DRUG

TYPE

BRAND NAME

GENERIC NAME

COMMENTS

(additional uses)

Antimania

Eskalith

Lithium Carbonate

Impulse Control

 

Lithonate

Lithium Carbonate

Impulse Control

 

 

 

 

Anticonvulsants

Depakote

Divalproex Sodium

Epilepsy, Migraine H/A, and

Impulse Control

 

Gabatril

Tiagabine

Adjunctive  therapy for Partial Seizures

 

Keppra

Levetiracetam

Adjunctive  therapy for Partial Seizures

 

Lamitcal

Lamotrigine

Epilepsy

 

Neurontin

Gabapentin

Epilepsy & Nerve pain

 

Tegretol

Carbamazepine

Epilepsy , Nerve pain

 Trigeminal Neuralgia

 

Trileptal

Oxcarbazepine

Epilepsy

Trigeminal Neuralgia

 

Topamax

Topiramate

Epilepsy and Tuberous Sclerosis

 

Zonegran

Zonisamide

Epilepsy & Migraine H/A

 

 

 

 

Antipsychotic

Zyprexa

Olanzapine

Delusions, Agitation, Dementia, and Schizophrenia

 

 

 

 

Antihypertensive

Calan

Verapamil

Irregular heart beat, High blood pressure, Muscle cramps

 

Catapres

Clonidine

High Blood Pressure, Opiate Withdrawal, Migraine H/A, ADHD

Colitis, and Tourette Syndrome

 

Inderal

Propranolol

Irregular heart beat, High blood pressure, Angina, Migraine H/A, and Tremors

 

Mexitil

Mexiletine

Irregular heart beat, Nerve pain

 

Tenex

Guanfacine

Irregular heart beat, High blood pressure, Angina, Migraine H/A,

ADHD, PTSD

 

MOOD STABILIZER 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.