Major Depressive Disorder Medications

Definition of Major Depressive Disorder:

Major depressive disorder is characterized by depressed mood and loss of interest in normal activities and relationships, interfering with a person's ability to carry out normal activities.

Drugs associated with Major Depressive Disorder

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Major Depressive Disorder. 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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Abilify (Pro, More...)
generic name: aripiprazole class: atypical antipsychotics
6 reviews
   
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4.3
Brintellix (Pro, More...)
generic name: vortioxetine class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
7 reviews
   
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4.8
Cymbalta (Pro, More...)
generic name: duloxetine class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
5 reviews
   
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6.7
Desyrel (Pro, More...)
generic name: trazodone class: phenylpiperazine antidepressants
2 reviews
   
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4.0
Effexor (Pro, More...)
generic name: venlafaxine class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
2 reviews
   
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8.0
Effexor XR (Pro, More...)
generic name: venlafaxine class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
2 reviews
   
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4.0
Fetzima (Pro, More...)
generic name: levomilnacipran class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
1 review
   
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3.0
Lexapro (Pro, More...)
generic name: escitalopram class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
1 review
   
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10
Paxil (Pro, More...)
generic name: paroxetine class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
2 reviews
   
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7.5
Pristiq (Pro, More...)
generic name: desvenlafaxine class: serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors
3 reviews
   
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10
Prozac (Pro, More...)
generic name: fluoxetine class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
3 reviews
   
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8.3
Remeron (Pro, More...)
generic name: mirtazapine class: tetracyclic antidepressants
2 reviews
   
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9.5
Seroquel XR (Pro, More...)
generic name: quetiapine class: atypical antipsychotics
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Symbyax (Pro, More...)
generic name: fluoxetine/olanzapine class: psychotherapeutic combinations
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Viibryd (Pro, More...)
generic name: vilazodone class: miscellaneous antidepressants
9 reviews
   
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7.2
Wellbutrin (Pro, More...)
generic name: bupropion class: miscellaneous antidepressants
2 reviews
   
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8.5
Wellbutrin SR (Pro, More...)
generic name: bupropion class: miscellaneous antidepressants
1 review
   
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9.5
Wellbutrin XL (Pro, More...)
generic name: bupropion class: miscellaneous antidepressants
3 reviews
   
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9.2
Zoloft (Pro, More...)
generic name: sertraline class: selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
4 reviews
   
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8.8
Zyprexa (Pro, More...)
generic name: olanzapine class: atypical antipsychotics
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Learn more about Major Depressive Disorder

Synonym(s): Clinical Depression; Major Depression; MDD; Unipolar Depression; Unipolar Disorder

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