Bisoprolol Fumarate

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 264 -
2005 274  10
2006 328  54
2007 360  32
2008 303  57
Year Rank Change
2009 340  37
2010 262  78
2011 273  11
2012 300  27
2015 300 -

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)
Metoprolol 70,473,625
Atenolol 30,034,520
Carvedilol 25,388,562
Propranolol Hydrochloride 13,854,898
Nebivolol Hydrochloride 4,413,473
Dorzolamide Hydrochloride; Timolol Maleate 2,359,930
Labetalol 2,263,412
Bisoprolol Fumarate; Hydrochlorothiazide 2,139,244
Atenolol; Chlorthalidone 1,638,392
Nadolol 1,580,003
Bisoprolol Fumarate (this drug) 1,403,801

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
  • Zebeta
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): beta-Adrenergic Blocker
Initial FDA approval date: 7/31/1992
First FDA applicant: Discn
First dosage form: Tablet (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.

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