Antipsychotics A–Z

Provides detailed information on all antipsychotic drugs currently available in the UK.

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There are currently 24 antipsychotic drugs licensed in the UK. These are listed alphabetically to the left of this screen. Some of them also come in a depot injection as well as tablets – these are listed separately below.

Some of these drugs have more than one name. You might know a drug by its generic name or you might know it by a trade name (see our page about drug names for more information on this). 

The table below lists all the possible names you might know an antipsychotic by, including both generic and trade names, and directs you to our page of detailed information about that drug.

Abilify (see aripiprazole) Haldol (see haloperidol) quetiapine
Abilify Maintena (depot; see aripiprazole) Haldol decanoate (depot; see haloperidol) Risperdal (see risperidone)
amisulpride haloperidol Risperdal Consta (depot: see risperidone)
Anquil (see benperidol) haloperidol decanoate (depot) risperidone
aripiprazole Invega (see paliperidone) Serenace (see haloperidol)
asenapine Largactil (see chlorpromazine) Seroquel (see quetiapine)
Atrolak (see quetiapine) Latuda (see lurasidone) Solian (see amisulpride)
benperidol levomepromazine Stelazine (see trifluoperazine)
Biquelle (see quetiapine) lurasidone Stemetil (see prochlorperazine)
chlorpromazine Modecate (depot; see fluphenazine decanoate) sulpiride
Clopixol (see zuclopentixol) Neulactil (see pericyazine) Sulpor (see sulpiride)
Clopixol Acuphase (see zuclopentixol) Nozinan (see levomepromazine) Sycrest (see asenapine)
Clopizol Concentrate (depot; see zuclopentixol decanoate) olanzapine Tenprolide (see quetiapine)
clozapine olanzapine pamoate monohydrate (depot) Trevicta (see paliperidone)
Clozaril (see clozapine) Orap (see pimozide) trifluoperazine
Denzapine (see clozapine) paliperidone Xeplion (depot; see paliperidone)
Depixol (see flupentixol) paliperidone palmitate (depot) Zaluron (see quetiapine)
Dolmatil (see sulpiride) pericyazine zuclopentixol
Dozic (see haloperidol) perphenazine zuclopentixol decanoate (depot)
Ebesque (see quetiapine) pimozide zuclopentixol dihydrochloride
Fentazin (see perphenazine) Piportil depot (depot; see pipotiazine) ZypAdhera (depot; see olanzapine)
Fluanxol (see flupentixol) pipotiazine palmitate (depot)  Zyprexa (see olanzapine)
Flupenthixol (see flupentixol) prochlorperazine  
flupentixol promazine  
flupentixol decanoate (depot)    
fluphenazine decanoate (depot)    


This information was published in 2016. We will revise it in 2018.

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