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Psychiatry Drugs / Psychiatric Drugs

Prescription drugs and medicines for conditions relating to mental disorders and human behavior. Studies in these areas include: addictions, anxiety, dementia, depression, bipolar disorders, manic disorders, mood disorders, post-traumatic stress disorders, schizophrenia, social phobia, substance abuse, and others.

The list of FDA approved drugs for psychiatry and psychology appears below. Click any link to view the full drug information.


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Number Of Psychiatry Drugs / Psychiatric Drugs: 67

Abilify (aripiprazole)
Oral drug for the treatment of schizophrenia
Adderall (mixed salts of a single-entity amphetamine)
Treatment for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
Adderall XR
Once-daily medication for the treatment of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Aplenzin (bupropion hydrobromide)
For the treatment of major depressive disorder
ARICEPT (donepezil hydrochloride)
Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease
Brintellix (vortioxetine)
For the treatment of Major Depressive Disorder
Bunavail (buprenorphine and naloxone)
For the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence
Celexa
Treatment for depression
Chantix (varenicline)
For the treatment of nicotine addiction
Clomipramine hydrochloride
Generic equivalent of Anafranil
Concerta
For the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Cylert
Treatment for Attention Deficit Disorder
Cymbalta (duloxetine)
For the treatment of major depressive disorder
Depakote (divalproex sodium)
Treatment for migraine headaches
Edluar (zolpidem tartrate)
For the treatment of insomnia
Effexor (venlafaxin HCL)
Treatment for generalized anxiety disorder
Effexor XR (venlafaxin HCI)
Treatment of depression
Fanapt (iloperidone)
For the treatment of schizophrenia
Fetzima (levomilnacipran)
For the treatment of major depressive disorder
Focalin (dexmethylphenidate HCl)
For the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Generic Transdermal Nicotine Patch
Generic equivalent of Habitrol
Geodon (ziprasidone mesylate)
To control agitated behavior and psychotic symptoms in schizophrenia patients
Intuniv (guanfacine extended-release)
For the treatment of ADHD in children and adolescents
Invega (paliperidone)
For the treatment of schizophrenia
Latuda (lurasidone)
For the treatment of schizophrenia
Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
An orally administered selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor useful for the treatment for major depressive disorder
Lithobid (Lithium Carbonate)
Treatment for manic depression
LUVOX (fluvoxamine maleate)
Treatment for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) in children and adolescents
Marplan Tablets
Treatment of Depression
Metadate CD
Oral capsules for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Naltrexone Hydrochloride Tablets
Generic equivalent of Revia
NicoDerm CQ
Treatment for smoking cessation
Nicorette (nicotine polacrilex)
Over-the-counter aid in smoking cessation
Nicotrol nasal spray
Treatment for nicotine addiction
Nicotrol transdermal patch
Treatment for smoking cessation
Oleptro (trazodone hydrochloride)
For the treatment of major depressive disorder
Paxil (paroxetine hydrochloride)
Treatment for panic disorder
Paxil CR (paroxetine hydrochloride)
Oral tablet for the treatment of depression and panic disorder
Paxil CR (paroxetine hydrochloride)
Treatment for depression
Prochlorperazine
Generic equivalent of SmithKline Beecham's Compazine
Prozac Weekly (fluoxetine HCl)
For the treatment of depression
Qsymia (phentermine + topiramate extended-release)
For the treatment of chronic weight management
Quillivant XR (methylphenidate hydrochloride)
For the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Remeron (Mirtazapine)
Treatment for depression
Remeron SolTab (mirtazapine)
Orally disintegrating tablet for the treatment of depression
Risperdal Oral Formulation
Treatment for schizophrenia
Ritalin LA (methylphenidate HCl)
Oral capsules for the treatment Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Saphris (asenapine)
For the treatment of schizophrenia and manic or mixed bipolar 1 episodes
Seroquel (R) (quetiapine fumarate) Tablets
Treatment for schizophrenia
Sonata
Treatment fo insomnia
Stavzor (valproic acid delayed release)
For the treatment of bipolar manic disorder, seizures and migraine headaches
Strattera (atomoxetine HCl)
For the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children, adolescents and adults.
Subutex/Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone)
Oral tablets for the treatment of opiate dependence
Trazadone 150mg
Generic equivalent of Desyrel 7
Viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride)
For the treatment of major depressive disorder
Vivitrol (naltrexone for extended-release injectable suspension)
For the prevention of relapse to opioid dependence
Vyvanse (Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate)
For the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Ziprasidone (ziprasidone hydrochloride)
Oral capsule for the treatment of schizophrenia
Zoloft (sertraline HCl)
Treatment of panic disorder in children ages 6-17
Zoloft (sertraline HCl)
Oral tablets for the treatment of premenstrual dysphoric mood disorder (PMDD)
Zoloft (sertraline HCl)
Treatment for panic disorder
Zubsolv (buprenorphine and naloxone)
For the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence
Zyban Sustained-Release Tablets
Treatment for smoking cessation
Zyprexa
Treatment of the symptoms of psychotic disorders


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FDA Approved Psychiatry Drugs / Psychiatric Drugs Listings:

The rules of principle for evaluating MediLexicon's FDA psychiatry drugs / psychiatric drugs listings adhere to the FDA definitions of a new drug approval or a new molecular entity, and the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development.

MediLexicon's FDA Approved Drugs Listings include:

New Molecular Entities (NME): these NME's are described as a medication containing an active substance that have never previously approved in the US for marketing in any manner, shape or form (as defined by the FDA). In addition to this, there is also the inclusion of some FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) approved recombinant proteins and biologics.

MediLexicon's FDA Approved Drugs Listings do NOT include:

Over-the-counter products, diagnostic agents, generics, most vaccines, medical devices, biologic compounds (not approved by CDER), as well as new indications and new administrations of previously-approved compounds and new dosages.

The psychiatry drugs / psychiatric drugs information used in this section is licensed from Thomson CenterWatch. The information provided here is for general educational purposes only and does not constitute medical or pharmaceutical advice which should be sought from qualified medical and pharmaceutical advisers.









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