Clotrimazole

Drug Usage Statistics, United States, 2006 - 2016

Number of Prescriptions Over Time (2006 - 2016)

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
2006 329  10
2007 354  25
2008 361  7
2009 386  25
2010 318  68
2011 302  16
Year Rank Change
2012 329  27
2013 341  12
2014 328  13
2015 317  11
2016 321  4

Patient Out-Of-Pocket Cost Over Time (2006 - 2016)

"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 (2016)
Fluconazole 3,553,998
Ketoconazole 2,654,870
Clotrimazole (this drug) 1,071,868
Betamethasone Dipropionate; Clotrimazole 857,844

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
  • Gyne-lotrimin
  • Gyne-lotrimin 3
  • Gyne-lotrimin 3 Combination Pack
  • Gyne-lotrimin Combination Pack
  • Gynix
  • Lotrimin
  • Mycelex
  • Mycelex-7
  • Mycelex-7 Combination Pack
  • Mycelex-g
  • Trivagizole 3
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Clotrimazole

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): Azole Antifungal
Initial FDA approval date: Prior to January 1, 1982
First FDA applicant: Discn
First dosage form: Cream (topical)

Prescription data source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) 2006-2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Rockville, MD. ClinCalc DrugStats Database version 19.1. Read more about the ClinCalc DrugStats database.

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