Strattera, known generically as atomoxetine, is an oral prescription medication used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults by affecting nerves and chemicals in the brain that take part in hyperactivity and impulse control. It may be prescribed for additional purposes not listed here as deemed appropriate by a physician.
Strattera Side Effects
Strattera side effects vary between patients, and may lessen over time as your body becomes accustomed to the medication. It is possible that not all side effects have been reported. If you have any questions or concerns regarding Strattera or its side effects, contact your prescribing doctor. Strattera side effects may include:
- Acid or sour stomach
- Bleeding between periods
- Change in amount of bleeding during periods
- Change in pattern of monthly periods
- Decrease in frequency or amount of urination
- Decrease in appetite
- Decreased interest in sexual intercourse
- Difficulty passing urine
- Dry mouth
- Inability to have or keep an erection
The cost of medications can add up quickly, so to reduce your out-of-pocket expenses, try using a Strattera coupon or Strattera discount card. The discount card is available free of charge and is accepted at thousands of pharmacies nationwide, so call your local pharmacy today to find out if they participate in a prescription discount card program. Many patients can save up to 75 percent off their medications by using a Strattera discount card.