Strattera Description



Eli Lilly


Full Prescribing Info
Each hard capsule contains 10, 18, 25, 40 or 60 mg of atomoxetine (as hydrochloride).
The active ingredient in Strattera hard capsules is atomoxetine hydrochloride. Chemically, Strattera is (R)-(-)-N-Methyl-gamma-(2-methylphenoxy)-benzenepropanamine hydrochloride. The empirical formula is C17H21NO•HCl which corresponds to a molecular weight of 291.82 daltons.
The CAS number for atomoxetine hydrochloride is 82248-59-7.
Atomoxetine hydrochloride is a white to practically white solid which has a solubility of 27.8 mg/mL in water.
Strattera is available as hard capsules for oral administration.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: The hard capsules also contain pregelatinised maize starch, dimethicone 350, gelatin, sodium lauryl sulfate, titanium dioxide, edible black ink (TekPrint SW-9008 or SW-9010), indigo carmine CI73015 (25 mg, 40 mg and 60 mg only), yellow iron oxide CI77492 (18 mg and 60 mg only).
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