Alphabetical List of Medications

Alphabetical List of Medications

This section identifies antipsychotic medications, antidepressant medications, mood stabilizers, anticonvulsant medications, anti-anxiety medications, and ADHD medications. Some medications are marketed under trade names, not all of which can be listed in this publication. The first chart lists the medications by trade name; the second chart lists the medications by generic name. If your medication does not appear in this section, refer to the FDA Web site. Also, ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information about any medication.

Medications Organized by Trade Name

Trade Name Generic Name FDA Approved Age
Combination Antipsychotic and Antidepressant Medication
Symbyax (Prozac & Zyprexa) fluoxetine & olanzapine 18 and older
Antipsychotic Medications
Abilify aripiprazole 10 and older for bipolar disorder, manic or mixed episodes;
13 to 17 for schizophrenia and bipolar;
Clozaril clozapine 18 and older
Fanapt iloperidone 18 and older
fluphenazine (generic only) fluphenazine 18 and older
Geodon ziprasidone 18 and older
Haldol haloperidol 3 and older
Invega paliperidone 18 and older
Loxitane loxapine 18 and older
Moban molindone 18 and older
Navane thiothixene 18 and older
Orap (for Tourette’s syndrome) pimozide 12 and older
perphenazine (generic only) perphenazine 18 and older
Risperdal risperidone 13 and older for schizophrenia;
10 and older for bipolar mania and mixed episodes;
5 to 16 for irritability associated with autism
Seroquel quetiapine 13 and older for schizophrenia;
18 and older for bipolar disorder;
10-17 for treatment of manic and mixed episodes of bipolar disorder.
Stelazine trifluoperazine 18 and older
thioridazine (generic only) thioridazine 2 and older
Thorazine chlorpromazine 18 and older
Zyprexia olanzapine 18 and older; ages 13-17 as second line treatment
for manic or mixed episodes of bipolar disorder
and schizophrenia.
Trade Name Generic Name FDA Approved Age
Antidepressant Medications (also used for anxiety disorders)
Anafranil (tricyclic) clomipramine 10 and older (for OCD only)
Asendin amoxapine 18 and older
Aventyl (tricyclic) nortriptyline 18 and older
Celexa (SSRI) citalopram 18 and older
Cymbalta (SNRI) duloxetine 18 and older
Desyrel trazodone 18 and older
Effexor (SNRI) venlafaxine 18 and older
Elavil (tricyclic) amitriptyline 18 and older
Emsam selegiline 18 and older
Lexapro (SSRI) escitalopram 18 and older; 12 – 17 (for major depressive disorder)
Ludiomil (tricyclic) maprotiline 18 and older
Luvox (SSRI) fluvoxamine 8 and older (for OCD only)
Marplan (MAOI) isocarboxazid 18 and older
Nardil (MAOI) phenelzine 18 and older
Norpramin (tricyclic) desipramine 18 and older
Pamelor (tricyclic) nortriptyline 18 and older
Parnate (MAOI) tranylcypromine 18 and older
Paxil (SSRI) paroxetine 18 and older
Pexeva (SSRI) paroxetine-mesylate 18 and older
Pristiq desvenlafaxine (SNRI) 18 and older
Prozac (SSRI) fluoxetine 8 and older
Remeron mirtazapine 18 and older
Sarafem (SSRI) fluoxetine 18 and older for premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD)
Sinequan (tricyclic) doxepin 12 and older
Surmontil (tricyclic) trimipramine 18 and older
Tofranil (tricyclic) imipramine 6 and older (for bedwetting)
Tofranil-PM (tricyclic) imipramine pamoate 18 and older
Vivactil (tricyclic) protriptyline 18 and older
Wellbutrin bupropion 18 and older
Zoloft (SSRI) sertraline 6 and older (for OCD only)
Trade Name Generic Name FDA Approved Age
Mood Stabilizing and Anticonvulsant Medications
Depakote divalproex sodium (valproic acid) 2 and older (for seizures)
Eskalith lithium carbonate 12 and older
Lamictal lamotrigine 18 and older
lithium citrate (generic only) lithium citrate 12 and older
Lithobid lithium carbonate 12 and older
Neurontin gabapentin 18 and older
Tegretol carbamazepine any age (for seizures)
Topamax topiramate 18 and older
Trileptal oxcarbazepine 4 and older
Trade Name Generic Name FDA Approved Age
Anti-anxiety Medications
(All of these anti-anxiety medications are benzodiazepines, except BuSpar)
Ativan lorazepam 18 and older
BuSpar buspirone 18 and older
Klonopin clonazepam 18 and older
Librium chlordiazepoxide 18 and older
oxazepam (generic only) oxazepam 18 and older
Tranxene clorazepate 18 and older
Valium diazepam 18 and older
Xanax alprazolam 18 and older
Trade Name Generic Name FDA Approved Age
ADHD Medications
(All of these ADHD medications are stimulants, except Intuniv and Straterra.)
Adderall amphetamine 3 and older
Adderall XR amphetamine (extended release) 6 and older
Concerta methylphenidate (long acting) 6 and older
Daytrana methylphenidate patch 6 and older
Desoxyn methamphetamine 6 and older
Dexedrine dextroamphetamine 3 and older
Dextrostat dextroamphetamine 3 and older
Focalin dexmethylphenidate 6 and older
Focalin XR dexmethylphenidate (extended release) 6 and older
Intuniv guanfacine 6 and older
Metadate ER methylphenidate (extended release) 6 and older
Metadate CD methylphenidate (extended release) 6 and older
Methylin methylphenidate (oral solution and chewable tablets) 6 and older
Ritalin methylphenidate 6 and older
Ritalin SR methylphenidate (extended release) 6 and older
Ritalin LA methylphenidate (long-acting) 6 and older
Strattera atomoxetine 6 and older
Vyvanse lisdexamfetamine dimesylate 6 and older

Medications Organized by Generic Name

Generic Name Trade Name FDA Approved Age
Combination Antipsychotic and Antidepressant Medication
fluoxetine & olanzapine Symbyax (Prozac & Zyprexa) 18 and older
Antipsychotic Medications
aripiprazole Abilify 10 and older for bipolar disorder, manic or mixed episodes;
13 to 17 for schizophrenia and bipolar;
chlorpromazine Thorazine 18 and older
clozapine Clozaril 18 and older
fluphenazine (generic only) fluphenazine 18 and older
haloperidol Haldol 3 and older
iloperidone Fanapt 18 and older
loxapine Loxitane 18 and older
molindone Moban 18 and older
olanzapine Zyprexa 18 and older; ages 13-17 as second line treatment
for manic or mixed episodes of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
paliperidone Invega 18 and older
perphenazine (generic only) perphenazine 18 and older
pimozide (for Tourette’s syndrome) Orap 12 and older
quetiapine Seroquel 13 and older for schizophrenia;
18 and older for bipolar disorder;
10-17 for treatment of manic and mixed episodes of bipolar disorder
risperidone Risperdal 13 and older for schizophrenia;
10 and older for bipolar mania and mixed episodes;
5 to 16 for irritability associated with autism
thioridazine (generic only) thioridazine 2 and older
thiothixene Navane 18 and older
trifluoperazine Stelazine 18 and older
ziprasidone Geodon 18 and older
Generic Name Trade Name FDA Approved Age
Antidepressant Medications (also used for anxiety disorders)
amitriptyline (tricyclic) Elavil 18 and older
amoxapine Asendin 18 and older
bupropion Wellbutrin 18 and older
citalopram (SSRI) Celexa 18 and older
clomipramine (tricyclic) Anafranil 10 and older (for OCD only)
desipramine (tricyclic) Norpramin 18 and older
desvenlafaxine (SNRI) Pristiq 18 and older
doxepin (tricyclic) Sinequan 12 and older
duloxetine (SNRI) Cymbalta 18 and older
escitalopram (SSRI) Lexapro 18 and older; 12 – 17 (for major depressive disorder)
fluoxetine (SSRI) Prozac 8 and older
fluoxetine (SSRI) Sarafem 18 and older for premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD)
fluvoxamine (SSRI) Luvox 8 and older (for OCD only)
imipramine (tricyclic) Tofranil 6 and older (for bedwetting)
imipramine pamoate (tricyclic) Tofranil-PM 18 and older
isocarboxazid (MAOI) Marplan 18 and older
maprotiline (tricyclic) Ludiomil 18 and older
mirtazapine Remeron 18 and older
nortriptyline (tricyclic) Aventyl, Pamelor 18 and older
paroxetine (SSRI) Paxil 18 and older
paroxetine mesylate (SSRI) Pexeva 18 and older
phenelzine (MAOI) Nardil 18 and older
protriptyline (tricyclic) Vivactil 18 and older
selegiline Emsam 18 and older
sertraline (SSRI) Zoloft 6 and older (for OCD only)
tranylcypromine (MAOI) Parnate 18 and older
trazodone Desyrel 18 and older
trimipramine (tricyclic) Surmontil 18 and older
venlafaxine (SNRI) Effexor 18 and older
Generic Name Trade Name FDA Approved Age
Mood Stabilizing and Anticonvulsant Medications
carbamazepine Tegretol any age (for seizures)
divalproex sodium (valproic acid) Depakote 2 and older (for seizures)
gabapentin Neurontin 18 and older
lamotrigine Lamictal 18 and older
lithium carbonate Eskalith, Lithobid 12 and older
lithium citrate (generic only) lithium citrate 12 and older
oxcarbazepine Trileptal 4 and older
topiramate Topamax 18 and older
Generic Name Trade Name FDA Approved Age
Anti-anxiety Medications
(All of these anti-anxiety medications are benzodiazepines, except buspirone.)
alprazolam Xanax 18 and older
buspirone BuSpar 18 and older
chlordiazepoxide Librium 18 and older
clonazepam Klonopin 18 and older
clorazepate Tranxene 18 and older
diazepam Valium 18 and older
lorazepam Ativan 18 and older
oxazepam (generic only) oxazepam 18 and older
Generic Name Trade Name FDA Approved Age
ADHD Medications
(All of these ADHD medications are stimulants, except atomoxetine and guanfacine)
amphetamine Adderall 3 and older
amphetamine (extended release) Adderall XR 6 and older
atomoxetine Strattera 6 and older
dexmethylphenidate Focalin 6 and older
dexmethylphenidate (extended release) Focalin XR 6 and older
dextroamphetamine Dexedrine, Dextrostat 3 and older
guanfacine Intuniv 6 and older
lisdexamfetamine dimesylate Vyvanse 6 and older
methamphetamine Desoxyn 6 and older
methylphenidate Ritalin 6 and older
methylphenidate (extended release) Metadate CD, Metadate ER, Ritalin SR 6 and older
methylphenidate (long-acting) Ritalin LA, Concerta 6 and older
methylphenidate patch Daytrana 6 and older
methylphenidate (oral solution and chewable tablets) Methylin 6 and older