Number of opioid prescriptions U.S. 2014-2017

Number of annual opioid prescriptions in the U.S. from 2014 to 2017

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Sep 5, 2018
Number of opioid prescriptions U.S. 2014-2017 This statistic depicts the annual number of opioid prescriptions in the U.S. from 2014 to 2017. During 2017, there were around 191 million prescriptions filled for opioids among patients in the United States.
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Number of annual opioid prescriptions in the U.S. from 2014 to 2017

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Number of prescriptions
2014240,993,021
2015226,819,924
2016214,881,622
2017191,146,822
Number of prescriptions
2014240,993,021
2015226,819,924
2016214,881,622
2017191,146,822
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by Matej Mikulic, last edited Sep 5, 2018
This statistic depicts the annual number of opioid prescriptions in the U.S. from 2014 to 2017. During 2017, there were around 191 million prescriptions filled for opioids among patients in the United States.
Show more
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