Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug

Established Pharmacologic Class (EPC) Comparison, United States, 2016

Total Prescriptions in (2016)

Drug Name Total Prescriptions (2016) Percent Share
Meloxicam 21,290,693 38.4%
Naproxen 11,470,076 20.7%
Diclofenac 9,907,530 17.9%
Celecoxib 6,269,151 11.3%
Ketorolac Tromethamine 1,271,945 2.3%
Etodolac 1,180,388 2.1%
Nabumetone 1,093,877 2%
Indomethacin 1,085,794 2%
Nepafenac 485,001 0.9%
Bromfenac Sodium 445,849 0.8%
Sulindac 296,366 0.5%
Piroxicam 202,607 0.4%
Ketoprofen 137,981 0.2%
Diclofenac Sodium; Misoprostol 106,498 0.2%
Oxaprozin 87,186 0.2%
Mefenamic Acid 45,424 0.1%
Diflunisal 44,184 0.1%
Flurbiprofen 22,931 0%
Fenoprofen Calcium 17,328 0%

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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