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KLOR-CON M10

POTASSIUM CHLORIDE

Potassium is essential for the proper functioning of the heart, kidneys, muscles, nerves, and digestive system. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

1.2M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 212 of 3362

$28.8M
Retail Cost

Rank: 538 of 3362

325,303
Patients

Rank: 219 of 3362

133,603
Prescribers

Rank: 193 of 3362

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it's worth it

38%

of people say

it worked well

12%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Pennsylvania 21,614 88,825 $2.02M
Ohio 23,270 85,822 $2.25M
Texas 22,909 81,617 $1.8M
Florida 17,781 62,725 $1.35M
North Carolina 14,177 55,564 $1.34M
Georgia 14,594 55,458 $1.13M
Illinois 12,951 54,771 $1.26M
New York 17,020 54,654 $1.47M
California 13,665 49,474 $1.15M
Michigan 13,549 42,080 $1.09M
Indiana 11,074 41,756 $1.02M
Virginia 9,930 38,143 $929K
Kentucky 8,693 33,485 $755K
South Carolina 8,292 30,054 $689K
Tennessee 8,174 28,772 $629K
Missouri 7,119 26,499 $625K
Alabama 7,282 26,480 $584K
New Jersey 7,595 24,092 $581K
Massachusetts 5,900 21,386 $646K
Wisconsin 5,081 21,369 $513K
Louisiana 4,804 19,261 $360K
Arizona 5,730 18,869 $432K
Kansas 4,434 18,768 $437K
Oklahoma 4,684 17,915 $428K
West Virginia 4,799 17,335 $391K
Colorado 4,666 17,282 $443K
Arkansas 4,310 16,955 $369K
Washington 4,827 15,169 $399K
Oregon 4,322 14,619 $425K
Mississippi 3,670 14,323 $289K
Maryland 4,850 13,956 $371K
Minnesota 3,735 12,676 $405K
Connecticut 2,894 10,353 $264K
Iowa 2,496 9,722 $275K
Maine 2,019 7,423 $218K
Nevada 2,066 6,898 $153K
Utah 2,213 6,859 $188K
Nebraska 1,481 6,429 $151K
New Mexico 1,739 5,894 $136K
New Hampshire 1,417 5,323 $139K
Rhode Island 1,087 4,855 $111K
Idaho 1,289 3,861 $112K
South Dakota 755 3,383 $86.7K
Montana 812 2,699 $75K
Delaware 692 2,135 $49.8K
North Dakota 615 1,889 $58.7K
Wyoming 426 1,578 $41.8K
Vermont 486 1,484 $42.6K
District of Columbia 431 1,428 $28.4K
Alaska 253 1,317 $25K
Hawaii 215 660 $20.3K
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 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 KLOR-CON M10

Provider Medicare Claims City State
BRIAN KENNY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

QUINCY

Massachusetts

ANTHONY CAPTAIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CALHOUN

Georgia

GEORGE CHRISTMAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

FALMOUTH

Massachusetts

SCOTT CARVER

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SARALAND

Alabama

BARBARA MULCH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HILLSBORO

Illinois

KATHERINE KATSOYANNIS M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

PARK RIDGE

Illinois

MARGARET KUSH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ALLISON PARK

Pennsylvania

BRUCE GREENBERG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SUMMERSVILLE

West Virginia

ARIF SATTAR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LINCOLN

Nebraska

RICHARD BRITTON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LANSING

Michigan

PAUL KLAASSEN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ARKANSAS CITY

Kansas

VINCENT MULLER PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

SOCORRO

New Mexico

JOHN WILLIAMS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

YADKINVILLE

North Carolina

RICHARD PROKOPCHAK MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

SALEM

Virginia

THOMAS WILLIAMS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TONGANOXIE

Kansas

EDWARD HILL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ALEXANDER CITY

Alabama

MARK TACKETT M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MADISONVILLE

Kentucky

RICHARD PRINCE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

SOUTHAMPTON

Pennsylvania

BRAM WIESKOPF MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WOODSTOCK

Georgia

ROBERT FERGUSON M.D., P.C

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

WEST BLOOMFIELD

Michigan

FERNANDO RUIZ M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

TRAVIS NOVINGER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

CHERAW

South Carolina

BRIAN CLEMENTS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAKE CHARLES

Louisiana

MICHAEL GRUBER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BAY CITY

Michigan

TAMRAT BEKELE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CARBONDALE

Pennsylvania