Drugged Culture

  • Drugged Culture

    The pharmaceutical industry spends a lot of money marketing their newest psychiatric drugs to Americans.  And we take a lot of them.  In fact, in 2009 alone, U.S. doctors wrote more psychiatric prescriptions than there are people in this country.  This is a look at 2009's 10 most prescribed psychiatric drugs.  Don't worry, there's a pill for that.

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  • Roseanne Smith
    Roseanne Smith 67005. so far the closest therapists are an hour away in wichita. maybe that's changed!
    May 3, 2011
  • cosmina cocan
    cosmina cocan today more people are addicted to drugs ...may for convenience ... or fear of pain?
    May 3, 2011
  • cosmina cocan
    cosmina cocan I totally agree with you Bernadette, just as we are unconscious when we turn to doctors
    May 3, 2011
  • cosmina cocan
    cosmina cocan As long as pharmaceutical companies continue to produce such drugs, people will not stop buying them. Basically we do it with our hands. It's a vicious circle ... companies, doctors buyers. The downside we are buyers, the rest do not care as long as big m...  more
    May 3, 2011 - 1 likes this