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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
LORI HARKINS M D

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

GRAND ISLAND

Nebraska

LAUREN SHATZ M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

FLORENCE

Massachusetts

AARON HOLTEBECK M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

DAVID WILLIAMS M.D.

Emergency Medical Services

Claims Filled85

CHICAGO

Illinois

GUST SPENOS MD

Neurology

Claims Filled85

SHELBYVILLE

Indiana

JEFFREY HORN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

PATRICK AIELLO MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

YUMA

Arizona

MARC GOLDBERG M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

SUNRISE

Florida

RAFAEL GONZALEZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled85

MIAMI

Florida

DAVID KAYE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

FRESNO

California

BART JONES M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

SWANSEA

Illinois

ANITA GUPTA M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

MIAMI

Florida

PETER WIN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

ROSEMEAD

California

JEFFREY LUPOVITCH MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

LIVONIA

Michigan

DONALD LEWELLEN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

MANITOWOC

Wisconsin

SALOMON SALAMA MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

BOCA RATON

Florida

BRADLEY PHILLIPS M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

BROOKLYN

New York

THEODORE STRANSKY MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

EVANSVILLE

Indiana

JOHN COHEN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

CINCINNATI

Ohio

WILLIAM DONNELLY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

BRIAN BREDVIK M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled85

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

KRISTINE KUNESH-PART M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

DAYTON

Ohio

SAMUEL MONTGOMERY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

CLINTON

South Carolina

TOBIAS GEORGE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled85

SOUTHFIELD

Michigan

ELIZABETH SMALL M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled84

HUNTINGTON

New York