattera (atomoxetine) cause increase pulse ?

Strattera (atomoxetine): Strattera (atomoxetine) side effects can include rapid heart rate (3%), palpitations (4%), irregular heartbeat ; increased blood pressure. In one study mean ^ in heart rate in adults was 5 beats/ min. In same study systolic mean blood pressure was 3 mm and diastolic mean ^ was 1 mm. ...Read more

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What are side effects of strattera (atomoxetine)?

Various: Chest pain, shortness of breath, fast or uneven heartbeats feeling like you might pass out unusual thoughts or behavior, aggression, hallucinations, nausea, pain in your upper stomach, itching, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice, increased blood pressure, headache, blurred vision, buzzing in your ears. ...Read more

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If strattera (atomoxetine) doesn't work, will intuniv?

It may: All treatment of adhd is individualized. Strattera (atomoxetine) (a norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor) and Intuniv (an Alpha 2a agonist) work in different ways to accomplish the same goal of alleviating symptoms of adhd. Strattera (atomoxetine) may take a while to achieve full effect. Intuniv tends to work quicker. Work with your presriber and also learn non-medication strategies of adhd. Best regards. ...Read more

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Side effects of strattera (atomoxetine) in a young adult?

See Below: Strattera (atomoxetine) can cause sedation. In addition, some people will have headaches, stomach complaints, and nausea. There may also be increased moodiness. In addition, some people have had changes in the heart rhythm, so some physicians will want to get occasional ekgs, especially with people who have histories of cardiac problems for themselves or in their families. ...Read more

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Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and strattera together do they work?

Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and strattera together do they work?

Yes: Each medicine must be adjusted to optimal dose (the highest tolerated dose that is reasonable & effective). If one med helps but does not resolve symptoms then adding another may achieve better response. Sometimes a med helps but causes side effects at higher dose & adding a second med may achieve desired response with less adverse effect at lower doses of each medicine. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 75 mg of strattera (atomoxetine) first time?

IT MAY BE SAFE: The dise is depdendant on body weight, so id a kid or teenager weighs 60 kgm it will be 1.5 mgm per kgm dose and some may tolerate but it is better to start smaller dose like 0.5 to 1 mgm per kgm and titrate up depending on efficasy and side effects, to reach the therapeutic dose which can be as high as 2mgm/kgm. ...Read more

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Nausea (Definition)

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