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RISPERIDONE ODT

RISPERIDONE

Risperdal (Risperidone) is an atypical antipsychotic. Researchers don't know exactly how it works. It seems to change dopamine and serotonin activity in your brain, which affects thoughts and mood. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Risperdal

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

57.6K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 789 of 3362

$10.1M
Retail Cost

Rank: 814 of 3362

12,042
Patients

Rank: 879 of 3362

10,793
Prescribers

Rank: 795 of 3362

More info on related drug Risperdal »

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50%

of people say

it's worth it

43%

of people say

it worked well

46%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

81.9K

2011

85.8K

2012

89.5K

2013

84.4K

2014

81.1K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$19.6M

2011

$18.7M

2012

$17.3M

2013

$15.2M

2014

$13.3M

2015

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients without a low-income subsidy paid each year.

$150

2011

$139

2012

$130

2013

$122

2014

$130

2015

Note: While the rest of this page displays data from 2014, the charts above display data through 2015, from a special release by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 1,094 5,437 $969K
Ohio 694 3,654 $582K
California 736 3,522 $770K
New Jersey 574 3,321 $590K
Texas 765 3,107 $615K
North Carolina 595 2,866 $531K
Michigan 573 2,610 $504K
Pennsylvania 527 2,517 $392K
Washington 421 2,175 $369K
Florida 572 2,077 $403K
Kentucky 318 1,608 $254K
Maryland 278 1,427 $224K
Wisconsin 271 1,424 $198K
Connecticut 258 1,379 $260K
Oregon 278 1,328 $212K
Virginia 296 1,318 $227K
Indiana 294 1,246 $193K
Missouri 256 1,212 $198K
South Carolina 220 1,054 $148K
Tennessee 231 1,049 $160K
Alabama 230 991 $206K
Louisiana 216 962 $201K
Georgia 237 921 $162K
Minnesota 212 905 $155K
Illinois 235 865 $116K
Arizona 221 843 $118K
Massachusetts 200 746 $134K
Colorado 140 708 $131K
Kansas 143 628 $99.3K
Mississippi 111 528 $101K
Maine 120 505 $79.3K
New Hampshire 72 420 $60K
Iowa 66 376 $52.6K
Oklahoma 94 333 $61.1K
Nevada 58 293 $60.4K
Nebraska 54 275 $51K
North Dakota 53 273 $29.3K
Hawaii 64 267 $46.6K
Idaho 74 266 $35.8K
Arkansas 82 265 $45.3K
Utah 44 258 $54.7K
West Virginia 64 231 $34.3K
South Dakota 29 212 $28.6K
Vermont 40 204 $43.4K
New Mexico 48 172 $19.1K
Rhode Island 32 172 $42.2K
Delaware 35 167 $28.5K
District of Columbia 31 124 $18.4K
Montana 20 88 $24.3K
Alaska 20 76 $15.2K
Wyoming 12 63 $11.1K
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 RISPERIDONE ODT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ZEV ZUSMAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled198

SOMERSET

Kentucky

SONDRA SOLOMON APMHNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled158

RALEIGH

North Carolina

SYLVIA LAGDAN ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled118

TACOMA

Washington

ROBERT WHITEHOUSE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled114

RICHMOND HTS

Ohio

DEBBIE WEAVER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled114

BALTIMORE

Maryland

MADHU AHLUWALIA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled112

POMONA

New York

MICHELLE SHAUGER MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled79

ANN ARBOR

Michigan

KENNETH WRITESEL D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled77

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE

Ohio

RONALD SEFF M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled76

WOODSIDE

California

RICHARD MYERS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled71

GRAND RAPIDS

Michigan

JUNE MOSSOP M.D.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled69

HAWTHORNE

New York

TARA LOVINGS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled69

BRONX

New York

LORETTA PINTER A.R.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled66

SPOKANE

Washington

ANNE ALBIEZ NURSE PRACTITIONER

Claims Filled65

BRICK

New Jersey

SAMUEL DEY M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled59

RIVERSIDE

California

VICENTE LIM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled59

ROSELLE

New Jersey

NEAL JACOBI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled58

SAN JOSE

California

ANTONIO RUIZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled57

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

MELISSA ROBINSON D.O.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled57

FISHERSVILLE

Virginia

TIMOTHY ROSS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled57

VANCOUVER

Washington

RICHARD ARNOLD MD

General Practice

Claims Filled57

CYNTHIANA

Kentucky

JAMAL MAHMUD M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled56

HAMMONTON

New Jersey

SABITHA HUDEK MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled56

WOODBURY

Tennessee

WAYNE PAULEKAS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled56

WETHERSFIELD

Connecticut

MICHAEL SELLS ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled56

SPOKANE

Washington