FDA Approved Drugs by Name

Search by brand name for drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for sale in the United States. Each listing contains a brief description of the indication for use. Click on the drug name for a complete product profile, including general information, clinical trial results, side effects and manufacture information.

Sabril (vigabatrin)

For the treatment of infantile spasms and complex partial seizures

Saizen

Treatment for growth hormone deficiency and Turner Syndrome

Salagen Tablets

Treatment for Sjogren's Syndrome

Samsca (tolvaptan)

For the treatment of hyponatremia

Sanctura (trospium chloride)

For the treatment of overactive bladder with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence

Sancuso (granisetron)

For the treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting

Saphris (asenapine)

For the treatment of schizophrenia and manic or mixed bipolar 1 episodes

Savaysa (edoxaban)

For the treatment of deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism and risk of stroke and embolism due to atrial fibrillation

Savella (milnacipran hydrochloride)

For the treatment of fibromyalgia

Saxenda (liraglutide [rDNA origin] injection)

For chronic weight management

Sclerosol Intrapleural Aerosol

Treatment for malignant pleural effusions

Seasonale, Lo Seasonale, Seasonique (ethinylestradiol + levonorgestrel)

For the prevention of contraception

SecreFlo (secretin)

To aid in the diagnosis of pancreatic dysfunction and gastrinoma

Selegiline tablets

Generic equivalent of Eldepryl tablets

Self-examination breast pad

Self-examination breast pad

Selzentry (maraviroc)

For the treatment of CCR5-tropic HIV-1

Sensipar (cinacalcet)

For the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism and hypercalcemia in parathyroid carcinoma patients

Seprafilm

Treatment for the reduction of scar tissue as a result of abdominal or pelvic surgery

Serevent

Treatment of asthma

Seroquel (R) (quetiapine fumarate) Tablets

Treatment for schizophrenia

Shingrix (Zoster Vaccine Recombinant, Adjuvanted)

For the prevention of herpes zoster (shingles)

Signifor (pasireotide diaspartate)

For the treatment of Cushing's disease

Signifor LAR (pasireotide)

For the treatment of acromegaly

Silenor (doxepin)

For the treatment of insomnia

Siliq (brodalumab)

For the treatment of plaque psoriasis

Simponi (golimumab)

For the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis

Simponi (golimumab)

For the treatment of ulcerative colitis

Simulect

Treatment for acute organ transplant rejection

Singulair

Treatment for asthma

Sirturo (bedaquiline)

For the treatment of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis

Sitavig (acyclovir) buccal tablets

For the treatment of recurrent herpes labialis in adults

Sivextro (tedizolid phosphate)

For the treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections

Skelid (tiludronate disodium)

Treatment for Paget’s disease of bone

Skin Exposure Reduction Paste Against Chemical Warfare Agents (SERPACWA)

To reduce absorption of chemical warfare agents through the skin

Sklice (ivermectin) lotion

For the treatment of head lice

Soliqua 100/33 (insulin glargine and lixisenatide injection)

For the treatment of inadequately controlled type II diabetes

Soliris (eculizumab)

For the treatment of PNH, aHUS and generalized Myasthenia Gravis

Solosec (secnidazole)

For the treatment of bacterial vaginosis

Somatuline Depot (lanreotide acetate)

For the treatment of acromegaly

Somavert (pegvisomant)

Injectable formulation for the treatment of acromegaly

Sonata

Treatment fo insomnia

Soolantra (ivermectin) cream, 1%

For the treatment of inflammatory lesions of rosacea

Sovaldi (sofosbuvir)

For the treatment of hepatitis C

Spectracef

Oral tablets for the treatment of mild to moderate bacterial infections

Spinraza (nusinersen)

For the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy

Spiriva HandiHaler (tiotropium bromide)

For the treatment of bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

SPORANOX (itraconazole)

Treatment for oral thrush

Sprix (ketorolac tromethamine)

For the treatment of moderate to severe pain

Sprycel (dasatinib)

For the treatment of imatinib-resistant chronic myeloid leukemia

Stavzor (valproic acid delayed release)

For the treatment of bipolar manic disorder, seizures and migraine headaches

Stelara (ustekinumab)

For the treatment of plaque psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and Crohn's disease

Stendra (avanafil)

For the treatment of erectile dysfunction

Stendra (avanafil)

For the treatment of erectile dysfunction

Stiolto Respimat (tiotropium bromide and olodaterol)

For the maintenance of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Stivarga (regorafenib)

For the treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumor

Stivarga (regorafenib)

For the treatment of previously treated patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Strattera (atomoxetine HCl)

For the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children, adolescents and adults.

Strensiq (asfotase alfa)

For the treatment of hypophosphatasia

Stribild (elvitegravir, cobicistat, emtricitabine, tenofovir disoproxil fumarate)

For the treatment of HIV-1 infection

Striverdi Respimat (olodaterol)

For the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Stromectol (ivermectin)

Treatment for nondisseminated intestinal threadworm

Subsys (fentanyl sublingual spray)

For the treatment of breakthrough cancer pain

Subutex/Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone)

Oral tablets for the treatment of opiate dependence

Sulfamylon

Treatment used to control bacterial infections on excised burn wounds

Supartz

Joint fluid therapy for treatment of osteoarthritis in the knee

Supprelin LA (histrelin acetate)

For the treatment of central precocious puberty

Surfaxin (lucinactant)

For the treatment of respiratory distress syndrome in premature infants

Sustiva

Once-daily oral tablet for the the treatment of HIV infection

Sustol (granisetron)

For the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting

Sutent (sunitinib malate)

For the treatment of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors

Sutent (sunitinib)

For the treatment of kidney cancer and gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Sylatron (peginterferon alfa-2b)

For the treatment of melanoma

Sylvant (siltuximab)

For the treatment of multicentric Castleman’s disease

Symlin (pramlintide)

For the treatment of type I and type II diabetes

Symproic (naldemedine)

For the treatment of opioid-induced constipation

Synagis

Treatment for the prevention of serious lower respiratory tract disease in infants

Syndros (dronabinol oral solution)

For the treatment of anorexia associated with AIDS and nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy

Synercid I.V.

quinupristin and dalfopristin for injection

Synjardy (empagliflozin and metformin hydrochloride)

For the treatment of type II diabetes

Synribo (omacetaxine mepesuccinate)

For the treatment of chronic or accelerated phase chronic myeloid leukemia

Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium)

For replacement or supplemental therapy for hypothyroidism and pituitary thyroid stimulating hormone suppression

Synvisc, Synvisc-One (Hylan GF 20)

For the treatment of pain associated with osteoarthritis of the knee