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GLIPIZIDE-METFORMIN

Treats type 2 diabetes. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

242K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 478 of 3238

$19.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 622 of 3238

52,268
Patients

Rank: 506 of 3238

29,520
Prescribers

Rank: 490 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 7,606 37,708 $2.37M
Texas 8,338 34,022 $3.14M
California 6,799 25,608 $2.29M
New York 3,887 19,267 $1.4M
Pennsylvania 1,917 10,116 $818K
North Carolina 1,576 8,357 $630K
Illinois 1,373 6,409 $560K
Georgia 1,129 5,923 $416K
Alabama 1,170 5,748 $430K
Tennessee 1,071 4,973 $420K
Ohio 1,138 4,753 $454K
New Jersey 1,141 4,643 $421K
South Carolina 819 4,063 $326K
Louisiana 720 3,740 $284K
Virginia 735 3,537 $297K
Arkansas 621 3,460 $255K
Wisconsin 796 3,455 $339K
Mississippi 627 3,407 $247K
Indiana 755 3,395 $313K
Michigan 933 3,377 $353K
Missouri 648 3,165 $264K
Maryland 670 2,666 $252K
Kentucky 527 2,644 $226K
Nevada 504 2,044 $185K
Arizona 514 1,949 $152K
Massachusetts 392 1,801 $162K
Oklahoma 350 1,663 $139K
Hawaii 385 1,584 $138K
Connecticut 363 1,575 $135K
West Virginia 286 1,451 $124K
Iowa 274 1,425 $129K
Washington 298 1,319 $112K
Minnesota 307 1,318 $137K
Colorado 298 1,242 $100K
Rhode Island 206 1,200 $93.5K
Kansas 218 1,048 $92.7K
Nebraska 149 937 $66.8K
Oregon 166 686 $58.4K
Delaware 154 607 $62K
Utah 156 607 $58.2K
District of Columbia 121 602 $46.5K
New Mexico 124 542 $44K
South Dakota 94 536 $45.1K
Idaho 72 361 $31.8K
New Hampshire 74 328 $29.7K
Maine 83 313 $34.2K
Montana 37 212 $18.3K
Vermont 32 162 $13.3K
North Dakota 31 160 $15K
Wyoming 28 150 $11.9K
Alaska 22 126 $6,262
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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Top prescribers for GLIPIZIDE-METFORMIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
REINALDO PAYA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled873

HIALEAH

Florida

JUAN ESCOBAR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled704

LONG BEACH

California

RICARDO MARTINEZ

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled537

MIAMI

Florida

YOUNG-JIK LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled427

LOS ANGELES

California

JIAN WEI ZHANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled411

NEW YORK

New York

LUIS GUTIERREZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled409

HIALEAH

Florida

RODOLFO GUZMAN M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled349

BRONX

New York

CARLOS CANOVA-DIAZ M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled328

MIAMI

Florida

JANET MARTINEZ ARNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled319

MIAMI

Florida

BALTAZAR RODRIGUEZ CRUZ

General Practice

Claims Filled315

LARES

Puerto Rico

RAYMOND GALCERAN M.D

General Practice

Claims Filled311

HIALEAH

Florida

WON KIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled296

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

ALBERTO ALMEIDA M.D,

Family Medicine

Claims Filled291

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

RICARDO ADAMES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled291

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

EDUARDO UMPIERRE VELA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled289

MOROVIS

Puerto Rico

WILLIAM KALAFATIC MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled273

BRONX

New York

MAYOBANEX TORRES-VERAS M.D.

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Primary Care

Claims Filled268

HIALEAH

Florida

ROBERT MARQUINEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled258

EAGLE PASS

Texas

ROY HINMAN MD PA

Family Medicine

Claims Filled257

ST AUGUSTINE

Florida

SUNDEEP REDDY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled256

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

AUSBERTO BIANCHI MD

Claims Filled254

MIAMI

Florida

SEUNG KIM M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled254

LOS ANGELES

California

JAVIER BATISTA

Family Medicine

Claims Filled248

HIALEAH

Florida

MIGUEL VAZQUEZ

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled247

MIAMI

Florida

MARCELO BENDIX MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled246

MIAMI

Florida