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Title:
   Use and Expenses for Prescribed Psychotherapeutics, by Subclass, 2009: Estimates for the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 386
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   September 10, 2012
Description:
   Total prescribed medicine expenditures across all persons in 2009 were $22.3 billion for psychotherapeutic drugs, with $12.7 billion of these expenditures for antidepressants and $9.6 billion for antipsychotics.
Author(s):
   Karen E. Davis, MA
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Prescribed Drug Use/Events and Expenditures
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st386/stat386.pdf (136 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st386/stat386.shtml
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