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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
GABRIEL LAZCANO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled665

CORAL GABLES

Florida

HARMOHINA BAGGA M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled649

PHOENIX

Arizona

JOHN SNEAD M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled640

FORT MYERS

Florida

CESAR CHAVEZ MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled625

EL CENTRO

California

ROBIN BRADY OD

Optometrist

Claims Filled609

CHATTANOOGA

Tennessee

DAVID KINGREY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled592

WICHITA

Kansas

JEFFREY BUNNING M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled589

BRISTOL

Tennessee

CHIU CHAN O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled586

MONTEREY PARK

California

HERBERT KNAUF MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled570

CLEARWATER

Florida

RANDALL COLE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled568

ROGERS

Arkansas

JAMES DAVIS OD

Optometrist

Claims Filled554

IDAHO FALLS

Idaho

DAN MONTGOMERY MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled553

INVERNESS

Florida

NEAL TOLCHIN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled544

TOLEDO

Ohio

EDWARD ZIMM D.O.

Specialist

Claims Filled543

GRAND BLANC

Michigan

CLINTON SHEETS M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled543

CLEARWATER

Florida

STEPHEN KELLY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled541

BROWNWOOD

Texas

DAVID BLANDFORD MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled534

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

KENNETH JONES M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled532

MOUNTAIN HOME

Arkansas

JAMES BANTA M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled528

MIAMI

Florida

RICHARD SEEFRIED M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled513

HARRISONBURG

Virginia

LARRY PERICH D.O.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled513

NEW PORT RICHEY

Florida

HAROLD RODENBIKER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled512

FARGO

North Dakota

LEROY VAUGHN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled497

INGLEWOOD

California

SUNGJUN HWANG M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled495

CANANDAIGUA

New York

CHARLES BICE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled489

KINGSPORT

Tennessee