Top 20 branded drugs by total prescriptions

This statistic shows the U.S. top 20 branded drugs by total number of prescriptions in 2010. In that year, Lipitor was the highest ranking drug and was prescribed 37,523,566 times.

U.S. top 20 branded drugs by total number of prescriptions in 2010

Number of prescriptions
Lipitor37,523,566
Nexium25,872,311
Plavix25,000,508
Singulair24,666,972
Lexapro23,000,456
Crestor20,945,607
Synthroid20,272,359
ProAir HFA18,616,827
Advair Diskus16,580,931
Cymbalta14,591,949
Diovan14,360,575
Ventolin HFA13,523,514
Diovan HCT11,480,540
Actos11,193,068
Seroquel10,260,420
Levaquin9,322,197
Lantus8,960,452
Nasonex8,834,010
Viagra8,829,457
Lyrica8,714,215
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Source

Release date

2011

Region

United States

Survey time period

2010

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