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Most abused prescription drugs by dispensed prescriptions U.S. 2013

This statistic displays the 10 most abused prescription drugs in the United States by total number of dispensed prescriptions as of 2013. During this year, Pfizer's Xanax (alprazolam) tablets totaled 239,589 dispensed prescriptions. This medication is used to manage anxiety disorders or be used for short-term relief of anxiety symptoms and treat panic disorder.

Leading 10 abused prescription drugs in the U.S. by total number of dispensed prescriptions in 2013

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Release date

November 2014

Region

United States

Survey time period

2013

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