Number of People Taking Antipsychotics in the United States

antipsychotics-bottles-250SOURCE: IMS, Vector One: National (VONA) and Total Patient Tracker (TPT) Database, Year 2013, Extracted April 2014.  For all drug regulatory warnings, studies and side effects of antipsychotic drugs click here

Drug Class:            Age Group:          Number of People:

Antipsychotics      0-5 Years                 27,343

Breakdown:
0-1 Years                   654
2-3 Years                   3,760
4-5 Years                   24,363

6-12 Years                359,882
13-17 Years              490,272
18-24 Years              599,816
25-44 Years              1,987,933
45-64 Years              2,406,526
65 Year +                   1,169,044

Grand Total                                             6,845,303


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