List of medications which are used to treat psychiatric conditions and are on the market in the United States.
- Effexor - an antidepressant of the SSNRI (or SNRI) class
- Elavil - a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA), less commonly used these days
- Eskalith - a salt of Lithium, which is a mood stabilizer used to prevent bipolar disorder.
Phenelsine (Nardil)-MAOIs for depression
- Haldol - a "typical" antipsychotic, one of the oldest, usually given in conjunction with "cogentin", an antiparkinsonic. This is due to the high occurrence of tardive dyskinesia on patients with prolonged Haldol use.
- Imipramine - a tricyclic antidepressant (TCA) which is sometimes used to treat bulimia, panic disorder, or related disorders
- Inderal - a beta blocker known as propranolol. It is used for acute anxiety, panick attacs, hyprtension.
- Lamictal - a mood stabilizer of the anticonvulsant class
- Lexapro - an antidepressant of the SSRI class
- Librium - the first antianxiety medication of the benzodiazepine class.
- Lithium generic name - Known more commonly by its generic name, a mood stabilizer used in treating bipolar disorder
- Lithobid (Lithium) - A trade drug of the antipsychotic drug lithium, which is a mood stabilizer used to treat bipolar disorder
- Loxitane - an antipsychotic, today rarely used
- Lunesta - a sleep aid
- Luvox - an antidepressant of the SSRI class, often used to treat Obsessive-compulsive disorder
- Mellaril - an antipsychotic, today rarely used
- Paxil - an SSRI antidepressant, used frequently to treat depression and anxiety disorders
- Pristiq - an SNRI antidepressant
- Prolixin - an antipsychotic
- Prozac - an SSRI antidepressant
- Remeron - an antidepressant which is often used as a sleep aid
- Reminyl - used to slow the progression of Alzheimer's Dementia
- Restoril - a sleep aid of the benzodiazepine class
- ReVia - alternatively known as Naltrexone
- Risperdal - an "atypical" antipsychotic
- Ritalin - a stimulant used to treat ADHD/ADD
- Saphris - an atypical antipsychotic
- Serax - anti -anxiety medication of the benzodiazepine class, often used to help during detoxification from alcohol or other drugs of abuse
- Sertraline - an SSRI class anti-depressant (brand name Zoloft)
- Seroquel - an "atypical" antipsychotic, sometimes is used as a sleep aid when given in low doses
- Serzone- an "atypical" antidepressant
- Stelazine - an older antipsychotic, today rarely used
- Strattera - a non-stimulant medication used to treat ADD/ADHD
- Sycrest - an atypical antipsychotic
- Topamax - a mood stabilizer, also used for migraine headaches
- Thorazine - an older antipsychotic, today rarely used because of the high occurrence of serious side effects
- Trazodone - atypical antidepressant, most typically used now as a sleep aid
- Trileptal - a mood stabilizer used to treat bipolar disorder
- Valium - anti-anxiety medication of the benzodiazepine class
- Vistaril - an antihistamine for the treatment of itches and irritations, an antiemetic, as a weak analgesic, an opioid potentiator, and as an anxiolytic.
- Vyvanse - a stimulant used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- Wellbutrin - an antidepressant of the NDRI class Norepinephrine and Dopamine Reuptake Inhibitor, structurally identical to Zyban, a stop -smoking aid
- Xanax - an antianxiety medication of the benzodiazepine class