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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
FERNANDO LOPEZ M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled163

DOTHAN

Alabama

NOSHEEN HASAN MD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled163

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

JESUS RODRIGUEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled162

HIALEAH

Florida

JORGE BETANCOURT MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled162

MIA

Florida

GYORGY BODROG M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled162

NEW BEDFORD

Massachusetts

JEFFREY WILHARM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled161

CEDAR RAPIDS

Iowa

PARK CHITTOM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled161

SELMA

Alabama

RAFAEL TATAY MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled160

LINCOLN

Nebraska

JUDY LOUDON CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled159

LAFAYETTE

Indiana

MOHMMAD MUNIR M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled159

DEDHAM

Massachusetts

MARILYN LACHMAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled158

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama

RODNEY DEAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled158

SIOUX CITY

Iowa

GUILLERMO GONZALEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled157

NEW BEDFORD

Massachusetts

HECTOR GOTAY M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled157

GAINESVILLE

Georgia

DONALD MILLIGAN

Neurology

Claims Filled157

DALLAS

Texas

CESAR MATOS-MARTINEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled156

EDINBURG

Texas

TERESA FERRIS

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled156

METHUEN

Massachusetts

PRAMOD PILANIA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled155

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

JOHN MORSE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled155

DICKSON

Tennessee

BARRY STRAUS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled155

CANTON

Georgia

DOVER ROTH M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled154

HOUSTON

Texas

ARTHUR SCHENCK D.O.

Addiction Medicine

Claims Filled154

ERIE

Pennsylvania

NEVILLE KOTWAL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled154

BETHLEHEM

Pennsylvania

CLEATIOUS SMITH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled154

JAY

Florida

MOHAMED KHODEIR M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled151

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky