Axepta 40mg 100 tablets


Tablets per box: 100, Manufacturer: Intas Pharmaceuticals


Composition Atomoxetine (40mg)
Primary Use Axepta 40 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Medicine Overview of Axepta 40 mg Tablet


Uses of Axepta 40 mg Tablet

Axepta 40Mg Tablet is used to treat one of the very common medical conditions in children- attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Axepta 40 mg Tablet side effects

Common side effects:

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Decreased appetite,Abdominal pain, Increased heart rate, High blood pressure.

How to use Axepta 40 mg Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Axepta 40 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Axepta 40 mg Tablet works

Axepta 40 mg Tablet modulates the activity of certain chemical messengers in the brain, which increases attention and decreases restlessness. It is a non-stimulant medicine.

In Depth Information on Axepta 40 mg Tablet

Expert advice for Axepta 40 mg Tablet

  • Consult your doctor if you have any of the following medical conditions: heart problems, liver problems, stroke, psychotic problems (hallucinations, mania [unusual behavior due to feeling elated or over-excited], agitation), aggressive feelings, unfriendly or angry feelings, fits, mood swings, suicidal thoughts, experience repeated twitching of body parts.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Seek medical advice if you have dark urine, yellow skin or yellow eyes, stomach pain and soreness on right side below the ribs, unexplained nausea, tiredness, itching, feeling of coming down with flu.
  • Do not operate or drive machinery as atomoxetine can make you tired, sleepy or dizzy.

Axepta 40 mg Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Axepta 40 mg Tablet

Axepta 40 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Axepta 40 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Axepta 40 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Axepta 40 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Axepta 40 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Axepta 40 mg Tablet is recommended.
Axepta 40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Axepta 40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Axepta 40 mg Tablet?

If you miss a dose, you should take it as soon as possible, but you should not take more than your total daily dose in any 24-hour period. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg