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DIOVAN HCT

Diovan HCT is a combination medicine. Valsartan (an angiotensin receptor blocker) lowers blood pressure by making blood vessels relax. Hydrochlorothiazide (a diuretic or water pill) lowers blood pressure and swelling by removing extra fluid from your body. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

486K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 340 of 3238

$101M
Retail Cost

Rank: 210 of 3238

151,106
Patients

Rank: 330 of 3238

77,687
Prescribers

Rank: 294 of 3238

User Reviews of DIOVAN HCT »

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63%

of people say

it's worth it

52%

of people say

it worked well

19%

of people say

it's a huge hassle
Alternatives:

Zestoretic Benicar HCT

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 21,997 67,749 $13.5M
New York 14,830 51,079 $10.6M
Florida 12,543 43,365 $9.08M
Texas 12,137 37,543 $8.21M
New Jersey 10,601 33,307 $7.76M
Pennsylvania 6,490 21,458 $4.23M
North Carolina 5,408 19,009 $3.58M
Georgia 5,431 18,206 $3.47M
Illinois 4,808 15,072 $3.34M
Ohio 4,524 14,568 $3.18M
Louisiana 4,199 13,561 $2.42M
Mississippi 3,904 11,419 $1.91M
Virginia 3,251 10,587 $2.16M
Tennessee 3,024 9,867 $1.98M
South Carolina 3,126 9,222 $1.76M
Indiana 2,403 7,712 $1.75M
Alabama 2,233 6,942 $1.35M
Connecticut 2,334 6,850 $1.74M
Kentucky 2,129 6,609 $1.33M
Missouri 2,186 6,561 $1.28M
Maryland 1,878 5,628 $1.43M
Arkansas 1,859 5,376 $931K
Michigan 1,773 5,067 $1.19M
Wisconsin 1,681 4,806 $1.1M
Oklahoma 1,766 4,753 $1.06M
Arizona 1,368 4,362 $1.15M
Massachusetts 1,090 3,299 $771K
West Virginia 1,070 3,101 $632K
Iowa 821 2,774 $523K
Colorado 800 2,566 $601K
Washington 888 2,503 $558K
Kansas 758 2,446 $467K
Nebraska 657 2,161 $396K
Nevada 499 1,738 $400K
Minnesota 651 1,710 $413K
Rhode Island 389 1,463 $300K
Oregon 477 1,377 $316K
Delaware 514 1,320 $374K
Utah 484 1,269 $287K
District of Columbia 341 1,063 $240K
New Mexico 375 1,017 $221K
Idaho 315 862 $189K
Hawaii 217 841 $165K
Montana 241 783 $153K
New Hampshire 243 752 $178K
North Dakota 267 727 $158K
South Dakota 236 637 $126K
Maine 186 564 $154K
Alaska 86 381 $62.4K
Vermont 172 380 $97.1K
Wyoming 75 223 $47.3K
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients Methodology »

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Top prescribers for DIOVAN HCT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOHN ODOM MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MULLINS

South Carolina

ANTOINETTE ANTHONY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

CHINH HUYNH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

WESTMINSTER

California

JUAN CAMAYD MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

VICTOR PAZOS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

HIALEAH

Florida

RAMON MOQUETE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

NEW YORK

New York

OSCAR VERZOSA MD, P.A

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ELIZABETH

New Jersey

KAREN TOUCHSTONE CFNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

BUDE

Mississippi

AGUSTIN ALFONSO M.D.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

MOUSSA FAMININI MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled50

ENCINO

California

RAISA PUSTYLNIKOV M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

ANMING LUO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

NESTOR DEMORIZI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

GENE HAVERLAH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

DEL RIO

Texas

LOUIS FLORES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

GLENDALE

California

JOSE LOPEZ M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

TAMPA

Florida

DARIUS GHARIB M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

ENCINO

California

EDGAR ALEMAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled51

GLENDALE

California

YONG TAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

BRAWLEY

California

ARYEL NICOLEAU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

QUEENS VILLAGE

New York

JOSE BAUTISTA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

SANGER

California

ANTHONY JUNG M.D

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled51

FLUSHING

New York

DAVID FELIX M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

NEW YORK

New York

GEORGE HENDERSON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

ROBERT MYERS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

DALLAS

Texas