Explains what psychiatric drugs are, what to know before taking them, and information on side effects and coming off medication.
The list below contains all the names of the psychiatric drugs currently available in the UK, and directs you to more detailed information about each drug.
(Some drugs may be called by several different names, which is why they may appear in the table more than once. See our page about drug names for more information).
If the drug you are looking for is not listed here, it may have been discontinued or be unavailable in the UK.
This information was published in July 2017. We will revise it in 2018.
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