Atenolol; Chlorthalidone

Drug Usage Statistics, United States, 2004 - 2014

Number of Prescriptions Over Time (2004 - 2014)

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 199 -
2005 191  8
2006 221  30
2007 204  17
2008 108  96
2009 139  31
Year Rank Change
2010 166  27
2011 137  29
2012 121  16
2013 176  55
2014 158  18

Patient Out-Of-Pocket Cost Over Time (2004 - 2014)

"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 (2014)
Metoprolol 72,320,918
Atenolol 30,837,680
Carvedilol 24,317,623
Propranolol Hydrochloride 9,858,070
Nebivolol Hydrochloride 4,961,231
Atenolol; Chlorthalidone (this drug) 4,181,880
Chlorthalidone 3,226,084
Bisoprolol Fumarate; Hydrochlorothiazide 2,885,296
Labetalol 2,774,301
Dorzolamide Hydrochloride; Timolol Maleate 1,600,800
Nadolol 1,494,872

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
  • Atenolol And Chlorthalidone
  • Tenoretic 100
  • Tenoretic 50
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Atenolol; Chlorthalidone

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): beta-Adrenergic Blocker, Thiazide-like Diuretic
Initial FDA approval date: 6/8/1984
First FDA applicant: Alvogen Malta Operations Ltd
First dosage form: Tablet (oral)

Prescription data source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) 2004-2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Rockville, MD. ClinCalc DrugStats Database version 17.0. Read more about the ClinCalc DrugStats database.

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