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Pharmaceutical Sales 2003

The following is a list of the top 200 pharmaceutical drugs by retail sales in 2003, listed by U.S. sales value and brand name.
Quarterly top 100 prescription sales data now available, from Q1 2011.

Top 200 Drugs for 2003 by Sales

(By Units)

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Rank Drug Current Manufacturer Total Sales ($000) % Change 2002
1 Lipitor Pfizer Inc. 5,538,587 0.0%
2 Prevacid Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. 3,568,558 0.0%
3 Zocor Merck 3,277,856 0.0%
4 Nexium AstraZeneca 2,700,297 0.0%
5 Zoloft Pfizer Inc. 2,580,509 0.0%
6 Celebrex Pfizer Inc. 2,206,389 0.0%
7 Zyprexa Eli Lilly and Company 2,185,718 0.0%
8 Neurontin Pfizer Inc. 2,060,046 0.0%
9 Effexor XR Pfizer Inc. 2,047,193 0.0%
10 Advair Diskus GlaxoSmithKline 2,008,429 0.0%
11 OxyContin Purdue Pharma LP 1,841,967 0.0%
12 Norvasc Pfizer Inc. 1,820,452 0.0%
13 Wellbutrin SR GlaxoSmithKline 1,709,891 0.0%
14 Plavix Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 1,695,685 0.0%
15 Pravachol Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 1,663,303 0.0%
16 Vioxx Merck 1,630,173 0.0%
17 Singulair Merck 1,625,263 0.0%
18 Protonix Pfizer Inc. 1,614,188 0.0%
19 Ambien Pfizer Inc. 1,565,451 0.0%
20 Risperdal Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 1,468,415 0.0%
21 Allegra Sanofi 1,449,846 0.0%
22 Paxil Apotex Corp. 1,400,905 0.0%
23 Fosamax Merck 1,366,901 0.0%
24 Actos Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. 1,332,104 0.0%
25 Celexa Actavis Pharma, Inc. 1,260,303 0.0%
26 Zithromax Z-Pak Pfizer Inc. 1,209,239 0.0%
27 Levaquin Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 115,864 0.0%
28 Zyrtec Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. 1,118,911 0.0%
29 Seroquel AstraZeneca 1,110,580 0.0%
30 Viagra Pfizer Inc. 1,104,858 0.0%
31 Aciphex Eisai Inc. 1,083,214 0.0%
32 Duragesic Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 1,049,845 0.0%
33 Avandia GlaxoSmithKline 1,046,145 0.0%
34 Lexapro Actavis Pharma, Inc. 965,666 0.0%
35 Topamax Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 912,933 0.0%
36 Bextra Pfizer Inc. 905,188 0.0%
37 Flonase GlaxoSmithKline 889,893 0.0%
38 Toprol XL AstraZeneca 889,799 0.0%
39 Enbrel Amgen Inc. 883,700 0.0%
40 Premarin Tabs Pfizer Inc. 856,921 0.0%
41 Synthroid Abbott Laboratories 850,825 0.0%
42 Imitrex Oral GlaxoSmithKline 850,088 0.0%
43 Lotrel Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 843,375 0.0%
44 Ortho Tri-Cyclen Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 816,238 0.0%
45 Prilosec AstraZeneca 810,891 0.0%
46 Paxil CR Apotex Corp. 775,564 0.0%
47 Cipro Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. 716,420 0.0%
48 Valtrex GlaxoSmithKline 681,082 0.0%
49 Concerta Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 668,316 0.0%
50 Clarinex Merck 646,790 0.0%
51 Lamisil Oral Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 646,026 0.0%
52 Diovan Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 632,121 0.0%
53 Depakote Abbott Laboratories 630,794 0.0%
54 Adderall XR Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. 621,034 0.0%
55 Altace King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 614,886 0.0%
56 Lamictal GlaxoSmithKline 582,281 0.0%
57 Tricor Abbott Laboratories 556,490 0.0%
58 Evista Eli Lilly and Company 552,960 0.0%
59 Cozaar Merck 536,027 0.0%
60 Accupril Pfizer Inc. 534,713 0.0%
61 Flovent GlaxoSmithKline 532,577 0.0%
62 Nasonex Merck 531,272 0.0%
63 Diovan HCT Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 530,650 0.0%
64 Flomax Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 515,122 0.0%
65 Procrit Janssen Biotech, Inc. 514,724 0.0%
66 Aricept Eisai Inc. 486,249 0.0%
67 Coreg GlaxoSmithKline 485,358 0.0%
68 Allegra-D Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc. 0 0.0%
69 Diflucan Pfizer Inc. 480,251 0.0%
70 Actonel Actavis Pharma, Inc. 463,914 0.0%
71 Zofran GlaxoSmithKline 463,726 0.0%
72 Glucovance Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 459,463 0.0%
73 Combivir GlaxoSmithKline 457,900 0.0%
74 Humalog Eli Lilly and Company 448,545 0.0%
75 Detrol LA Pfizer Inc. 441,725 0.0%
76 Rebetol Merck 441,440 0.0%
77 Glucophage XR Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 429,536 0.0%
78 Pulmicort Respules AstraZeneca 426,402 0.0%
79 Combivent Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 405,072 0.0%
80 Hyzaar Merck 400,835 0.0%
81 Strattera Eli Lilly and Company 393,300 0.0%
82 Skelaxin Elan Corporation plc 391,702 0.0%
83 Ortho Evra Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 385,224 0.0%
84 PEG-Intron 382,923 0.0%
85 Lovenox Sanofi 370,083 0.0%
86 Avonex Biogen 367,952 0.0%
87 Lantus Sanofi 366,434 0.0%
88 Abilify Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 364,546 0.0%
89 Zithromax Susp 361,641 0.0%
90 Cefzil Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 356,428 0.0%
91 Levoxyl King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 350,567 0.0%
92 Xalatan Pfizer Inc. 348,935 0.0%
93 Trizivir GlaxoSmithKline 347,922 0.0%
94 Omnicef Abbott Laboratories 346,582 0.0%
95 Zetia Merck 346,565 0.0%
96 Trileptal Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 345,518 0.0%
97 CellCept Genentech, Inc. 337,791 0.0%
98 Ditropan XL Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 334,894 0.0%
99 Biaxin XL Abbott Laboratories 325,698 0.0%
100 Kaletra Abbott Laboratories 324,490 0.0%
101 Glucotrol XL Pfizer Inc. 319,835 0.0%
102 Prograf Astellas Pharma US, Inc. 315,921 0.0%
103 Asacol Actavis Pharma, Inc. 314,196 0.0%
104 Rhinocort Aqua AstraZeneca 310,864 0.0%
105 Lotensin Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 307,366 0.0%
106 Augmentin ES-600 Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc. 304,515 0.0%
107 Accutane Roche 301,497 0.0%
108 Ultracet Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 293,502 0.0%
109 Nasacort AQ Sanofi 292,550 0.0%
110 Avapro Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 287,276 0.0%
111 Mobic Abbott Laboratories 286,191 0.0%
112 Viread Gilead Sciences, Inc. 285,551 0.0%
113 Provigil Cephalon, Inc. 282,273 0.0%
114 Sustiva Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 282,100 0.0%
115 Zithromax Pfizer Inc. 279,945 0.0%
116 Copaxone Accredo Health Group, Inc. 279,130 0.0%
117 Xopenex Akorn, Inc. 275,824 0.0%
118 Coumadin Tabs Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 273,696 0.0%
119 Elidel Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 272,911 0.0%
120 Geodon Oral Pfizer Inc. 265,046 0.0%
121 Depakote ER Abbott Laboratories 263,894 0.0%
122 Patanol Alcon 263,320 0.0%
123 Avelox Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. 247,411 0.0%
124 Pegasys Genentech, Inc. 245,656 0.0%
125 AndroGel Abbott Laboratories 244,495 0.0%
126 Neupogen Amgen Inc. 243,434 0.0%
127 Zyrtec Syrup 242,058 0.0%
128 Amaryl Sanofi 241,860 0.0%
129 Biaxin Abbott Laboratories 240,574 0.0%
130 Humalog Mix 75/25 Pn 238,728 0.0%
131 Prozac Eli Lilly and Company 238,562 0.0%
132 Humulin N Eli Lilly and Company 232,776 0.0%
133 Yasmin 28 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. 230,072 0.0%
134 Actiq Abbott Laboratories 226,046 0.0%
135 Epivir GlaxoSmithKline 0 0.0%
136 Augmentin XR Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc. 223,788 0.0%
137 Prempro Pfizer Inc. 223,172 0.0%
138 Lidoderm Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. 219,583 0.0%
139 Keppra UCB, Inc. 215,286 0.0%
140 Proscar Merck 213,137 0.0%
141 Monopril Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 211,726 0.0%
142 Viracept GlaxoSmithKline 208,939 0.0%
143 Betaseron Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. 199,834 0.0%
144 Niaspan Abbott Laboratories 194,999 0.0%
145 Gleevec Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 194,632 0.0%
146 Imitrex Inj 194,177 0.0%
147 Amnesteem Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. 193,905 0.0%
148 BenzaClin Sanofi 193,714 0.0%
149 Alphagan P Actavis Pharma, Inc. 193,467 0.0%
150 Miacalcin Nasal Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. 192,671 0.0%
151 Lescol XL Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 192,623 0.0%
152 Zomig AstraZeneca 191,647 0.0%
153 Inderal LA Wyeth 190,836 0.0%
154 Humulin 70/30 Eli Lilly and Company 189,839 0.0%
155 Bactroban GlaxoSmithKline 189,094 0.0%
156 Aldara Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation 188,321 0.0%
157 Famvir GlaxoSmithKline 187,264 0.0%
158 RenaGel Genzyme Corporation 183,587 0.0%
159 Zerit Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 181,996 0.0%
160 Macrobid Procter & Gamble 179,606 0.0%
161 Tequin Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 175,970 0.0%
162 Thalomid Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 175,425 0.0%
163 DDAVP Sanofi 174,265 0.0%
164 Zyrtec-D Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. 174,129 0.0%
165 Klor-Con Sandoz Inc. 173,274 0.0%
166 Avalide Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 172,917 0.0%
167 Differin Galderma Laboratories, L.P. 172,875 0.0%
168 Serevent 170,783 0.0%
169 Casodex AstraZeneca 166,268 0.0%
170 Arimidex AstraZeneca 165,349 0.0%
171 Tobradex Alcon 164,604 0.0%
172 Atacand AstraZeneca 162,849 0.0%
173 Humira Abbott Laboratories 162,432 0.0%
174 Sporanox Janssen Biotech, Inc. 161,739 0.0%
175 Tussionex Sanofi 160,624 0.0%
176 Cosopt Akorn, Inc. 157,311 0.0%
177 Catapres-TTS Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 155,226 0.0%
178 Xeloda Genentech, Inc. 155,063 0.0%
179 Gonal-F EMD Serono, Inc. 151,562 0.0%
180 Plendil AstraZeneca 151,542 0.0%
181 Arava Sanofi 150,791 0.0%
182 Zelnorm Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 149,104 0.0%
183 Serzone Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 148,822 0.0%
184 Exelon Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 147,478 0.0%
185 Percocet-10 147,129 0.0%
186 Tiazac Actavis Pharma, Inc. 146,223 0.0%
187 Aviane Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. 144,964 0.0%
188 Endocet Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. 144,092 0.0%
189 Dovonex Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 143,701 0.0%
190 Penlac 142,628 0.0%
191 Arthrotec Pfizer Inc. 140,326 0.0%
192 Lescol Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 139,872 0.0%
193 Prevpac Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. 138,400 0.0%
194 Pletal Pfizer Inc. 138,144 0.0%
195 Glucophage Bristol-Myers Squibb Company 137,029 0.0%
196 Viramune Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 136,908 0.0%
197 Serevent Diskus GlaxoSmithKline 136,251 0.0%
198 Epogen Amgen Inc. 135,775 0.0%
199 Temodar Merck 135,764 0.0%
200 Pulmicort Turbuhaler AstraZeneca 135,494 0.0%
All Others 24,700,747 0.0%

Source: Verispan, VONA

(By Units)

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