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List of Antidepressant Medications

Index of Medications

This list pairs the Trade Names of antidepressants with their generic names. Sometimes you can find additional information about a medication under its generic name, that might not be listed under its trade name. As we gather more information about specific medications, we will be adding links from the medication name directly to expanded information on that specific drug. Otherwise, please consult the reference list at the bottom of the page for additional information.

Antidepressant Medications

Trade Name

Generic Name

FDA Approved Age

Anafranil (tricyclic)

clomipramine

10 and older (for OCD only)

Asendin

amoxapine

18 and older

Aventyl (tricyclic)

nortriptyline

18 and older

Celexa (SSRI)

citalopram

18 and older

Cymbalta (SNRI)

duloxetine

18 and older

Desyrel

trazodone

18 and older

Effexor (SNRI)

venlafaxine

18 and older

Elavil (tricyclic)

amitriptyline

18 and older

Emsam

selegiline

18 and older

Lexapro (SSRI)

escitalopram

18 and older; 12-17 (for major depressive disorder)

Ludiomil (tricyclic)

maprotiline

18 and older

Luvox (SSRI)

fluvoxamine

8 and older (for OCD only)

Marplan (MAOI)

isocarboxazid

18 and older

Nardil (MAOI)

phenelzine

18 and older

Norpramin (tricyclic)

desipramine

18 and older

Pamelor (tricyclic)

nortriptyline

18 and older

Parnate (MAOI)

tranylcypromine

18 and older

Paxil (SSRI)

paroxetine

18 and older

Pexeva (SSRI)

paroxetine-mesylate

18 and older

Prozac (SSRI)

fluoxetine

8 and older

Remeron

mirtazapine

18 and older

Sarafem (SSRI)

fluoxetine

18 and older for premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD)

Sinequan (tricyclic)

doxepin

12 and older

Surmontil (tricyclic)

trimipramine

18 and older

Tofranil (tricyclic)

imipramine

6 and older (for bedwetting)

Tofranil-PM (tricyclic)

imipramine pamoate

18 and older

Vivactil (tricyclic)

protriptyline

18 and older

Wellbutrin

bupropion

18 and older

Zoloft (SSRI)

sertraline

6 and older (for OCD only)

 

 


Types of Antidepressants

Side Effects of Antidepressants

FDA Warning for Antidepressant Medications