Review: could Strattera cause Tremor?


Tremor is found among people who take Strattera, especially for people who are male, 10-19 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Wellbutrin, and have Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder . We study 19,170 people who have side effects while taking Strattera from FDA and social media. Among them, 336 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.

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Strattera has active ingredients of atomoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest outcomes from Strattera 19,674 users)


Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with fever, pain, weakness, chest pain, fatigue (latest reports from 71,620 Tremor patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

19,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Strattera.
Among them, 336 people (1.75%) have Tremor

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Strattera cause Tremor?

Time on Strattera when people have Tremor *:

  • < 1 month: 52.38 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 31.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 1.59 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.59 %
  • 10+ years: 1.59 %

Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Strattera *:

  • female: 43.58 %
  • male: 56.42 %

Age of people who have Tremor when taking Strattera *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 16.67 %
  • 10-19: 35.37 %
  • 20-29: 7.14 %
  • 30-39: 11.22 %
  • 40-49: 21.09 %
  • 50-59: 5.78 %
  • 60+: 2.72 %

Severity if Tremor when taking Strattera **:

  • least: 25.0 %
  • moderate: 62.5 %
  • severe: 12.5 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Tremor **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 33.33 %
  • not yet: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Attention Deficit/hyperactivity Disorder (190 people)
  • Depression (25 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (17 people)
  • Adhd (13 people)
  • Sleep Disorder (11 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Wellbutrin (31 people)
  • Ritalin (28 people)
  • Depakote (26 people)
  • Lexapro (24 people)
  • Prozac (23 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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