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FOLBIC

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

29.8K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 932 of 3238

$1.13M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1471 of 3238

6,625
Patients

Rank: 991 of 3238

4,849
Prescribers

Rank: 993 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 1,135 5,282 $151K
New York 1,245 4,512 $207K
Ohio 916 4,264 $177K
Texas 489 2,488 $84.8K
New Jersey 525 1,968 $100K
Louisiana 241 1,536 $40.2K
North Carolina 260 1,406 $47K
Pennsylvania 279 1,245 $51.8K
Illinois 215 887 $36.6K
Minnesota 80 597 $15.1K
California 114 532 $19.8K
Indiana 105 458 $16.1K
Virginia 114 451 $17.5K
South Carolina 97 435 $15.7K
Georgia 85 384 $16.1K
Nevada 84 313 $14.4K
Missouri 57 298 $11K
Arizona 67 257 $10.5K
Alabama 47 213 $9,000
Michigan 46 181 $7,086
Connecticut 34 177 $6,621
Kentucky 46 170 $6,910
Tennessee 39 160 $5,214
Maryland 44 152 $7,959
Massachusetts 37 142 $6,111
Iowa 24 141 $3,722
Wisconsin 22 123 $4,651
Oklahoma 26 121 $4,763
Hawaii 53 103 $3,938
Arkansas 21 98 $4,086
West Virginia 29 98 $5,570
Delaware 27 86 $4,798
Mississippi 19 75 $2,472
Colorado 13 67 $2,879
Kansas 11 56 $2,274
Utah 13 42 $2,607
District of Columbia 11 41 $1,650
Wyoming 38 $1,055
New Hampshire 13 36 $1,565
New Mexico 35 $915
South Dakota 31 $752
Washington 26 $1,134
Rhode Island 18 $441
Maine 15 $858
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 FOLBIC

Provider Medicare Claims City State
SONIA LOSA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled831

HIALEAH

Florida

YOSLAINE DIAZ M.D

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Primary Care

Claims Filled462

WOODHAVEN

New York

ROBERTO SOLER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled334

MIAMI

Florida

YAOLEN BOLANOS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled305

HIALEAH

Florida

AUXI PEACHEY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled187

MIAMI

Florida

ERNESTO GARCIA

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled173

MIAMI

Florida

OSMANY RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled143

MIAMI

Florida

DONALD FREIDENBERG DO

Neurology

Claims Filled133

COLUMBUS

Ohio

ZANDRA LOPEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled132

MIAMI

Florida

EVANGELIA AUGOUSTINIATOS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled121

SMITHTOWN

New York

MAYLI RODRIGUEZ

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled110

HIALEAH

Florida

MARIA KATAKI MD

Neurology

Claims Filled97

COLUMBUS

Ohio

ARTURO SUAREZ

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled91

HIALEAH

Florida

NISHA KRISHNAN DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled87

BEVERLY HILLS

Florida

MIGUEL CORONA OLIVARES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

MIAMI

Florida

JOSE CARDENAS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled78

MIAMI

Florida

CARMEN FINAMORE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled78

CARLE PLACE

New York

WILLIAM SIEVERT MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled77

BLAINE

Minnesota

EFRAIN MARTINEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled69

MIAMI

Florida

JO PELFREY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled68

KETTERING

Ohio

SERGIO RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled66

MIAMI

Florida

NAHID DADMEHR M.D.

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled66

WESTERVILLE

Ohio

WEN-SHIUNG CHOW M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled65

COLUMBUS

Ohio

SCOTT WEANER D.O.

Neurology

Claims Filled63

MERCERVILLE

New Jersey

HOWARD DILLARD M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled63

WEBSTER

Texas