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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
JOHN ALLAHHAM M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled216

DANVILLE

Kentucky

ARTURO QUIASON MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled216

INDEPENDENCE

Missouri

SILVIA FURSTENBERG MD

Psychologist

Claims Filled211

NEW YORK

New York

CARLOS VELAS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled211

BETHLEHEM

Pennsylvania

RUSSELL HENRY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled209

HOUMA

Louisiana

LORI ROGERS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled209

LAFAYETTE

Indiana

PHILLIP HILL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled209

LOWELL

Massachusetts

JOHN STRUNK M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled208

DOTHAN

Alabama

GEORGE DREW DO

Dermatology

Claims Filled208

MARION

Ohio

SYED SAYEED M.D

Psychiatry

Claims Filled208

SIKESTON

Missouri

ASHLEY BARTLETTE PA

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled208

HICKORY

North Carolina

DIANA BARALT MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled207

MIAMI

Florida

BARRY RODWICK M. D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled204

CLEARWATER

Florida

CHRISTOPHER HEATHER RN, CNS, APN

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Adult

Claims Filled203

LEBANON

Ohio

GEORGE HARDMAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled201

FRANKLIN

Massachusetts

DIVYAKANT KIKANI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled200

SAN BERNARDINO

California

ROBERT MCFARLANE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled197

PALESTINE

Texas

BENJAMIN PARKER MD

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Mental Health Including Community Mental Health Center

Claims Filled197

PADUCAH

Kentucky

DAVID BOUCHER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled197

STEPHENVILLE

Texas

RAVDEEP KHANUJA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled196

POPLAR BLUFF

Missouri

ROBERT MCCOOL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled194

CAPE GIRARDEAU

Missouri

GARY HOWARD M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled192

MONTEVALLO

Alabama

JOSHUA SUTHERLAND DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled192

GRUNDY

Virginia

FRANCISCO KERDEL MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled192

MIAMI

Florida

MICHAEL NOSS DO

Psychiatry

Claims Filled190

DALLAS

Texas