Bromfenac Sodium; Prednisolone Acetate; Gatifloxacin

Drug Usage Statistics, United States, 2008 - 2018

Bromfenac Sodium; Prednisolone Acetate; Gatifloxacin Summary for 2018

Top drug rank #270 (no previous rank)
Estimated number of prescriptions in the United States (2018) 1,638,402
Estimated number of patients in the United States (2018) 538,452
Average total drug cost (USD)  
Per prescription $148.35
Per day of therapy $5.00/day
Average out-of-pocket cost (USD)  
Per prescription $95.17
Per day of therapy $3.19/day

Total Prescriptions and Patients Per Year (2008 - 2018)

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
2018 270 -

Drug Cost Over Time (2008 - 2018)

  • Cost Per Prescription Fill: Average cost per filled prescription regardless of how many days of therapy the prescription is filled for (e.g. 10 days, 30 days, 90 days, etc.)
  • Cost per Day of Therapy: The average cost per prescription fill divided by the days of therapy. For example, a 10-day antibiotic course costing $30 would be $3 per day. Similarly, a 30-day supply of an oral antihypetensive costing $30 would be $1 per day.

  • Total cost: The average total cost of the medication including the out-of-pocket cost (see below) plus the amount paid by other parties (Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance, Veterans Administration, TRICARE, other state/federal sources, Worker's compensation, and other miscellaneous sources)
  • Out-of-pocket cost: The average payment made by the patient which may include deductibles, coinsurance, copayments, or the cash price paid without insurance coverage.

Cost Per Prescription Fill (USD)

Cost Per Day of Therapy (USD/day)

NADAC (National Average Drug Acquisition Cost)

NADAC is the approximate cost of a medication that pharmacies (not patients) pay for a medication in the United States. Cost data is obtained via monthly surveys of community pharmacies. NADAC pricing is considered a more accurate alternative than average wholesale price (AWP). For more information, see NADAC (from or the NADAC data explorer.

NADAC prices vary by NDC (national drug code number), manufacturer, quanity of medication per bottle, and many other factors. The cost data displayed below represents the average pharmacy acquisition cost over the past 90 days.

Description Avg NADAC Price Pricing Unit

Distribution of Dispensed Dosage Forms (2018)

No data available

Distribution of Days Supplied (2018)

"Days supply" is defined as the number of days that a prescription should last. For example, a prescription of 60 tablets that is taken twice daily has a day supply of 30 days.

Related Drugs

Drug Name Total Prescriptions (2018)
Fluticasone 34,253,764
Prednisone 27,057,495
Ibuprofen 24,453,501
Meloxicam 22,610,690
Budesonide; Formoterol 12,339,320
Naproxen 11,942,766
Fluticasone Propionate; Salmeterol Xinafoate 11,512,538
Diclofenac 11,372,070
Triamcinolone 6,848,479
Ciprofloxacin 6,736,471
Celecoxib 5,445,346
Prednisolone 5,202,601
Hydrocortisone 4,530,985
Methylprednisolone 4,045,962
Budesonide 3,312,208
Ketorolac Tromethamine 3,085,293
Beclomethasone 2,724,773
Clobetasol Propionate 2,652,283
Mometasone 2,464,821
Ofloxacin 2,164,888
Indomethacin 2,160,197
Betamethasone 1,920,813
Bromfenac Sodium; Prednisolone Acetate; Gatifloxacin (this drug) 1,638,403
Nabumetone 1,554,892
Dexamethasone 1,417,571
Dexamethasone; Neomycin Sulfate; Polymyxin B Sulfate 1,261,713
Betamethasone Dipropionate; Clotrimazole 1,197,968
Fluocinonide 1,093,906
Etodolac 951,331
Moxifloxacin 926,201
Loteprednol Etabonate 824,256
Bromfenac Sodium 743,397
Dexamethasone; Tobramycin 727,206
Nepafenac 519,404
Desonide 430,524
Besifloxacin 430,227
Flurbiprofen 381,836
Azelastine; Fluticasone 363,053
Sulindac 219,400
Diclofenac Sodium; Misoprostol 157,707
Diflunisal 149,023
Piroxicam 133,990
Oxaprozin 35,890
Neomycin; Polymyxin B; Hydrocortisone 10,381

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
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Prednisolone Acetate; Bromfenac Sodium
  • Bromfenac Sodium; Prednisolone Acetate; Gatifloxacin

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug, Corticosteroid, Quinolone Antimicrobial
Initial FDA approval date:
First FDA applicant:
First dosage form:

Prescription data source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) 2008-2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Rockville, MD. ClinCalc DrugStats Database version 21.2. Read more about the ClinCalc DrugStats database.

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