Neomycin; Polymyxin B; Hydrocortisone

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 429  44
2007 428  1
2008 421  7
2009 357  64
2010 366  9
2011 352  14
Year Rank Change
2012 288  64
2013 263  25
2014 230  33
2015 366  136
2016 290  76

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)
Fluticasone 29,899,932
Fluticasone Propionate; Salmeterol Xinafoate 12,314,689
Budesonide; Formoterol 10,195,375
Triamcinolone 6,077,302
Prednisolone 4,942,862
Hydrocortisone 4,634,998
Methylprednisolone 4,382,400
Mometasone 3,780,867
Beclomethasone 3,519,550
Clobetasol Propionate 3,335,235
Budesonide 2,634,694
Dexamethasone 1,753,091
Neomycin; Polymyxin B; Hydrocortisone (this drug) 1,375,128
Fluocinonide 955,899
Polymyxin B Sulfate; Trimethoprim Sulfate 947,606
Betamethasone Dipropionate; Clotrimazole 857,844
Loteprednol Etabonate 850,245
Betamethasone 802,243
Dexamethasone; Neomycin Sulfate; Polymyxin B Sulfate 721,879
Fluorometholone 714,788
Tobramycin 643,172
Dexamethasone; Tobramycin 632,998
Desonide 629,353
Fluocinolone Acetonide 392,043
Gentamicin 281,334

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
  • Cortisporin
  • Neomycin And Polymyxin B Sulfates And Hydrocortisone
  • Neomycin Sulfate, Polymyxin B Sulfate & Hydrocortisone
  • Neomycin Sulfate-polymyxin B Sulfate-hydrocortisone
  • Oticair
  • Otobione
  • Otocort
  • Pediotic
  • Casporyn HC
Generic Drug Synonyms and Salts
  • Hydrocortisone Acetate; Neomycin Sulfate; Polymyxin B Sulfate
  • Hydrocortisone; Neomycin Sulfate; Polymyxin B Sulfate
  • Hydrocortisone; Neomycin; Polymyxin B
  • Neomycin; Polymyxin B; Hydrocortisone

FDA Approval Information

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC): Aminoglycoside Antibacterial, Polymyxin-class Antibacterial, Corticosteroid
Initial FDA approval date: Prior to January 1, 1982
First FDA applicant: Discn
First dosage form: Solution/Drops (otic)

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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