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COUMADIN

WARFARIN SODIUM

Helps to prevent new blood clots from forming, and helps to keep existing blood clots from getting worse. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

539K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 330 of 3362

$45.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 414 of 3362

88,515
Patients

Rank: 440 of 3362

55,974
Prescribers

Rank: 387 of 3362

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61%

of people say

it's worth it

54%

of people say

it worked well

20%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 10,669 67,263 $6.01M
Florida 6,631 33,532 $3.19M
Texas 5,552 28,929 $2.46M
North Carolina 4,094 28,836 $2.13M
Pennsylvania 4,277 27,394 $2.35M
California 4,332 25,036 $2.36M
New Jersey 4,552 21,341 $2.45M
Illinois 3,536 21,263 $1.83M
Georgia 2,934 17,267 $1.37M
Ohio 3,050 16,194 $1.52M
Tennessee 2,448 16,053 $1.29M
Missouri 2,108 15,389 $1.14M
Indiana 2,750 14,873 $1.45M
Louisiana 1,734 10,477 $866K
Arizona 1,617 9,591 $740K
South Carolina 1,572 9,391 $731K
Alabama 1,582 9,225 $768K
Washington 1,618 8,446 $646K
Virginia 1,429 8,187 $759K
Michigan 1,620 7,406 $835K
Mississippi 1,046 6,724 $483K
Oklahoma 916 6,648 $385K
Kentucky 980 6,354 $482K
Iowa 918 6,310 $510K
Connecticut 1,323 6,122 $694K
Kansas 923 6,117 $489K
Massachusetts 1,288 6,063 $636K
Maryland 1,019 5,966 $556K
Colorado 931 5,484 $448K
Wisconsin 899 5,181 $502K
Arkansas 688 4,687 $355K
West Virginia 730 4,552 $387K
Minnesota 709 3,424 $322K
Oregon 696 3,333 $346K
Nebraska 483 3,312 $251K
Utah 665 2,836 $285K
Nevada 443 2,346 $215K
Delaware 494 2,094 $268K
Montana 315 2,052 $132K
Idaho 351 1,971 $149K
New Mexico 365 1,930 $136K
South Dakota 201 1,464 $91.7K
Rhode Island 216 1,399 $114K
Maine 285 1,327 $150K
Hawaii 218 1,314 $146K
New Hampshire 267 1,295 $154K
Alaska 120 979 $56.8K
North Dakota 137 902 $59.9K
Wyoming 127 858 $51.3K
Vermont 110 476 $56K
District of Columbia 89 424 $44.6K
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 COUMADIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
R SACHS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled173

BERKELEY HEIGHTS

New Jersey

CARLOS RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled173

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

DAVID GROVER PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled172

SYRACUSE

New York

ROZALIYA OSTROVSKAYA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled172

BROOKLYN

New York

GARY BIRNBAUM MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled171

SAN DIEGO

California

RICHARD SIMONS D.O.

Claims Filled170

SEAFORD

Delaware

FABIO MOTA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled170

ADA

Oklahoma

ALEXANDER BEKER

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled169

BROOKLYN

New York

HECTOR SANTIAGO PEREZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled169

SAN GERMAN

Puerto Rico

YEFIM SOSONKIN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled168

STATEN ISLAND

New York

FRANCISCA ONUOHA

Specialist

Claims Filled168

AURORA

Colorado

MUHAMMAD NASIR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled168

DALLAS

Texas

ERIC RAMIREZ RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled167

CAYEY

Puerto Rico

DONALD LAURION D.O.

Claims Filled167

SEAFORD

Delaware

CHRISTOPHER CENTAFONT D.O.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled167

DOTHAN

Alabama

RYAN SCHAFER DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled165

ARDMORE

Oklahoma

ALVARO BUENANO M.D.

Claims Filled165

SEAFORD

Delaware

DAVID CARAS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled164

MARIETTA

Georgia

RICHARD GILES M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled163

PONCE

Puerto Rico

SARAH KATS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled162

FOREST HILLS

New York

JUAN GOMEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled162

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

BINO OOMMEN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled161

DES PLAINES

Illinois

JEFFERY KERR D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled161

ROLLA

Missouri

JOHN LOBBAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled161

MORGANTOWN

West Virginia

TIMOTHY SHUMAKER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled160

WHITFIELD

Mississippi