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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
F SUTHERLAND MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

CHARLOTTE

North Carolina

ALBERT BAKTANIAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

GLENDALE

California

THOMAS GLASGOW MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

OXFORD

Mississippi

LUIS DOMINGUEZ O.D.

Optometrist, Corneal and Contact Management

Claims Filled50

VALPARAISO

Indiana

CHARLES KELLER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

ORANGE

California

DAVID FRIEDRICH MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

HIXSON

Tennessee

PAUL MAHAR M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

BOARDMAN

Ohio

NEEL DESAI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

LARGO

Florida

KENNETH TURNER MD

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled50

BRISTOL

Tennessee

LEO WANG MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

MADISON

Wisconsin

JILL SCHNEIDER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

NORRISTOWN

Pennsylvania

MADHAVI REDDY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

JAMES LIMBERT MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

COLUMBUS

Ohio

ANDREW BROOKNER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

KIMBERLY MOONEY-MCNULTY MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

WAKEFIELD

Massachusetts

DEAN JACOBS MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

COLUMBIA

South Carolina

JULIA VALDEZ M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

APPLE VALLEY

California

KENNETH ROACH M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

FUQUAY VARINA

North Carolina

TODD MURDOCK MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

MISSOULA

Montana

DONALD FARGNOLI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

NORTH PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

AMIT TANDON MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

ANN ARBOR

Michigan

CATHY COLT M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

HATBORO

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL LOEFFLER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

LIGHTHOUSE POINT

Florida

DIANA MA O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled50

FLUSHING

New York

JONATHAN DITKOFF M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

BLOOMFIELD

New Jersey