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Prescriber Checkup » LORAZEPAM

LORAZEPAM

Treats anxiety, anxiety with depression, and insomnia (trouble sleeping). This medicine is a benzodiazepine. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

630K
Medicare Part D Claims
$11.3M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
Florida 155,456 $1.38M
California 125,424 $1.8M
Ohio 99,888 $2.12M
Massachusetts 59,639 $896K
Pennsylvania 40,384 $442K
New York 33,627 $479K
Kentucky 27,657 $341K
Puerto Rico 24,722 $377K
Georgia 23,492 $299K
Texas 18,991 $197K
West Virginia 18,708 $303K
Minnesota 18,047 $190K
Arizona 17,328 $237K
Indiana 14,125 $198K
Louisiana 13,983 $77.4K
Virginia 13,334 $175K
South Carolina 10,062 $122K
Nevada 9,939 $79.8K
North Carolina 9,820 $119K
Wisconsin 9,072 $112K
Missouri 8,889 $106K
Michigan 8,000 $99.1K
Maryland 7,193 $122K
New Jersey 6,766 $95.3K
Rhode Island 6,503 $56.4K
Oklahoma 6,007 $102K
Connecticut 5,875 $63.5K
Tennessee 5,765 $72.7K
Illinois 5,682 $71K
Washington 4,902 $56.9K
New Mexico 4,403 $79.8K
Colorado 3,512 $46.2K
Kansas 3,439 $36.6K
Maine 3,025 $44.7K
Alabama 2,868 $31.9K
Iowa 2,666 $28.1K
Oregon 2,602 $31.5K
New Hampshire 2,552 $28.4K
Delaware 2,369 $42.6K
Hawaii 2,168 $30K
North Dakota 1,777 $10.5K
Arkansas 1,688 $21.1K
Mississippi 1,671 $19.1K
Utah 1,495 $18.4K
Idaho 1,481 $20.1K
Nebraska 1,453 $16.2K
Vermont 1,013 $10.5K
Montana 801 $8,520
South Dakota 364 $4,164
Wyoming 187 $2,377
Alaska 158 $2,102
District of Columbia 139 $1,495
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 LORAZEPAM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CHRIS PARK MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

BOWLING GREEN

Ohio

SURYA REDDY MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled53

HEMET

California

BRUCE BOUTS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

FINDLAY

Ohio

PAUL LESNOSKI D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

YOUNGSTOWN

Ohio

RICHARD COPPOLA D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

LAUDERDALE LAKES

Florida

JOHN WILSON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

HATBORO

Pennsylvania

MYRON LEWIS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

HUNTINGTON

West Virginia

GARY CECCHI M.D.

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled53

BERKELEY

California

ROBERT DRESSLER D.O.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled53

CINCINNATI

Ohio

JOSEPH LAVI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

VALENCIA

California

NATVARLAL PATEL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

BATAVIA

Ohio

KUSUM SINGH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

ALLIANCE

Ohio

ROGER GOODENOUGH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

TROY

Ohio

JOHN WHYMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

WELLESLEY

Massachusetts

PRAKASHCHANDR PATEL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled53

HEMET

California

JUAN LOY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

MARGATE

Florida

JOHN BOND MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

ASHLAND

Kentucky

WILLIAM BIRD MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

PRINCETON

West Virginia

JAMES INGERSOLL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

SANTA BARBARA

California

WARREN THAU M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled53

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

COLIN BAILEY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

LA PLACE

Louisiana

ANDREW NAUMOFF MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

ORRVILLE

Ohio

JOSEPH PINO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

HUDSON

Florida

MICHAEL MCCARVILLE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

VESTAL

New York

JENNIFER MARKLAY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

CINCINNATI

Ohio