The Types of Antidepressant Medicines

Find the brand or generic name of the medicine you take and see which type it is. See the specific article for your medicine's type to learn more about how it works, its possible side effects, and drug interactions.

Antidepressant Medicines

Tricyclic antidepressants
brand generic
Elavil amitripyline HCl
Ascendin amoxapine
Pamelor nortriptyline HCl
Tofranil-PM imipramine
Sinequan doxepin HCl
Surmontil trimipramine maleate
Norpramin desipramine HCl
Vivactil protriptyline HCl
Anafranil clomipramine HCl
Tetracyclic antidepressants
brand generic
Ludiomil maprotiline HCl
Remeron mirtazapine
brand generic
Nardil phenelzine sulfate
Parnate tranylcypromine sulfate
Marplan isocarboxazid
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)
brand generic
Zoloft sertraline
Paxil paroxetine HCl
Prozac, Sarafem fluoxetine HCl
Luvox fluvoxamine maleate
Celexa citalopram hydrobromide
Atypical antidepressants and others
brand generic
Desyrel trazodone HCl
Wellbutrin, Zyban bupropion HCl
Effexor venlafaxine
Serzone nefazodone HCl