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ROZEREM

RAMELTEON

Rozerem (ramelteon) is a melatonin receptor agonist. Melatonin is a chemical the body uses to maintain a normal sleeping cycle; Rozerem (ramelteon) helps you fall asleep and stay asleep. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

162K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 572 of 3395

$45.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 459 of 3395

45,226
Patients

Rank: 558 of 3395

32,493
Prescribers

Rank: 501 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

93.1K

2011

74.8K

2012

79.2K

2013

97.4K

2014

162K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$15M

2011

$14.3M

2012

$16.9M

2013

$24M

2014

$45.3M

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

$199

2011

$231

2012

$193

2013

$170

2014

$161

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 5,260 18,284 $5.31M
Texas 4,457 15,711 $4.29M
New York 3,636 12,370 $3.58M
Pennsylvania 2,419 8,452 $2.34M
Illinois 1,367 5,793 $1.48M
Florida 1,844 5,703 $1.67M
Ohio 1,385 5,280 $1.36M
Tennessee 1,308 4,681 $1.24M
New Jersey 1,237 4,584 $1.34M
Indiana 1,159 4,471 $1.22M
North Carolina 1,255 4,466 $1.28M
Missouri 1,049 4,226 $1.1M
Wisconsin 1,318 4,164 $1.21M
Michigan 1,236 3,949 $1.19M
Minnesota 936 3,761 $1.16M
Georgia 1,047 3,451 $880K
Arizona 960 3,143 $905K
Massachusetts 900 3,098 $820K
Connecticut 648 2,870 $723K
Louisiana 746 2,772 $732K
Washington 792 2,662 $753K
Virginia 690 2,582 $712K
Maryland 725 2,508 $758K
Oregon 771 2,285 $649K
South Carolina 581 2,092 $571K
Colorado 602 1,947 $565K
Oklahoma 442 1,935 $446K
Kentucky 479 1,909 $488K
Alabama 525 1,907 $534K
Kansas 404 1,572 $411K
West Virginia 412 1,482 $423K
Maine 412 1,352 $410K
Mississippi 280 1,147 $291K
Iowa 311 1,123 $296K
Nebraska 284 1,080 $292K
Utah 270 1,028 $284K
Arkansas 313 1,011 $288K
Idaho 252 884 $227K
Rhode Island 203 778 $189K
Nevada 172 612 $187K
New Hampshire 180 605 $172K
Alaska 116 601 $122K
New Mexico 195 598 $169K
Vermont 162 587 $162K
Montana 119 468 $125K
Delaware 159 411 $137K
District of Columbia 112 393 $119K
North Dakota 96 318 $89.1K
South Dakota 80 312 $85.4K
Hawaii 111 297 $94.1K
Wyoming 62 273 $78.3K
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 ROZEREM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MICHAEL CUENCA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

OAKLAND PARK

Florida

TIMOTHY MCPHERSON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

STEELE

Missouri

MARY BOULDIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

JEFFERSONVILLE

Indiana

CHRISTINE WELLER DO, CMD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BELLBROOK

Ohio

MAGIN CASANOVA MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

ROBERT THORNQUIST M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ANCHORAGE

Alaska

RAMON CLIMACO MD

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled50

ARCOLA

Illinois

ALEX RIKHTER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

ATLANTA

Georgia

MICHAEL O'CONNER DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

DES MOINES

Iowa

OTIS BARNUM DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

NATCHITOCHES

Louisiana

ROBERT LEE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

DOVER

Tennessee

RIAZ CHAUDHRY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

JENA

Louisiana

ROBERT MAGAW PMHNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled51

BREWER

Maine

GEORGE CIOFFI DNP, PMHNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled51

MIAMI

Florida

WILLIAM LACORTE M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled51

METAIRIE

Louisiana

IQBAL FARUQUI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

BLOUNTSTOWN

Florida

MODASER SHAH M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

JOPLIN

Missouri

CRAIG BUCKLES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

ANDERSON

Indiana

STEPHANIE FITZ M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

DAYTON

Ohio

LAILA HIRJEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

DALLAS

Texas

ALLA KATSEVA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled52

EAST BRUNSWICK

New Jersey

MURRAY STRAUSS M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled53

ARLINGTON

Texas

DANIEL ERLANGER D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

HUMBERTO SUAREZ TORRES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled53

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

SHALINI KATIKANENI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

CARROLLTON

Texas