Restricted Medications

Please check our list of restricted medications and compare with the ones you take.  Do not take any medications listed for 48 hours before your appointment, and for 24 hours afterward.  Failure to do so may result in your test being postponed.  Bring all your medicines, or a list of medicines and dosages, with you and show to our nurse.

Phenothiazines

  • Tindal® (acetophenazine)
  • Thorazine® (chlorpromazine)
  • Compazine® (prochlorperazine)
  • Prolixin® (fluphenazine)
  • Mellaril® (thioridazine)
  • Serentil® (mesoridazine)
  • Trilafon® (perphenazine)
  • Phenergan® (promethazine)
  • Sparine® (promazine)
  • Stelazine® (trifluoperazine)
  • Vesprin® (triflupromazine)


Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCA’s)

  • Adapin® Sinequan® (doxepin)
  • Elavil® Endep® (amitriptyline)
  • Anafranil® (clomipramine)
  • Aventyl® Pamelor® (nortriptyline)
  • Norpramin® (desipramine)
  • Tofranil® (imipramine)
  • Vivactil® (protriptyline)
  • Surmontil® (trimipramine)
  • Asendin® (amoxapine)
  • Limbitrol® (amitriptyline/chlordiazepoxide)


Selective Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors (SSRI’s)

  • Celexa® (citalopram)
  • Prozac® Sarafem® (fluoxetine)
  • Paxil® (paroxetine)
  • Zoloft® (sertraline)
  • Luvox® (fluvoxamine)
  • Lexapro® (escitalopram)


Atypical Antipsychotics

  • Clozaril® (clozapine)
  • Zyprexa® (olanzapine)
  • Seroquel® (quetiapine)
  • Risperdal® (risperidone)
  • Geodon® (ziprasidone)
  • Abilify® (aripiprazole)


Antidepressants

  • Wellbutrin® Zyban® (bupropion)
  • Desyrel® (trazodone)
  • Effexor® (venlafaxine)
  • Ludiomil® (maprotiline)
  • Remeron® (mirtazapine)
  • Serzone® (nefazodone)
  • Cymbalta® (duloxetine)
  • Buspar® (buspirone)
  • Deprol® (meprobamate)
  • Miltowne® (meprobamate)


Antipsychotics

  • Hadol® (haloperidol)
  • Loxitane® (loxapine)
  • Moban® (molindone)
  • Navane® (thiothixene)
  • Orap® (pimozide)


MonoamineOxidase Inhibitors (MAOI’s)

  • Marplan® (isocarboxazid)
  • Nardil® (phenelzine)
  • Parnate® (tranylcypromine)
  • Emsam® (selegiline)
  • Matilane® (procarbazine)
  • Furoxone® (furazolidone)


Others

  • Taractan® (chlorprothixene)
  • Flexeril® (cyclobenzaprine)
  • Inapsine® (droperidol)
  • Symbyax® (olanzapine/fluoxetine)
  • Adderal® (amphetamine/dextroamphetamine)
  • Meridia® (sibutramine)
  • Concerta® Ritalin® (methylphenidate)
  • Provigil® (modafinil)
  • Cylert® (pemoline)
  • Soma® (carisoprodol)
  • Zanaflex® (tizanidine)
  • Adipex-P® Fastin® (phentermine)
  • Focalin® (dexmethylphenidate)
  • Dexedrine® (dextroamphetamine)
  • Torecan® (thiethylperazine)
  • Tigan® (trimethobenzamide)
  • Aminophylline® (aminophylline)

If you have questions, please call the Wellmont Nurse Connection at 1-877-230-NURSE.