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Mental Health - Drug Abuse and Overdose Emergency Department Visits Involving Nonmedical Use of Pharmaceuticals by Drug United States 2011

  ED Visits Percent of ED Visits
Total ED visits, nonmedical use 1,244,872 100.0%
Single drugs 585,367 47.0%
Multiple drugs 659,505 53.0%
Alcohol present 219,485 17.6%
Pharmaceuticals 1,244,872 100.0%
Anorexiants 1,042 0.1%
Anticonvulsants 44,235 3.6%
Anti-Parkinson Agents 6,200 0.5%
Anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotic 421,940 33.9%
Cardiovascular agents 47,699 3.8%
Central nervous system stimulants 40,648 3.3%
Gastrointestinal agents 13,060 1.0%
Hormones 12,539 1.0%
Metabolic agents 27,794 2.2%
Muscle relaxants 46,269 3.7%
Nutritional products 11,090 0.9%
Pain relievers 573,497 46.1%
Psychotherapeutic agents 135,455 10.9%
Respiratory agents 41,377 3.3%