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Growth in therapeutic areas

Our information is updated each quarter to show volume and cost of prescribing for the 6 largest therapeutic areas (by volume of prescribing).

Volume by Therapeutic Area compares the prescription volume for the latest year with that of the previous year, for the 6 largest therapeutic areas. Data is shown in millions.

Cost by Therapeutic Area compares the prescription cost for the latest year with that of the previous year, for the 6 largest therapeutic areas, based on prescription volume. Data is shown in millions (£).

Table showing prescription:

volume by Therapeutic Area:

cost by Therapeutic Area:

Volume by therapeutic area Jun 15 (Excel: 10 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Jun 15 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Mar 15 (Excel 10 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Mar 15 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Dec 14 (Excel 10 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Dec 14 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Sep 14 (Excel 11 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Sep 14 (Excel: 11 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Jun 14 (Excel 10 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Jun 14 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Mar 14 (Excel  KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Mar 14 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Dec 13 (Excel 10 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Dec 13 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Sep 13 (Excel 10 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Sep 13 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Jun 13 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Jun 13 (Excel: 27 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Mar 13 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Mar 13 (Excel: 27 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Dec 12 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Dec 12 (Excel: 10 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Sep 12 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Sep 12 (Excel: 27 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Jun 12 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Jun 12 (Excel: 27 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Mar 12 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Mar 12 (Excel: 27 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Dec 11 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Dec 11 (Excel: 27 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Sep 11 (Excel  KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Sep 11 (Excel: 27 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Jun 11 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Jun 11 (Excel: 28 KB)

Volume by therapeutic area Mar 11 (Excel 27 KB)

Cost by therapeutic area Mar 11 (Excel: 27 KB)

 

Growth in specific Therapeutic Areas

For each of the 6 therapeutic areas, 3 tabs are featured, one a chart and 2 containing tables.

Shows prescription volume and prescription cost for each of the last 25 months.

The two tables show prescription volume and cost for the 10 largest sub-paragraphs for each therapeutic area. The tables compare the latest 12 months with the previous 12 months.

Since June 2015, items prescribed on PP10HP forms by hospital have been included in this data:

Cardiovascular

System

Central Nervous

System

Endocrine

System

Cardiovascular data Jun 2015 (Excel: 206 KB)

Central Nervous data Jun 2015 (Excel: 206 KB)

Endocrine data Jun 2015 (Excel: 210 KB)

Cardiovascular data Mar 2015 (Excel: 207 KB)

Central Nervous data Mar 2015 (Excel: 207 KB)

Endocrine data Mar 2015 (Excel: 206 KB)

Cardiovascular data Dec 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Central Nervous data Dec 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Endocrine data Dec 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Cardiovascular data Sep 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Central Nervous data Sep 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Endocrine data Sep 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Cardiovascular data Jun 2014 (Excel: 212 KB)

Central Nervous data June 2014 (Excel: 212 KB)

Endocrine data Jun 2014 (Excel: 211 KB)

Cardiovascular data Mar 2014 (Excel: 207KB)

Central Nervous data Mar 2014 (Excel: 207 KB)

Endocrine data Mar 2014 (Excel: 211 KB)

Cardiovascular data Dec 2013 (Excel: 212 KB)

Central Nervous data Dec 2013 (Excel: 212 KB)

Endocrine data Dec 2013 (Excel: 212 KB)

Cardiovascular data Sep 2013 (Excel: 207 KB)

Central Nervous Data Sep 2013 (Excel: 207 KB)

Endocrine data Sep 2013 (Excel: 206 KB)

Cardiovascular data Jun 2013 (Excel: 427 KB)

Central Nervous data Jun 2013 (Excel: 427 KB)

Endocrine data Jun 2013 (Excel: 423 KB)

Cardiovascular data Mar 2013 (Excel: 423 KB)

Central Nervous data Mar 2013 (Excel: 423 KB)

Endocrine data Mar 2013 (Excel: 423 KB)

Cardiovascular data Dec 2012 (Excel: 424 KB)

Central Nervous data Dec 2012 (Excel: 420 KB)

Endocrine data Dec 2012 (Excel: 416 KB)

Cardiovascular data Sep 2012 (Excel: 425 KB)

Central Nervous data Sep 2012 (Excel: 421 KB)

Endocrine data Sep 2012 (Excel: 417 KB)

Cardiovascular data Jun 2012 (Excel: 426 KB)

Central Nervous Data Jun 2012 (Excel: 421 KB)

Endocrine data Jun 2012 (Excel: 417 KB)

Cardiovascular data Mar 2012 (Excel: 426 KB)

Central Nervous data Mar 2012 (Excel: 421 KB)

Endocrine data Mar 2012 (Excel: 417 KB)

Cardiovascular data Dec 2011 (Excel: 426 KB)

Central Nervous data Dec 2011 (Excel: 421 KB)

Endocrine data Dec 2011 (Excel: 417 KB)

Cardiovascular data Sep 2011 (Excel: 426 KB)

Central Nervous data Sep 2011 (Excel: 421 KB)

Endocrine data Sep 2011 (Excel: 417 KB)

Cardiovascular data Jun 2011 (Excel: 420 KB)

Central Nervous data Jun 2011 (Excel: 420 KB)

Endocrine data Jun 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Cardiovascular data Mar 2011 (Excel: 420 KB)

Central Nervous data Mar 2011 (Excel: 420 KB)

Endocrine data Mar 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

 

Gastro-Intestinal System

Respiratory System

Nutrition and Blood

System

Gastro-Intestinal data June 2015 (Excel: 206 KB)

Respiratory data Jun 2015 (Excel: 212 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Jun 2015 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Mar 2015 (Excel: 212 KB)

Respiratory data Mar 2015 (Excel: 206 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Mar 2015 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Dec 2014 (Excel: 207 KB)

Respiratory data Dec 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Dec 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Sep 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Respiratory data Sep 2014 (Excel: 208 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Sep 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Jun 2014 (Excel: 211 KB)

Respiratory data Jun 2014 (Excel: 211 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Jun 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Mar 2014 (Excel: 212 KB)

Respiratory data Mar 2014 (Excel: 212 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Mar 2014 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Dec 2013 (Excel: 212 KB)

Respiratory data Dec 2013 (Excel: 212 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Dec 2013 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Sep 2013 (Excel: 206 KB)

Respiratory data Sep 2013 (Excel: 206 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Sep 2013 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Jun 2013 (Excel: 423 KB)

Respiratory data Jun 2013 (Excel: 422 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Jun 2013 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Mar 2013 (Excel: 423 KB)

Respiratory data Mar 2013 (Excel: 422 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Mar 2013 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Dec 2012 (Excel: 423 KB)

Respiratory data Dec 2012 (Excel: 416 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Dec 2012 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Sep 2012 (Excel: 420 KB)

Respiratory data Sep 2012 (Excel: 416 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Sep 2012 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Jun 2012 (Excel: 416 KB)

Respiratory data Jun 2012 (Excel: 416 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Jun 2012 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Mar 2012 (Excel: 416 KB)

Respiratory data Mar 2012 (Excel: 416 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Mar 2012 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Dec 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Respiratory data Dec 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Dec 2011 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Sep 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Respiratory data Sep 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Sep 2011 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Jun 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Respiratory data Jun 2011 (Excel: 415 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Jun 2011 (Excel: 206 KB)

Gastro-Intestinal data Mar 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Respiratory data Mar 2011 (Excel: 416 KB)

Nutrition and Blood data Mar 2011 (Excel: 206 KB)