This is a list of medications that have reached the highest level of evidence for optimizing medication use based on CPIC guidelines. This list is not exhaustive of other common generic drug names.

Generic Drug Name

Brand Drug Name

Cardiology

Clopidogrel

Plavix

Simvastatin

Zocor

Warfarin

Coumadin

Hepatitis

Peginterferon alfa-2a

Pegasys

Infectious Disease

Abacavir

Ziagen

Atazanavir

Reyataz or Evotaz

Voriconazole

Vfend

Immune System

Azathioprine

Imuran

Tacrolimus

Prograf

Nausea/Vomiting

Ondansetron

Zofran

Neurology

Carbamazepine

Tegretol

Phenytoin

Dilantin

Oncology

Allopurinol

Zyloprim

Capecitabine

Xeloda

Fluorouracil

Adrucil

Irinotecan

Camptosar

Mercaptopurine

Purixan

Rasburicase

Elitek

Tamoxifen

Nolvadex

Thioguanine

Tabloid

Pain

Codeine

Codeine

Oxycodone

Oxycontin, Percocet

Tramadol

Ultram

Psychology

Amitriptyline

Elavil

Aripiprazole

Abilify

Atomoxetine

Strattera

Citalopram

Celexa

Clomipramine

Anafranil

Desipramine

Norpramin

Doxepin

Silenor

Escitalopram

Lexapro

Fluoxetine

Prozac

Fluvoxamine

Luvox

Imipramine

Tofranil

Nortriptyline

Pamelor

Paroxetine

Paxil

Sertraline

Zoloft

Trimipramine

Surmontil