Atomoxetine is an active ingredient most frequently used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity syndrome (ADHD). It is an FDA approved drug, defined as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SNRI). Atomoxetine is a key ingredient of Strattera and Tomoxetin medications and is often prescribed for effective ADHD treatment.
Also marketed as Attentin.
Atomoxetine is most often prescribed for ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder} in both, children and adults. This condition is characterized by restlessness and lack of focus. Atomoxetine works to restore the balance of neurotransmitters in the patient’s brain.
Atomoxetine should be taken in strict compliance with your doctor’s instructions and directions on the prescription label. Do not alter dosage or the prescribed period of use without prior medical consult.
Generally, Atomoxetine should be taken once a day, in the morning or in the late afternoon, with a full glass of water. Individual prescriptions will depend on your condition and should be defined by your medical specialist.