DRUG

TYPE

BRAND NAME

GENERIC NAME

COMMENTS

(additional uses)

SSRI

Celexa

Citalopram

Panic attacks. Eating disorders

Impulse control, and Anxiety

 

Lexapro

Escitalopram

Panic attacks and  Anxiety

 

Luvox

Fluoxamine

Panic attacks & Anxiety, Eating Disorders. and Impulse Control

 

Paxil

Paroxetine

Social phobia, Panic attacks & Anxiety, Eating Disorders and

Impulse Control

 

Prozac

Fluoxetine

Panic attacks & Anxiety, Eating Disorders, Impulse control. PMS and

OCD

 

Zoloft

Sertraline

Panic attacks &Anxiety, Eating Disorders, Impulse Control, and

OCD

 

 

 

 

SNRI

Vestra

Reboxetine

Anxiety

 

Effexor

Venlafaxine

Increases energy level

Anxiety

 

 

 

 

NaSSA

Remeron

Mirtazapine

Anxiety (Enhances sleep)

 

 

 

 

SARI

Desyrel

Trazodone

“Sundowning “, Insomnia and Anxiety

 

Serzone

Nefazodone

Severe anxiety (Enhances sleep)

 

 

 

 

 

NDRI

Wellbutrin

Bupropion

Anxiety and Smoking cessation, (Increases libido and Increases energy level)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DRUG

TYPE

BRAND NAME

GENERIC NAME

COMMENTS

(additional uses)

Tricyclic

Adapin

Doxepin

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

 

Anafranil

Clomipramine

OCD and Tourette Syndrome

 

Ascendin

Amoxapine

Migraine H/A

 

Elavil

Amitriptyline

Nerve Pain, OCD, and Pain

 

Norpramin

Desipramine

Tourette Syndrome

 

Pamelor

Nortriptyline

Anxiety and Pain

 

Sinequan

Doxepin

Pain, Anxiety, and Migraine H/A

 

Surmontil

Trimipramine

Pain

 

Tofranil

Imipramine

ADHD, Bladder Control, and Anxiety

 

Vivactil

Protriptyline

Migraine H/A

 

 

 

 

Tetracyclic

 

Ludiomil

Maprotiline

Pain

 

 

 

 

MAOI

Marplan

Isocarboxazid

Anxiety and Panic Attacks

 

Nardil

Phenelzine

Anxiety and Phobias

 

Parnate

Tranylcpromine

Anxiety

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PSYCHOTROPIC MEDICATIONS LIST

This information has been compiled from sources in the public domain to provide a comprehensive list commonly used medications for the treatment of mood and behavior disorders.  Both the brand and generic names of medications are listed. This information is intended for your general knowledge only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for specific psychiatric conditions.

Questions about the specific use of any medication for any specific patient or condition should be referred to a licensed physician.