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Generic Name Brand Names Drug Class Therapeutic Use Category
Dextroamphetamine (d-Amphetamine) Dexedrine®, dexamphetamine, dexamfetamine, (S)-(+)-amphetamine, Dextrostat® CNS stimulant ADHD, obesity 4
Ritonavir Norvir® Anti-viral HIV/AIDS 3
Escitalopram Cipralex®, Lexapro®, Nexito®, Anxiset-E® (India), Exodus® (Brazil), Esto® (Israel), Seroplex®, Elicea®, Lexamil®, Lexam®, Entact® (Greece), Losita® (Bangladesh), Reposil® (Chile), Animaxen® (Colombia), Esitalo® (Australia), Lexamil® (South Africa) Anti-depressant, SSRI Major depression/ Anxiety disorders 1
Albuterol (salbutamol) Proventil®, Ventolin®, Ventolin-HFA®, Accuneb®, Combivent®, Vospire-ER®, ProAir HFA®, Duoneb® Bronchodilator Asthma 4
Pasireotide Signifor® Somatostatin analog Cushings Disease 2
Quinine sulfate Qualaquin® Anti-malarial Malaria or leg cramps 3
Olanzapine Zyprexa®, Zydis®, Relprevv® Anti-psychotic, atypical Schizophrenia, bipolar 2
Fluconazole Diflucan®, Trican® Anti-fungal fungal infection 3
Atazanavir Reyataz® Anti-viral HIV/AIDS 2
Eribulin Halaven® Anti-cancer metastatic breast neoplasias 2
Probucol (Off US mkt) Lorelco® Antilipemic Hypercholesterolemia 1
Nilotinib Tasigna® Anti-cancer Leukemia 2
Famotidine Pepcid®, Fluxid®, Quamatel® H2-receptor antagonist Peptic ulcer/ GERD 2
Lisdexamfetamine Vyvanse® CNS stimulant ADHD 4
Amantadine Symmetrel®, Symadine® Anti-viral Anti-infective/ Parkinson's Disease 3
Gatifloxacin (Off US mkt) Tequin® Antibiotic bacterial infection 2
Itraconazole Sporanox®, Onmel® Anti-fungal fungal infection 3
Haloperidol Haldol® (US & UK), Aloperidin®, Bioperidolo®, Brotopon®, Dozic®, Duraperidol® (Germany), Einalon S®, Eukystol®, Halosten®, Keselan®, Linton®, Peluces®, Serenace®, Serenase®, Sigaperidol® Anti-psychotic schizophrenia, agitation 1
Sertindole (Not on US mkt) Serdolect®, Serlect® Anti-psychotic, atypical Anxiety, Schizophrenia 2
Diphenhydramine Benadryl®, Nytol®, Unisom®, Sominex®, Dimedrol®, Daedalon® Antihistamine Allergic rhinitis, insomnia 3
Astemizole (Off US mkt) Hismanal® Antihistamine Allergic rhinitis 1
Ofloxacin Floxin® Antibiotic bacterial infection 2
Paliperidone Invega®, Xepilon® Anti-psychotic, atypical Schizophrenia 2
Oxytocin Pitocin®, Syntocinon® Oxytocic Labor stimulation 2
Amphetamine Adderal-XR®, Dexedrine®, Dextroamp® CNS stimulant ADHD 4
Arsenic trioxide Trisenox® Anti-cancer Leukemia 1
Trazodone Desyrel® (discontinued 6/13), Oleptro®, Beneficat®, Deprax®, Desirel®, Molipaxin®, Thombran®, Trazorel®, Trialodine®, Trittico®, Mesyrel® Anti-depressant, SARI Depression, insomnia 3
Saquinavir Invirase®(combo) Anti-viral HIV/AIDS 2
Tamoxifen Nolvadex®(discontinued 6/13), Istubal®, Valodex® Anti-cancer breast cancer 2
Amitriptyline Elavil® (Discontinued 6/13), Tryptomer®, Tryptizol®, Laroxyl®, Saroten®, Sarotex® Lentizol®, Endep® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Chloral hydrate Aquachloral®, Novo-Chlorhydrate®, Somnos®, Noctec®, Somnote® Sedative sedation/ insomnia 3
Tolterodine Detrol®, Detrusitol® Muscle relaxant Bladder spasm 2
Sparfloxacin (Off US mkt) Zagam® Antibiotic bacterial infection 1
Sibutramine (Off US mkt) Meridia® Appetite suppressant dieting, weight loss 4
Imipramine (melipramine) Tofranil® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Perflutren lipid microspheres Definity® Imaging contrast agent Echocardiography 2
Lapatinib Tykerb®, Tyverb® Anti-cancer breast cancer, metastatic 2
Citalopram Celexa®, Cipramil® Anti-depressant, SSRI depression 1
Sunitinib Sutent® Anti-cancer Renal cell cancer, GIST 2
Bedaquiline Sirturo® Antibiotic Drug-resistant Tuberculosis 2
Bortezomib Velcade®, Bortecad® Proteasome inhibitor Multiple Myeloma,lymphoma 2
Vardenafil Levitra® phosphodiesterase inhibitor vasodilator 2
Tacrolimus Prograf®, Prograf®, Advagraf®, Protopic® Immunosuppressant Immune suppression 2
Risperidone Risperdal® Anti-psychotic, atypical schizophrenia 2
Phenylephrine Neosynephrine® Vasoconstrictor low blood pressure, allergies, sinusitis, asthma 4
Nicardipine Cardene® Anti-hypertensive high blood pressure 2
Levofloxacin Levaquin®, Tavanic® Antibiotic bacterial infection 2
Moxifloxacin Avelox®, Avalox®, Avelon® Antibiotic bacterial infection 1
Ibutilide Corvert® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Telithromycin Ketek® Antibiotic bacterial infection 2
Foscarnet Foscavir® Anti-viral HIV/AIDS 2
Dolasetron Anzemet® Anti-nausea nausea, vomiting 2
Droperidol Inapsine®, Droleptan®, Dridol®, Xomolix® Anti-psychotic / Anti-emetic anesthesia adjunct, nausea 1
Dobutamine Dobutrex® Inotrope Heart failure, shock 4
Chlorpromazine Thorazine®, Largactil®, Megaphen® Anti-psychotic / Anti-emetic schizophrenia/ nausea 1
Trimipramine Surmontil®, Rhotrimine®, Stangyl® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Indapamide Lozol®, Natrilix®, Insig® Diuretic Increase urine & salt loss 3
Dabrafenib Tafinlar® Anti-cancer Melanoma 2
Hydrochlorothiazide Apo-Hydro®, Aquazide H®, BP Zide®, Dichlotride®, Hydrodiuril®, HydroSaluric®, Hydrochlorot®, Microzide®, Esidrex®, Oretic® Diuretic Increase urine & salt loss 3
Thioridazine Mellaril®, Novoridazine®, Thioril® Anti-psychotic schizophrenia 1
Granisetron Kytril®, Sancuso®, Granisol® Anti-nausea Nausea, vomiting 2
Nortriptyline Pamelor®, Sensoval®, Aventyl®, Norpress®, Allegron®, Noritren®, Nortrilen® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Midodrine ProAmatine®, Amatine®, Gutron® Vasoconstrictor low blood pressure, fainting 4
Clarithromycin Biaxin®, Prevpac® Antibiotic bacterial infection 1
Dronedarone Multaq® Anti-arrhythmic Atrial Fibrillation 1
Doxepin Sinequan®, Silenor®, Aponal®, Adapine®, Doxal®, Deptran®, Sinquan® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Dopamine Intropine® Inotrope Heart failure, shock 4
Vorinostat Zolinza® Anti-cancer Lymphoma 2
Dexmethylphenidate Focalin®, Focalin-XR® CNS stimulant ADHD 4
Ranolazine Ranexa®, Ranozex® Anti-anginal chronic angina 2
Salmeterol Serevent® Bronchodilator asthma, COPD 4
Telavancin Vibativ® Antibiotic Bacterial infection 2
Crizotinib Xalkori® Kinase inhibitor Anti-cancer 2
Dasatinib Sprycel® Tyrosine kinase inhibitor Leukemia 2
Pazopanib Votrient® Tyrosine kinase inhibitor Anti-cancer 2
Clozapine Clozaril®, Fazaclo®, Versacloz® Anti-psychotic, atypical schizophrenia 2
Dihydroartemisinin+piperaquine Eurartesim® Anti-malarial Malaria 2
Sevoflurane Ulane®, Sojourn® Anesthetic, general anesthesia 1
Mirtazapine Remeron Anti-depressant, Tetracyclic Depression 2
Gemifloxacin Factive® Antibiotic bacterial infection 2
Fenfluramine (Off US mkt) Pondimin®, Ponderax®, Adafax® Appetite suppressant dieting, weight loss 4
Chloroquine Aralen® Anti-malarial malaria infection 1
Methylphenidate Ritalin®, Concerta®, Focalin®, Daytrana®, Methylin® CNS stimulant ADHD 4
Atomoxetine Strattera® norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor ADHD 4
Domperidone (Not on US mkt) Motilium®, Motillium®, Motinorm Costi®, Nomit® Anti-nausea nausea 1
Mesoridazine (Off US mkt) Serentil® Anti-psychotic schizophrenia 1
Clomipramine Anafranil® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Cocaine Cocaine Local anesthetic Topical anesthetic 1
Alfuzosin Uroxatral® Alpha1-blocker Benign prostatic hyperplasia 2
Bosutinib Bosulif® Tyrosine kinase inhibitor Leukemia 2
Voriconazole VFend® Anti-fungal anti-fungal 2
Amisulpride Solian®, Supitac®, Soltus®, Amitrex®, Amazeo® Anti-psychotic, atypical Psychosis 3
Epinephrine (Adrenaline) Primatene®, Bronkaid® catecholamine, vasoconstrictor anaphylaxis, allergic reactions 4
Galantamine Reminyl®, Nivalin®, Razadyne-ER®, Cholinesterase inhibitor Dementia, Alzheimer's 3
Roxithromycin (Not on US Mkt) Rulide®, Xthrocin®, Roxl-150®, Roxo®, Surlid®, Rulide®, Biaxsig®, Roxar®, Roximycinv®, Roxomycin®, Rulid®, Tirabicin®, Coroxin® Antibiotic bacterial infection 2
Ondansetron Zofran®, Anset®, Ondemet®, Zuplenz®, Emetron®, Ondavell®, Emeset®, Ondisolv®, Setronax® Anti-emetic Nausea, vomiting 1
Venlafaxine Effexor®, Efexor® Anti-depressant, SNRI depression 2
Ziprasidone Geodon®, Zeldox® Anti-psychotic, atypical schizophrenia 2
Tizanidine Zanaflex®, Sirdalud® Muscle relaxant Spasticity 2
Pseudoephedrine PediaCare®, Sudafed® Decongestant allergies, sinusitis, asthma 4
Levalbuterol (levsalbutamol) Xopenex®, Levolin®, Axazest® Bronchodilator asthma 4
Terbutaline Brethine®, Bricanyl®, Brethaire®, Terbulin® Bronchodilator asthma, premature labor 4
Sotalol Betapace®, Sotalex®, Sotacor® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Sertraline Zoloft®, Lustral®, Daxid®, Altruline®, Besitran®, Deprax®, Elrval®, Emergen®, Gladem®, Implicane®, Sedoran®, Sealdin®, SerivoLowfin®, Stimuloton®, Tresleen®, Sertralin Bluefish® Anti-depressant, SSRI depression 3
Quinidine Quinaglute®, Duraquin®, Quinact®, Quinidex®, Cin-Quin®, Quinora® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Quetiapine Seroquel® Anti-psychotic, atypical schizophrenia 2
Procainamide (Oral off US mkt) Pronestyl®, Procan® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Pimozide Orap® Anti-psychotic Tourette's tics 1
Rilpivirine Edurant®, Complera®, Eviplera® Anti-viral HIV/AIDS 2
Phentermine Adipex P®, Adiphene® (India), Anoxine-AM®, Ionamin®, Duromine®, Metermine®, Miraprontv, Obephen®, Obermine®, Obestin-30®, Phentremine®, Phentrol®, Phenterex®, Phentromin®, Pro-Fast SA®, Redusa®, Panbesy®, Obenix®, Oby-Trim®, Teramine®, Zantryl®, Sinpet®, Supremin®, Suprenza®, Umine®, Weltmine® Appetite suppressant dieting, weight loss 4
Pentamidine Pentam® Antibiotic pneumocystis pneumonia 1
Promethazine Phenergan® Anti-psychotic / Anti-emetic nausea 2
Paroxetine Paxil®, Aropax®, Pexeva®, Seroxat®, Sereupin® Anti-depressant, SSRI depression 3
Norepinephrine (noradrenaline) Levophed® Vasconstrictor, Inotrope shock, low blood pressure 4
Moexipril/HCTZ Uniretic®, Univasc® Anti-hypertensive high blood pressure 2
Desipramine Pertofrane®, Norpramine® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Lithium Eskalith®, Lithobid® Anti-mania bipolar disorder 2
Metaproterenol Metaprel®, Alupent® Bronchodilator asthma 4
Ketoconazole Nizoral®, Sebizole®, Ketomed®, Keton® Anti-fungal fungal infection 3
Isradipine Dynacirc® Anti-hypertensive high blood pressure 2
Isoproterenol Medihaler-Iso®, Isuprel® Bronchodilator allergic reaction 4
Protriptyline Vivactil® Anti-depressant, Tricyclic depression 3
Iloperidone Fanapt®, Fanapta®, Zomaril® Anti-psychotic, atypical Schizophrenia 2
Halofantrine Halfan® Anti-malarial malaria infection 1
Fosphenytoin Cerebyx®, Prodilantin® Anti-convulsant seizure 2
Azithromycin Zithromax®, Zmax® Antibiotic bacterial infection 1
Vandetanib Caprelsa® Anti-cancer Thyroid cancer 1
Fluoxetine Prozac®, Sarafem®, Fontex® Anti-depressant, SSRI depression 3
Fingolimod Gilenya® Sphingosine phospate receptor modulator Multiple Sclerosis 2
Felbamate Felbatol® Anti-convulsant seizure 2
Flecainide Tambocor®, Almarytm®, Apocard®, Ecrinal®, Flécaine® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Ciprofloxacin Cipro®, Cipro-XR®, Neofloxin® Antibiotic bacterial infection 3
Cisapride (Off US mkt) Propulsid® GI stimulant heartburn 1
Trimethoprim-Sulfa Septra®, Bactrim®, Sulfatrim®, Biseptol®, Co-trimoxazole®, Cotrim®, Septrin®, Trisul® Antibiotic bacterial infection 3
Disopyramide Norpace® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Dofetilide Tikosyn® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Methadone Dolophine®, Symoron®, Amidone®, Methadose®, Physeptone®, Heptadon® Opiate pain control, narcotic dependence 1
Levomethadyl (Off US mkt) Orlaam® Opiate pain control, narcotic dependence 1
Ephedrine Rynatuss®, Broncholate® Bronchodilator, decongestant Allergies, sinusitis, asthma 4
Erythromycin E.E.S.®, Robimycin®, EMycin®, Erymax®, Ery-Tab®, Eryc Ranbaxy®, Erypar®, Eryped®, Erythrocin Stearate Filmtab®, Erythrocot®, E-Base®, Erythroped®, Ilosone®, MY-E®, Pediamycin®, Zineryt®, Abboticin®, Abboticin-ES®, Erycin®, PCE Dispertab®, Stiemycine®, Acnasol®, Tiloryth® Antibiotic bacterial infection; increase GI motility 1
Bepridil (Off US mkt) Vascor® Anti-anginal Angina Pectoris (heart pain) 1
Amoxapine Asendin®, Amokisan®, Asendis®, Defanyl®, Demolox®, Moxadil® Anti-depressant, Tetracyclic Depression 3
Amiodarone Cordarone®, Pacerone®, Nexterone® Anti-arrhythmic abnormal heart rhythm 1
Terfenadine (Off US mkt) Seldane® Antihistamine Allergic rhinitis 1
Solifenacin VESIcare® Muscle relaxant treatment of overactive bladder 3
Ritodrine (Off US mkt) Yutopar® Muscle relaxant prevent premature labor 4
Methamphetamine (methamfetamine) Desoxyn®, Pervitin®, Anadrex®, Methedrine®, Syndrox® CNS stimulant Obesity, ADHD 4
Phenylpropanolamine Acutrim®, Dexatrim® Appetite suppressant Obesity 4
Anagrelide Agrylin®, Xagrid® Phosphodiesterase 3 inhibitor Thrombocythemia 1
Norfloxacin Noroxin®, Ambigram® Antibiotic Bacterial infections 2
Sorafenib Nexavar® Tyrosine kinase inhibitor Anti-cancer 2
Toremifene Fareston® Estrogen agonist/antagonist Anti-cancer 2
Vemurafenib Zelboraf® Kinase inhibitor Anti-cancer 2
Posaconazole Noxafil®, Posamol® Anti-fungal Fungal infection 3
Dexmedetomidine Precedex®, Dexdor®, Dexdomitor® Sedative Sedation 2
Furosemide (Frusemide) Lasix®, Fusid®, Frumex® Diuretic Increase urine & salt loss 3
Apomorphine Apokyn®, Ixense®, Spontane®, Uprima® Dopamine agonist Parkinson's disease 2
Arformoterol Brovana® Bronchodilator Chronic Obs. Lung Disease 4
Formoterol Foradil®, Foradile®, Oxeze®, Oxis®, Atock®, Atimos®, Atimos Modulite®, Perforomist®, Dulera®, Symbiocort®, Vannair®, Quikhale FB® Bronchodilator Asthma 4
Mifepristone Korlym®, Mifeprex® Progesterone antagonist Pregnancy Termination 2
Mirabegron Myrbetriq® Beta3 adrenergic antagonist Overactive bladder 2
Sulpiride (Not on US Mkt.) Dogmatil®, Dolmatil®, Eglonyl®, Espiride®, Modal®, Sulpor® Anti-psychotic, atypical Schizophrenia 1
Telaprevir Incivek®, Incivo® Anti-viral Hepatitis C 3
Tetrabenazine (Orphan drug in US) Nitoman®, Xenazine® Monoamine Transporter Inhibitor Chorea (Huntington's disease) 2
Aripiprazole Abilify®, Aripiprex® Anti-psychotic, atypical Psychosis, Adjunct for Depression 2
Nelfinavir Viracept® Anti-viral HIV/AIDS 3
Ivabradine Procoralan®, Coralan®, Corlentor®, Coraxan®, Ivabid®, Bradia® Anti-anginal Angina Pectoris (heart pain) 3

The last revision date: April 13, 2014



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