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If you have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), your healthcare provider may prescribe atomoxetine. The prescription medication, which affects a chemical in the brain called norepinephrine, produces a calming effect. Atomoxetine is effective at treating ADHD in children, teenagers, and adults. Some common side effects of the medication include nausea, dry mouth, and insomnia.
- Dry mouth
- Upper abdominal pain (or stomach pain)
- Loss of appetite