Prescribed drugs are those drugs that are suggested by the Health doctor or Pharmacist. These types of drugs are not allowed to prescribe without the doctor/pharmacist’s authorization. so let’s get into the topic “top prescribed drugs in USA”, hope it helps the readers to identify the no. of drugs that can not be bought without the pharmacist/doctor’s prescription.
In fact, the vast majority of medicines that USA Pharmacists most frequently prescribe are meant to treat high blood pressure or its symptoms. This is due to the fact that 108 million Americans, or nearly half of all adults, have hypertension or high blood pressure.
These top prescribed drugs in USA are given below.
List of Prescribed drugs in USA (Generic Name)
Fluticasone and salmeterol
Detailed of prescribed drugs in United Sate Of America
To Treat High Cholestrol
Treat High Blood Pressure
Use for Thyroid
Used in shortness Breath
Pain killer (opioid)
Treat High Cholesterol
Amoxicillin, potassium clavulanate
Other common prescriptions include levothyroxine, which is used to treat thyroid hormone deficiency, and antibiotics like amoxicillin and azithromycin, both of which are used to treat bacterial infections.
The top prescribed drugs in USA with the greatest number of patients were completed by the inhaler-prescribed asthma drug albuterol, closely followed by the Type 2 diabetes drug Glucophage.
RPh. Naresh is a registered Pharmacist having studied pharmacy at PGIMS. he is a passionate blogger and writes topics around the pharma and pharmaceutical industries. Our blog also Provide all solution to get job information in the Pharmaceutical industry. The platform also helps people to prepare for their interviews by posting important interview questions.