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The Most Prescribed Psychiatric Drugs

What's the most popular psychiatric drug? A new infographic tells all.

by Maggie York-Worth in Design on 13 May 2010

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Rx nation that we are, Good presents an infographic (click for full size) featuring how many and what kind of prescribed meds were downed in 2009 in the U.S. (Click image for detail.)

Depression, anxiety and panic round out the dark side of modern life for Americans. Xanax gets the gold with 44 million prescribed users, all for anxiety. Zoloft, Prozac and Valium all get face time, too.

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