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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
DINESH ARAB M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled91

DAYTONA BEACH

Florida

HEMACHANDRAN NAIR M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled91

DOUGLAS

Georgia

ABDUR RAHIM MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled91

TRINITY

Florida

ROBERT ROBICHAUX MD,MPH

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled91

MOBILE

Alabama

HAKOP HRACHIAN HAFTEVANI M.D.

Electrophysiology, Clinical Physical Therapist

Claims Filled91

SOUTH MIAMI

Florida

NGAI NGUYEN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled91

SAN JOSE

California

WILLIAM FELTEN MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled91

MIDLAND

Michigan

MAX LAWSON M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled91

OAK RIDGE

Tennessee

LOVDIE LEWIS MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled91

TUSCALOOSA

Alabama

VLADIMIR ILIC MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled91

FORT MYERS

Florida

AGUSTIN ALFONSO M.D.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled91

MIAMI

Florida

CHRISTOS PITARYS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled91

NEW PORT RICHEY

Florida

JACK NONEMAN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

RALEIGH

North Carolina

RICHARD HA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

HANNIBAL

Missouri

SENTHIL NATARAJAN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

ROCHESTER

New York

GABRIEL SOTO M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled90

CAPE GIRARDEAU

Missouri

LAYNE REUSSER M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

WICHITA

Kansas

ARUN KARSAN M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled90

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

KIMBERLY ANDERSEN CRNP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

Claims Filled90

LANCASTER

Pennsylvania

SHERMAN TANG MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

SUGAR LAND

Texas

THOMAS FORTON NP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled90

YPSILANTI

Michigan

DAVID BURKETT M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled90

MONROE

Louisiana

SAMIR BHATT MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled90

SANTA MARIA

California

SHEREIF REZKALLA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled90

MARSHFIELD

Wisconsin

PHILLIP LANEY M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled89

HUNTSVILLE

Alabama