The 9 Drugs Most Costly to American Society

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Every year, Americans spend $374 billion on prescription drugs, and about $100 billion on illegal drugs such as heroin and cocaine.
 
Calculating the Americans’ total spending on drugs doesn’t stop in counting the number of dollars used to purchase them because the cost goes beyond that. The price also includes the harmful effects of drugs on one’s health and society as a whole.
 
Learn about the 9 most expensive drugs in America on this list.