What Are Common Side Effects Of Adhd Medication
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. By Larry Silver, M.D. Verified Medically reviewed by William Dodson, M.D., LF-APA Updated on February 2. ADHD medication side effects in children include decreased appetite, headache, anxiety, nausea, dizziness, vomiting and abdominal pain.
Insomnia, dizziness, and restlessness are also common. Other side effects include weight loss, anorexia and pruritus . Non-stimulants may cause hypotension, drowsiness, sedation, fatigue. Side effects not requiring immediate medical attention. Some side effects of vilazodone may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.