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Enalapril is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. It is also used in combination with other medications to treat heart failure. Enalapril is in a class of medications called angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors. It works by decreasing certain chemicals that tighten the blood vessels, so blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently. More info »


Medicare Part D Claims
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
Puerto Rico 613,093 $5.63M
New York 563,326 $6.26M
Florida 482,646 $4.21M
California 357,920 $3.59M
Texas 307,808 $3.2M
Illinois 300,242 $2.99M
Pennsylvania 226,362 $2.5M
New Jersey 199,242 $2.01M
North Carolina 153,411 $1.47M
Ohio 139,218 $1.65M
Michigan 121,831 $1.29M
Missouri 101,850 $1.03M
Wisconsin 96,144 $1.09M
Tennessee 96,022 $843K
Alabama 92,470 $744K
Georgia 85,441 $818K
Indiana 82,038 $938K
Louisiana 79,629 $626K
Virginia 76,749 $817K
Iowa 69,540 $507K
Kentucky 64,019 $634K
Massachusetts 63,478 $690K
Mississippi 61,190 $499K
South Carolina 61,040 $548K
Oklahoma 60,409 $594K
Washington 56,815 $604K
Arkansas 51,208 $382K
Arizona 51,136 $656K
West Virginia 48,277 $456K
Kansas 45,224 $437K
Nebraska 42,380 $341K
Oregon 39,099 $356K
Minnesota 35,868 $320K
Connecticut 35,153 $384K
Maryland 30,194 $395K
Rhode Island 26,655 $246K
Maine 22,729 $301K
Nevada 21,513 $226K
Colorado 20,808 $217K
New Mexico 18,677 $188K
North Dakota 18,167 $163K
Idaho 13,191 $151K
Montana 12,979 $123K
New Hampshire 12,755 $168K
South Dakota 12,018 $100K
Utah 11,149 $108K
Vermont 10,674 $119K
Hawaii 8,306 $142K
Wyoming 6,877 $67K
Delaware 5,888 $80.2K
Alaska 2,524 $29.3K
District of Columbia 2,338 $29.5K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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