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RENVELA

SEVELAMER CARBONATE

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

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

860K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 265 of 3362

$865M
Retail Cost

Rank: 25 of 3362

179,633
Patients

Rank: 321 of 3362

44,220
Prescribers

Rank: 428 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 28,056 136,743 $141M
Texas 17,540 76,200 $93.6M
New York 12,438 59,123 $46.6M
Florida 11,166 50,875 $49.6M
Georgia 7,960 39,311 $42.4M
Illinois 7,267 34,465 $30.4M
Ohio 6,448 31,333 $27.1M
North Carolina 6,136 28,682 $31.3M
Pennsylvania 5,873 27,936 $23.3M
New Jersey 6,172 27,419 $22.3M
Michigan 5,760 24,704 $26.3M
Tennessee 4,953 23,031 $25.9M
Virginia 4,699 21,211 $23.6M
Louisiana 4,313 19,230 $22M
Indiana 3,765 17,652 $17.5M
Missouri 3,515 16,953 $15.1M
Maryland 3,568 16,343 $15.4M
Mississippi 3,137 15,162 $18.1M
Alabama 3,230 14,234 $18.7M
Arizona 3,325 14,135 $14.7M
South Carolina 3,017 13,684 $17.1M
Massachusetts 2,817 13,367 $11.2M
Washington 2,701 12,598 $12.4M
Kentucky 2,244 10,114 $10.6M
Connecticut 1,928 9,949 $9.09M
Wisconsin 2,065 9,801 $8.53M
Arkansas 1,510 7,096 $7.1M
Oklahoma 1,508 7,013 $8.51M
Hawaii 1,549 6,974 $8.07M
Colorado 1,593 6,888 $6.39M
Nevada 1,406 6,218 $6.18M
Minnesota 1,240 5,805 $6.11M
Iowa 1,022 5,717 $4.01M
Oregon 1,268 5,660 $6.04M
West Virginia 1,128 4,984 $4.57M
District of Columbia 1,012 4,930 $4.7M
Kansas 943 4,655 $3.93M
New Mexico 1,100 4,427 $4.56M
Nebraska 722 3,785 $3.14M
Idaho 565 2,542 $2.47M
Alaska 288 2,317 $1.53M
Utah 524 2,316 $1.89M
South Dakota 396 2,078 $1.7M
Rhode Island 372 1,924 $1.27M
Maine 343 1,382 $1.45M
Montana 275 1,381 $1.12M
Delaware 418 1,375 $1.43M
North Dakota 326 1,333 $1.12M
New Hampshire 287 1,065 $992K
Vermont 86 323 $236K
Wyoming 81 319 $238K
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. The data for 2014 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by more than 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 428,000 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
KANDALA CHARY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled426

JACKSON

Tennessee

MOHAMMAD ISMAIL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled423

PARAMOUNT

California

RAFFI MINASIAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled415

GLENDALE

California

JOSEPH ANZALONE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled413

WENATCHEE

Washington

STEVEN ZELMAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled412

MOUNT VERNON

Illinois

KIMBERLY SHERRILL F.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled412

MONROE

Louisiana

WILLIAM HUNT M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled410

BRIDGEPORT

Connecticut

ENRIQUE ESPINOSA-MELENDEZ MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled408

NATIONAL CITY

California

OLADAYO SANUSI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled407

HARLINGEN

Texas

ALLAN TURNER M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled407

GREENWOOD

South Carolina

ALLAN KAVALICH M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled406

SAN BERNARDINO

California

MEER ZONOZI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled405

WASHINGTON

District of Columbia

RAMON GUADIZ M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled405

LYNWOOD

California

JORGE DIEGO MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled405

MIAMI

Florida

HASSAN ALI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled404

MIAMI

Florida

SURENDRA GUPTA MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled404

JACKSON HEIGHTS

New York

YANGMING CAO MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled403

FRESNO

California

STEPHEN MIGDAL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled402

DETROIT

Michigan

MUHAMMED RAHMAN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled401

STOCKBRIDGE

Georgia

SALIL MANGI MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled398

MCALLEN

Texas

BRUCE GREENFIELD M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled397

LOS ANGELES

California

JAMES CROLL M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled397

BRONX

New York

SUBRAMANIAM ANANDASIVAM MD PA

Nephrology

Claims Filled397

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

KOTTHEGAL ESHWAR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled396

MCALLEN

Texas

KAMAL AMIN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled389

GLENDALE

Wisconsin