Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Strattera

Descriptions


Atomoxetine is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, teenagers, and adults. It belongs to the group of medicines called selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs).

Atomoxetine works in the brain to increase attention and decrease restlessness in people who are hyperactive, have problems with concentration, or are easily distracted. This medicine may be used as part of a treatment program that includes social, educational, and psychologic treatment.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule

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