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MINOXIDIL

Treats high blood pressure that has not been controlled with other medicines. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

299K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 449 of 3362

$6.4M
Retail Cost

Rank: 934 of 3362

60,378
Patients

Rank: 505 of 3362

41,779
Prescribers

Rank: 441 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 7,623 35,581 $863K
Texas 6,347 28,670 $625K
Florida 5,108 22,936 $442K
Georgia 2,576 13,026 $252K
New York 2,398 12,270 $252K
Tennessee 2,119 10,433 $204K
Pennsylvania 2,004 10,408 $233K
Illinois 2,175 10,212 $216K
North Carolina 1,928 10,204 $190K
Michigan 2,344 10,203 $257K
Ohio 1,958 9,401 $227K
Mississippi 1,490 8,646 $147K
Alabama 1,728 8,443 $167K
Louisiana 1,568 8,229 $156K
Virginia 1,721 8,098 $172K
Indiana 1,502 7,106 $173K
South Carolina 1,305 6,848 $119K
New Jersey 1,411 6,260 $126K
Missouri 1,201 6,109 $124K
Arkansas 926 5,257 $103K
Kentucky 983 4,773 $105K
Arizona 1,066 4,621 $96.4K
Maryland 1,050 4,546 $104K
Oklahoma 831 4,025 $89.5K
Wisconsin 835 3,915 $89.1K
Washington 756 3,644 $75.4K
Colorado 721 3,414 $85K
Minnesota 694 3,335 $87.3K
Massachusetts 552 2,914 $59.9K
West Virginia 457 2,255 $48.5K
Kansas 415 2,133 $44.3K
Nevada 504 2,092 $41.6K
Iowa 367 1,990 $39.8K
Connecticut 380 1,839 $39.1K
Oregon 342 1,649 $45.1K
Nebraska 276 1,500 $32K
District of Columbia 253 1,321 $20.8K
New Mexico 286 1,157 $30.7K
Idaho 196 917 $20.3K
Hawaii 187 823 $19.3K
Utah 203 803 $20.5K
Delaware 192 713 $22.4K
Rhode Island 115 611 $14.2K
New Hampshire 129 565 $14.1K
Maine 127 549 $15.5K
North Dakota 101 470 $9,843
Alaska 37 431 $5,472
Montana 79 401 $7,569
South Dakota 84 378 $7,925
Vermont 38 139 $4,591
Wyoming 27 93 $1,967
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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Top prescribers for MINOXIDIL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ALFONSO CHAVEZ MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled94

EL PASO

Texas

MAGED NASHED MD

Specialist

Claims Filled93

PENSACOLA

Florida

STANLEY GOLDEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled93

LOS ANGELES

California

JOHN WHALEN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled93

DUBUQUE

Iowa

JAGJIT SINGH MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled93

STOCKTON

California

DENYSE THORNLEY-BROWN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled93

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

RAFFI MINASIAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled92

GLENDALE

California

RANDEEP BAJWA MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled91

STOCKTON

California

MAZEN ABDALLA M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled91

SNELLVILLE

Georgia

ABRAHAM GOLBARI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled91

GARDENA

California

WATERS HICKS M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled91

THOMASVILLE

Georgia

CHIKA OGUAGHA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled91

BROOKLYN

New York

DAVID HENRY M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

HARTFORD

Connecticut

MOHAMMAD AL SAYYAD MD, FACP

Nephrology

Claims Filled90

ABILENE

Texas

PAUL WALTER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

LUBBOCK

Texas

DAVID BEN ASHER MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled89

TUCSON

Arizona

STEVE BUI MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled89

GARDEN GROVE

California

JAMES JACKSON MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled89

STATESBORO

Georgia

SAMUEL LIU MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled89

POMONA

California

ELLEN BEDICHEK M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled88

RICHMOND

Virginia

JOSEPH DUFLOT MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled88

FRESNO

California

JOHN DURHAM MD

Specialist

Claims Filled88

ORANGEBURG

South Carolina

PARTHA SRINIVASAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled87

GALESBURG

Illinois

MARISA JOHNSON MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled86

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

AMIR USMAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled86

LAGRANGE

Georgia