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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
YANGMING CAO MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled462

FRESNO

California

ENRIQUE ESPINOSA-MELENDEZ MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled462

NATIONAL CITY

California

LAWRENCE FRANK M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled462

FRENCH CAMP

California

JOSE SANTOS M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled461

MODESTO

California

ZHIQIANG ZHANG MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled459

DUBLIN

Georgia

BRUCE GREENFIELD M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled455

LOS ANGELES

California

STEPHEN MIGDAL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled451

DETROIT

Michigan

YONG DU M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled444

VICTORIA

Texas

SYED ALAM M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled444

AMERICUS

Georgia

BERNARD AZER D.O.

Specialist

Claims Filled440

LOS ALAMITOS

California

KANDALA CHARY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled439

JACKSON

Tennessee

MARK LEE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled436

WHITTIER

California

KAMAL AMIN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled436

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

NAUSHEEN ALI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled435

ANAHEIM

California

SUBRAMANIAM ANANDASIVAM MD PA

Nephrology

Claims Filled433

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

CELESTE PAULO N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled432

HONOLULU

Hawaii

OMAR HAMZE M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled431

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

HASSAN ALI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled430

MIAMI

Florida

ABDUL KHAN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled428

ARDMORE

Oklahoma

HORACIO RODILES M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled427

EL CENTRO

California

LUIS GARCIA MAYOL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled426

CORAL GABLES

Florida

RAFFI MINASIAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled423

GLENDALE

California

EDGARD VERA TAPIA MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled423

VICTORVILLE

California

ZHENG GE M.D.,

Nephrology

Claims Filled421

TACOMA

Washington

GREGORY MOCK MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled420

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas