Table 13.1-1. First-line medication for specific anxiety and related disorders

Disorder

First-line medications

Panic disorder

Paroxetine, sertraline, escitalopram

Social anxiety disorder

Paroxetine, sertraline, escitalopram, pregabalin

Generalized anxiety disorder

Paroxetine, sertraline, pregabalin

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, sertraline

Posttraumatic stress disorder

Prazosin, paroxetine, sertraline