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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
WEI LIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled509

NEW YORK

New York

MOSHE HILLEL DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled507

BROOKLYN

New York

VLADIMIR GERTSIK DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled504

BROOKLYN

New York

MARVA BUTTERS

Podiatrist

Claims Filled503

BROOKLYN

New York

EDUARDO REYES D.P.M.

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled503

MIAMI

Florida

RAY IVANOVS D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled503

BROOKLYN

New York

CHESTER LO DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled502

NEW YORK

New York

XIAN MIN LI D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled499

BROOKLYN

New York

XIAORONG HE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled498

ELMHURST

New York

JEROLD MICHAELSON MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled497

DALLAS

Texas

ANUJ SINGH DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled495

NEW YORK

New York

JOSEPH CAFIERO DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled494

LYNWOOD

California

ALLEN FLOOD M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled492

WASHINGTON

District of Columbia

OLEG LATVINSKY DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled492

BROOKLYN

New York

SAM HOROWITZ DPM FACFAS CPED

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled491

HIALEAH

Florida

DAVID FUCHS DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled491

EAST MEADOW

New York

LYUDMILA MIROCHNIK DPM

Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine

Claims Filled491

BROOKLYN

New York

ANNA SAMOLKIN DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled490

LIVINGSTON

New Jersey

AZUKA NWAEDOZIE D.P.M

Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine

Claims Filled488

JONESBORO

Georgia

ZHANNA GLIKMAN D.P.M

Podiatrist

Claims Filled487

BROOKLYN

New York

JULIA MURADOV DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled484

STATEN ISLAND

New York

JEFFREY WEINBERG MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled484

NEW YORK

New York

NANCY ALEXIS-CALIXTE DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled480

MIRAMAR

Florida

NELSON GONZALEZ DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled478

MIAMI

Florida

ALINA VASILYEVA D.P.M.

Podiatrist, Foot Surgery

Claims Filled478

BROOKLYN

New York