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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
PEDRO BLANDON M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled383

EL PASO

Texas

JOHAN WINOTO M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled383

SACRAMENTO

California

ANWAR AL-HAIDARY

Nephrology

Claims Filled381

WILSON

North Carolina

LINDA SAKAI N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled376

HONOLULU

Hawaii

DOMINICK CANNONE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled375

JAMESTOWN

New York

MARK BEVAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled375

FARMINGTON

New Mexico

MARY WILLIAMS FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled373

CLARKSDALE

Mississippi

RAFAEL LOPEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled372

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

BELAYENH BEFEKADU MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled372

REIDSVILLE

North Carolina

SUSAN ALEX M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled372

JACKSON

Tennessee

MELODY DUMLAO M.D

Nephrology

Claims Filled371

PORTERVILLE

California

YONG DU M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled369

VICTORIA

Texas

TAWANA COOPER ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled369

PENSACOLA

Florida

MUHAMMED MUHAMMEDI MD

Specialist

Claims Filled369

ATLANTA

Georgia

FERNANDO RAUDALES M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled368

EL PASO

Texas

LUIS URIBE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled366

KENNER

Louisiana

TAREK DAOUD MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled365

WATERLOO

Iowa

CURTIS LEE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled365

HILO

Hawaii

MOUFID NEMEH M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled363

NORTHRIDGE

California

JESUS RAMIREZ M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled361

LOS ANGELES

California

HAN DANG M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled352

HOUSTON

Texas

CARLOS MARTINEZ M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled351

MACON

Georgia

JOSEPHINE GUERRIER NP-C

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled350

ASTORIA

New York

THANH NGUYEN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled350

GARDEN GROVE

California

WILLIAM CLEVELAND M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled347

ATLANTA

Georgia