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LODOSYN

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

23.6K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1000 of 3238

$12M
Retail Cost

Rank: 735 of 3238

4,381
Patients

Rank: 1108 of 3238

2,990
Prescribers

Rank: 1150 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 655 2,900 $1.77M
New York 398 2,124 $1.08M
Texas 262 1,622 $751K
Pennsylvania 255 1,447 $694K
Illinois 221 1,175 $610K
Ohio 208 1,078 $680K
Massachusetts 147 889 $366K
Wisconsin 135 815 $429K
Florida 199 791 $431K
Minnesota 131 780 $357K
Missouri 130 718 $355K
Michigan 110 595 $252K
Washington 100 557 $280K
North Carolina 99 556 $239K
Alabama 83 520 $241K
Indiana 77 490 $235K
Georgia 101 458 $244K
Tennessee 91 436 $229K
Arizona 97 436 $214K
Kentucky 76 419 $219K
Virginia 92 417 $234K
New Jersey 82 385 $196K
Oregon 54 296 $149K
Louisiana 44 278 $138K
South Carolina 52 272 $109K
Kansas 40 269 $124K
Iowa 37 250 $107K
Maryland 46 226 $141K
Connecticut 36 217 $101K
Colorado 51 214 $91.7K
North Dakota 31 163 $101K
Arkansas 33 162 $69.3K
Oklahoma 23 161 $73.8K
Utah 34 154 $87.5K
Maine 32 147 $62.6K
Hawaii 28 141 $79.9K
Mississippi 23 137 $44.3K
Nebraska 19 124 $56.9K
South Dakota 17 110 $42.9K
New Mexico 29 109 $65.8K
Rhode Island 19 107 $36.1K
Nevada 25 99 $34.9K
West Virginia 23 96 $54.8K
New Hampshire 15 61 $39.4K
Vermont 56 $39.7K
District of Columbia 19 51 $23.5K
Montana 45 $18.7K
Idaho 32 $18.2K
Alaska 23 $5,589
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients Methodology »

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