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MULTAQ

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

479K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 344 of 3238

$191M
Retail Cost

Rank: 126 of 3238

86,776
Patients

Rank: 425 of 3238

42,205
Prescribers

Rank: 418 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 9,885 50,201 $20M
California 8,035 42,828 $17.3M
Texas 7,658 39,858 $15.6M
New York 5,526 28,822 $12.2M
Pennsylvania 5,008 28,656 $11.2M
Ohio 3,838 20,694 $8.44M
Illinois 3,360 18,631 $7.34M
Michigan 3,948 17,632 $8.63M
Tennessee 2,953 16,234 $6.18M
North Carolina 2,549 15,052 $5.57M
New Jersey 2,953 14,783 $6.6M
Louisiana 2,351 14,771 $5.13M
Indiana 2,428 12,960 $5.27M
Missouri 1,850 11,388 $4.19M
Kentucky 1,959 11,099 $4.21M
Georgia 1,924 10,841 $4.04M
Alabama 1,808 10,677 $3.74M
Virginia 1,772 9,515 $3.79M
Arizona 1,766 8,430 $3.62M
South Carolina 1,514 8,399 $3.14M
Wisconsin 1,352 7,216 $2.92M
Arkansas 1,051 6,216 $2.15M
Kansas 963 5,669 $2.02M
Oklahoma 1,006 5,505 $2.17M
West Virginia 880 4,966 $1.9M
Washington 924 4,672 $1.95M
Nebraska 675 4,432 $1.56M
Colorado 799 4,255 $1.67M
Maryland 877 4,079 $1.9M
Iowa 666 3,999 $1.44M
Nevada 821 3,878 $1.63M
Connecticut 708 3,792 $1.68M
Massachusetts 777 3,757 $1.64M
Mississippi 534 3,337 $1.15M
Oregon 526 2,985 $1.14M
Utah 478 2,425 $960K
Minnesota 435 1,996 $890K
Montana 266 1,516 $606K
Delaware 342 1,326 $730K
South Dakota 184 1,177 $382K
Hawaii 214 1,058 $456K
New Mexico 199 963 $395K
Maine 196 931 $425K
Idaho 143 832 $327K
Rhode Island 150 823 $296K
Vermont 131 694 $283K
North Dakota 112 694 $267K
New Hampshire 124 667 $259K
Wyoming 86 471 $190K
District of Columbia 101 428 $180K
Alaska 99 412 $191K
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 MULTAQ

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ARSENIO RODRIGUEZ MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

ORLANDO

Florida

CHIN SHUN SHIH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

MONTEREY PARK

California

BOOTHAPURI VENKATESH MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

CEDAR RAPIDS

Iowa

JONATHAN SECKLER M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

BOCA RATON

Florida

STUART HIGANO M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

ELIZABETH LIM MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

JULIUS KATO DO

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

LIMA

Ohio

RAMON QUESADA M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

THOMAS PAUL MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

ALABASTER

Alabama

BRUCE SCHILT MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

NOBLESVILLE

Indiana

RAJINDER CHHOKAR M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

COLUMBUS

Georgia

DAVID HOYT D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MERCER

Pennsylvania

BYRON JONES MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

FRANCIS FAHEY MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

ORLANDO

Florida

ALAN BLAKER M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

FLORENCE

South Carolina

DAVID CARAS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

MARIETTA

Georgia

WILBERTO LOPEZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

LAKE MARY

Florida

NITIN JALURIA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

HARRISBURG

Pennsylvania

ANSHUL MAHENDRA PATEL MD MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled50

ATLANTA

Georgia

GARETH TITUS M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled50

SOUTH BOSTON

Virginia

ABHISHEK GAUR MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

GAINESVILLE

Georgia

MICHAEL REED MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

MISSOULA

Montana

KENNETH TWAY

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

SAN LUIS OBISPO

California

RICHARD UMBACH MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

COLUMBIA

South Carolina

JUAN ALDRICH MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

SOUTHPORT

North Carolina