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List of drugs that cause falls

alprazolam (XANAX, XANAX XR)
amitriptyline
amitriptyline and chlordiazepoxide (LIMBITROL)
amitriptyline and perphenazine (TRIAVIL)
amoxapine
aripiprazole (ABILIFY, ARISTADA)
bupropion [mind] (WELLBUTRIN SR, WELLBUTRIN XL, APLENZIN, FORFIVO XL)
bupropion [smoking] (ZYBAN)
buspirone (BUSPAR)
butabarbital (BUTISOL)
carbamazepine (TEGRETOL, CARBATROL, TEGRETOL XR, EPITOL, TERIL, EQUETRO)
chloral hydrate (NOCTEC)
chlordiazepoxide (LIBRIUM, LIBRAX)
chlorpromazine (THORAZINE)
citalopram (CELEXA)
clonazepam (KLONOPIN)
clorazepate (GEN-XENE, TRANXENE)
desipramine (NORPRAMIN)
diazepam (VALIUM, DIASTAT, DIAZEPAM INTENSOL, DIASTAT ACUDIAL, VALTOCO)
doxepin (SINEQUAN, SILENOR)
escitalopram (LEXAPRO)
ethchlorvynol (PLACIDYL)
fluoxetine (PROZAC, SARAFEM, SYMBYAX)
fluphenazine (PROLIXIN)
flurazepam ()
fluvoxamine (LUVOX)
glutethimide (DORIDEN)
haloperidol (HALDOL)
hydroxyzine (ATARAX, HY-PAM, VISTARIL)
imipramine (TOFRANIL, TOFRANIL PM)
isosorbide dinitrate (ISORDIL, SORBITRATE, DILATRATE-SR)
isosorbide mononitrate (IMDUR, ISMO, MONOKET)
lorazepam (ATIVAN, LORAZEPAM INTENSOL)
maprotiline
meprobamate (EQUANIL, MILTOWN)
methyprylon (NOLUDAR)
nitroglycerin (MINITRAN, NITRO-BID, NITRO-DUR, NITROSTAT, TRANSDERM-NITRO, NITROMIST, GONITRO, NITROLINGUAL PUMPSPRAY)
nortriptyline (AVENTYL, PAMELOR)
olanzapine (ZYPREXA, ZYPREXA ZYDIS, ZYPREXA RELPREVV, SYMBYAX)
oxazepam ()
paroxetine (PAXIL, PEXEVA, BRISDELLE, PAXIL CR)
pentobarbital (NEMBUTAL)
phenobarbital (LUMINAL, SOLFOTON)
phenytoin (DILANTIN, PHENYTEK)
prazepam ()
prochlorperazine (COMPRO, PROCOMP)
risperidone (RISPERDAL, PERSERIS KIT, RISPERDAL CONSTA)
sertraline (ZOLOFT)
temazepam (RESTORIL)
thioridazine (MELLARIL)
thiothixene (NAVANE)
trazodone
triazolam (HALCION)
trifluoperazine (STELAZINE)
zaleplon (SONATA)
ziprasidone (GEODON, ZELDOX)
zolpidem (AMBIEN, ZOLPIMIST, INTERMEZZO, AMBIEN CR, EDLUAR)