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Depression Medications (Antidepressants)

The following are some of the depression medications (antidepressants) available in the U.S.:

Abilify (ariprazole) – used in combination with antidepressants

Adapin (doxepin)

Anafranil (clomipramine)

Aplenzin (bupropion)

Asendin (amoxapine)

Aventyl HCI (nortriptyline)

Brintellix (vortioxetine)

Celexa (citalopram)

Cymbalta (duloxetine)

Desyrel (trazodone)

Effexor XR (venlafaxine)

Emsam (selegiline)

Etrafon (perphenazine and amitriptyline)

Elavil (amitriptyline)

Endep (amitriptyline)

Fetzima (levomilnacipran)

Khedezla (desvenlafaxine)

Latuda (lurasidone) -- an atypical antipsychotic drug used to treat bipolar depression

Lamictal (lamotrigine) -- an anticonvulsant drug sometimes used to treat or prevent bipolar depression

Lexapro (escitalopram)

Limbitrol (amitriptyline and chlordiazepoxide)

Marplan (isocarboxazid)

Nardil (phenelzine)

Norpramin (desipramine)

Oleptro (trazodone)

Pamelor (nortriptyline)

Parnate (tranylcypromine)

Paxil (paroxetine)

Pexeva (paroxetine)

Prozac (fluoxetine)

Pristiq (desvenlafaxine)

Remeron (mirtazapine)

Sarafem (fluoxetine)

Seroquel XR (quetiapine) -- an atypical antipsychotic drug used in combination with antidepressants

Serzone (nefazodone)

Sinequan (doxepin)

Surmontil (trimipramine)

Symbyax (fluoxetine and the atypical antipsychotic drug olanzapine)

Tofranil (imipramine)

Triavil (perphenazine and amitriptyline)

Viibryd (vilazodone)

Vivactil (protriptyline)

Wellbutrin (bupropion)

Zoloft (sertraline)

Zyprexa (olanzapine) -- used in combination with antidepressants

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg, MD on January 14, 2015

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