Atomoxet is used in the treatment of Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
How it Works
Atomoxet works by effecting chemicals in the brain and nerves that contribute to hyperactivity and impulse control. Atomoxet works by increasing the amount of a natural chemical called noradrenaline (norepinephrine) in the brain. This then increases attention and decreases hyperactivity in children with ADHD.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Atomoxet can include the symptoms below; Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Decreased appetite, Abdominal pain, Increased heart rate, Increased blood pressure.