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Number of Americans prescribed anticonvulsant drugs has nearly doubled
Research Activities, October 2012, No. 386
Between 1999 and 2009, the number of Americans prescribed anticonvulsant drugs nearly doubled, rising from 8.6 million to 15.2 million, while spending increased from $3.3 billion to $10.6 billion, according to a new statistical brief from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Internet Citation: Number of Americans prescribed anticonvulsant drugs has nearly doubled: Research Activities, October 2012, No. 386.
October 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/news/newsletters/research-activities/oct12/1012RA40.html
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