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Zoloft Strattera Atomoxetine
Is fluibron (ambroxol) or mucosolvan safe with zoloft, strattera (atomoxetine) & efalex active 50+?
Which expectorant is safe if I'm taking zoloft, strattera (atomoxetine) & efalex active 50+ (supplement)? Is it true that guanfansein isn't safe with Zoloft?
Does a glass of red wine then beer prevent Zoloft & strattera (atomoxetine) from working? Is it bad?
Is it fine to drink one cup of coffee in the morning everyday, if I'm taking Zoloft & strattera (atomoxetine) & fish oil? An does it prevent meds' effectivity?
Is 1 beer considered alcohol? Is drinking 1 beer (4% or 5%), with Zoloft & strattera (atomoxetine) & fish oil bad? Does 1 beer only affect my meds effectivity?
1 beer is alcohol: There are non-alcoholic beers but if your question is whether a beer containing alcohol is considered an alcoholic beverage then, the answer is yes. It is generally a rule of pharmacology that alcohol and medication should not be combined in the same body. The presence of alcohol can alter the way drugs are metabolized meaning they either make drugs less effective or more dangerous. ...Read more
Which nasal decongestant medication can be used safely when I'm on Zoloft & strattera (atomoxetine) & efalex 50+ active (omega 3...)?
Possible help: You may want to try a stimulant instead of strattera. May also try lower dose of zoloft or get off this if your not depressed or anxious. You can also use a combo strattera with a stumulant (vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is very effective but only last about 12 hours. Nasal saline is very helpful. ...Read more
My 10 yr old son has ADHD and recently developed ocd. He is on Zoloft & strattera (atomoxetine). Will the daytrana patch make his OCD worse. Strattera (atomoxetine) isn't working?
Possibly: Stimulant medications whether methylphenidate (daytrana, Ritalin, concerta) or amphetamines (Adderall, Vyvanse) can make anxiety worse. For some people, symptoms of ADHD are actually caused by anxiety. Speak to your son's doctor about medications like Wellbutrin (bupropion) or Amantadine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to use tonimer balsamic gel (nasal spray decongestant) if taking zoloft, strattera, (atomoxetine) omega 3 & ginko biloba?
Is listerine absorbed in blood if I gargle because of a sore throat? So, is it safe to gargle with listerine if I'm on zoloft, strattera, (atomoxetine) omega3?
Is it safe to take cal-c-vita (mainly 1000mg vitamin C & 250mg calcium & 300ui vitamin d & 15mg vitamin b6) whith Zoloft & strattera (atomoxetine) & fish oil?
Yes: There should be no problem.Get a more detailed answer ›
Which cold and flu meds are safe to use with Zoloft and strattera (atomoxetine) and fish oil (efalex 50+ active)?
Some to avoid:
Claritin loratiadine), Allegra (fexofenadine), vist;ril, Atarax (hyrdroxyzine pamoate) has some benefit with zoloft (sertraline) ; strattera; tesalon perels are safe, dextromethorpah, and guaifensin (robitussin) are safe.
Avoid: chorpheniramin, ephedrine, Pseudoephedrine ; dexchorpheniramine--can cause rapid heart and hypertension! ...Read more
Taking Zoloft 150mg and strattera (atomoxetine) 60mg. What is safe to take for head/chest congestion, cough, fever, and body aches?
Consult prescriber: Sertraline (zoloft) may increase blood levels & effects of atomoxetine (strattera). This can increase side effects such as dizziness, dry mouth, loss of appetite, sleep disturbances, heart palpitations. You may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring by your doctor to safely use both medications. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What should I avoid when on strattera (atomoxetine) and Zoloft? Is there any kind of food which may prevent its effectivity?
Strattera/Zoloft: I don't know of any foods that reduce efficacy of either zoloft or strattera (atomoxetine). Taking the medications with food may be helpful, though, to decrease stomach upset. Alcohol should be avoided. You should not take another kind of drug, called an maoi, with zoloft. Take these medications regularly as prescribed, and never stop taking them suddenly. Let me know if you have other questions. ...Read more
Should be OK: There shouldn't be a problem with this combination. However there is no testing done on supplements like creatine and no formal way of tracking potential interactions with prescribed drugs so answers to these kind of questions mean that there aren't enough problems that there are reports in the medical literature. ...Read more
Should I just stop taking strattera (atomoxetine) and switch back to Zoloft I feel more anxiuos than ever and can't sleep & istart college in 5 days please help!
Don't: Don't make medication adjustments on your own. Discuss the side effects you are having with your physician and follow his recommendations. If you are having a side effect of a medicine then stop it but do it under the supervision of your physician. Call his office asap. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers