20 most abused prescription drugs in the U.S. by revenue 2016

This statistic shows the 20 most abused pharmaceutical drugs in the United States in 2016, sorted by revenue. According to the data, methlyphenidate HCl was the most abused pharmaceutical drug with 2016 sales reaching over two billion U.S. dollars.

Top 20 most abused prescription drugs in the U.S. in 2016, by revenue

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Source

Release date

September 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

2016

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