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PREMPRO

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

341K
Medicare Part D Claims
$39.7M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 46,567 $5.37M
Florida 23,089 $2.81M
Texas 18,744 $2.22M
New York 15,793 $1.89M
Pennsylvania 13,462 $1.61M
North Carolina 12,782 $1.32M
Georgia 12,111 $1.28M
Ohio 11,915 $1.46M
Tennessee 11,459 $1.2M
Illinois 10,184 $1.23M
Michigan 9,647 $1.3M
Missouri 8,760 $913K
Kentucky 8,591 $914K
Virginia 8,445 $1M
Indiana 8,131 $942K
Arizona 7,292 $918K
Washington 6,745 $796K
Alabama 6,641 $702K
South Carolina 6,293 $684K
Oklahoma 6,230 $765K
New Jersey 6,211 $852K
Minnesota 6,066 $880K
Wisconsin 6,009 $682K
Louisiana 5,556 $541K
Oregon 5,538 $672K
Colorado 4,809 $555K
Massachusetts 4,787 $540K
Kansas 4,587 $503K
Arkansas 4,037 $385K
Iowa 3,867 $418K
Mississippi 3,543 $342K
Nebraska 3,477 $365K
Utah 2,871 $339K
Nevada 2,860 $349K
West Virginia 2,843 $318K
Maryland 2,805 $433K
Idaho 2,249 $254K
New Mexico 2,228 $271K
Connecticut 2,219 $294K
Montana 1,636 $177K
Maine 1,550 $200K
Rhode Island 1,262 $126K
Hawaii 1,207 $168K
New Hampshire 1,057 $125K
South Dakota 990 $109K
North Dakota 925 $109K
Wyoming 872 $102K
Vermont 795 $95K
Alaska 607 $57K
Delaware 567 $88.1K
District of Columbia 338 $43.5K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for PREMPRO

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DONNA SHOUPE M.D.

Reproductive Endocrinology

Claims Filled61

LOS ANGELES

California

FREDERICK CARRINGTON MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled61

FORT WORTH

Texas

PERRI WITTGROVE M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled61

SAN DIEGO

California

LOUISE COLLINS MD

Specialist

Claims Filled61

KENNER

Louisiana

BARBARA DOTY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

PALMER

Alaska

KATHARINE LUM M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled60

VERO BEACH

Florida

J MEAGHER MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled60

GREENLAWN

New York

BARRY SLOTKY MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled60

BLOOMINGTON

Illinois

JAMES HERBERT MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled59

ANDERSON

South Carolina

YOUNG-JIK LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

LOS ANGELES

California

SCHUBERT MCPHAIL MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled59

MADISON

North Carolina

SUSAN SCHY MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled59

PARK RIDGE

Illinois

DONG SHIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

LOS ANGELES

California

JAMES STEMPEL M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled59

PORTLAND

Oregon

TONY CAREY D.O.

General Practice

Claims Filled58

TAFT

California

JOSEPH WALLIS DO

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled58

DOVER

New Jersey

ROBERT HA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled58

FOUNTAIN VALLEY

California

DIANE HARPER A.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled58

HEMPSTEAD

New York

MARCUS MCCORCLE M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled58

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

ROBERT ROBINS M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled58

BLOOMFIELD HILLS

Michigan

MARYANN KAVESKI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled58

RICHMOND

Virginia

LYNN HOFFMAN M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled58

HOUSTON

Texas

WILLIAM TERRY MD

Specialist

Claims Filled57

PINEHURST

North Carolina

SHELLEY SUSMAN M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled57

TARZANA

California

HARRY MCFARLING MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled57

ATLANTA

Georgia