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Mental Health Medications Organized by Trade Name

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Mental Health Medications Organized by Trade Name

Mental Health 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 13 to 17 for schizophrenia and bipolar; 18 and older for schizophrenia, bipolar

mania, and depression

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 1
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 18 and older for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
Stelazine trifluoperazine 18 and older
thioridazine (generic only) thioridazine 2 and older
Thorazine chlorpromazine 18 and older
Zyprexa olanzapine 18 and older
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
trazodone 18 and older
Effexor (SNRI) venlafaxine 18 and older
Elavil (tricyclic) amitriptyline 18 and older
Emsam selegiline 18 and older
Lexapro (SSRI)

 

18 and older; 12-17 (for major

depressive disorder)

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
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) 6 and older (for OCD only)
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
oxcarbazepine 4 and older
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 18 and older
Xanax alprazolam 18 and older

(All of these ADHD medications are stimulants, except Strattera.)

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 3 and older
Dextrostat dextroamphetamine 3 and older
Focalin dexmethylphenidate 6 and older
Focalin XR

 

dexmethylphenidate (extended release) 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

Source: National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

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