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OXYBUTYNIN CHLORIDE

Oxybutynin is used to control urgent, frequent, or uncontrolled urination in people who have overactive bladder (a condition in which the bladder muscles have uncontrollable spasms), spina bifida (a disability that occurs when the spinal cord does not close properly before birth), or other conditions that affect the bladder muscles. Oxybutynin is in a class of medications called anticholinergics. It works by relaxing the bladder muscles to prevent urgent, frequent, or uncontrolled urination. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

1.51M
Medicare Part D Claims
$19.5M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 235,842 $3.22M
Florida 165,710 $1.26M
Texas 110,631 $938K
Pennsylvania 100,083 $842K
Ohio 96,757 $917K
New York 84,356 $720K
Michigan 79,583 $699K
Illinois 76,877 $640K
Missouri 64,735 $546K
Washington 62,845 $611K
Tennessee 61,870 $493K
North Carolina 59,031 $486K
Indiana 57,653 $500K
Arizona 53,259 $491K
Wisconsin 50,291 $453K
Georgia 48,241 $404K
Iowa 45,955 $345K
Minnesota 45,763 $398K
Oregon 45,504 $513K
Virginia 36,012 $316K
Massachusetts 35,320 $276K
Colorado 35,050 $464K
Alabama 33,270 $256K
Kentucky 32,931 $270K
Louisiana 32,035 $256K
Oklahoma 29,657 $269K
Kansas 29,184 $243K
South Carolina 26,891 $211K
Arkansas 26,339 $208K
New Jersey 24,832 $212K
Mississippi 22,725 $176K
Maryland 20,655 $218K
Nebraska 18,709 $149K
New Mexico 18,240 $155K
West Virginia 17,752 $145K
Connecticut 16,490 $133K
Nevada 15,766 $132K
Utah 13,920 $121K
Idaho 12,992 $122K
Maine 11,450 $98K
Puerto Rico 10,529 $81.6K
Montana 9,648 $82K
Rhode Island 9,578 $68K
South Dakota 7,967 $65.6K
New Hampshire 6,979 $60.4K
North Dakota 6,870 $60.8K
Vermont 5,135 $41.9K
Wyoming 3,869 $31.4K
Hawaii 3,565 $52K
Delaware 3,053 $29.2K
Alaska 2,359 $21K
District of Columbia 1,784 $20.3K
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 OXYBUTYNIN CHLORIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
SANJAY PATEL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

FORT WAYNE

Indiana

HAROLD HEBARD M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

BUCKHANNON

West Virginia

LEONARDO SERFINO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

SIERRA VISTA

Arizona

CATHERINE VANVOORN M.D.

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled53

COLUMBIA

Missouri

THOMAS GRECO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

KULDIP BEHNIWAL M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled53

FRESNO

California

DANIEL OWENS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

HOT SPRINGS

Arkansas

MITCHELL WICKER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

HAZARD

Kentucky

HOSSEIN TABARI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled53

BOGALUSA

Louisiana

PAUL FIEBER P.A.

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled53

ROSEBURG

Oregon

MARY ANN ERICKSON DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

WOFFOUND HEIGHTS

California

JESUS DURAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled53

LAS CRUCES

New Mexico

IVAN RAMOS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

NEW PORT RICHEY

Florida

RONALD KUPPER M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled53

PADUCAH

Kentucky

MALATHI TADAKAMALLA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled53

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

RIFFAT IMDAD M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled53

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

ALEX GARRIGA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

LAKELAND

Florida

AUGUSTO ENRIQUEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

CORAL GABLES

Florida

TODD SORENSEN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

SIOUX FALLS

South Dakota

CHRISTOPHER RITTER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

OLD TOWN

Maine

PRAKASH BONDADE M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled53

FOUNTAIN VALLEY

California

JACQI SEATON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

MANHATTAN

Kansas

RAMESH KHANNA M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled53

ELGIN

Illinois

SAMUEL STORCH M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled53

WINSTON SALEM

North Carolina

ASHWANI BINDAL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

FREMONT

California