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PREMARIN

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AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

2.29M
Medicare Part D Claims
$242M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 293,290 $31.6M
Texas 179,028 $17.5M
Florida 158,363 $16M
Tennessee 101,950 $8.79M
Georgia 100,898 $8.77M
North Carolina 99,746 $8.73M
Pennsylvania 90,104 $9.1M
Ohio 85,178 $8.43M
Alabama 74,988 $6.22M
New York 73,420 $8.29M
Kentucky 68,767 $6.08M
Illinois 65,116 $6.44M
Louisiana 65,039 $5.37M
Missouri 63,657 $5.49M
Indiana 57,908 $5.5M
Oklahoma 57,509 $5.6M
Arkansas 50,154 $4.12M
Michigan 49,594 $5.45M
South Carolina 49,445 $4.36M
Mississippi 49,397 $3.88M
Virginia 47,397 $4.79M
Arizona 46,931 $4.94M
Washington 46,721 $4.76M
Oregon 42,956 $4.33M
Kansas 36,976 $3.34M
Minnesota 36,804 $4.17M
Wisconsin 34,346 $3.36M
Colorado 34,269 $3.67M
Iowa 29,440 $2.71M
Massachusetts 27,255 $2.78M
Puerto Rico 26,430 $2.71M
New Jersey 23,703 $2.76M
West Virginia 23,260 $2.15M
Nebraska 21,369 $1.85M
New Mexico 19,991 $2.07M
Idaho 19,604 $1.82M
Utah 18,720 $1.82M
Nevada 17,975 $1.74M
Maryland 17,376 $2.07M
Connecticut 13,452 $1.45M
Montana 12,628 $1.16M
Maine 10,631 $1.16M
South Dakota 7,746 $716K
North Dakota 6,898 $672K
Rhode Island 6,834 $620K
Wyoming 6,665 $637K
Hawaii 6,097 $733K
New Hampshire 5,239 $554K
Vermont 4,170 $435K
Alaska 3,631 $305K
Delaware 3,042 $356K
District of Columbia 1,450 $168K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for PREMARIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JENNIFER POLLAK MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled206

HOLLYWOOD

Florida

RICHARD ZIGROSSI M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled206

WEXFORD

Pennsylvania

THERESA CHRISTIE MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled206

AUGUSTA

Georgia

THOMAS GATEWOOD M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled205

AMERICUS

Georgia

DENNIS PARTEN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled205

MONETTE

Arkansas

A COPPAGE M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled204

MACON

Georgia

CHARLES CROSS MD

Claims Filled204

JASPER

Alabama

JONATHAN WYNSTRA M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled204

MAYFIELD

Kentucky

MARK BARATS M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled203

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

VONDA HOUCHIN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled203

HARRISBURG

Arkansas

GARY SUTKIN M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled202

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

GARY STREBEL MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled202

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

DOUGLASS HALE MD

Specialist

Claims Filled202

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

DAVID GUTHRIE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled201

DYERSBURG

Tennessee

DONALD BLOCK M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled200

ATLANTA

Georgia

BRETT BROWN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled200

COLUMBUS

Mississippi

MICHAEL WOLPMANN M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled199

VENICE

Florida

STEPHEN METZ MD PHD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled199

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

RAYMOND MARTINEZ M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled198

ODESSA

Texas

DAVID CARPENTER M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled198

MOBILE

Alabama

CARL DOBSON M D

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled198

BOWLING GREEN

Kentucky

GEORGE WILLIAMS M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled197

AUGUSTA

Georgia

CHARLES CESARE MD

Specialist

Claims Filled196

CLARKSDALE

Mississippi

HUGH FALLS M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled196

LAKE FOREST

Illinois

JOYE LOWMAN MD MPH

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled196

ALTANTA

Georgia