Number of People Taking ADHD Drugs in the United States

adhd-drugs-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 ADHD drugs, click here

Drug Class:            Age Group:          Number of
People:

ADHD Drugs          0-5 Years                188,899

Breakdown:
0-1 Years                 1,422
2-3 Years                 10,413
4-5 Years                 181,023

6-12 Years               2,723,126
13-17 Years             1,775,896
18-24 Years             1,553,066
25-44 Years             2,840,859
45-64 Years             1,519,677
65 Year +                  254,499

Grand Total                                            10,291,860


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