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AMMONIUM LACTATE

Treats dry, scaly skin conditions called xerosis and ichthyosis. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

845K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 267 of 3362

$18.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 662 of 3362

360,490
Patients

Rank: 204 of 3362

79,903
Prescribers

Rank: 296 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 106,909 308,079 $7.01M
Florida 46,566 117,970 $2.33M
New Jersey 20,582 47,113 $1.03M
Michigan 20,463 44,894 $1.11M
Pennsylvania 16,221 35,445 $707K
Ohio 17,401 33,364 $783K
California 11,967 26,121 $611K
Texas 14,578 25,196 $575K
Massachusetts 6,819 14,874 $332K
Illinois 6,223 14,502 $310K
North Carolina 6,277 11,806 $273K
Virginia 6,307 11,741 $278K
Georgia 6,318 11,259 $247K
Indiana 5,857 11,076 $253K
Maryland 5,277 10,603 $244K
Connecticut 5,098 10,165 $233K
Minnesota 3,791 8,594 $204K
Missouri 3,708 7,544 $176K
Louisiana 4,317 7,379 $183K
Washington 3,238 6,768 $137K
Wisconsin 3,466 6,740 $159K
Kentucky 3,333 5,845 $139K
South Carolina 3,273 5,582 $118K
Tennessee 2,907 4,945 $113K
Rhode Island 2,094 4,360 $88.5K
Alabama 2,180 3,625 $86.5K
District of Columbia 1,463 3,460 $81.5K
Arizona 1,507 2,739 $58.2K
Delaware 1,513 2,650 $59.4K
West Virginia 1,294 2,338 $56.6K
Mississippi 1,346 2,306 $52.5K
Nevada 1,225 2,248 $54.8K
Maine 1,169 2,237 $46K
Colorado 966 2,118 $41.7K
Hawaii 1,097 2,001 $51.7K
Iowa 1,031 1,999 $43.6K
Oklahoma 778 1,343 $34.5K
Arkansas 771 1,216 $28.6K
New Hampshire 703 1,193 $22.8K
Oregon 590 1,109 $25K
Kansas 588 1,011 $25.1K
Utah 453 878 $22.6K
Vermont 404 771 $14.5K
North Dakota 345 649 $13.8K
Nebraska 291 570 $15.1K
New Mexico 313 528 $14.2K
Idaho 187 354 $10.1K
Alaska 140 316 $6,178
Montana 106 204 $4,871
South Dakota 96 200 $4,856
Wyoming 61 133 $2,849
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 AMMONIUM LACTATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ALAN WEITZ D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled2,599

NEW YORK

New York

CHRISTOPHER CHOW DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled2,183

NEW YORK

New York

ZUZEL GASCON NP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled2,081

MIAMI

Florida

HOWARD LOUIS D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled2,042

NEW YORK

New York

HEW QUON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled2,026

LOS ANGELES

California

WILLIAM JACOBS D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,812

NEW YORK

New York

LEYDA BOWES MD

Claims Filled1,740

BOSTON

Massachusetts

ISABEL YAGUE

Registered Nurse

Claims Filled1,635

MIAMI

Florida

PRADIP JOSHI

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,588

BRONX

New York

JIAN LIANG DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,555

NEW YORK

New York

LUZ COLON D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,539

CORAL GABLES

Florida

GREGORY RIVERA DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled1,453

NEW YORK

New York

GARY KELLER DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled1,314

HIALEAH

Florida

RIQUEL GONZALEZ DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled1,302

HIALEAH

Florida

ONWUKAMIKE NWANKPA DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,296

EVANSTON

Illinois

PATRICIA ROSAS-GUYON D.P.M.

Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine

Claims Filled1,292

MIAMI

Florida

DAVID TETROKALASHVILI DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,257

BROOKLYN

New York

JOSHUA SHAPIRO R.P.A

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled1,242

NEW YORK

New York

HUACHEN WEI MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled1,234

ELMHURST

New York

CALEB CHUNG DPM

Claims Filled1,190

PALISADES PARK

New Jersey

JOSE MENDEZ DO

Dermatology

Claims Filled1,179

MIRAMAR

Florida

KWANGSU KIM DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,136

TUCKAHOE

New York

HOWARD ROSAS DPM

Specialist

Claims Filled1,123

NEW YORK

New York

RONALD BEAUVAIS DPM, M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,102

BROOKLYN

New York

STUART KITTON DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled1,079

NEW YORK

New York