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.

Vabomere (meropenem and vaborbactam)

For the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections

Valchlor (mechlorethamine) gel

For the treatment of Stage IA/IB mycosisfungoides-type cutaneous T-cell lymphoma

Valcyte (valganciclovir HCl)

For the treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with AIDS


Treatment for Bladder Cancer

Valtrex (valacyclovir HCl)

Treatment for recurrent genital herpes

Vancenase AQ 84 mcg Double Strength

Treatment for allergic and non-allergic rhinitis

Vanceril 84 mcg Double Strength (beclomethasone dipropionate, 84 mcg) Inhalation Aerosol

Treatment for asthma

Vandetanib (vandetanib)

For the treatment of thyroid cancer

Vaprisol (conivaptan)

For the treatment of euvolemic hyponatremia

Varithena (polidocanol injectable foam)

For the treatment of varicose veins

VariZIG, Varicella Zoster Immune Globulin (Human)

For the post-exposure prophylaxis of varicella zoster (chickenpox)

Varubi (rolapitant)

For the prevention of delayed nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy

Vascepa (icosapent ethyl)

For the treatment of hypertriglyceridemia

Vaxchora (Cholera Vaccine, Live, Oral)

For active immunization against Cholera

Vaxelis (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, poliomyelitis, hepatitis B, Haemophilus influenzae type b)

For the prevention of diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, poliomyelitis, hepatitis B, and Haemophilus influenzae type b

Vectibix (panitumumab)

For the treatment of colorectal cancer

Velcade (bortezomib)

Injectable agent for the treatment of multiple myeloma patients who have received at least two prior therapies.

Veltassa (patiromer)

For the treatment of hyperkalemia

Veltin (clindamycin phosphate and tretinoin)

For the treatment of acne vulgaris

Vemlidy (tenofovir alafenamide)

For the treatment of chronic hepatitis B

Venclexta (venetoclax)

For the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia with 17p deletion

Venclexta (venetoclax) plus Gazyva (obinutuzumab)

For the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia or small lymphocytic lymphoma

Venofer (iron sucrose injection)

For the treatment of iron deficiency anemia in patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis

Ventolin HFA (albuterol sulfate inhalation aerosol)

For the treatment or prevention of bronchospasm

Veramyst (fluticasone furoate)

For the treatment of seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis


Generic equivalent of Knoll's Isoptin SR and Searle's Calan SR

Verdeso (desonide)

For the treatment of atopic dermatitis

Veregen (kunecatechins)

For the treatment of external genital and perianal warts

VERSED (midazolam HCI)

Treatment for sedating children who must undergo painful surgery

Verzenio (abemaciclib)

For the treatment of HR+, HER2- breast cancer

Vesicare (solifenacin succinate)

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

Vfend (voriconazole)

For the treatment of fungal infections

Viadur (leuprolide acetate implant)

For pain relief in men with advanced prostate cancer


Treatment for impotence

Vibativ (telavancin)

For the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections

Vibativ (telavancin)

For the treatment of hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia caused by staph aureus

Viberzi (eluxadoline)

For the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea

Victoza (liraglutide)

For the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Victrelis (boceprevir)

For the treatment of chronic hepatitis C genotype 1

Vidaza (azacitidine)

For the treatment of several myelodysplastic syndrome subtypes including refractory and chronic myelomonocytic leukemias

Videx (didanosine)

Treatment of HIV infection

Viekira Pak (ombitasvir, paritaprevir, ritonavir and dasabuvir) tablets

For the treatment of genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C virus

Viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride)

For the treatment of major depressive disorder

Vimizim (elosulfase alfa)

For the treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis type IVA

Vimovo (naproxen + esomeprazole)

For the treatment of arthritis in patients at risk for NSAID-associated ulcers

Vimpat (lacosamide)

For the treatment of partial-onset seizures in adults with epilepsy

Viokace (pancrelipase) tablets

For the treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency due to chronic pancreatitis or pancreatectomy

Vioxx (rofecoxib)

For the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

VIRACEPT (nelfinavir mesylate)

Treatment for HIV infection in adults and children

Viramune (nevirapine)

Treatment for HIV infection

Viread (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate)

For the treatment of hepatitis B

Viread (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate)

Once-daily oral tablet for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection


Treatment for inflammation of the cornea in children due to herpes simplex virus

Visicol Tablet

For cleansing of the bowel as a preparation for colonoscopy, in adults 18 years of age and older

Visipaque (iodixanol)

Diagnostic contrast agent

Vistide (cidofovir)

For the treatment of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis

Vistide (cidofovir)

Treatment for cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis

Vistogard (uridine triacetate)

For the emergency treatment of patients with a fluorouracil or capecitabine overdose

Visudyne (verteporfin for injection)

For the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD)

Vitrakvi (larotrectinib)

For the treatment of solid tumors that have a neurotrophic receptor tyrosine kinase (NTRK) gene fusion

Vitrasert Implant

Drug delivery system for the treatment of cytomegalovirus

Vitravene Injection

Treatment for CMV in AIDS patients

Vivelle (estradiol transdermal system)

For the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis

Vivelle (estradiol transdermal system)

Treatment for moderate and severe vasomotor menopausal symptoms

Vivelle-Dot (estradiol transdermal system)

For the prevention of post-menopausal osteoporosis

Vivitrol (naltrexone for extended-release injectable suspension)

For the prevention of relapse to opioid dependence

Vivitrol (naltrexone for extended-release injectable suspension)

For the treatment of alcohol dependence

Vivlodex (meloxicam)

For the management of osteoarthritis pain

Vizimpro (dacomitinib)

For the treatment of metastatic non-small cell lung cancer

Vogelxo (testosterone) gel

For males with a deficiency or absence of endogenous testosterone

Vonvendi [von Willebrand factor (Recombinant)]

For the on-demand treatment and control of bleeding episodes in adults with von Willebrand disease

Voraxaze (glucarpidase)

For the treatment of toxic plasma methotrexate concentrations in patients with impaired renal function

Vosevi (sofosbuvir, velpatasvir, and voxilaprevir)

For the treatment of hepatitis C

Votrient (pazopanib)

For the treatment of renal cell carcinoma

Votrient (pazopanib)

For the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma

Vpriv (velaglucerase alfa for injection)

For the treatment of type 1 Gaucher disease

Vraylar (cariprazine)

For the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder

Vyleesi (bremelanotide injection)

For the treatment of premenopausal women with acquired, generalized hypoactive sexual desire disorder

Vyndaqel (tafamidis meglumine) and Vyndamax (tafamidis)

For the treatment of cardiomyopathy of wild type or hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis

Vyvanse (Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate)

For the treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Vyxeos (daunorubicin and cytarabine)

For the treatment of newly-diagnosed therapy-related AML or AML with myelodysplasia-related changes

Vyzulta (latanoprostene bunod ophthalmic solution)

For the reduction of intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension