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... Ok I have had it with this medicine! The side effects are now so annoying that I have made an appt to see my Dr Tommorrow. I have taken Strattera for 3 months now and the daily clear thinking is gone. All I have left is that I wake up at 6am every day. That's it. ... (3 replies)
... the only reason I'm experimenting with Strattera is because it's a hassle dealing with scrips for a Schedule II drug, and I like the idea of a med that is working all the time. ... (8 replies)
... Christine, I started strattera about seven weeks ago. I have been titrating up and am now at 85 mg. ... (13 replies)

... My boyfriend is 30 years old and started taking strattera two months ago. He was constantly irritable and picked fights about really random things. ... (0 replies)
... Strattera is a norepinphrine re-uptake inhibitor. Norepinphrine is basically adrenaline, which explains increased heartrate. I don't know that 9 days would cause permanent damage, but I know that drugs will have some lasting effects that fade with time as the brain/nervous system regains it's proper function. Those beta blockers are fine for now, but those must also be... (20 replies)
... I have been taking strattera for about 4 months. Today is my first day off of it. ... (2 replies)
... So, I have experience starting and stopping Strattera. ... (1 replies)
... My 5 year old tried strattera too, but it didn't help him at all. ... (14 replies)
... stopped after about a year and a half. Noting the precautionary warnings about people taking strattera if they "have high blood pressure or heart disease" I decided I didn't want to risk worsening a bad situation. ... (4 replies)
... Ok I have had it with this medicine! The side effects are now so annoying that I have made an appt to see my Dr Tommorrow. I have taken Strattera for 3 months now and the daily clear thinking is gone. All I have left is that I wake up at 6am every day. That's it. ... (20 replies)
... Been over a year since last post, so hoping this post may cause folks to check back in and post updates. Like others, I'm curious on longetivity of some of those side effects. Seems like some had them go away, others did not. Either way, thought it might be useful to share my experience thus far, and welcome any feedback. I'm a 28 year old male. At age 18/19: Started... (128 replies)
... palpations. After stopping 1 week later I went to ER because my heart rate was 152. I have had a complete cardiac workup, my heart is healthy, but the heart rate is elevated. ... (20 replies)
T3 and Strattera
Nov 10, 2003
... normal TSH. Any stimulant seems to give me the jitters while I'm taking it. If need be, I will stop the T3 in the interest of stopping the circus in my head. ... (0 replies)
... Don't panic. Your doctor may decide you are manic or anxious and try to give you more meds for that! Simply put, Strattera is a norepinephrine re-uptake inhibitor. Norepinphrine is basically adrenaline, that chemical which comes in handy for energy (and thus helps focus) and flight/fight response. But artifically stimulating it can have adverse effects on the nervous... (20 replies)
... themselves on Strattera , Just monitor your heart rate. ... (20 replies)
... We obviously ended up stopping it. ... (3 replies)
... It's your choice on whether to stop taking it or not, but keep in mind that reducing the doses or switching medication has no guarantee in stopping the side effects. ... (2 replies)
... Where did brain damage come from? :rolleyes: Is this a joke? LOL! No, this topic is about cardiac damage! :jester: (20 replies)
... What's this crap about strattera causing brain damage? ... (20 replies)
... It may be a good idea to write down on a piece of paper Time, Activity, and Heart Rate. Keep a journal for a short time to see what your heart rate is. This will help your doctor alot. I would try to keep a journal for a week. Also, make any comments such as Shortness of Breath, or Palpations, or any thing if you notice it. Also, It would be interesting to see what... (20 replies)


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