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Prescriber Checkup » KETOROLAC TROMETHAMINE

KETOROLAC TROMETHAMINE

Ketorolac is used to relieve moderately severe pain, usually after surgery. Ketorolac is in a class of medications called NSAIDs. It works by stopping the body's production of a substance that causes pain, fever, and inflammation. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

365K
Medicare Part D Claims
$21.4M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 80,332 $3.04M
Florida 59,016 $1.73M
New York 56,786 $1.87M
Puerto Rico 47,878 $729K
Pennsylvania 36,686 $1.23M
Texas 33,308 $1.08M
Illinois 24,913 $757K
Ohio 22,745 $612K
Georgia 20,395 $596K
Minnesota 19,949 $443K
North Carolina 19,319 $511K
Michigan 19,113 $636K
Tennessee 17,314 $479K
Massachusetts 17,161 $574K
New Jersey 15,465 $423K
Virginia 15,225 $459K
Louisiana 13,883 $270K
Alabama 13,241 $289K
Arizona 13,124 $340K
Wisconsin 13,033 $398K
Indiana 13,000 $398K
South Carolina 11,794 $386K
Washington 10,642 $319K
Mississippi 10,573 $190K
Missouri 10,117 $295K
Kentucky 9,905 $290K
Maryland 7,712 $295K
Arkansas 7,201 $173K
Colorado 6,119 $201K
Oregon 5,271 $142K
New Mexico 5,228 $184K
Iowa 5,112 $127K
Connecticut 4,934 $154K
Idaho 4,904 $138K
Kansas 4,798 $132K
Oklahoma 4,709 $111K
Maine 4,171 $166K
Hawaii 4,054 $189K
Rhode Island 3,990 $136K
North Dakota 3,784 $90K
Utah 3,589 $109K
West Virginia 3,389 $77.6K
South Dakota 3,068 $70.5K
Nebraska 2,901 $72.1K
Nevada 2,785 $85.6K
Montana 2,404 $57.4K
New Hampshire 2,302 $71.9K
Vermont 2,024 $65.9K
Delaware 1,743 $59.5K
District of Columbia 1,701 $82.4K
Wyoming 862 $19.5K
Alaska 511 $17K
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for KETOROLAC TROMETHAMINE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
PAUL KOCH M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled1,497

WARWICK

Rhode Island

BRADFORD SHINGLETON MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled1,400

BOSTON

Massachusetts

JOON KIM M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled1,394

MORROW

Georgia

ROBERTO BERAJA MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled1,249

CORAL GABLES

Florida

EVA LIANG MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled1,102

TEMPE

Arizona

SALOMON ESQUENAZI MD

Specialist

Claims Filled1,093

MIAMI

Florida

ALLEN ZIEKER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled980

TROY

New York

PAMELA WILLIAMS M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled956

SUN CITY

Arizona

RON GALLEMORE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled951

TORRANCE

California

STEVE PARK MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled933

ROCHESTER

New York

EDWARD BROCKMAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled915

NEW ALBANY

Indiana

MARK OBERLANDER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled914

PINELLAS PARK

Florida

MONTE LEIDENIX M.D. F.A.C.S.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled908

BISMARCK

North Dakota

JOHANNES EVANS MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled877

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

JOHN BENEKE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled836

ORLANDO

Florida

AIDA ROMULO NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled758

FONTANA

California

RONALD BROWN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled756

TOLEDO

Ohio

ARTHUR WEINSTEIN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled755

ALBUQUERQUE

New Mexico

ROBERT MCCULLOCH MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled750

PHOENIX

Arizona

RONALD REED MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled748

PITTSFORD

New York

TOMMY COFFMAN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled742

PALM SPRINGS

Florida

ALAN BLOOM MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled712

PITTSFORD

New York

KURT LARK M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled698

CONCORD

North Carolina

MICHAEL GRAHAM MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled688

ORLANDO

Florida

KENLYN MILLER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled672

HARRISONBURG

Virginia