U.S. Pharmaceutical Sales - 2012

The following is a list of the top 100 pharmaceutical drugs by retail sales in 2012, listed by U.S. sales value and drug name.

Last updated: February 2014 (updated quarterly).

Top 100 Drugs for 2012 by Sales

Rank Drug Sales ($000)    
1 Nexium
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP
5,638,773 Stats
2 Abilify
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd
5,602,876 Stats
3 Crestor
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP
4,763,616 Stats
4 Advair Diskus
GlaxoSmithKline
4,617,652 Stats
5 Cymbalta
Eli Lilly and Company
4,472,920 Stats
6 Humira
AbbVie, Inc.
4,302,401 Stats
7 Enbrel
Amgen Inc.
3,993,484 Stats
8 Remicade
Centocor Ortho Biotech, Inc
3,720,360 Stats
9 Copaxone
Teva Pharmaceuticals
3,332,573 Stats
10 Neulasta
Amgen Inc.
3,328,669 Stats
11 Rituxan
Genentech, Inc (member of Roche group)
3,128,779 Stats
12 Singulair
Merck & Co., Inc.
Stats
13 Atripla
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
2,765,628 Stats
14 OxyContin
2,694,908 Stats
15 Spiriva
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc
2,693,157 Stats
16 Avastin
Genentech, Inc (member of Roche group)
2,564,468 Stats
17 Plavix
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Stats
18 Januvia
Merck & Co., Inc.
2,499,699 Stats
19 Lantus
Sanofi (formerly Sanofi Aventis)
2,206,073 Stats
20 Truvada
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
2,206,066 Stats
21 atorvastatin
Generic Drug
2,103,073 Stats
22 Epogen
Amgen Inc.
2,084,701 Stats
23 Lantus Solostar
Sanofi (formerly Sanofi Aventis)
2,062,758 Stats
24 Diovan
Novartis Corporation
1,943,832 Stats
25 Lyrica
Pfizer Inc
1,924,094 Stats
26 Celebrex
Pfizer Inc
1,866,967 Stats
27 Herceptin
Genentech, Inc (member of Roche group)
1,794,738 Stats
28 Gleevec
Novartis Corporation
1,693,760 Stats
29 Namenda
Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc
1,686,880 Stats
30 enoxaparin
Generic Drug
1,686,489 Stats
31 Lipitor
Pfizer Inc
Stats
32 Lucentis
Genentech, Inc (member of Roche group)
1,576,913 Stats
33 Avonex
Biogen Idec
1,566,959 Stats
34 Actos
Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc
Stats
35 Vyvanse
Shire US Inc
1,536,279 Stats
36 Suboxone
Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc.
1,491,897 Stats
37 OneTouch
1,452,813 Stats
38 methylphenidate
Generic Drug
1,430,764 Stats
39 Zetia
Merck & Co., Inc.
1,401,571 Stats
40 AndroGel
AbbVie, Inc.
1,332,853 Stats
41 Seroquel
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP
Stats
42 Incivek
Vertex Pharmaceuticals
1,291,132 Stats
43 Lidoderm
Endo Pharmaceuticals
1,282,449 Stats
44 Symbicort
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP
1,233,551 Stats
45 Diovan HCT
Novartis Corporation
Stats
46 Rebif
1,161,499 Stats
47 Novolog
Novo Nordisk, Inc.
1,141,395 Stats
48 Seroquel XR
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP
1,119,775 Stats
49 Alimta
Eli Lilly and Company
1,117,626 Stats
50 amphetamine/dextroamphetamine
Generic Drug
1,090,598 Stats
51 Eloxatin
Sanofi (formerly Sanofi Aventis)
Stats
52 Combivent
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc
1,086,194 Stats
53 Viagra
Pfizer Inc
1,083,709 Stats
54 TriCor
Abbott Laboratories
1,080,387 Stats
55 Levemir
Novo Nordisk, Inc.
1,078,538 Stats
56 ProAir HFA
Teva Pharmaceuticals
1,075,862 Stats
57 Procrit
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
1,066,058 Stats
58 Nasonex
Merck & Co., Inc.
1,055,442 Stats
59 Niaspan
Abbott Laboratories
1,037,484 Stats
60 NovoLog FlexPen
Novo Nordisk, Inc.
1,033,504 Stats
61 Lovaza
GlaxoSmithKline
1,017,443 Stats
62 escitalopram
Generic Drug
Stats
63 Flovent HFA
GlaxoSmithKline
990,585 Stats
64 Humalog
Eli Lilly and Company
986,613 Stats
65 metoprolol
Generic Drug
972,787 Stats
66 Neupogen
Amgen Inc.
959,879 Stats
67 Reyataz
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
945,267 Stats
68 Isentress
Merck & Co., Inc.
911,280 Stats
69 budesonide
Generic Drug
902,456 Stats
70 Aranesp
Amgen Inc.
884,627 Stats
71 Vytorin
Merck & Co., Inc.
884,275 Stats
72 Janumet
Merck & Co., Inc.
880,874 Stats
73 Cialis
Eli Lilly and Company
878,387 Stats
74 Adderall XR
Shire US Inc
854,705 Stats
75 acetaminophen/hydrocodone
Generic Drug
850,101 Stats
76 Restasis
Allergan, Inc
840,902 Stats
77 Aciphex
Eisai Corporation
828,102 Stats
78 Pradaxa
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc
816,693 Stats
79 Prezista
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
790,695 Stats
80 fentanyl
Generic Drug
785,927 Stats
81 Orencia
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
778,370 Stats
82 VESIcare
Astellas Pharma US
769,037 Stats
83 Betaseron
Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals
758,784 Stats
84 Dexilant
Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc
758,236 Stats
85 Prevnar 13
Wyeth
749,775 Stats
86 Lunesta
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
742,357 Stats
87 Benicar
Daiichi Sankyo
729,198 Stats
88 modafinil
Generic Drug
Stats
89 Zyvox
Pfizer Inc
694,623 Stats
90 Synagis
MedImmune, Inc
Stats
91 Gilenya
Novartis Corporation
Stats
92 Victoza
Novo Nordisk, Inc.
Stats
93 Renvela
Genzyme Corporation
Stats
94 Evista
Eli Lilly and Company
Stats
95 Synthroid
Abbott Laboratories
Stats
96 Xeloda
Roche Pharmaceuticals
Stats
97 Ventolin HFA
GlaxoSmithKline
Stats
98 Lexapro
Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Stats
99 Varivax
Merck & Co., Inc.
Stats
100 Zostavax
Merck & Co., Inc.
Stats

* Units refer to the number of packages sold.

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