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RENVELA

Lowers the amount of phosphorus in blood of patients receiving kidney dialysis. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

940K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 246 of 3238

$729M
Retail Cost

Rank: 22 of 3238

184,164
Patients

Rank: 297 of 3238

46,222
Prescribers

Rank: 401 of 3238

User Reviews of Related Drug Renvela »

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 28,120 144,666 $117M
Texas 18,051 83,446 $76.9M
New York 12,619 67,053 $40.7M
Florida 11,518 56,178 $43.1M
Georgia 8,160 40,816 $35M
Illinois 7,379 37,307 $25.6M
Ohio 6,675 34,251 $23.4M
New Jersey 6,335 30,854 $18.8M
North Carolina 6,356 30,487 $25.5M
Pennsylvania 6,067 30,121 $19.2M
Michigan 6,003 28,177 $22.8M
Tennessee 5,243 25,700 $21.6M
Virginia 5,032 24,079 $20.4M
Louisiana 4,551 22,273 $19.3M
Indiana 3,988 19,110 $14.5M
Missouri 3,666 18,341 $12.3M
Maryland 3,561 17,172 $12.5M
Mississippi 3,203 16,193 $15.5M
Alabama 3,381 16,159 $16.4M
Arizona 3,546 16,097 $12.3M
Washington 2,986 15,110 $11.5M
Massachusetts 2,783 14,084 $9.08M
South Carolina 2,921 13,606 $13.8M
Wisconsin 2,141 11,324 $7.49M
Kentucky 2,265 10,601 $8.45M
Connecticut 1,920 10,584 $7.28M
Arkansas 1,649 8,726 $6.64M
Colorado 1,584 7,381 $5.28M
Hawaii 1,487 7,020 $6.01M
Oklahoma 1,538 7,015 $6.85M
Nevada 1,445 6,925 $4.93M
Minnesota 1,311 6,537 $5.23M
Oregon 1,332 6,449 $5.42M
Iowa 1,057 6,311 $3.57M
West Virginia 1,225 5,471 $3.94M
Kansas 958 5,363 $3.6M
District of Columbia 1,038 4,772 $3.84M
New Mexico 1,164 4,612 $3.79M
Nebraska 794 4,561 $2.91M
Idaho 652 3,188 $2.14M
Utah 595 2,815 $1.67M
Alaska 321 2,807 $1.65M
South Dakota 414 2,324 $1.45M
Rhode Island 380 2,063 $1.03M
Delaware 464 1,728 $1.36M
North Dakota 340 1,434 $936K
Montana 254 1,371 $846K
Maine 322 1,300 $1.04M
New Hampshire 282 1,290 $870K
Vermont 110 512 $303K
Wyoming 92 451 $258K
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients Methodology »

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Top prescribers for RENVELA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
STEPHEN THOMSEN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled2,025

UNION CITY

New Jersey

RAFAEL ESQUENAZI MD FACP FASN

Nephrology

Claims Filled985

HOUSTON

Texas

CATHERINE CORRIGAN ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled948

RIDGEWOOD

New York

DIRK BERRY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled736

TUSCALOOSA

Alabama

JOHN BALLENGER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled696

SACRAMENTO

California

NAWAR MANSOUR M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled667

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

HUGH WILLIAMS MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled649

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

KAMAL ELDIN AHMED M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled645

YUMA

Arizona

DIONICIO ALVAREZ

Nephrology

Claims Filled643

EL PASO

Texas

HAROLD BAER M.D. FACP

Nephrology

Claims Filled637

BAKERSFIELD

California

WEI-TZUOH CHEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled630

VISALIA

California

MARY WILLIAMS FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled615

CLARKSDALE

Mississippi

RASHID DALAL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled604

BELLEVILLE

Illinois

MAGDY MAKSY M.D

Nephrology

Claims Filled601

VISALIA

California

SAUMIL GANDHI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled586

SANTA PAULA

California

BRAJESH BHATLA M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled580

HARLINGEN

Texas

VICTOR CARABELLO M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled564

LOS ANGELES

California

FRED LUI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled563

SAN FRANCISCO

California

THOMAS GUAGLIARDO D.O.

Nephrology

Claims Filled559

LANGHORNE

Pennsylvania

MOHAMMAD ISMAIL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled555

PARAMOUNT

California

JAMES ANGELL ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled554

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

MARCOS ROTHSTEIN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled547

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

RAMAKANT MULAY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled539

DYERSBURG

Tennessee

TAWANA COOPER ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled531

PENSACOLA

Florida

DALILA CORRY M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled523

NORTHRIDGE

California