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PROPAFENONE HCL

Propafenone is used to treat arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) and to maintain a normal heart rate. Propafenone is in a class of medications called antiarrhythmics. It works by acting on the heart muscle to improve the heart's rhythm. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

220K
Medicare Part D Claims
$38.6M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 34,051 $4.13M
Florida 26,683 $3.12M
Texas 21,584 $2.42M
Ohio 21,227 $2.72M
Tennessee 15,700 $1.26M
North Carolina 15,518 $1.52M
Pennsylvania 13,266 $1.59M
Michigan 13,093 $1.59M
Arkansas 11,827 $889K
Georgia 10,737 $1.03M
Louisiana 10,374 $913K
Missouri 9,822 $855K
Mississippi 9,630 $676K
Illinois 9,405 $1.21M
Indiana 8,972 $917K
Kentucky 8,920 $1.14M
Iowa 8,609 $596K
New York 8,546 $1.52M
Nebraska 7,973 $543K
West Virginia 6,684 $689K
Arizona 5,925 $659K
Washington 5,844 $661K
Minnesota 5,670 $462K
New Jersey 5,572 $917K
Puerto Rico 5,502 $183K
South Carolina 5,489 $611K
Virginia 5,281 $705K
Alabama 4,657 $452K
Oklahoma 4,359 $438K
Kansas 4,333 $391K
Massachusetts 3,927 $540K
Wisconsin 3,779 $398K
Oregon 3,739 $420K
Idaho 2,771 $229K
Colorado 2,271 $292K
Utah 1,965 $243K
Connecticut 1,956 $283K
Nevada 1,938 $283K
South Dakota 1,518 $100K
Maryland 1,460 $301K
Hawaii 1,445 $135K
Wyoming 670 $54.9K
New Mexico 627 $61K
Montana 564 $42.5K
North Dakota 555 $34.8K
Maine 515 $75.3K
New Hampshire 509 $74.9K
Delaware 500 $90.9K
Rhode Island 483 $48K
Vermont 244 $35.4K
District of Columbia 91 $26.5K
Alaska 68 $11.6K
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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Top prescribers for PROPAFENONE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
LUIS CAMPOS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled184

HOUSTON

Texas

ROBERT ROLLINGS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled182

SAVANNAH

Georgia

WILLIAM MANDEL M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled182

BEVERLY HILLS

California

KERRY MORGAN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled180

CORINTH

Mississippi

DANIEL SCHRADER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled178

EL DORADO

Arkansas

MIKE MOUNIR MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled178

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

RONALD JENKINS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled178

SANDPOINT

Idaho

THAIR BARGHOUTHI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled177

BECKLEY

West Virginia

VENKAT BATTULA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled176

LIMA

Ohio

CHERIAN JOHN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled176

BURGETTSTOWN

Pennsylvania

GARY OLSON M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled175

DALTON

Georgia

MATTHEW SACKETT MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled174

LYNCHBURG

Virginia

RAFAEL SCHMULEVICH MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled173

STEUBENVILLE

Ohio

KANDARP PATEL M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled171

JACKSON

Tennessee

MAZEN MAHJOUB MD

Specialist

Claims Filled168

WARREN

Ohio

MICHAEL CAMP M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled167

MOUNTAIN HOME

Arkansas

STEVEN GREMILLION M D

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled167

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

PAUL ANIKE DO

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled166

LIMA

Ohio

ANIL CHHABRA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled165

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

DAVID FRAZIER MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled164

GREENVILLE

North Carolina

GARY FINE D.O., F.A.C.C.

Specialist

Claims Filled164

FORT SMITH

Arkansas

MARILYN KING-RANKINE MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled164

FORT WORTH

Texas

NYDIA BLADUELL M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled163

MARIETTA

Georgia

STANLEY WIGGINS MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled162

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

DJON LIM MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled159

HILO

Hawaii