Anxiety Medications

Definition of Anxiety:

The unpleasant emotional state consisting of psychophysiological responses to anticipation of unreal or imagined danger, ostensibly resulting from unrecognised intrapsychic conflict.

Physiological concomitants include increased heart rate, altered respiration rate, sweating, trembling, weakness and fatigue, psychological concomitants include feelings of impending danger, powerlessness, apprehension and tension.

Drugs associated with Anxiety

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Anxiety. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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5-HTP (Pro, More...)
generic name: 5-hydroxytryptophan class: herbal products, miscellaneous antidepressants
6 reviews
   
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7.3
Atarax (Pro, More...)
generic name: hydroxyzine class: antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
24 reviews
   
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6.6
Ativan (Pro, More...)
generic name: lorazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines, miscellaneous antiemetics
139 reviews
   
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8.3
BuSpar (More...)
generic name: buspirone class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
149 reviews
   
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6.7
Catapres (More...)
generic name: clonidine class: antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting
1 review
   
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8.6
Compazine (Pro, More...)
generic name: prochlorperazine class: phenothiazine antiemetics, phenothiazine antipsychotics
1 review
   
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7.5
Cymbalta (Pro, More...)
generic name: duloxetine class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
103 reviews
   
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7.2
Desyrel (Pro, More...)
generic name: trazodone class: phenylpiperazine antidepressants
1 review
   
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5.0
Effexor XR (More...)
generic name: venlafaxine class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
42 reviews
   
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7.1
Klonopin (Pro, More...)
generic name: clonazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
162 reviews
   
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8.9
Lexapro (Pro, More...)
generic name: escitalopram class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
254 reviews
   
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7.9
Librium (Pro, More...)
generic name: chlordiazepoxide class: benzodiazepines
8 reviews
   
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7.2
Paxil (Pro, More...)
generic name: paroxetine class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
84 reviews
   
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7.5
Stelazine (More...)
generic name: trifluoperazine class: phenothiazine antipsychotics
1 review
   
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6.0
Tenormin (Pro, More...)
generic name: atenolol class: cardioselective beta blockers
3 reviews
   
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8.3
Tranxene (More...)
generic name: clorazepate class: benzodiazepines
3 reviews
   
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8.5
Valium (More...)
generic name: diazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
61 reviews
   
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8.9
Vistaril (Pro, More...)
generic name: hydroxyzine class: antihistamines, miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
54 reviews
   
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6.3
Xanax (More...)
generic name: alprazolam class: benzodiazepines
230 reviews
   
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9.2
Xanax XR (More...)
generic name: alprazolam class: benzodiazepines
18 reviews
   
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9.4
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Synonym(s): Anxiety States

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