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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
KERRY HUNT M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled381

RALEIGH

North Carolina

IVORY KINSLOW MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled379

EL DORADO

Arkansas

MICHAEL CARUSO DO

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled377

CAPE MAY COURT HOUS

New Jersey

JAMES BAINER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled375

RIVERSIDE

California

CARL MAY MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled374

HANOVER

Pennsylvania

ERIC FARBER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled374

YUMA

Arizona

STEPHEN MUNZ MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled371

ANAHEIM

California

CHARLES HOF M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled370

ROGERS

Arkansas

CHAD REDER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled370

FRESNO

California

MICHAEL PANKRATZ M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled369

COLUMBUS

Indiana

ABRAHAM SOROUDI MD, MS

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled368

HUNTINGTON PARK

California

JEEHEE KIM M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled364

SAN JOSE

California

PAULA HICKS M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled362

YANKTON

South Dakota

MARK MEYER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled362

MASON CITY

Iowa

MARK HUGHES MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled359

BROOKLINE

Massachusetts

ANDRES CORTES MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled358

CORAL GABLES

Florida

LEONARD BLEY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled358

BROOKLYN

New York

THOMAS BURKHOLDER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled357

ALLENTOWN

Pennsylvania

MARCO FABREGA M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled355

MIAMI

Florida

RICHARD STANEK M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled353

WOODBURY

Minnesota

JEFFREY VISCARDI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled353

GREENVILLE

North Carolina

THUC DUONG M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled353

SACRAMENTO

California

MARCOS LEMOR M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled352

LOS ANGELES

California

KEVIN TREACY MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled351

DULUTH

Minnesota

RONALD NEWTON O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled351

LAREDO

Texas