Stat!: All Doped Up in the USA

  • Percent of US adults who took at least 1 prescription drug in the past month: 48

  • Percent who took at least 2 different drugs: 31

  • Percent who took 5 or more: 11

 

  • Percent of US children who took at least 1 prescription drug in the past month: 20

  • Percent of US seniors who did: 90

 

  • Percent of US adults who have used prescription drugs for nonmedical reasons: 20

Source: CDC and NIH

 

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