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DESONIDE

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

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

507K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 333 of 3238

$66.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 297 of 3238

322,899
Patients

Rank: 210 of 3238

69,998
Prescribers

Rank: 316 of 3238

User Reviews of Related Drug Desonate »

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 39,745 59,872 $6.65M
Florida 34,199 54,424 $7.61M
New York 23,086 40,553 $6.24M
Texas 20,426 30,993 $4.14M
Michigan 13,537 21,266 $2.85M
Ohio 11,637 18,853 $2.56M
Pennsylvania 11,019 17,651 $2.58M
North Carolina 10,555 16,051 $2.22M
Massachusetts 8,943 14,238 $1.87M
Georgia 9,208 13,416 $1.83M
Louisiana 7,981 12,262 $1.61M
Virginia 7,134 10,734 $1.36M
Washington 6,978 10,609 $1.13M
Illinois 6,892 10,592 $1.27M
Tennessee 7,028 10,561 $1.29M
New Jersey 6,569 10,210 $1.46M
Kentucky 6,002 9,592 $1.3M
Indiana 6,139 9,425 $1.2M
Wisconsin 5,749 9,019 $1.06M
Minnesota 5,416 8,436 $1.02M
Alabama 5,358 8,283 $1.18M
Maryland 4,989 7,807 $1.05M
Missouri 4,453 6,950 $954K
Arizona 4,648 6,597 $744K
South Carolina 3,572 5,530 $725K
Connecticut 3,344 5,098 $614K
Arkansas 2,938 4,470 $544K
Colorado 2,946 4,466 $511K
Oregon 2,993 4,441 $483K
Iowa 2,591 4,150 $504K
Oklahoma 2,266 3,672 $504K
Nebraska 2,210 3,591 $466K
Utah 2,247 3,232 $398K
Mississippi 2,074 3,177 $381K
West Virginia 1,805 2,890 $385K
Hawaii 1,965 2,852 $284K
Kansas 1,843 2,731 $311K
Nevada 1,756 2,631 $352K
Idaho 1,609 2,360 $285K
Maine 1,431 2,286 $263K
Rhode Island 1,075 1,847 $257K
New Hampshire 1,047 1,567 $172K
District of Columbia 814 1,485 $179K
New Mexico 937 1,383 $153K
Montana 794 1,223 $135K
South Dakota 724 1,062 $129K
Delaware 661 1,023 $131K
North Dakota 478 668 $96.8K
Vermont 319 468 $49.6K
Wyoming 238 313 $30.2K
Alaska 133 204 $28.8K
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 DESONIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
NATALIA ANIKIN M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled202

CHICAGO

Illinois

CARL ROUNTREE MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled202

HOUSTON

Texas

FERNANDO CALERO MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled202

AGUADILLA

Puerto Rico

MONTE FOX D.O.

Procedural Dermatology

Claims Filled202

CUYAHOGA FALLS

Ohio

ALAN PARKS M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled201

COLUMBUS

Ohio

FRED SPECK M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled200

KERRVILLE

Texas

WILLIAM GALLAGHER MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled199

BANGOR

Maine

JANE LYNCH

Dermatopathology

Claims Filled198

WAYNESBORO

Virginia

JOSEPH OVERTON MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled197

COVINGTON

Georgia

HILDAMARI JUSTINIANO GARCIA MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled197

SAN GERMAN

Puerto Rico

SIDNEY SMITH M.D

Dermatology

Claims Filled197

SAVANNAH

Georgia

RICHARD NEWTON M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled197

MCALLEN

Texas

CHRISTINE MUNOZ- RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled196

COTO LAUREL

Puerto Rico

KYLE WAGAMON MD

Dermatopathology

Claims Filled194

WARREN

Ohio

PETER BOUMAN MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled193

LEWISTON

Maine

TAMI DE ARAUJO M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled193

CORAL GABLES

Florida

JEFFREY ALTER MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled193

WATERBURY

Connecticut

BENJAMIN YOKEL

Dermatology

Claims Filled193

VIRGINIA

Minnesota

FRANCIS CABAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled193

BRANDON

Florida

JOHN KAZMIEROWSKI MD

Dermatopathology

Claims Filled192

PORTLAND

Oregon

CHERYL HULL M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled192

ROGERS

Arkansas

THOMAS DOWNHAM M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled191

TAYLOR

Michigan

GEORGE MURAKAWA MD PHD

Dermatology

Claims Filled191

TROY

Michigan

RUBE PARDO M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled190

CORAL GABLES

Florida

CHEUK YUNG M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled190

ORLAND PARK

Illinois