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.

Cablivi (caplacizumab-yhdp)

For the treatment of acquired thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura

Cabometyx (cabozantinib)

For the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma

Caduet (amlodipine/atorvastatin)

For the treatment of hypertension, chronic stable angina and vasospastic angina

Cafcit Injection

For the short term treatment of apnea of prematurity in infants between 28 and <33 weeks gestational age.

Calquence (acalabrutinib)

For the treatment of mantle cell lymphoma

Cambia (diclofenac potassium for oral solution)

For the treatment of migraine attacks


Injectable treatment of B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia


Treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer

Campral (acamprosate calcium)

For the treatment of alcohol dependence and the maintenance of alcohol abstinence


Treatment for Colon or Rectal Cancer

Canasa (mesalamine)

For the treatment of active ulcerative proctitis


For the treatment of invasive aspergillosis

Captopril and hydrochlorotiazide

Treatment for hypertension

Carbaglu (carglumic acid)

For the treatment of hyperammonemia


Treatment for epileptic seizures and trigeminal neuralgia

Cardizem (R) (Diltiazem HC1 for injection) Monvial (R)

Delivery system for Monovial

Carnexiv (carbamazepine)

replacement therapy when oral administration is not feasible, in adults with seizures

Carrington patch

Treatment for canker sores

Caverject (alprostadil)

Treatment for impotence

Cayston (aztreonam for inhalation solution)

For the treatment of cystic fibrosis patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa


Diagnostic imaging product for colorectal cancer

Cedax (ceftibuten)

Treatment for chronic bronchitis, acute bacterial otitis media, pharyngitis/tonsillitis

Cefazolin and Dextrose USP

Respiratory tract infections

Ceftin (cefuroxime axetil)

Treatment of secondary bacterial infections of acute bronchitis


Treatment for depression


Treatment for the prevention of organ rejection inpatients undergoing heart transplants


Treatment for relief of vasomotor symptoms due to menopause


Treatment for symptoms associated with menopause

Cerdelga (eliglustat)

For the treatment of certain adult patients with Gaucher disease type 1


For the treatment of vitamin deficiency

Cervarix [Human Papillomavirus Bivalent (Types 16 and 18) Vaccine, Recombinant

For the prevention of cervical cancer and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia caused by HPV types 16 and 18


For the prevention of premature ovulation in women undergoing controlled ovarian stimulation

Chantix (varenicline)

For the treatment of nicotine addiction

Children's Advil (pediatric ibuprofen)

Treatment of fever and minor aches and pains

Children's Motrin Cold

For temporary relief of the common cold

Chloraprep (chlorhexidine gluconate)

For use as a patient preoperative skin preparation

Cholbam (cholic acid)

For the treatment of bile acid synthesis and peroxisomal disorders

Cialis (tadalafil)

Oral agent for the treatment for erectile dysfunction

Cimetadine Hydrochloride Oral Solution 300mg/5ml

Generic equivalent of Tagamet Oral Solution

Cimetidine Hydrochloride Oral Solution

Generic equivalent of Tagamet HB 200

Cimetidine Hydrochloride Oral Solution

Generic equivalent of Tagamet Oral Solution, 300 mg/5 ml

Cimzia (certolizumab pegol)

For the treatment of active ankylosing spondylitis

Cimzia (certolizumab pegol)

For the treatment of active psoriatic arthritis

Cimzia (certolizumab pegol)

For the treatment of Crohn’s disease

Cimzia (certolizumab pegol)

For the treatment of moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis

Cimzia (certolizumab pegol)

For the treatment of non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

Cimzia (certolizumab pegol)

For the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Cinqair (reslizumab)

For the treatment of severe asthma

Cinryze (C1 Inhibitor (Human))

For the treatment of angioedema attacks in adolescents/adults with Hereditary Angioedema

Cipro (ciprofloxacin HCl)

Treatment for acute sinusitis

Cipro (ciprofloxacin HCl)

Treatment for cystitis

Cipro (ciprofloxacin) I.V. and Cipro (ciprofloxacin HCI) tablets

Treatment for complicated intra-abdominal infections


Once-daily oral tablet for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and chronic ideopathic urticaria

Clarithromycin (Biaxin)

Treatment for the prevention of disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC)

Claritin RediTabs (10 mg loratadine rapidly-disintegrating tablet)

Treatment for seasonal allergy symptoms

Claritin Syrup (loratadine)

Treatment for children with seasonal allergies

Claritin-D 24 Hour Extended Release Tablets (10 mg loratadine, 240 mg pseudoephedrine sulfate)

Treatment for nasal congestion

Clemastine fumarate syrup

Generic equivalent of Tavist Syrup

Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate)

Treatment for bacterial vaginosis

Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate)

Treatment for bacterial vaginosis

Cleviprex (clevidipine)

For the treatment of hypertension when oral therapy is not feasible or not desirable


For the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis (loss of bone mass)

Clindamycin phosphate topical gel

For once a day treatment of acne vulgaris

Clindamycin Phosphate Topical Solution USP 1%

Generic equivalent of CLEOCIN Topical Solution 1%

Clolar (clofarabine)

For the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in pediatric patients

Clomipramine hydrochloride

Generic equivalent of Anafranil


Generic equivalent of Klonopin

Coartem (artemether/lumefantrine)

For the treatment of malaria infections due to Plasmodium falciparum

Colazal (balsalazide disodium)

Mild to moderately active ulcerative colitis

Colcrys (colchicine)

For gout flares and familial Mediterranean fever


Treatment for AIDS and HIV Infection

Cometriq (cabozantinib)

For the treatment of metastatic medullary thyroid cancer

Complera (emtricitabine/rilpivirine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate)

For the treatment of HIV-1 in treatment-naive adults


200mg entacapone tablets


For the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Condylox Gel 0.5% (pokofilox)

Treatment for external genital and perianal warts


HIV testing and counseling service

Contrave (naltrexone HCl and bupropion HCl)

For chronic weight management


Treatment for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis

Copiktra (duvelisib)

For the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia, small lymphocytic lymphoma or follicular lymphoma

Corlanor (ivabradine)

For the treatment of chronic heart failure


Treatment for severe high blood pressure

Corvert Injection (ibutilide fumarate injection)

Treatment for irregular contractions of the heart

Cosentyx (secukinumab)

For the treatment of plaque psoriasis


Treatment for glaucoma or ocular hypertension

Cotellic (cobimetinib)

For the treatment of BRAF V600E or V600K melanoma

Covera-HS (verapamil)

Treatment for hypertension and angina

Cresemba (isavuconazonium sulfate)

For the treatment of invasive aspergillosis and invasive mucormycosis

Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)

For the treatment of primary hypercholesterolemia (heterozygous familial and nonfamilial) and mixed dyslipidemia

Crinone 8% (progesterone gel)

Treatment for infertile women with pregestone deficiency

Crixivan (Indinavir sulfate)

Treatment for HIV infection

Crysvita (burosumab-twza)

For the treatment of X-linked hypophosphatemia


Treatment for respiratory distress syndrome in premature infants.

Cuvposa (glycopyrrolate)

For the treatment of chronic severe drooling in pediatrics with neurologic conditions

Cycloset, bromocriptine mesylate

For the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus


Treatment for Attention Deficit Disorder

Cymbalta (duloxetine)

For the treatment of major depressive disorder

Cyramza (ramucirumab)

For the treatment of gastric cancer

Cyramza (ramucirumab)

For the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma with elevated alpha-fetoprotein (AFP)

Cyramza (ramucirumab)

For the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer

Cyramza (ramucirumab)

For the treatment of metastatic non-small cell lung cancer

Cystaran (cysteamine hydrochloride)

For the treatment of corneal cystine crystal accumulation due to cystinosis