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URSODIOL

Dissolves certain kinds of gallstones in the body when they cannot be removed by surgery. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

379K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 396 of 3395

$137M
Retail Cost

Rank: 206 of 3395

74,234
Patients

Rank: 473 of 3395

48,097
Prescribers

Rank: 414 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

294K

2011

315K

2012

354K

2013

370K

2014

379K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$36.3M

2011

$38M

2012

$39.8M

2013

$79.9M

2014

$137M

2015

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients without a low-income subsidy paid each year.

$126

2011

$136

2012

$147

2013

$208

2014

$324

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 7,664 40,110 $14.3M
California 8,605 40,078 $14.1M
Texas 5,646 26,718 $9.05M
Florida 5,425 25,296 $9.28M
Pennsylvania 3,772 19,247 $7.22M
Michigan 3,367 14,521 $5.47M
Ohio 2,973 13,983 $5.29M
Illinois 2,561 13,118 $4.93M
Massachusetts 2,464 12,623 $5.2M
New Jersey 2,261 10,123 $3.69M
Tennessee 1,887 10,040 $3.12M
Wisconsin 1,770 9,964 $3.51M
North Carolina 1,890 9,705 $3.36M
Georgia 1,767 9,112 $3.05M
Missouri 1,444 7,821 $2.66M
Virginia 1,599 7,450 $2.61M
Minnesota 1,419 7,047 $3.56M
Indiana 1,283 6,723 $2.36M
Washington 1,363 6,664 $2.49M
Arizona 1,348 5,994 $2.35M
Kentucky 1,089 5,681 $1.84M
Connecticut 1,010 5,193 $2.06M
Oklahoma 942 4,814 $1.61M
Louisiana 880 4,718 $1.46M
Colorado 1,004 4,713 $1.76M
Iowa 740 4,613 $1.87M
Oregon 987 4,347 $1.67M
Alabama 823 4,294 $1.38M
Maryland 944 3,969 $1.6M
Kansas 622 3,561 $1.12M
South Carolina 700 3,481 $1.09M
Mississippi 500 2,641 $796K
Arkansas 384 2,310 $767K
Utah 468 2,226 $920K
Nebraska 359 2,165 $809K
Nevada 443 1,936 $765K
Rhode Island 349 1,912 $550K
New Mexico 408 1,893 $801K
West Virginia 337 1,883 $643K
Hawaii 396 1,815 $794K
Idaho 296 1,600 $628K
New Hampshire 329 1,540 $621K
Maine 312 1,301 $547K
South Dakota 211 1,299 $485K
North Dakota 140 806 $389K
Alaska 105 747 $176K
Montana 142 719 $274K
Delaware 197 693 $297K
Vermont 119 581 $269K
District of Columbia 98 344 $130K
Wyoming 72 310 $113K
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 2015 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.4 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 447,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. More than 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 URSODIOL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MARY MCDONALD MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled62

OSHKOSH

Wisconsin

GERALD HARRINGTON M.D.

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled62

BOERNE

Texas

RENUKA BHATTACHARYA MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled62

SEATTLE

Washington

ANGEL VELOSO M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled62

MIAMI

Florida

MARY ROBERTSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled62

BATESVILLE

Indiana

LALBAHADUR NAGABHAIRU MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled62

MOUNT DORA

Florida

MICHAEL COLICCHIO RPAC PHYSICIAN ASSIS

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled62

ROCHESTER

New York

CATALDO DORIA MD

Transplant Surgery

Claims Filled62

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

LEAH FINKELDEI PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled62

TOPEKA

Kansas

GARY WEINMAN M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

CEDAR RAPIDS

Iowa

ALEXANDER MORDEN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled61

WHITESTONE

New York

ROBERT SHAFFER M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

RACHEL PLACZEK PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled61

BOSTON

Massachusetts

HENRY MIDDLETON MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled61

ALBUQUERQUE

New Mexico

ANGEL ROSARIO MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

TAMPA

Florida

JOSEPH BUELL MD

Surgery

Claims Filled61

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

LEWIS STRONG MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

LOVELAND

Colorado

PHILIPPE ARMAND MD, PHD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled61

BOSTON

Massachusetts

LANCE STEIN MD

Transplant Hepatology

Claims Filled61

ATLANTA

Georgia

ROBERT SMITH M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

DANVILLE

Pennsylvania

MOJTABA OLYAEE M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

KANSAS CITY,

Kansas

SATHEESH NAIR MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

FREDERICK FRENCH M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled61

ROSWELL

New Mexico

TODD HOLTZ MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled61

MIDLAND

Michigan

STEPHEN FINN MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled60

ROME

Georgia