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EVISTA

RALOXIFENE HCL

Evista (Raloxifene) is a selective estrogen receptor modulator (SERM). It acts like estrogen to make your bones stronger and less likely to break, and also protects breast and uterus tissues from other estrogen effects. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

626K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 303 of 3362

$190M
Retail Cost

Rank: 140 of 3362

244,876
Patients

Rank: 264 of 3362

97,843
Prescribers

Rank: 252 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 23,838 72,527 $21.1M
New York 24,005 68,132 $20.1M
Texas 17,153 40,872 $12.9M
Florida 14,025 33,525 $11.2M
Pennsylvania 13,193 30,317 $9.4M
Ohio 10,607 24,416 $7.82M
Georgia 6,774 20,118 $5.41M
North Carolina 7,055 19,003 $5.32M
New Jersey 7,382 16,968 $6M
Indiana 7,575 16,706 $5.47M
Michigan 9,750 16,497 $6.44M
Illinois 6,799 15,672 $5.2M
Missouri 5,684 15,278 $4.4M
Tennessee 5,219 13,920 $3.95M
Kentucky 5,051 12,438 $3.59M
Virginia 4,851 11,932 $3.73M
South Carolina 4,665 11,418 $3.34M
Alabama 4,391 10,115 $3.01M
Louisiana 3,176 9,887 $2.49M
Massachusetts 4,360 9,404 $3.01M
Arizona 3,970 8,982 $3.12M
Mississippi 2,601 8,979 $2.13M
Arkansas 2,941 8,371 $2.12M
Oklahoma 3,045 7,041 $2.31M
Washington 2,793 6,925 $2.13M
Kansas 2,464 6,590 $1.82M
Wisconsin 2,814 6,557 $2.13M
Minnesota 2,880 6,324 $2.21M
Connecticut 2,798 6,300 $2.22M
Hawaii 2,887 6,161 $2.1M
Iowa 2,088 5,596 $1.62M
Maryland 2,767 5,523 $2.16M
Colorado 2,070 4,793 $1.57M
West Virginia 1,844 4,160 $1.29M
Nebraska 1,455 4,116 $1.11M
Oregon 1,665 4,000 $1.24M
Nevada 1,474 3,371 $1.13M
Utah 1,315 3,316 $1.07M
Rhode Island 1,003 3,008 $791K
New Mexico 987 2,155 $680K
Montana 753 1,824 $530K
Idaho 745 1,820 $560K
North Dakota 644 1,714 $506K
Maine 771 1,520 $568K
South Dakota 508 1,379 $374K
New Hampshire 590 1,323 $441K
Delaware 708 1,250 $531K
Vermont 338 774 $264K
Alaska 134 556 $107K
Wyoming 186 486 $141K
District of Columbia 179 401 $149K
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 EVISTA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
GEORGE HALL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled943

NEW YORK

New York

JIAN WEI ZHANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled867

NEW YORK

New York

CHING-YIN LAM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled813

NEW YORK

New York

HENRY CHEN M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled772

BROOKLYN

New York

HAROLD HSU M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled715

ROSEMEAD

California

SANG BAIK

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled660

LOS ANGELES

California

HEW QUON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled626

LOS ANGELES

California

WAI LEUNG M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled613

FLUSHING

New York

KYUNG HAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled574

LOS ANGELES

California

STANLEY NG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled534

NEW YORK

New York

WEI LIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled468

NEW YORK

New York

SEA CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled448

FLUSHING

New York

KATHY TAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled402

BROOKLYN

New York

HSIAO- FEN CHEN M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled400

SAN GABRIEL

California

AMY CHU-WONG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled395

NEW YORK

New York

NORA TEE M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled387

ALHAMBRA

California

SAMUEL CHAN M.D.

Specialist/Technologist Cardiovascular

Claims Filled370

NEW YORK

New York

JUNG BAE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled361

LOS ANGELES

California

YIU TING CHUNG MD

General Practice

Claims Filled349

LOS ANGELES

California

HENRY TING MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled325

FLUSHING

New York

SUNG-NAE BYUN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled321

LOS ANGELES

California

DONG-HONG SHONG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled316

FLUSHING

New York

HONG LIANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled309

ROSEMEAD

California

BAOEN JIANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled306

NEW YORK

New York

YONG LIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled302

NEW YORK

New York