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DESONIDE

Relieves the itching, dryness, redness, and swelling caused by skin problems such as atopic dermatitis. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

466K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 359 of 3362

$87.2M
Retail Cost

Rank: 264 of 3362

291,408
Patients

Rank: 236 of 3362

70,719
Prescribers

Rank: 328 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 34,338 53,154 $9.14M
Florida 30,614 49,615 $9.89M
New York 24,224 43,574 $9M
Texas 17,695 27,213 $5.27M
Michigan 11,568 19,251 $3.74M
Pennsylvania 10,819 16,942 $3.54M
Ohio 9,930 15,945 $3.04M
Massachusetts 9,127 14,732 $2.64M
North Carolina 9,142 13,959 $2.66M
Georgia 8,264 12,499 $2.32M
Louisiana 6,978 10,967 $2.07M
Illinois 7,006 10,668 $1.91M
Virginia 6,977 10,511 $1.85M
New Jersey 6,194 9,751 $1.89M
Washington 6,260 9,703 $1.54M
Tennessee 5,494 8,551 $1.56M
Indiana 5,300 8,401 $1.54M
Kentucky 5,014 8,245 $1.57M
Minnesota 4,967 7,828 $1.34M
Maryland 5,051 7,800 $1.5M
Wisconsin 4,625 7,516 $1.31M
Alabama 4,813 7,387 $1.44M
Arizona 4,698 6,628 $1.14M
Missouri 4,217 6,572 $1.28M
South Carolina 3,985 6,095 $1.14M
Connecticut 3,233 5,029 $833K
Colorado 2,929 4,491 $764K
Oregon 2,474 3,648 $574K
Arkansas 2,223 3,466 $590K
Iowa 2,000 3,279 $604K
Oklahoma 1,822 2,956 $577K
West Virginia 1,821 2,934 $534K
Utah 1,844 2,882 $491K
Mississippi 1,788 2,763 $494K
Hawaii 1,780 2,616 $446K
Nevada 1,725 2,502 $476K
Kansas 1,551 2,317 $393K
Nebraska 1,338 2,232 $441K
Idaho 1,410 2,133 $374K
Maine 1,206 1,890 $332K
Rhode Island 1,073 1,778 $298K
New Hampshire 1,109 1,691 $269K
District of Columbia 788 1,484 $254K
New Mexico 986 1,445 $252K
Montana 736 1,114 $166K
South Dakota 726 1,020 $171K
Delaware 641 980 $183K
North Dakota 381 600 $103K
Vermont 249 414 $71K
Wyoming 188 277 $37.9K
Alaska 135 212 $33.4K
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 DESONIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOSHUA SHAPIRO R.P.A

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled203

NEW YORK

New York

FRANCISCO FLORES M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled202

MIRAMAR

Florida

MATHIJS BRENTJENS MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled200

EDENTON

North Carolina

MICHAEL GUTIERREZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled198

ORLANDO

Florida

JAMES BREEN PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled197

DUNEDIN

Florida

RICHARD WALDMAN MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled194

FALL RIVER

Massachusetts

TIMOTHY KNIGHT M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled194

LAKELAND

Florida

MICHAEL CARUSO MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled194

SUN CITY CENTER

Florida

ROBERT DEBELLEVUE MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled193

KENNER

Louisiana

LYMARIE AGUILA GONZALEZ MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled193

MANATI

Puerto Rico

JOHN HAMILL M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled192

HUDSON

Florida

ROBERT ROGERS M.D.

Procedural Dermatology

Claims Filled187

GREENVILLE

South Carolina

OLIVER DRABKIN M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled187

EVERGREEN PARK

Illinois

JOSE RODRIGUEZ VALDEZ M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled187

MIAMI

Florida

MARTIN CLAIBORNE MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled186

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

HILLARY SIEBENECK

Dermatology

Claims Filled184

LATHAM

New York

JAY GOLDSTEIN M.D.

Procedural Dermatology

Claims Filled183

NATICK

Massachusetts

KENNETH DORSEY MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled182

HOUSTON

Texas

WALTER BROOKS MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled182

ROCHESTER

New York

LAWRENCE YELLEN MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled181

FRAMINGHAM

Massachusetts

ALAN ROCKOFF M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled179

BROOKLINE

Massachusetts

KAREN HEIDELBERG M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled178

DETROIT

Michigan

JEFFREY ALTER MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled178

WATERBURY

Connecticut

DIANETTE VAZQUEZ M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled177

GUAYNABO

Puerto Rico

DAVID SAMARA MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled176

JACKSONVILLE

Florida