Ipratropium

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 192  42
2007 240  48
2008 235  5
2009 246  11
2010 232  14
2011 227  5
Year Rank Change
2012 226  1
2013 187  39
2014 193  6
2015 217  24
2016 182  35

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)
Tiotropium 8,306,843
Albuterol Sulfate; Ipratropium Bromide 3,774,881
Dicyclomine Hydrochloride 3,502,152
Ipratropium (this drug) 3,400,104
Benztropine Mesylate 2,568,272
Atropine Sulfate; Diphenoxylate Hydrochloride 1,247,814

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
  • Atrovent
  • Atrovent Hfa
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Ipratropium Bromide
  • Ipratropium Bromide Anhydrous
  • Ipratropium

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): Anticholinergic
Initial FDA approval date: 12/29/1986
First FDA applicant: Discn
First dosage form: Aerosol, Metered (inhalation)

Prescription data source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) 2006-2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Rockville, MD. ClinCalc DrugStats Database version 19.0. Read more about the ClinCalc DrugStats database.

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