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MULTAQ

Treats heart rhythm problems in patients who have a history of atrial fibrillation. Source: National Library of Medicine

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

User Reviews of Related Drug Multaq »

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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
MOURHAF TRABOULSSI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled165

SANDUSKY

Ohio

PRIYANTHA RANAWEERA M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled163

MANHATTAN

Kansas

THOMAS BEVERIDGE M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled163

PLANO

Texas

NELSON PRAGER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled163

AURORA

Colorado

MOHAMMAD ALAOUA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled162

RICE LAKE

Wisconsin

DAVID GAYLE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled161

DOTHAN

Alabama

WILLIAM SMITH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled160

RUSTON

Louisiana

GEORGE HANNA M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled160

BAY CITY

Texas

PERCY CAUSEY MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled160

WEST MONROE

Louisiana

CARLOS RIZO-PATRON M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled159

LUBBOCK

Texas

SUBODH AGRAWAL MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled159

ATHENS

Georgia

IMRAN ZUBAIR MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled158

SALT LAKE CITY

Utah

ALBERT PEARCE M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled158

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

STANISLAV WEINER MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled158

TYLER

Texas

DAVID EVANS M. D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled157

SEARCY

Arkansas

DONALD RUBENSTEIN M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled157

WEST ORANGE

New Jersey

ANDREW KUMPURIS MD

Claims Filled157

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

VENKAT DEVINENI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled157

VICTORVILLE

California

JILL REPOLEY CRNP

Nurse Practitioner, Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled156

LANCASTER

Pennsylvania

JAMES SMITH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled156

LACOMBE

Louisiana

WILLIAM HAAZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled155

MEADOWBROOK

Pennsylvania

JOHN CAPLAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled154

HAMILTON

New Jersey

SATHYANARAYAN REDDY M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled154

BRIDGEPORT

West Virginia

CHARLES RHODES M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled154

ASHLAND

Kentucky

JOHN SEGER M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled153

HOUSTON

Texas