Chondroitin Sulfate Sodium (Bovine); Capsaicin; Lidocaine; Glucosamine

Drug Usage Statistics, United States, 2008 - 2018

Chondroitin Sulfate Sodium (Bovine); Capsaicin; Lidocaine; Glucosamine Summary for 2018

Estimated number of prescriptions in the United States 155,234
Top drug rank #417 ( 29)
Average total drug cost $16.72 (USD)
Average out-of-pocket cost $15.63 (USD)

Number of Prescriptions Over Time (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
2013 465 -
2015 416 -
Year Rank Change
2017 388 -
2018 417  29

Drug Cost Over Time (2008 - 2018)

  • 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.

Related Drugs

Drug Name Total Prescriptions (2018)
Amiodarone Hydrochloride 3,171,078
Lidocaine 2,225,382
Sotalol Hydrochloride 1,770,182
Flecainide Acetate 1,731,229
Chondroitin Sulfate Sodium (Bovine); Capsaicin; Lidocaine; Glucosamine (this drug) 155,234

Multum Therapeutic Classes

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
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Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Chondroitin Sulfate Sodium (Bovine); Capsaicin; Lidocaine; Glucosamine

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): Amide Local Anesthetic, Antiarrhythmic
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 21.1. Read more about the ClinCalc DrugStats database.

All ClinCalc DrugStats figures and graphs on this page are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0).

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