Leading prescriptions dispensed in the U.S. diabetes market in 2014 (in million units)

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MedicineRx dispensed in million units
Metformin HCI59.2
Metformin ER (G)12.5
Lantus (long-acting insulin)9.6
Lantus SoloStar (long-acting insulin)9.5
Januvia (sitagliptin)8.8
Glipizide ER7.1

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The statistic shows the leading prescriptions dispensed in the U.S. diabetes market in 2014. In that year, Metformin HCI was the leading diabetes prescription dispensed in the United States at 59.2 million units.
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September 2014
United States
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For the 52 weeks ended July 13, 2014.
Total U.S. multi-outlet (supermarkets, drug stores, mass market retailers, military commissaries and select club and dollar retail chains).

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