The Choice and Medication© website offers patient information about mental health conditions and the treatment options available to help make informed decisions about choosing the right medication.

A personal subscription to the website can be used on your own, together with your family or someone you care for. Available online, 24/7 and provides confidential expert advice when you need it even while talking to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist!

Choice and Medication© is also commercially available on subscription to healthcare organisations for licensed access by staff and service users.

  • Produced and maintained by national experts
  • Answers to the most commonly asked questions about mental health medicines
  • Complete information in one place about your mental health condition and medication
  • User-friendly printable unique handy charts to help you understand and compare your treatment options
  • Printable leaflets on each medicine, in a range of formats from easy-read, large-print to more standard styles and also available in a range of over 21 languages

The information is constantly updated with changing UK guidelines and the most recent safety advice without the need to search the Internet.

Conditions covered include; acute disturbance (psychiatric emergency), alcohol dependence, alcohol withdrawal, anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Alzheimer’s, bipolar depression, bipolar mood disorder, bipolar mania, dementia, depression, eating disorder, epilepsy, hypomania, insomnia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, opiate dependence, opiate withdrawal, panic disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, psychosis, schizoaffective disorder, schizophrenia, seasonal affective disorder and social anxiety.

Medications covered include; acamprosate, Adderall, agomelatine, alprazolam, amisulpride, amitriptyline, amoxapine, aripiprazole, asenapine, atomoxetine, atropine sulphate, baclofen, benperidol, benzatropine, biperidin, brexpiprazole, brivaracetam, bromazepam, buprenorphine, bupropion, buspirone, caffeine, carbamazepine, cariprazine, chloral betaine, chloral hydrate, chlordiazepoxide, chlorpromazine, citalopram, clobazam, clomethiazole, clomipramine, clonazepam, clonidine, clorazepate dipotassium, clozapine, desipramine, desmopressin, desvenlafaxine, dexamfetamine, diazepam, diphenhydramine, disulfiram, donepezil, dosulepin, doxazosin, doxepin, droperidol, duloxetine, escitalopram, esketamine, eslicarbazepine, eszopiclone, ethosuximide, flunitrazepam, fluoxetine, flupentixol, fluphenazine decanoate, flurazepam, fluspirilene, fluvoxamine, gabapentin, galantamine, guanfacine, haloperidol, hyoscine, imipramine, isocarboxazid, ketamine, lacosamide, lamotrigine, levetiracetam, levomepromazine, levomilnacipran, levothyroxine, liothyronine, lisdexamfetamine, lithium carbonate, lithium citrate, lofepramine, lofexidine, loprazolam, lorazepam, lormetazepam, loxapine, lurasidone, maprotiline, melatonin, melperone, memantine, metformin, methadone, methylphenidate, mianserin, midazolam, mirtazapine, moclobemide, modafinil, nalmefene, naltrexone, nitrazepam, nortriptyline, olanzapine, orphenadine, oxazepam, oxcarbazepine, oxprenolol, Pabrinex, paliperidone, paroxetine, penfluridol, pericyazine, perphenazine, phenelzine, phenobarbital, phenytoin, pimozide, pipotiazine, piracetam, pirenzepine, prazepam, prazosin, pregabalin, primidone, procyclidine, promazine, promethazine, propranolol, protriptyline, quetiapine, reboxetine, risperidone, rivastigmine, rufinamide, selegiline, sertindole, sertraline, sodium oxybate, sodium valproate, St. John’s wort, sulpiride, suvorexant, temazepam, thiamine, tiagabine, topiramate, tranylcypromine, trazodone, triazolam, trifluoperazine, trihexyphenidyl, trimipramine, tryptophan, valproate semisodium, valproic acid, varenicline, venlafaxine, vigabatrin, vilazodone, vitamin B & C, vortioxetine, zaleplon, ziprasidone, zolpidem, zonisamide, zopiclone, zotepine, and zuclopenthixol.

This site is provided for you by Choice and Medication© and is run by Mistura Enterprise Ltd, an organisation run by highly qualified professionals and specialists in mental health. Our purpose is to ensure you gain the best out of your medication.


No one connected with Choice and Medication© stands to benefit as a result of any decision or choices you make as a result of reading the content of the website. We are fiercely independent and do not rely on advertising from external sources meaning there are no pop-ups on the site. No income or support comes from any Pharmaceutical Industry sources meaning all information provided is completely impartial.