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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 »


Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for DOXEPIN HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
OMAR HASAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled268

BECKLEY

West Virginia

MARSHALL VANCE D.O.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled267

OWENSBORO

Kentucky

KRISTEN GRABLE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled259

DALLAS

Texas

PREVESH RUSTAGI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled255

FORT WAYNE

Indiana

RICHARD SENS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled255

FALL RIVER

Massachusetts

JERALD DUDNEY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled254

SPRINGFIELD

Ohio

ALEX FIDER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled250

SHELBYVILLE

Tennessee

WILLIAM JOHNSON CFPMHNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled248

BRANDON

Mississippi

RAKESH CHANDRA M.D

Psychologist

Claims Filled247

MARION

Illinois

RON MAHLAB M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled247

ALLENTOWN

Pennsylvania

JESUS HERRERA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled241

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

MARIA ZORATTI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled241

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

SAMUEL KING M. D.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled240

PIKEVILLE

Kentucky

SUBHASH PATEL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled237

GASTONIA

North Carolina

DANA WILEY MD

Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology

Claims Filled236

PIEDMONT

South Carolina

ANTHONY CARTER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled234

TOMPKINSVILLE

Kentucky

SAROJ BRAR MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled234

CLEVELAND

Ohio

MAURICE FITZ-GERALD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled227

DEMOPOLIS

Alabama

MEGHNAD DESAI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled226

INDEPENDENCE

Missouri

WELDON MALLGREN D.O.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled225

CLAREMORE

Oklahoma

ROBERT MCCLURE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled225

CANEYVILLE

Kentucky

NAVEED MIRZA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled223

POPLAR BLUFF

Missouri

BOGDAN MALISZEWSKI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled222

TALLAHASSEE

Florida

KAZI AHMAD M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled222

CULLMAN

Alabama

ROBERT FLOWERS M D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled219

BURKESVILLE

Kentucky