Top 200 drugs by WAC for hospitals in 2001

February 18, 2002

NDCHealth provides top 200 drugs data for hospitals for 2001. This is by dollars

 

HEALTH-SYSTEM EDITION
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TOP 200 DRUGS BY WHOLESALE ACQUISITION COST

Here are the top 200 drugs, including both brands and generics, as ranked by dollars for the hospital market in 2001. Data on the top 200 drugs as ranked by units will be published in our March 18 issue.

 

RankProductTotal dolars
1Epogen$752,716,345.45
2Procrit711,686,244.40
3Lovenox648,790,099.26
4Rocephin539,625,496.42
5NovoSeven527,807,664.00
6Levaquin489,489,961.14
7Neupogen468,710,311.00
8Zofran390,165,796.29
9Zocor361,147,771.10
10ReoPro321,058,350.00
11Remicade314,305,123.88
12Rituxan293,928,342.98
13Zyprexa270,776,935.11
14Taxol259,700,944.62
15Cordarone IV257,924,596.15
16Diprivan256,498,652.42
17Zosyn245,276,328.01
18Prilosec230,839,993.09
19Integrilin221,238,165.78
20Prevacid218,152,061.59
21Paraplatin215,771,488.08
22Sodium chloride210,993,001.41
23Propofol207,642,300.49
24Aredia207,092,593.79
25Cipro171,147,556.23
26Camptosar163,770,542.51
27Risperdal156,890,648.45
28Zemuron155,932,200.75
29Taxotere151,151,090.64
30Ultane150,521,800.35
31Diflucan/ns149,683,277.32
32Primaxin145,463,499.61
33Omnipaque141,385,800.97
34Gemzar138,768,983.31
35Unasyn134,479,599.43
36Glucophage124,734,781.21
37Morphine sulfate124,505,750.10
38Ketorolac tromethamine121,847,733.15
39Ativan121,835,888.40
40Lupron depot121,772,944.72
41Vancomycin hcl120,817,774.18
42AmBisome118,399,038.00
43Activase117,887,000.00
44Neurontin117,671,195.77
45Aciphex115,355,829.56
46Cefazolin sodium115,308,686.58
47Synagis115,226,201.30
48Gammagard s/d115,073,379.00
49Cipro IV.114,856,838.40
50Optiray 320110,929,229.40
51Zoloft108,369,597.30
52Isovue-300108,293,024.84
53Retavase107,128,839.68
54Zoladex105,759,745.74
55Prozac105,075,460.24
56Anzemet101,841,335.56
57Flovent98,573,030.09
58Multi-1297,460,685.00
59Abelcet97,103,746.00
60Norvasc92,620,320.76
61Lipitor92,502,015.21
62Duragesic91,652,934.57
63Paxil91,641,265.14
64Midazolam HCl91,277,000.34
65Trasylol89,060,346.70
66Kytril87,437,651.84
67Polygam s/d86,940,178.51
68OxyContin$86,489,285.08
69Primacor/d5w85,692,386.69
70Zithromax84,783,468.03
71Seroquel84,327,332.51
72Suprane83,876,095.23
73Herceptin82,035,432.72
74Adenoscan81,647,696.13
75Celebrex79,837,990.35
76Pepcid79,364,902.84
77Plavix78,539,230.72
78Tequin78,142,640.88
79TNKase78,051,600.00
80Doxycycline hyclate76,784,853.17
81Ifex/Mesnex76,365,059.86
82Augmentin76,303,755.28
83Aggrastat76,002,985.46
84Albumin75,699,521.89
85Depakote74,335,672.17
86Recombivax hb73,449,358.68
87Vioxx72,992,693.01
88Ipratropium bromide71,878,501.48
89Zestril71,876,994.55
90Zantac70,024,179.37
91Isovue-37068,602,081.61
92Combivir68,220,659.19
93Diflucan67,403,377.36
94Gammar-p IV67,312,960.00
95Prinivil66,495,547.32
96Maxipime64,861,118.24
97Premarin62,933,909.88
98Fortaz62,646,592.15
99Serevent62,014,853.09
100Fentanyl citrate60,894,278.15
101Survanta59,475,612.60
102Buminate58,975,652.92
103Cefotan58,103,996.49
104Prevnar57,601,250.00
105Benefix57,437,506.41
106Vancocin hcl56,811,669.97
107Combivent55,939,648.66
108Protonix55,448,669.00
109Lorazepam55,440,919.26
110VePesid55,394,997.90
111Famotidine55,273,528.37
112Flonase55,254,213.21
113Ventolin55,190,731.47
114Sandostatin55,150,797.71
115Zyrtec54,723,326.42
116Optiray 35054,402,197.73
117Allegra54,165,296.58
118Immune globulin53,939,229.84
119Albuterol sulfate53,626,069.40
120Thrombin-jmi53,421,825.07
121Heparin sodium53,408,048.21
122Visipaque52,418,580.35
123Zyvox52,409,824.48
124Engerix-B52,108,194.15
125Rocephin/iso-osmotic dextrose51,511,373.45
126Celexa51,419,123.79
127Albuminar-2551,077,315.16
128Nebcin50,596,706.89
129Solu-medrol50,523,145.67
130Primacor49,538,674.34
131Leukine49,116,638.37
132Magnevist48,989,785.10
133Promethazine HCl48,762,649.70
134Viracept48,657,637.36
135Fragmin$48,366,650.26
136Prograf48,141,703.23
137Merrem48,101,820.40
138Diltiazem HCl47,538,472.30
139Atrovent47,069,521.28
140Avandia46,923,684.38
141Protonix IV46,472,500.00
142Potassium chloride46,375,442.46
143Claforan46,320,205.01
144Depo-Provera contraceptive46,257,374.29
145Ranitidine HCl46,196,809.43
146Imitrex45,235,845.90
147Percocet44,989,762.65
148Coumadin43,851,749.26
149Lidocaine HCl43,471,154.44
150Doxil43,389,359.56
151CellCept43,337,832.74
152Zithromax IV43,269,025.77
153Timentin42,933,490.69
154Ambien42,226,489.83
155Fosamax42,187,540.50
156Cerebyx42,100,152.18
157Furosemide42,092,791.85
158Ms contin41,426,547.91
159Proleukin41,335,623.00
160Onxol41,118,601.33
161Claritin41,118,341.44
162Dipyridamole40,719,755.54
163Albumarc39,976,103.39
164Adalat cc39,922,580.24
165Versed39,451,834.38
166Cervidil39,259,268.89
167Hycamtin38,473,286.52
168Terazosin HCl38,028,052.09
169Wellbutrin SR38,027,507.20
170Zerit37,732,068.88
171Cleocin phosphate in d5w36,944,486.45
172Plendil36,489,292.49
173Effexor XR36,447,316.43
174Brevibloc36,255,292.60
175Intron-a36,025,991.58
176Thymoglobulin35,616,828.00
177Fortaz in iso-osmotic dextrose35,407,448.84
178Acyclovir sodium35,376,570.26
179Singulair35,092,276.09
180Vecuronium bromide34,743,849.59
181Tiazac34,684,299.21
182Ferrlecit33,396,996.00
183Sodium bicarbonate33,374,570.36
184Mefoxin33,325,953.00
185Novantrone33,323,092.12
186Xalatan33,219,675.60
187Hydrocodone w/APAP33,203,044.73
188Sandostatin lar32,681,565.81
189Albuterol32,667,230.99
190Neoral32,086,697.18
191Gamimune n32,081,228.35
192Zemplar31,957,082.60
193Dextrose 5% water31,454,187.46
194Xylocaine31,261,222.41
195Synthroid31,139,021.75
196Omniscan31,037,315.32
197Nimbex30,951,331.80
198M.V.I. 1230,849,425.99
199INFeD30,735,071.28
200Avonex30,611,480.20
Total$20,571,904,413.50

 



Top 200 drugs by WAC for hospitals in 2001.

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