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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
SABINE LAROSILIERE DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled753

BROOKLYN

New York

JOANNA ARROYO-RIVERA D.P.M

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled738

MIAMI

Florida

JOSE DELEON DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled722

NEW YORK

New York

JOHN NIVEN M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled720

MIAMI BEACH

Florida

SORELIS JIMENEZ DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled713

NEW YORK

New York

KARINA BAESSO DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled712

MIAMI

Florida

HECTOR WILTZ JR M.D

Dermatology

Claims Filled711

MIAMI

Florida

LEANDRO OTERO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled706

MIAMI

Florida

BENNY OGOREK D.P.M.

Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine

Claims Filled691

BROOKLYN

New York

MICHAEL GLADSTEIN MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled668

LAKE RONKONKOMA

New York

JON SUNDELL DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled665

STATEN ISLAND

New York

INNA VERZUB

Podiatrist

Claims Filled665

BROOKLYN

New York

AUGUSTO CASTRILLON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled661

MISSION

Texas

TATYANA UVATOV

Podiatrist

Claims Filled653

STATEN ISLAND

New York

MELVIN MATHEWS BERMUDEZ D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled644

MANATI

Puerto Rico

FAUSTO GONZALEZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled638

BRONX

New York

HEATHER WOOLERY-LLOYD MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled637

MIAMI

Florida

GREGORY AMANTE D.P.M

Podiatrist

Claims Filled630

BROOKLYN

New York

EKA DAVITACHVILI DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled618

CORONA

New York

FRANCOISE JUSMA DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled611

BROOKLYN

New York

OLEG KARPENKO DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled607

BROOKLYN

New York

BRIAN PAVLAS DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled604

MIAMI

Florida

ILVIRA D'ATRI DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled600

HAWORTH

New Jersey

JIAN CUI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled599

FLUSHING

New York

YSABEL BELLO MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled597

MIAMI

Florida