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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
ANTHONY VALERI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled420

NEW YORK

New York

JONARDI HANDOKO MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled419

UPLAND

California

SUSAN ALEX M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled419

JACKSON

Tennessee

EUGENE WONG MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled418

HONOLULU

Hawaii

EDWIN CHIN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled416

BURIEN

Washington

UMA KUMAR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled416

STOCKBRIDGE

Georgia

JIM-JER HWU MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled414

MONTEREY PARK

California

CARLOS MARTINEZ M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled412

MACON

Georgia

MELODY DUMLAO M.D

Nephrology

Claims Filled411

PORTERVILLE

California

LAKHI SAKHRANI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled406

ALHAMBRA

California

MARCO MARTINEZ M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled405

CUDAHY

California

LUIS URIBE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled404

KENNER

Louisiana

KAREN PITTS CNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled404

HATTIESBURG

Mississippi

FELIPE PORRES MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled401

MIDLAND

Texas

JOACHIM HERTEL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled401

GREENVILLE

South Carolina

SANJEEV MITTAL MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled397

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

JAMBUR CHANDRASHEKAR M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled396

INDIO

California

STEVEN ZELMAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled395

MOUNT VERNON

Illinois

JEFFREY LICHT M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled394

YAKIMA

Washington

DAVID PAI MD

Specialist

Claims Filled393

SACRAMENTO

California

MUTHUSWAMI RAMACHANDRAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled393

LOXAHATCHEE

Florida

ROBERT CUELI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled390

FT LAUDERDALE

Florida

CARLOS MEZA M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled388

MONTEREY PARK

California

MARK BEVAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled387

FARMINGTON

New Mexico

MEER ZONOZI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled385

WASHINGTON

District of Columbia