Aspirin; Dipyridamole

Drug Usage Statistics, United States, 2005 - 2015

Number of Prescriptions Over Time (2005 - 2015)

Rank of Top Drugs Over Time

"Rank" refers to the frequency that a given medication is prescribed within a calendar year compared to all other medications. A rank of "4" would indicate that the medication was the fourth most commonly prescribed medication.

Year Rank Change
2004 273 -
2005 287  14
2006 337  50
2007 283  54
2008 242  41
2009 266  24
Year Rank Change
2010 288  22
2011 256  32
2012 275  19
2013 297  22
2014 283  14

Patient Out-Of-Pocket Cost Over Time (2005 - 2015)

"Out-of-pocket" cost refers to the payment made by the patient (either cash price or the copay amount). This value does not include reimbursement from a third party payer (eg, Medicare or private insurance) and does not represent the total drug cost.

Usage Statistics of Related Drugs

Drug Name Total Prescriptions (2015)
Meloxicam 22,292,808
Naproxen 12,546,896
Diclofenac 9,574,333
Celecoxib 6,573,509
Nabumetone 2,629,706
Diclofenac Sodium; Misoprostol 1,960,635
Ketorolac Tromethamine 1,803,781
Indomethacin 1,565,330
Etodolac 1,304,234
Bromfenac Sodium 779,519
Sulindac 603,610
Piroxicam 258,408
Oxaprozin 203,948
Flurbiprofen 63,624
Ketoprofen 21,000

Drug Synonyms

Drug synonyms are used during the sanitation and standardization process of "cleaning" the original data source (MEPS). Occassionally, brand names may be listed below that are no longer on the market or are very infrequently used.

Brand Name Synonyms
  • Aggrenox
  • Aspirin And Dipyridamole
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Aspirin; Dipyridamole

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug, Platelet Aggregation Inhibitor
Initial FDA approval date: 11/22/1999
First FDA applicant: Rx
First dosage form: Capsule, Extended Release (oral)

Prescription data source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) 2005-2015. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Rockville, MD. ClinCalc DrugStats Database version 18.0. Read more about the ClinCalc DrugStats database.

Search

Related Links

Follow Us!

New and Popular

Loading...

Open Menu

Cite This Page

Show AMA citation

Gorillas can't learn drug therapy ... but you can. The Top 250 Drugs by ClinCalc Academy
©2018 - ClinCalc LLC. All rights reserved.
Disclaimer - Privacy Policy - Contact Us
Updated Jul 19, 2018
Back to Top
Top