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Generic Drug List

The following is a list of brand name drugs and their generic equivalents.

Before using the list below you should know the following:
  • Drug companies often change how they package and market their products.
  • Many drugs may be available to treat the same medical conditions or symptoms.
  • Drug products enter and leave the marketplace constantly.
  • A drug can change from generic to brand status or brand to generic status without warning.
  • Certain forms or dosage amounts of drugs may be available as a generic, while others are not. For example,
    • A drug may be available in tablet form as a generic but not in the liquid form.
    • A drug may be offered in 5 mg uder a brand name but only a 1 mg tablet may be available as a generic.
Always check with your pharmacist if you have questions about the availability of a generic equivalent of your prescription.

Brand Name Generic Equivalent
A 
Accureticquinapril/hydrochlorothiazide
AccutaneAmnesteem
Aclovatealclometasone
Actigallursodiol
Adalat CCnifedipine ext-rel
Adderallamphetamine/dextroamphetamine mixed salts
Adipex-Pphentermine 37.5 mg
Agrylinanagrelide
Albalonnaphazoline
Aldactazidespironolactone/hydrochlorothiazide
Aldactonespironolactone
AlesseAviane 0.1/20 (levonorgestrel/EE)
Allegrafexofenadine
Amarylglimepiride
Anafranilclomipramine
Anaproxnaproxen sodium
Ansaidflurbiprofen
Antivertmeclizine
Aralenchloroquine phosphate
Aravaleflunomide
Armour Thyroidthyroid
Ativanlorazepam
Atroventipratropium bromide soln
AtroventNasal Spray ipratropium bromide soln nasal spray
Augmentinamoxicillin/potassium clavulanate
Avitatretinoin
Axidnizatidine
Aygestinnorethindrone acetate
Azulfidinesulfasalazine
Azulfidine EN-Tabssulfasalazine delayed-rel
B  
Bactrobanmupirocin
Bentyldicyclomine
Benzac ACbenzoyl peroxide
Benzamycinerythromycin/benzoyl peroxide
Benzoticbenzocaine/antipyrine
Betaganlevobunolol
Betapace AFsotalol
Biaxinclarithromycin
Bio-Statinnystatin
Bleph-10sulfacetamide 10%
Blocadrentimolol
Bontrilphendimetrazine
Brethineterbutaline
BreviconNecon 0.5/35 (norethindrone/EE)
Bumexbumetanide
Busparbuspirone
C 
Cafergotergotamine/caffeine
Calanverapamil
Calan SRverapamil ext-rel
Capotencaptopril
Capozidecaptopril/hydrochlorothiazide
Carafatesucralfate
Cardec-DMdextromethorphan/carbinoxamine/pseudoephedrine
Cardenenicardipine
Cardizemdiltiazem
Cardizem CDdiltiazem ext-rel
Cardizem SRdiltiazem ext-rel
Carduradoxazosin
Cataflamdiclofenac potassium
Catapresclonidine
Ceclorcefaclor
Ceftincefuroxime axetil
Ciloxanciprofloxacin
Ciprociprofloxacin tabs
Claritinloratadine (available OTC without a doctor's prescription)
Cleocinclindamycin
Cleocincleocin Tclindamycin gel/lotion/soln
CleocinVaginal Cream clindamycin cream
Climaraestradiol transdermal
Clinorilsulindac
Clomidclomiphene
Clozarilclozapine
Colocorthydrocortisone enema
Compazineprochlorperazine
Condyloxpodofilox
Copegusribavirin tabs
Cordaroneamiodarone
Corgardnadolol
Cortefhydrocortisone
Cortisporin Ophthneomycin/polymyxin B/hydrocortisone
Cortisporin Oticneomycin/polymyxin B/hydrocortisone
Coumadinwarfarin
Crolomcromolyn sodium
Cutivatefluticasone propionate crm 0.05%, oint 0.005%
Cyclocortamcinonide crm/lotion/oint 0.1%
Cyclogylcyclopentolate
Cytotecmisoprostol
Cytoveneganciclovir
Cytoxancyclophosphamide
D 
Dalmaneflurazepam
Dantriumdantrolene
Darvocet-Npropoxyphene nap/acetaminophen
Darvonpropoxyphene hcl
Dayprooxaprozin
Ddavpdesmopressin inj/nasal/tabs
Decadrondexamethasone
Deconamine SRchlorpheniramine 8 mg/pseudoephedrine 120 mg ext-rel
Demadextorsemide
Demerolmeperidine
Demulen 1/35Kelnor 1/35, Zovia 1/35 (ethynodiol diacetate/EE)
Demulen 1/50Kelnor 1/35, Zovia 1/50(ethynodiol diacetate/EE)
Depakenevalproic acid
Depo-Proveramedroxyprogesterone acetate 150 mg/mL
DesogenApri, Reclipsen, Solia (0.15/30 desogestrel/EE)
Desoxynmethamphetamine
Desowendesonide cream/lotion/oint 0.05%
Desyreltrazodone
Dexedrinedextroamphetamine
Dexedrine spansuledextroamphetamine extrel
D.H.E. 45dihydroergotamine mesylate
Diabetaglyburide
Diabinesechlorpropamide
Diflucanfluconazole
Dilacor XRdiltiazem ext-rel
Dilantinphenytoin sodium extended
Dilaudidhydromorphone
Diprolene AFbetamethasone dipropionate crm/lotion/oint 0.05%
Diprolenegel betamethasone dipropionate augmented gel 0.05%
Diproleneoint betamethasone dipropionate augmented oint 0.05%
Ditropanoxybutynin
Dolobiddiflunisal
Domeboro Oticacetic acid/aluminum acetate
Donnatalatropine/hyoscyamine/scopolamine/phenobarbital
Drisdolergocalciferol (D2)
Duragesicfentanyl transdermal
Duricefcefadroxil
Dyazidetriamterene/hydrochlorothiazide 37.5/25 caps
E 
E.E.S.erythromycin ethylsuccinate
EC-Naprosynnaproxen delayed-release
Efudexfluorouracil soln
Eldeprylselegiline caps
Eldopaque ForteMelpaque HP (hydroquinone)
Elimitepermethrin 5%
Eloconmometasone furoate crm/oint 0.1%
Emlalidocaine/prilocaine
Entex PSEpseudoephedrine/guaifenesin ext-rel
Erycerythromycin delayed-rel pellets
Erygelerythromycin gel 2%
Esgicbutalbital/acetaminophen/caffeine
Esgic-Plusbutalbital/acetaminophen/caffeine
Eskalith CRlithium carbonate ext-rel
Estraceestradiol
EstratestSyntest DS
Estratest H.S.Syntest HS
Eulexinflutamide
F 
Feldenepiroxicam
Fioricetbutalbital/acetaminophen/caffeine
Fiorinalbutalbital/aspirin/caffeine
Flagylmetronidazole
Flagyl 375metronidazole 375 mg
Flagyl ERmetronidazole ext-rel
Flarexfluorometholone
Flexerilcyclobenzaprine
Florineffludrocortisone
Floxinofloxacin
Floxin Oticofloxacin otic
Flumadinerimantadine
Fmlfluorometholone
G 
Gentakgentamicin
Glucophagemetformin
Glucophage XRmetformin ext-rel
Glucotrolglipizide
Glucovanceglyburide/metformin
Glynaseglyburide micronized
Golytelypeg 3350/electrolytes
Guiatuss ACcodeine/guaifenesin
Guiatuss DACcodeine/pseudoephedrine/guaifenesin
H 
Halciontriazolam
Histussin HChydrocodone/chlorpheniramine/phenylephrine
Humatinparomomycin
Hycodanhydrocodone/homatropine
Hydreahydroxyurea
Hytonehydrocortisone crm 2.5%
Hytrinterazosin
I 
Imdurisosorbide mononitrate ext-rel
Imuranazathioprine
Inderalpropranolol
Indocinindomethacin
Indocin SRindomethacin ext-rel
Inflamase Forteprednisolone phosphate 1%
Intalcromolyn sodium soln
Ismoisosorbide mononitrate
Isoptin SRverapamil ext-rel
Isopto Atropineatropine
Isopto Carpinepilocarpine
Isopto Homatropinehomatropine
Isordilisosorbide dinitrate, oral
JNone
K 
K-durpotassium chloride ext-rel tabs
Keflexcephalexin
Kenalogtriamcinolone acetonide crm/lotion 0.025%
Kenalog in Orabasetriamcinolone paste
Kerlonebetaxolol
Klonopinclonazepam
K-lor 20potassium chloride 20mEq
K-Lytepotassium bicarbonate/calcium
K-Lyte/CLpotassium bicarbonate/potassium chloride/calcium
K-tabpotassium chloride ext-rel tabs 10mEq
L 
Lac-Hydrinammonium lactate 12%
Lanoxindigoxin
Lariammefloquine
Lasixfurosemide
Levbidhyoscyamine sulfate extrel
LevlenLevora, Portia (0.15/30 levonorgestrel/EE)
LevliteLessina (0.1/20 levonorgestrel/EE)
Levsinhyoscyamine sulfate
Levsinexhyoscyamine sulfate extrel
Libriumchlordiazepoxide
Lidexfluocinonide crm/oint/gel 0.05%
Lithobidlithium carbonate ext-rel
Lo/ovralCryselle, Low-Ogestrel (0.3/3 norgestrel/EE)
Locoidhydrocortisone butyrate
Lodineetodolac
Lodine XLetodalac ext-rel
Loestrin 1/20Microgestin 1/20 (norethindrone acetate/EE)
Loestrin 1.5/30Microgestin 1.5/30 (norethindrone acetate/EE)
Loestrin FE 1/20Microgestin FE 1/20 (norethindrone acetate/EE/iron)
Loestrin FE 1.5/30Microgestin FE 1.5/30 (norethindrone acetate/EE/iron)
Lomotildiphenoxylate/atropine
Lonitenminoxidil
Lopidgemfibrozil
Lopressormetoprolol
Loproxciclopirox
Lorcethydrocodone/acetaminophen
Lortabhydrocodone/acetaminophen
Lotensinbenazepril
Lotensin HCTbenazepril/hydrochlorothiazide
Loxitaneloxapine
Lozolindapamide
Luridefluoride drops
Luride Lozi-Tabsfluoride tablets
LustraMelquin HP, hydroquinone
M 
Macrobidnitrofurantoin ext-rel
Macrodantinnitrofurantoin macrocrystals
Maxidonehydrocodone/acetaminophen
Maxitrolneomycin/polymyxin B/dexamethasone
Maxzidetriamterene/hydrochlorothiazide 75/50
Maxzide-25triamterene/hydrochlorothiazide 37.5/25 tabs
Medrolmethylprednisolone
Megacemegestrol acetate
Mestinonpyridostigmine
Metadate ERmethylphenidate ext-rel
Metaglipglipizide/metformin
Mevacorlovastatin
Mexitilmexiletine
Micro-K 10potassium chloride ext-rel caps 10 mEq
Micronaseglyburide
Midrinacetaminophen/dichloralphenazone/isometheptene
Minipressprazosin
Minocinminocycline
Miralaxpolyethylene glycol 3350
MircetteKariva (desogestrel/EE)
ModiconNecon 0.5/35 (norethindrone/EE)
Modureticamiloride/hydrochlorothiazide
Monodoxdoxyclycline monohydrate
Monoprilfosinopril
Motrinibuprofen
MS Continmorphine ext-rel
Msirmorphine
Myambutolethambutol
Mycelexclotrimazole troches
Mycolog-IInystatin/triamcinolone
Mycostatinnystatin
Mysolineprimidone
N 
Naprosynnaproxen
Navanethiothixene
Neo-Synephrinephenylephrine
Neoralcyclosporine (modified)
Neosporinneomycin/polymyxin B/gramicidin
Neurontingabapentin
Nicotinenicotine transdermal
Nitro-durnitroglycerin transdermal
Nitrostatnitroglycerin sublingual
Nizoralketoconazole
Nizoral Shampooketoconazole shampoo 2%
Nolvadextamoxifen
NordetteLevora, Portia (0.15/30 levonorgestrel/EE)
Norflexorphenadrine
Norgesicorphenadrine/aspirin/caffeine
Norgesic forteorphenadrine/aspirin/caffeine
Norinyl 1+35Necon 1/35, Nortrel 1/35 (norethindrone/EE)
Norinyl 1+50Necon 1/50 (norethindrone/ME)
Norpacedisopyramide
Norpace CRdisopyramide ext-rel
Norpramindesipramine
Nor-QDCamila, Nora-Be
Nulevhyoscyamine sulfate
Nutracorthydrocortisone lotion 1%
O 
Ocufloxofloxacin
Ogenestropipate
Optipranololmetipranolol
Orapredprednisolone sodium phosphate
Ortho-CeptApri, Solia (0.15/30 desogestrel/EE)
Ortho-CyclenMononessa, Previfem, Sprintec (0.25/35 norgestimate/EE)
Ortho MicronorErrin, Jolivette
Ortho-Novum 1/35Necon 1/35, Nortrel 1/35 (norethindrone/EE)
Ortho-Novum 1/50Necon 1/50 (norethindrone/ME)
Ortho-Novum 7/7/7Necon 7/7/7, Nortrel 7/7/7
Ortho-Novum 10/11Necon 10/11 (norethindrone/EE)
Ortho Tri-cyclenTrinessa, Tri-Previfem, Tri-Sprintec
Orudisketoprofen
Ovacesulfacetamide wash 10%
Oxycontinoxycodone ext-rel
Oxyfastoxycodone
Oxyiroxycodone
P 
Paceroneamiodarone
Pamelornortriptyline
Pancrease MTpancrelipase delayed-rel
Parafon Forte DSCchlorzoxazone
Parlodelbromocriptine
Paxilparoxetine hcl
Pediapredprednisolone sodium phosphate
Pediazoleerythromycin/ sulfisoxazole
Pepcidfamotidine
Percocetoxycodone/acetaminophen
Percodanoxycodone/aspirin
Peridexchlorhexidine gluconate
Permaxpergolide
Persantinedipyridamole
Phenerganpromethazine
Phenterminephentermine
Phrenilinbutalbital/acetaminophen
Phrenilin Fortebutalbital/acetaminophen
Plaquenilhydroxychloroquine
Plexionsulfacetamide/sulfur
Polysporinbacitracin/polymyxin B
Polytrimpolymyxin B/trimethoprim
Poly-Vi-Flormultivitamins/fluoride/±iron drops/tabs
Pred Forteprednisolone acetate 1%
Pregnylchorionic gonadotropin
Preloneprednisolone syrup
Prilosec 10 mg, 20 mgomeprazole 10 mg, 20 mg (20 mg capsules only)
Prinivillisinopril
Prinzidelisinopril/hydrochlorothiazide
Proamatinemidodrine
Procardia XLnifedipine ext-rel
Proctocorthydrocortisone supp, rectal
Proctocream-HC 2.5%hydrocortisone cream 2.5%
Propinedipivefrin
Prosomestazolam
Proventilalbuterol
Proventil HFAalbuterol
Proveramedroxyprogesterone acetate
Prozacfluoxetine
Psorcondiflorasone diacetate crm/oint 0.05%
Pyridiumphenazopyridine
Q 
Questranholestyramine cans/pkt
Questran-Lightnone
R 
Rebetolribavirin caps
Reglanmetoclopramide
Relafennabumetone
Remeronmirtazapine
Remeron soltabmirtazapine
Restoriltemazepam
Retin-Atretinoin
Retrovirzidovudine syrup, tabs
Revianaltrexone
Rifadinrifampin
Ritalinmethylphenidate
Ritalin-SRmethylphenidate ext-rel 20 mg
RMSmorphine suppositories
Robaxinmethocarbamol
Rocaltrolcalcitriol (1,25-D3)
Rowasamesalamine rectal susp
Roxicodoneoxycodone
Rythmolpropafenone
S 
Salagenpilocarpine
Sandimmunecyclosporine
Sectralacebutolol
Selsunselenium sulfide shampoo 2.5%
Septrasulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim
Septra DSsulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim
Seraxoxazepam
Serzonenefazodone
Silvadenesilver sulfadiazine
Sinemetcarbidopa/levodopa
Sinemet CRcarbidopa/levodopa extrel
Sinequandoxepin
Solaquin ForteNuquin HP (hydroquinone)
Somacarisoprodol
Soma compoundcarisoprodol/aspirin
Spectazoleeconazole nitrate
Sporanoxitraconazole
Synalarfluocinolone acetonide crm/oint 0.025%/soln 0.01%
Synthroidlevothyroxine
T 
Tagametcimetidine
Talacenpentazocine/acetaminophen
Talwin NXpentazocine/naloxone
Tambocorflecainide
Tapazolemethimazole
Tegretolcarbamazepine
Temovateclobetasol propionate crm/oint 0.05%
Tenexguanfacine
Tenoreticatenolol/chlorthalidone
Tenorminatenolol
Tenuatediethylpropion
Terazol 3terconazole 0.8% crm/supp
Terazol 7terconazole 0.4% crm
Tessalonbenzonatate
TiazacTaztia XT
Ticlidticlopidine
Tigantrimethobenzamide
Timoptictimolol maleate
Timoptic Ocudosetimolol maleate
Timoptic-XEtimolol maleate gel
Tobrextobramycin
Tofranilimipramine hcl
Tolectintolmetin sodium
Topicortdesoximetasone crm/oint 0.25%/gel 0.05%
Toradolketorolac
Trandatelabetalol
Tranxeneclorazepate
Trentalpentoxifylline ext-rel
Tri-levlenEnpresse, Trivora (levonorgestrel/EE)
TriphasilEnpresse, Trivora (levonorgestrel/EE)
Tri-Vi-Florvitamins ADC/fluoride/±iron drops
Tylenol with Codeinecodeine/acetaminophen
Tyloxoxycodone/acetaminophen
U 
Ultramtramadol
Ultravatehalobetasol
Uniphyltheophylline ext-rel tabs
Urecholinebethanechol
Urispasflavoxate
V 
Valiumdiazepam
Vantincefpodoxime tabs
Vasereticenalapril/hydrochlorothiazide
Vasocidinsulfacetamide 10%/prednisolone phosphate 0.25%
Vasotecenalapril
Ventolin HFAalbuterol
Vepesidetoposide
Vibramycindoxycycline hyclate
Vicodinhydrocodone/acetaminophen
Vicodin EShydrocodone/acetaminophen
Vicoprofenhydrocodone/ibuprofen
Videx ECdidanosine delayedrelease
Viroptictrifluridine
Vistarilhydroxyzine pamoate
Vitamin B-12cyanocobalamin injection
Voltarendiclofenac sodium delayed-rel
Voltaren-XRdiclofenac sodium ext-rel
W 
Wellbutrinbupropion
Wellbutrin SRbupropion ext-rel
Westcorthydrocortisone valerate crm/oint 0.2%
X 
Xanaxalprazolam
Xylocaine Viscouslidocaine viscous
YNone
Z 
Zanaflextizanidine
Zantacranitidine tabs
Zarontinethosuximide
Zaroxolynmetolazone
Zebetabisoprolol
Zephrex LAguaifenesin/pseudoephedrine ext-rel
Zestoreticlisinopril/hydrochlorothiazide
Zestrillisinopril
Ziacbisoprolol/hydrochlorothiazide
Zithromaxazithromycin
Zonegranzonisamide
Zoviraxacyclovir
Zybanbuproprion ext-rel
Zyloprimallopurinol

It is the job of the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ensure that each generic drug is safe and effective. From quality and performance to manufacturing and labeling, all generic drugs must meet FDA standards.



 

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