TABLE 4

BPCA Priority List by Year and Off-label Usage in 2014

BPCA Priority List 2017BPCA Priority List 2014BPCA Priority List 2004Off-label Use in 2014, %
AlbuterolAlbuterol29.5
AmpicillinAmpicillinAmpicillin0
AzithromycinAzithromycinAzithromycin7.0
ClindamycinClindamycin0
Dexmedetomidine98.7
Diazepam0.7
EpinephrineEpinephrine0
FurosemideFurosemideFurosemide0
HeparinHeparinHeparin0
HydrocortisoneHydrocortisone0
Hydromorphone95.0
Inhaled anesthetics (sevoflurane)0
KetamineKetamineKetamine93.7
Levetiracetam2.4
LorazepamLorazepamLorazepam65.0
Prokinetic drugsProkinetic drugsMetoclopramide0
MidazolamMidazolam0
MorphineMorphine97.9
Ondansetron0.9
PantoprazolePantoprazole34.0
PrednisonePrednisone0
Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprimSulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim1.5
Piperacillin and tazobactam7.9
  • —, not applicable.