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TEKTURNA

ALISKIREN HEMIFUMARATE

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

200K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 523 of 3362

$38.2M
Retail Cost

Rank: 472 of 3362

35,117
Patients

Rank: 627 of 3362

28,179
Prescribers

Rank: 529 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 3,601 20,551 $3.86M
Texas 2,677 14,424 $2.78M
New York 2,486 13,880 $2.77M
Florida 2,807 13,681 $2.7M
Pennsylvania 1,479 9,240 $1.74M
Ohio 1,642 8,661 $1.74M
North Carolina 1,252 8,038 $1.37M
Tennessee 1,144 6,788 $1.2M
Kentucky 1,079 6,599 $1.22M
Illinois 1,182 6,595 $1.29M
Michigan 1,439 6,567 $1.6M
New Jersey 1,298 6,484 $1.41M
Louisiana 907 6,000 $982K
Georgia 970 5,562 $937K
South Carolina 933 5,405 $928K
Indiana 960 5,254 $1.06M
Alabama 787 4,994 $864K
Missouri 720 4,625 $778K
Virginia 788 4,469 $850K
Oklahoma 688 3,700 $728K
Arkansas 444 3,132 $490K
Kansas 409 2,600 $451K
Arizona 560 2,511 $558K
Maryland 530 2,259 $566K
Mississippi 335 2,240 $349K
Iowa 288 2,143 $345K
Connecticut 395 1,983 $429K
Nebraska 270 1,934 $300K
Wisconsin 350 1,900 $405K
West Virginia 313 1,832 $334K
Colorado 268 1,433 $286K
Massachusetts 213 1,218 $241K
Nevada 274 1,203 $281K
Oregon 204 1,064 $215K
Washington 212 1,060 $211K
Minnesota 172 982 $207K
Utah 186 928 $191K
South Dakota 113 885 $130K
Idaho 143 801 $154K
Hawaii 124 709 $135K
Rhode Island 89 610 $99.6K
Montana 101 604 $120K
New Mexico 83 441 $88K
Maine 79 434 $92.6K
Delaware 122 419 $132K
Alaska 37 297 $37.3K
District of Columbia 55 258 $54.1K
Wyoming 43 234 $38.7K
New Hampshire 36 186 $35.7K
North Dakota 36 174 $34.1K
Vermont 25 114 $27.3K
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 TEKTURNA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ANGELO GEORGES MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled62

WHEELING

West Virginia

JIMMIE CANNON MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled61

JASPER

Georgia

WILLIAM EICHNER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

ALLIANCE

Ohio

HERACH YADEGARIAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled61

GLENDALE

California

JOHN HILL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

COMMERCE

Georgia

NGOC AN PHAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

HASSAN ABOULEISH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

HOULTON

Maine

AVINASH MONDKAR M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled61

BEVERLY HILLS

California

ALLA SERAYA DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

BROOKLYN

New York

CHRISTOPHER GREEN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

ALTON

Illinois

INNA INOYATOVA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

BROOKLYN

New York

GEORGE DURST M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled60

SULLIVANS ISLAND

South Carolina

JOHN RICHARD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled60

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

SUKETU NANAVATI MD

Claims Filled60

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE

New Jersey

MISSAK KLTCHIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled60

LOS ANGELES

California

BRUCE KLUGHERZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled60

ABINGTON

Pennsylvania

DANIEL CROCKER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled60

ROCKY MOUNT

North Carolina

SEUNG SUE CUA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

WEST COVINA

California

TERRY ZELLMER MD

Specialist

Claims Filled59

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

ANTHONY CARTER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

TOMPKINSVILLE

Kentucky

CECILIA GALINDO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

REEDLEY

California

THOMAS SARGERO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled58

HAMILTON

Ohio

CLAUDIO BONOMETTI M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled58

SANTA BARBARA

California

ROBERT HENDRICKSON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled58

DANVILLE

Kentucky

STUART FRIEDMAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled58

LOS ANGELES

California