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CREON

Helps patients who have cystic fibrosis, pancreatitis, or digestive disorders digest food. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

444K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 360 of 3238

$208M
Retail Cost

Rank: 117 of 3238

93,277
Patients

Rank: 409 of 3238

50,774
Prescribers

Rank: 382 of 3238

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 22,363 106,474 $43.1M
New York 12,918 67,693 $25.6M
Florida 6,956 29,086 $14.3M
Texas 4,975 19,482 $9.67M
Pennsylvania 3,721 19,414 $9.78M
New Jersey 3,115 14,184 $6.83M
Ohio 3,059 14,035 $8.26M
Illinois 2,427 12,634 $5.03M
Michigan 2,718 11,060 $6.37M
North Carolina 2,311 10,910 $5.47M
Massachusetts 1,976 9,770 $5.95M
Georgia 2,243 9,593 $4.58M
Washington 1,690 7,926 $3.87M
Tennessee 1,623 7,313 $3.81M
Indiana 1,716 7,282 $4.05M
Missouri 1,389 6,809 $3.61M
Virginia 1,435 6,165 $3.14M
Wisconsin 1,081 5,427 $2.92M
Maryland 1,266 5,348 $2.64M
Minnesota 1,127 5,301 $3.72M
Kentucky 1,113 5,028 $3M
Arizona 1,126 4,548 $2.63M
Colorado 910 4,458 $2.07M
Alabama 970 4,447 $2.26M
Connecticut 944 4,427 $2.41M
South Carolina 934 4,302 $2.26M
Louisiana 897 4,179 $1.91M
Oregon 753 3,321 $1.81M
Kansas 576 2,827 $1.37M
Iowa 502 2,747 $1.17M
Mississippi 549 2,744 $1.18M
Oklahoma 574 2,634 $1.38M
West Virginia 521 2,238 $1.16M
Arkansas 464 2,237 $1.06M
Maine 393 1,804 $1.2M
New Mexico 397 1,608 $783K
Rhode Island 295 1,596 $729K
Nebraska 287 1,478 $851K
New Hampshire 297 1,359 $839K
Utah 323 1,223 $704K
Nevada 318 1,204 $661K
Idaho 236 1,171 $521K
Montana 133 692 $348K
South Dakota 130 682 $356K
Hawaii 184 659 $348K
Alaska 76 594 $236K
District of Columbia 133 494 $227K
Delaware 151 493 $306K
Vermont 116 473 $317K
North Dakota 91 399 $243K
Wyoming 49 193 $85.6K
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. 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 CREON

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JAE YOO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,929

LOS ANGELES

California

SANG BAIK

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,403

LOS ANGELES

California

DONG SHIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,374

LOS ANGELES

California

JUNG BAE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,260

LOS ANGELES

California

LARRY SUK MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,088

GARDENA

California

JAMES JUNG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,083

LOS ANGELES

California

LONG DANG M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled962

WESTMINSTER

California

CHRISTOPHER BUI MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled915

SANTA ANA

California

ALEXANDER BRODSKY MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled912

BROOKLYN

New York

YOUNG-JIK LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled897

LOS ANGELES

California

CHAEWON SONG MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled897

GARDEN GROVE

California

DONG CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled874

LOS ANGELES

California

ELEONORA FEDONENKO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled862

LOS ANGELES

California

SEUNG KIM M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled809

LOS ANGELES

California

KYUNG HAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled806

LOS ANGELES

California

LEONID MAGIDENKO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled803

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

LILIA WEXLEY M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled786

LOS ANGELES

California

SUNG-NAE BYUN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled711

LOS ANGELES

California

MARK BARATS M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled709

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

SONWOO LEE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled698

LOS ANGELES

California

CHANG LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled694

FLUSHING

New York

AVIVA IOFEL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled679

LOS ANGELES

California

HONG KIM M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled672

GARDEN GROVE

California

VICTOR LYAPIS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled666

COLUSA

California

VLAD NUSINOVICH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled659

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California