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Prescriber Checkup » PYRIDOSTIGMINE BROMIDE

PYRIDOSTIGMINE BROMIDE

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

172K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 549 of 3238

$9.85M
Retail Cost

Rank: 792 of 3238

33,512
Patients

Rank: 607 of 3238

22,505
Prescribers

Rank: 560 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 3,128 14,564 $978K
Florida 2,964 13,846 $827K
Texas 2,431 11,974 $666K
Pennsylvania 1,945 10,533 $608K
New York 2,099 10,302 $607K
Ohio 1,949 9,907 $534K
Illinois 1,301 6,672 $393K
North Carolina 1,162 5,879 $288K
Michigan 1,281 5,573 $402K
Georgia 1,019 5,069 $288K
Tennessee 1,005 4,942 $267K
Missouri 863 4,592 $221K
Alabama 714 4,145 $231K
Indiana 837 4,081 $263K
New Jersey 854 3,870 $219K
Wisconsin 619 3,298 $180K
Massachusetts 656 3,211 $147K
Minnesota 648 3,186 $198K
Arizona 708 3,079 $178K
Virginia 654 3,066 $175K
Kentucky 588 2,855 $167K
South Carolina 466 2,290 $119K
Louisiana 437 2,239 $107K
Washington 440 2,124 $124K
Kansas 386 2,101 $115K
Oregon 402 2,065 $118K
Iowa 354 1,934 $100K
Mississippi 340 1,896 $89.7K
Oklahoma 366 1,840 $109K
Maryland 441 1,839 $114K
Connecticut 369 1,783 $81.3K
Colorado 375 1,696 $98K
Arkansas 293 1,615 $74.4K
Nebraska 232 1,399 $66.5K
West Virginia 255 1,315 $63.3K
Nevada 253 1,148 $66.7K
New Mexico 165 808 $56.1K
Utah 169 746 $42.3K
South Dakota 118 719 $40.6K
Rhode Island 123 689 $37K
Maine 149 650 $38.9K
Idaho 108 511 $26.8K
Hawaii 118 502 $29.6K
New Hampshire 118 480 $33.5K
Delaware 104 478 $34.3K
North Dakota 83 475 $24.1K
Montana 82 461 $23K
Vermont 90 378 $19.2K
District of Columbia 53 204 $11.2K
Wyoming 21 119 $6,261
Alaska 23 116 $8,262
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 PYRIDOSTIGMINE BROMIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ALLAN WEISS M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled447

SAINT PETERSBURG

Florida

DONALD FREIDENBERG DO

Neurology

Claims Filled422

COLUMBUS

Ohio

SHIN OH MD

Neurology

Claims Filled302

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

BEVERLY KARABIN C.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled238

TOLEDO

Ohio

GEORGE SMALL MD

Neurology

Claims Filled223

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

AMARILIS CORCHADO PEREZ MD

Neurology

Claims Filled217

ISABELA

Puerto Rico

JAMES HOWARD MD

Neurology

Claims Filled204

CHAPEL HILL

North Carolina

GWENDOLYN CLAUSSEN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled180

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

ERICKA SIMPSON M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled177

HOUSTON

Texas

CHERYL WALL NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled172

COLUMBUS

Ohio

ANDREAS RUNHEIM M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled171

WINSTON-SALEM

North Carolina

YADOLLAH HARATI MD

Neuromuscular Medicine

Claims Filled161

HOUSTON

Texas

HASSAN KESSERWANI MD

Neurology

Claims Filled157

OZARK

Alabama

SHARON NATIONS MD

Neurology

Claims Filled156

DALLAS

Texas

DAVID WEINBERG M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled151

BRIGHTON

Massachusetts

RAINA ERNSTOFF MD

Neurology

Claims Filled150

ROYAL OAK

Michigan

T THOMAS MD

Neurology

Claims Filled149

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

MARK SIVAK M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled144

NEW YORK

New York

LAWRENCE EILENDER MD

Neurology

Claims Filled141

SOUTHFIELD

Michigan

CARLOS OTERO MD

Neurology

Claims Filled133

PONCE

Puerto Rico

KENNETH HOUCHIN M. D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled129

ELKO

Nevada

GLENN MACKIN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled128

ALLENTOWN

Pennsylvania

SUSAN PARSONS MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled128

COLUMBUS

Ohio

KUMARASWAMY SIVAKUMAR M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled127

PHOENIX

Arizona

JAYA TRIVEDI MD

Neurology

Claims Filled122

DALLAS

Texas