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BUMETANIDE

Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

1.25M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 207 of 3362

$34.5M
Retail Cost

Rank: 487 of 3362

293,146
Patients

Rank: 234 of 3362

127,343
Prescribers

Rank: 201 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 32,387 126,448 $2.93M
Pennsylvania 25,291 113,669 $3.29M
Michigan 21,584 84,312 $2.59M
California 15,429 63,966 $1.9M
Ohio 13,366 56,675 $1.74M
Illinois 12,777 53,311 $1.37M
New York 12,760 50,132 $1.43M
Texas 13,398 49,446 $1.32M
Virginia 10,501 45,130 $1.29M
Tennessee 10,667 42,885 $1.18M
Kentucky 9,526 42,168 $1.23M
North Carolina 9,116 39,719 $1.01M
Alabama 8,479 34,623 $882K
Louisiana 6,948 28,931 $782K
Georgia 6,558 28,853 $664K
Indiana 6,758 28,191 $737K
Missouri 6,480 27,730 $723K
Wisconsin 5,932 26,052 $837K
New Jersey 6,486 23,115 $598K
Kansas 4,979 21,704 $622K
Massachusetts 4,135 19,956 $658K
Iowa 3,952 18,071 $493K
Arizona 4,897 17,683 $454K
Arkansas 3,683 17,081 $407K
Minnesota 4,141 16,796 $605K
South Carolina 3,596 14,211 $310K
Mississippi 2,972 13,348 $324K
Washington 3,004 12,260 $398K
Colorado 3,050 12,166 $345K
Maryland 2,959 10,221 $342K
Oregon 2,481 10,095 $409K
Oklahoma 2,289 8,272 $239K
Nebraska 1,770 7,689 $189K
Maine 1,671 6,963 $241K
Connecticut 1,604 6,641 $196K
West Virginia 1,523 6,630 $184K
Utah 1,624 5,785 $187K
Idaho 1,202 4,939 $162K
South Dakota 1,013 4,759 $125K
Rhode Island 920 4,670 $115K
Nevada 1,043 3,837 $96.9K
North Dakota 872 3,511 $91.5K
New Mexico 931 3,496 $106K
Montana 775 3,418 $95.7K
Delaware 555 1,904 $72.9K
Hawaii 456 1,858 $59.5K
Wyoming 435 1,810 $44.8K
New Hampshire 390 1,700 $43.7K
District of Columbia 268 837 $20.3K
Vermont 196 699 $21.9K
Alaska 95 372 $11.1K
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 BUMETANIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
GERALD GIBBONS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled307

PITTSTON

Pennsylvania

DAVID CARUSO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled305

ST MARYS

Pennsylvania

FRED PETTY MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled305

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

ARJUN DAS M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled303

CHICAGO

Illinois

JOSEPH PEYTON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled296

MAUMEE

Ohio

EDWARD MARTIROSIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled296

RICHMOND

Virginia

YOUNHO CHUNG M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled292

BATTLE CREEK

Michigan

JUDY PEPPER-MOORE NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled290

LEXINGTON

Mississippi

TIBOR KOPJAS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled290

MARYVILLE

Illinois

FARNAZ SHAHZAD MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled286

VINELAND

New Jersey

LAKHI SAKHRANI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled284

ALHAMBRA

California

JOHN BAILEY D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled284

MEADVILLE

Pennsylvania

KEVIN BENDER M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled284

TAMARAC

Florida

THOMAS YOUNG M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled284

DOTHAN

Alabama

YONGKUMA YONGKUMA M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled283

ANDALUSIA

Alabama

ZOHEIR ABDELBAKI MD

Nuclear Cardiology

Claims Filled281

LIMA

Ohio

CHARLES PAULK MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled280

DOTHAN

Alabama

CALVIN REID MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled279

DOTHAN

Alabama

JOHN COX MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled278

WEST POINT

Mississippi

MANUEL VEGA MD, FACC, FSCAI

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled277

DUBLIN

Georgia

R BRYANT MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled273

WICHITA

Kansas

JOHN LAMANCUSO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled269

JAMESTOWN

New York

CHRISTODULOS STAVENS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled269

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

ED SETTLE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled268

PRINCETON

Kentucky

ANTHONY CARUSO MD

Specialist

Claims Filled267

MIDLOTHIAN

Virginia