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DOXEPIN HCL

Doxepin is used to treat depression and anxiety. Doxepin is in a class of medications called tricyclic antidepressants. It works by increasing the amounts of certain natural substances in the brain that are needed for mental balance. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

542K
Medicare Part D Claims
$10.5M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 61,072 $761K
Florida 54,115 $607K
Texas 45,928 $551K
Pennsylvania 41,174 $529K
North Carolina 38,907 $472K
Ohio 36,420 $441K
Puerto Rico 36,257 $446K
Tennessee 33,919 $422K
New York 31,669 $381K
Georgia 28,826 $361K
Kentucky 28,428 $378K
Illinois 26,513 $293K
Alabama 25,330 $295K
Massachusetts 23,251 $263K
Missouri 23,095 $294K
Washington 21,786 $291K
Louisiana 20,520 $248K
Indiana 19,205 $229K
Virginia 17,964 $204K
Michigan 17,706 $218K
Arizona 15,130 $159K
South Carolina 15,006 $197K
Mississippi 14,406 $182K
Oklahoma 14,052 $236K
Minnesota 13,974 $173K
Oregon 13,958 $177K
Wisconsin 13,622 $169K
Arkansas 13,188 $176K
Iowa 12,748 $138K
New Jersey 11,415 $128K
Kansas 9,215 $106K
West Virginia 8,612 $97.5K
Colorado 8,560 $103K
Maryland 7,061 $84.7K
Connecticut 5,660 $58.8K
Idaho 5,629 $77.9K
Nebraska 5,245 $57.2K
New Mexico 4,979 $58.5K
Maine 4,765 $53.5K
Utah 4,017 $47.2K
Nevada 3,792 $42.6K
Rhode Island 3,732 $35.1K
Montana 3,509 $38.9K
New Hampshire 2,479 $30.3K
North Dakota 2,475 $33.6K
South Dakota 2,265 $23.9K
Hawaii 2,249 $26.4K
Vermont 1,632 $17.4K
Delaware 1,465 $17K
Alaska 1,373 $13.9K
Wyoming 1,050 $14.8K
District of Columbia 670 $9,476
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for DOXEPIN HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
R BRANCH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

METTER

Georgia

MICHAEL SINEWAY MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled50

LAWRENCEVILLE

Georgia

JIMMY YUE

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

ALHAMBRA

California

DOUGLAS CARPENTER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

CROSSVILLE

Tennessee

MICHAEL BEDNARZ M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

EVERGREEN PARK

Illinois

SAMUEL MELTON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LEBANON

Virginia

FRANK WEINHOLT M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

MONROE

Louisiana

ROY KISER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

GRAND JUNCTION

Colorado

ERIC WARREN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

BRANDON

Mississippi

THOMAS SCHNEIDER M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled50

JEFFERSON CITY

Missouri

GHASSAN YAZIGI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SALEM

Kentucky

JON DOCHERTY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

FLORENCE

South Carolina

VICTORIA ROMMEL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

WADESBORO

North Carolina

DWAYNE MILLER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

COMANCHE

Texas

PHILIP THWING MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

GREENEVILLE

Tennessee

ELIZABETH KRELL FAMILY NURSE PRACTIT

Nurse Practitioner, Primary Care

Claims Filled50

KINGSPORT

Tennessee

PAUL MOORE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HENDERSON

Kentucky

ROBERT WILLIAMS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

OPP

Alabama

ALI RAHIMI MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAVANNAH

Georgia

RICARDO DANCEL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

CHELMSFORD

Massachusetts

JAMES BRANAM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

MACON

Georgia

FERNANDO MENDEZ-VILLAMIL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

XIANGYANG LI MD, PHD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

MILFORD

Massachusetts

NADIMPALLI RAJU MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

DETROIT

Michigan

STEPHEN ERLANDSON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ELKIN

North Carolina