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AVANDAMET

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

564
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 2198 of 3238

$216K
Retail Cost

Rank: 1990 of 3238

129
Patients

Rank: 2331 of 3238

102
Prescribers

Rank: 2390 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 18 86 $31.4K
Texas 11 58 $16.5K
New York 11 49 $18.1K
Pennsylvania 37 $14.7K
California 36 $13.5K
Tennessee 33 $8,760
New Jersey 29 $10.3K
Kentucky 27 $2,891
Michigan 22 $7,436
West Virginia 20 $10.7K
Missouri 20 $9,484
Colorado 19 $6,181
Ohio 17 $8,851
Indiana 13 $6,596
Georgia 12 $2,856
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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