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Prescriber Checkup » UROXATRAL

UROXATRAL

Treats problems with urination caused by an enlarged prostate (also called benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH). This medicine is an alpha-blocker. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

343K
Medicare Part D Claims
$47.9M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
New York 37,345 $6.19M
California 27,750 $4.43M
Florida 22,908 $3.94M
Texas 15,803 $2.68M
Pennsylvania 14,354 $2.33M
Ohio 10,411 $1.93M
New Jersey 10,163 $1.92M
Illinois 10,035 $1.7M
North Carolina 9,634 $1.45M
Georgia 8,737 $1.37M
Michigan 6,882 $1.41M
Missouri 6,484 $1.03M
Virginia 6,246 $1.09M
Tennessee 5,845 $918K
Kentucky 5,716 $912K
Louisiana 5,421 $804K
Alabama 4,944 $742K
Maryland 4,480 $932K
Massachusetts 4,218 $751K
Arizona 4,204 $763K
Minnesota 4,029 $734K
Indiana 4,019 $698K
Puerto Rico 3,889 $515K
South Carolina 3,843 $614K
Oklahoma 3,765 $697K
Wisconsin 3,740 $588K
Connecticut 3,612 $634K
Washington 3,319 $576K
Oregon 3,019 $520K
Mississippi 2,926 $407K
Arkansas 2,851 $404K
West Virginia 2,615 $457K
Utah 2,303 $389K
Colorado 2,231 $380K
Kansas 2,041 $315K
Iowa 1,919 $270K
Rhode Island 1,822 $261K
Nevada 1,605 $312K
Nebraska 1,515 $219K
Montana 1,494 $243K
Idaho 1,159 $197K
New Hampshire 993 $175K
Hawaii 944 $175K
New Mexico 861 $149K
Maine 772 $149K
Delaware 674 $153K
Vermont 647 $108K
South Dakota 359 $54.8K
District of Columbia 352 $68K
North Dakota 230 $34.5K
Wyoming 202 $34.1K
Alaska 193 $41.3K
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 UROXATRAL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JACK AMIE M.D.

Pediatric Urology

Claims Filled112

BRUNSWICK

Georgia

JOHN NEHME M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled111

STUART

Florida

PABLO GOMERY MD

Urology

Claims Filled111

BOSTON

Massachusetts

JOHN BRASCH MD

Urology

Claims Filled110

LOS ANGELES

California

HAYDEN HENRY M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled110

ARDMORE

Oklahoma

GORDON GLUCKMAN MD

Urology

Claims Filled109

DES PLAINES

Illinois

LEE KOSTER M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled109

NEW KENSINGTON

Pennsylvania

HUMBERTO FAGUNDES MD

Radiation Oncology

Claims Filled109

ST LOUIS

Missouri

JOHN PUMPHREY M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled109

FORT WORTH

Texas

JOHN CUDECKI MD

Urology

Claims Filled108

CHICAGO

Illinois

ANDREW GRUDZINSKI MD

Urology

Claims Filled108

MULLINS

South Carolina

ALAN CORDELL MD

Urology

Claims Filled108

CINCINNATI

Ohio

DAVID KEETCH MD

Urology

Claims Filled108

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

RICHARD PADDOCK MD

Specialist

Claims Filled107

MARRERO

Louisiana

MOSES HYUN MD

Claims Filled107

LOS ANGELES

California

COSME GOMEZ MD

Urology

Claims Filled107

MIAMI

Florida

MARCELLUS LAHAYE M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled107

VILLE PLATTE

Louisiana

LEV ELTERMAN M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled106

SKOKIE

Illinois

WILLIAM SHIPTON D.O.

Urology

Claims Filled106

POTTSVILLE

Pennsylvania

DAVID ALLEN M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled105

ATHENS

Georgia

PAUL FARABAUGH MD

Urology

Claims Filled105

TUPELO

Mississippi

LI-CHIH WU MD

Urology

Claims Filled105

MONTEREY PARK

California

JAMES ROBERTSON MD

Specialist

Claims Filled105

BOZEMAN

Montana

WILLIAM MOSELEY M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled105

SAN DIEGO

California

AITAN MELAMUD MD

General Practice

Claims Filled104

BURLINGAME

California