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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.

Dacogen (decitabine)

For the treatment of both treatment-naïve and -experienced Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Daklinza (daclatasvir)

For the treatment of chronic HCV genotype 3

Daliresp (roflumilast)

For the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Dalvance (dalbavancin)

For the treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections


Pediatric vaccine for immunization against diptheria, tetanus and pertussis

Darzalex (daratumumab)

For the treatment of multiple myeloma

Daurismo (glasdegib)

For the treatment of newly-diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia in adults 75 years of age or older

Defitelio (defibrotide sodium)

For the treatment of hepatic veno-occlusive disease with renal or pulmonary dysfunction following HSCT

Degarelix (degarelix for injection)

For the treatment of prostate cancer

Delstrigo (doravirine, lamivudine, and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate)

For the treatment of HIV-1 infection

Dengvaxia (Dengue Tetravalent Vaccine, Live)

For the prevention of dengue disease

DentiPatch (lidocaine transoral delivery system)

Dental anesthetic patch

Depakote (divalproex sodium)

Treatment for epilepsy

Depakote (divalproex sodium)

Treatment for migraine headaches

Depakote ER (divalproex sodium)

For the prophylaxis (prevention) of migraine headaches in adults


Treatment for partial-thickness and severe burns

Descovy (emtricitabine and tenofovir alafenamide)

For the treatment of HIV-1 infection

Desmopressin Acetate (DDAVP)

Treatment for central diabetes insipidus

Desmopressin Acetate (DDAVP)

Treatment for nocturnal enuresis

Desonate (desonide)

For the treatment of atopic dermatitis

Detrol (tolterodine tartrate)

Treatment for an overactive bladder

Detrol LA (tolterodine tartrate)

For the treatment of overactive bladder with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency and frequency

Diacomit (stiripentol)

For the treatment of seizures associated with Dravet syndrome

Diclegis (doxylamine succinate + pyridoxine hydrochloride DR tablets)

For the treatment of nausea and vomiting of pregnancy

Differin (adapalene gel) Gel, 0.1%

Treatment for acne

Dificid (fidaxomicin)

For the treatment of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea

Diltiazem HCL, Extended-Release Capsules

For the reduction of high blood pressure

Diovan (valsartan)

Oral capsules and tablets for the treatment of hypertension

Diovan (valsartan)

Treatment for hypertension

Diovan HCT (valsartan)

Treatment for hypertension

Ditropan XL (oxybutynin chloride)

Treatment for and Overactive Bladder

Ditropan XL (oxybutynin chloride)

Treatment for overactive bladder

Doptelet (avatrombopag)

For the treatment of thrombocytopenia in adults with chronic liver disease scheduled to undergo a procedure

Doribax (doripenem)

For the treatment of intra-abdominal infections and urinary tract infections

Dostinex Tablets (cabergoline tablets)

Treatment of hyperprolactinemic disorders

Dovato (dolutegravir and lamivudine)

For the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults

Doxil (doxorubicin HCl liposome injection)

Treatment for ovarian cancer that is refractory to other first-line therapies


Treatment for sickle-cell anemia

Dsuvia (sufentanil)

For the management of acute pain

Duaklir Pressair (aclidinium bromide and formoterol fumarate)

For the maintenance treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Duavee (conjugated estrogens/bazedoxifene)

For the treatment of vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause and postmenopausal osteoporosis

Duexis (ibuprofen and famotidine)

For the relief of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and prevention of gastric ulcers

Dulera (mometasone furoate + formoterol fumarate dihydrate)

For the treatment of asthma

Duobrii (halobetasol propionate and tazarotene)

For the treatment of plaque psoriasis

DuoNeb (albuterol sulfate and ipratropium bromide)

For the treatment of bronchospasm associated with COPD

Duopa (carbidopa and levodopa) enteral suspension

For the treatment of motor fluctuations in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease

Dupixent (dupilumab)

For the treatment of atopic dermatitis

Dupixent (dupilumab)

For the treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyposis in adults

Dupixent (dupilumab)

For the treatment of moderate-to-severe asthma

Durezol (difluprednate)

For the treatment of inflammation and pain associated with ocular surgery


For the treatment of symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia

Duzallo (lesinurad and allopurinol)

For the treatment of hyperuricemia associated with gout

Dyloject (diclofenac sodium) Injection

For the management of mild, moderate or severe pain

Dymista (azelastine hydrochloride and fluticasone propionate)

For the relief of symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis


Treatment for acute bacterial exacerbations (chronic bronchitis and skin infections)

DynaCirc CR

Treatment for hypertension