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DIOVAN HCT

VALSARTAN/HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE

Diovan Hct (Valsartan / Hydrochlorothiazide) 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 2014

80K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 710 of 3362

$21.4M
Retail Cost

Rank: 620 of 3362

22,873
Patients

Rank: 726 of 3362

20,245
Prescribers

Rank: 613 of 3362

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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
New York 2,914 10,334 $2.98M
California 2,601 9,186 $2.31M
Florida 2,411 7,568 $1.94M
New Jersey 1,832 6,181 $2.03M
Texas 1,747 5,461 $1.41M
Pennsylvania 1,197 4,508 $1.2M
Georgia 780 3,007 $693K
North Carolina 779 2,856 $694K
Ohio 689 2,541 $722K
Illinois 686 2,190 $610K
Louisiana 449 1,607 $377K
Virginia 458 1,562 $434K
South Carolina 387 1,415 $356K
Connecticut 388 1,320 $388K
Tennessee 408 1,290 $316K
Indiana 401 1,221 $347K
Alabama 289 1,015 $257K
Maryland 328 978 $311K
Kentucky 274 975 $243K
Michigan 289 967 $295K
Arizona 271 881 $287K
Wisconsin 242 878 $230K
Massachusetts 192 725 $219K
Missouri 237 714 $182K
Mississippi 264 636 $127K
Oklahoma 173 554 $147K
Arkansas 133 430 $92.7K
Colorado 149 427 $119K
Minnesota 99 405 $127K
Iowa 108 394 $85.1K
West Virginia 126 388 $110K
Nevada 99 347 $103K
Oregon 69 296 $79.3K
Kansas 94 296 $65.2K
Washington 98 276 $72.2K
District of Columbia 78 263 $66.8K
Hawaii 56 263 $62K
Delaware 100 252 $82.5K
Nebraska 59 182 $49.2K
Rhode Island 52 172 $52K
New Mexico 49 169 $49K
New Hampshire 40 158 $45.1K
Montana 32 125 $33.1K
Idaho 30 116 $27.8K
North Dakota 27 96 $23K
South Dakota 19 93 $22.5K
Maine 25 93 $24.9K
Utah 40 87 $25.2K
Vermont 11 49 $12.7K
Alaska 18 39 $7,522
Wyoming 23 $5,936
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. The data for 2014 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by more than 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 428,000 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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