Strattera (atomoxetine hydrochloride) is a non-stimulant ADHD medication used to treat symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adults. Learn about its Author: Janice Rodden. Aug 12, 2019 · Strattera: ADHD Medication FAQ. Strattera (atomoxetine) is a non-stimulant ADHD medication used to treat symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children and adults. Learn how Strattera works, how it’s taken, and common side effects of the drug.Author: Larry Silver, M.D.
Strattera® is the brand name for a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (NRI) FDA approved for the treatment of childhood and adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is not addictive and is often chosen over other medications because there is no potential for its abuse. ADHD Home > Strattera Dosage For most adults -- and children or teens weighing more than 154 pounds -- Strattera dosing starts at 40 mg once daily or 20 mg twice daily. Children and teenagers weighing less than 154 pounds typically start with 0.25 mg of Strattera per pound of weight, rounded to the nearest available strength.Author: Kristi Monson, Pharmd; Arthur Schoenstadt, MD.
Mar 21, 2011 · In a new eight-week study of 101 children aged 5 to 6 with ADHD, the Strattera was safe and reduced some ADHD symptoms in children, according to reports by their parents and teachers.Author: Denise Mann. Dec 14, 2018 · Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) and Strattera (atomoxetine) are both used in ADHD treatment. Vyvanse is an amphetamine and therefore addictive whereas Strattera, and SNRI, is not. Learn about dosage, side effects and the differences between these two drugs.