Number of acetaminophen prescriptions in the U.S. 2004-2016

Number of acetaminophen prescriptions in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016 (in millions)

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Nov 14, 2018
Number of acetaminophen prescriptions in the U.S. 2004-2016 This statistic shows the total annual number of acetaminophen prescriptions in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016, in millions. In 2004, acetaminophen was prescribed over six million times. As of 2016, the number of acetaminophen prescriptions exceeded 29 million. Acetaminophen is primarily used to treat pain and fever.
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Number of acetaminophen prescriptions in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016 (in millions)

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Total prescriptions in millions
20046.28
20055.49
20063.76
20074.12
20085.69
20094.25
20103.24
20114.18
20123.78
201329.72
201431.93
201531.01
201629.33
Total prescriptions in millions
20046.28
20055.49
20063.76
20074.12
20085.69
20094.25
20103.24
20114.18
20123.78
201329.72
201431.93
201531.01
201629.33
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by Matej Mikulic, last edited Nov 14, 2018
This statistic shows the total annual number of acetaminophen prescriptions in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016, in millions. In 2004, acetaminophen was prescribed over six million times. As of 2016, the number of acetaminophen prescriptions exceeded 29 million. Acetaminophen is primarily used to treat pain and fever.
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