American children are taking more medications than ever before to treat chronic conditions, according to the 2010 Medco Drug Trend Report, raising the question, “How safe are these drugs for children?” The drug trend report looked at prescription drug spending growth between 2001 and 2009 and found that prescription drug use among children has grown four times higher than the overall population. More than one in four insured kids and nearly 30 percent of adolescents (10-19 years of age) took at least one prescription medication to treat chronic conditions. The most substantial increases were seen in the use of antipsychotic, ... Read More
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