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CLINDAMYCIN PHOSPHATE

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At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

354K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 412 of 3362

$27.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 552 of 3362

188,006
Patients

Rank: 314 of 3362

76,521
Prescribers

Rank: 309 of 3362

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57%

of people say

it's worth it

43%

of people say

it worked well

20%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 22,974 42,225 $3.49M
New York 17,255 37,981 $2.96M
Florida 17,102 30,246 $2.22M
Michigan 8,571 17,009 $1.28M
Texas 9,985 16,990 $1.28M
Pennsylvania 8,120 15,919 $1.24M
Illinois 6,588 13,293 $1.04M
Ohio 6,747 12,983 $1.02M
North Carolina 5,767 10,569 $826K
New Jersey 5,531 10,415 $800K
Georgia 5,591 9,605 $730K
Massachusetts 4,756 8,947 $742K
Minnesota 3,709 7,555 $625K
Wisconsin 3,575 6,945 $525K
Arizona 3,988 6,925 $525K
Washington 3,575 6,512 $496K
Missouri 3,237 6,382 $492K
Virginia 3,399 6,224 $480K
Indiana 2,972 5,830 $427K
Tennessee 3,226 5,562 $390K
Maryland 3,013 5,560 $452K
Colorado 2,514 4,656 $372K
Alabama 2,456 4,521 $326K
Connecticut 2,293 4,483 $361K
South Carolina 2,583 4,475 $335K
Kentucky 2,268 3,970 $298K
Louisiana 2,192 3,850 $275K
Oregon 2,210 3,720 $287K
Oklahoma 1,551 2,865 $208K
Iowa 1,318 2,427 $183K
Nevada 1,361 2,360 $188K
Mississippi 1,324 2,350 $156K
Arkansas 1,294 2,328 $170K
West Virginia 1,152 2,147 $162K
Utah 1,163 2,131 $163K
Kansas 1,032 1,867 $136K
Nebraska 928 1,797 $142K
New Mexico 939 1,722 $124K
Rhode Island 773 1,587 $125K
Maine 768 1,463 $110K
Idaho 655 1,216 $91.6K
Hawaii 686 1,188 $109K
South Dakota 540 1,057 $76.2K
New Hampshire 598 1,048 $75.5K
Delaware 570 1,007 $72.2K
Montana 497 934 $70.4K
North Dakota 429 920 $65.1K
District of Columbia 435 847 $68.3K
Vermont 306 541 $39.9K
Wyoming 226 420 $27.8K
Alaska 153 308 $30.6K
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. The data for 2014 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by more than 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 428,000 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 CLINDAMYCIN PHOSPHATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ALEXIS PABLOS M.D OBGYN

Gynecology

Claims Filled90

FAJARDO

Puerto Rico

JANY SANCHEZ MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled90

MIAMI

Florida

SEYMOUR MUNZER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled90

SOUTHWEST RANCHES

Florida

MICHAEL HIGBEE PAC

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled90

PRESCOTT

Arizona

SALVATORE DI GRANDI M.D., P.C.

Procedural Dermatology

Claims Filled90

PAWLING

New York

ALAN BLANKENSHIP M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

Claims Filled89

ANN ARBOR

Michigan

JAMES BREEN PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled88

DUNEDIN

Florida

JEFFREY TATAR RPA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled88

ROCHESTER

New York

DELMA NEGRON M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled88

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

WILLIAM FREEMAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled88

WARNER ROBINS

Georgia

AMRIT KUMAR P.A

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled86

NEW HYDE PARK

New York

MITCHELL BOGLE P.A.

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled85

MESA

Arizona

MICHAEL FELLNER MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled85

NEW YORK

New York

ANTHONY HUYNH MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled85

EL CENTRO

California

KIN YIP CHAN RPA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled85

FLUSHING

New York

KIMBERLY MILLS RPA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled84

TROY

New York

TAMARA MOSS M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled84

FOREST HILLS

New York

JONATHAN FASS MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled84

ATHENS

Georgia

ALBERT BUNDY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled84

HILTON HEAD

South Carolina

ROZALIA KOVELMAN MD

General Practice

Claims Filled84

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

MARY VANALSTYNE MS APRN FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled83

HUDSON

New York

SHERYL MILLER MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled83

NEW YORK

New York

WEIMIN HU MD

Specialist

Claims Filled83

TUCSON

Arizona

YSABEL BELLO MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled83

MIAMI

Florida

JOHN HUMENIUK M.D., LLC

Procedural Dermatology

Claims Filled83

GREENVILLE

South Carolina