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In the US, Atomoxetine (atomoxetine systemic) is a member of the drug class CNS stimulants and is used to treat ADHD, Depression, Fibromyalgia and Social Anxiety Disorder.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Central stimulant

Treatment of ADHD

Selective noradrenaline reuptake inhibitor (SNRI)

Chemical Names

(R)-N-Metyl-3-phenyl-3-(o-tolyloxy)propylamine (BAN)

(-)-N-Metyl-3-phenyl-3-(o-tolyloxy)propylamine (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Atomoxetinum (Latin)
  • Atomoxetin (German)
  • Atomoxétine (French)
  • Atomoxetina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Atomox Apex
    Apex, Egypt
  • Atomoxetine Sabaa
    Sabaa, Egypt
  • Attensera
    Mash, Egypt
  • Attentho
    Drugtech, Colombia
  • Attentrol
    Sun, India
  • Deaten
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Passiva
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • Recit
    Gador, Argentina
  • Strattera
    Lilly, Egypt; Lilly, Spain; Lilly, Lebanon; Lilly, Tunisia; Lilly, Turkey
  • Abretia
    Pharma Investi de Chile, Chile; Roemmers, Peru; Roemmers Centroamérica, Costa Rica; Roemmers Centroamérica, Guatemala; Roemmers Centroamérica, Honduras; Roemmers Centroamérica, Nicaragua; Roemmers Centroamérica, Panama; Roemmers Centroamérica, El Salvador
  • Apo-Atomoxetine
    Apotex, Canada
  • Atominex
    Zentiva, Estonia
  • PMS-Atomoxetine
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Sandoz Atomoxetine
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Strattera
    Eli Lilly, Argentina; Eli Lilly, Austria; Eli Lilly, Australia; Eli Lilly, Belgium; Eli Lilly, Switzerland; Eli Lilly, Estonia; Eli Lilly, Hong Kong; Eli Lilly, Croatia (Hrvatska); Eli Lilly, Ireland; Eli Lilly, Japan; Eli Lilly, Malta; Eli Lilly, Malaysia; Eli Lilly, Philippines; Eli Lilly, Poland; Eli Lilly, Thailand; Eli Lilly and Company, United Kingdom; Eli Lilly and Company, United States; Eli Lilly de Chile, Chile; Eli Lilly Interamerica, Ecuador; Eli Lilly Nederland, Hungary; Farmagon, Norway; Fisher Farma, Netherlands; Lilly, Canada; Lilly, China; Lilly, Czech Republic; Lilly, Germany; Lilly, Denmark; Lilly, Finland; Lilly, Iceland; Lilly, Italy; Lilly, Norway; Lilly, New Zealand; Lilly, Oman; Lilly, Portugal; Lilly, Sweden; Lilly, Slovenia; Lilly, Slovakia; Lilly, Taiwan; Lilly, South Africa; Lilly Nederland, Netherlands; Lilly-Pharmaserve, Greece; Medcor, Netherlands; Eli Lilly, Lithuania; Eli Lilly, Mexico; Elifarma, Peru
  • Suev
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Teva-Atomoxetine
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Xenocy
    Kalbe, Indonesia


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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