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AMMONIUM LACTATE

Treats dry, scaly skin conditions called xerosis and ichthyosis. Also used for the temporary relief of itching caused by these conditions. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

777K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 268 of 3238

$16.7M
Retail Cost

Rank: 657 of 3238

340,546
Patients

Rank: 202 of 3238

77,925
Prescribers

Rank: 292 of 3238

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 97,267 273,328 $5.62M
Florida 44,739 111,941 $2.38M
Michigan 20,407 43,611 $1.1M
New Jersey 19,782 43,231 $935K
Pennsylvania 15,362 32,725 $651K
Ohio 16,735 31,227 $668K
California 11,137 23,466 $485K
Texas 13,834 23,339 $521K
Massachusetts 6,382 13,721 $283K
Illinois 5,786 12,591 $265K
North Carolina 6,030 11,192 $270K
Georgia 6,341 11,083 $277K
Virginia 5,886 10,623 $258K
Indiana 5,666 10,452 $239K
Maryland 4,762 9,282 $217K
Connecticut 4,621 8,902 $186K
Minnesota 3,724 8,648 $180K
Missouri 3,439 6,984 $164K
Louisiana 3,827 6,494 $144K
Wisconsin 3,247 6,228 $141K
Washington 2,919 5,746 $111K
Kentucky 3,127 5,490 $135K
Tennessee 2,942 5,078 $122K
South Carolina 2,773 4,855 $135K
Rhode Island 1,957 3,758 $72.3K
Alabama 2,257 3,710 $82K
District of Columbia 1,339 2,930 $70.6K
Arizona 1,399 2,417 $51.4K
Mississippi 1,388 2,322 $51.8K
Colorado 1,016 2,294 $44.2K
West Virginia 1,203 2,238 $55.1K
Delaware 1,230 2,205 $53.9K
Maine 1,182 2,179 $46.6K
Nevada 1,138 2,149 $52.6K
Hawaii 1,090 1,961 $41.9K
Iowa 984 1,847 $37.7K
Arkansas 853 1,405 $32.6K
Oklahoma 728 1,329 $31.6K
Oregon 653 1,236 $24.8K
New Hampshire 650 1,125 $23.4K
Kansas 618 1,093 $27.4K
Utah 525 991 $23.9K
Vermont 371 721 $13.3K
Nebraska 349 651 $15.6K
North Dakota 328 640 $11.8K
New Mexico 291 538 $12.1K
Idaho 192 362 $9,295
Alaska 155 313 $6,592
South Dakota 110 247 $4,906
Montana 113 224 $6,070
Wyoming 60 117 $2,388
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. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 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
ANDREW GEGERSON DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled751

BROOKLYN

New York

JOAQUIN DIAZ DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled735

ELMHURST

New York

PAMELA ROBERTS DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled717

NY

New York

JOSE DELEON DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled708

NEW YORK

New York

PETER TENG MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled705

HIALEAH

Florida

LISA WHALEY DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled680

MIAMI

Florida

SORELIS JIMENEZ DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled676

NEW YORK

New York

ALEX BOUHACHEM DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled664

DEARBORN

Michigan

JOSHUA SHAPIRO R.P.A

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled663

NEW YORK

New York

HYUN-SOO LEE M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled654

FLUSHING

New York

FRANCOISE JUSMA DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled652

BROOKLYN

New York

RONALD BEAUVAIS DPM, M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled638

BROOKLYN

New York

JULIA BONDARENKO DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled628

BROOKLYN

New York

ISABEL YAGUE

Registered Nurse

Claims Filled627

MIAMI

Florida

AZUKA NWAEDOZIE D.P.M

Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine

Claims Filled627

JONESBORO

Georgia

VLADIMIR GERTSIK DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled624

BROOKLYN

New York

MELVIN MATHEWS BERMUDEZ D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled622

MANATI

Puerto Rico

PABLO TREVINO DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled601

LAREDO

Texas

NANCY ALEXIS-CALIXTE DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled601

MIRAMAR

Florida

SANDY NORTH DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled598

MIAMI

Florida

CHESTER LO DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled589

NEW YORK

New York

SABINE LAROSILIERE DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled589

BROOKLYN

New York

JUAN ROCHA DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled588

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

JOSE HENAO DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled585

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

ELAINE KUNG M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled585

LINCOLNSHIRE

Illinois