FDA Requires Boxed Warnings for Deadly Opioid-Benzo Combo Risks

SEPTEMBER 01, 2016
Jennifer Barrett, Assistant Editor
Table 2: Benzodiazepines and Other CNS Depressants

Generic Name Brand Name(s)
Benzodiazepines
alprazolam Xanax, Xanax XR
chlordiazepoxide Librium, Librax
clobazam Onfi
clonazepam Klonopin
clorazepate Gen-Xene, Tranxene
diazepam Diastat, Diastat Acudial, Valium
estazolam No brand name currently marketed
flurazepam No brand name currently marketed
lorazepam Ativan
oxazepam No brand name currently marketed
quazepam Doral
temazepam Restoril
triazolam Halcion
Other Sleep Drugs and Tranquilizers
butabarbital sodium Butisol
eszopiclone Lunesta
pentobarbital Nembutal
ramelteon Rozerem
secobarbital sodium Seconal sodium
suvorexant Belsomra
zaleplon Sonata
zolpidem Ambien, Ambien CR, Edluar, Intermezzo, Zolpimist
Muscle Relaxants
baclofen Gablofen, Lioresal
carisoprodol Soma, Soma Compound, Soma Compound w/ codeine
chlorzoxazone No brand name currently marketed
cyclobenzaprine Amrix
dantrolene Dantrium, Revonto, Ryanodex
metaxalone Skelaxin
methocarbamol Robaxin, Robaxin-750
orphenadrine No brand name currently marketed
tizanidine Zanaflex
Antipsychotics
aripiprazole Abilify, Abilify Maintena, Aristada
asenapine Saphris
cariprazine Vraylar
chlorpromazine No brand name currently marketed
clozapine Clozaril, Fazaclo ODT, Versacloz
fluphenazine No brand name currently marketed
haloperidol Haldol
iloperidone Fanapt
loxapine Adasuve
lurasidone Latuda
molindone No brand name currently marketed
olanzapine Symbyax, Zyprexa, Zyprexa Relprevv, Zyprexa Zydis
paliperidone Invega, Invega Sustenna, Invega Trinza
perphenazine No brand name currently marketed
pimavanserin Nuplazid
quetiapine Seroquel, Seroquel XR
risperidone Risperdal, Risperdal Consta
thioridazine No brand name currently marketed
thiothixene Navane
trifluoperazine No brand name currently marketed
ziprasidone Geodon

*This is not a comprehensive list.




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