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PEG-3350 WITH FLAVOR PACKS

PEG (polyethylene glycol) with electrolyte is used to clean out the intestines before certain bowel exam procedures such as colonoscopy or barium enema X-rays. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

225K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 497 of 3238

$4.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1051 of 3238

217,415
Patients

Rank: 267 of 3238

19,915
Prescribers

Rank: 580 of 3238

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 26,474 27,314 $518K
Florida 26,099 26,971 $540K
Texas 16,466 16,960 $318K
Illinois 15,816 16,362 $314K
New York 13,001 13,495 $247K
Ohio 9,302 9,616 $180K
Massachusetts 8,022 8,323 $157K
Pennsylvania 7,493 7,710 $144K
Michigan 7,210 7,448 $144K
Arizona 6,696 6,854 $125K
Georgia 6,357 6,598 $130K
North Carolina 5,778 6,016 $115K
Tennessee 5,118 5,292 $106K
Missouri 4,822 5,038 $95.8K
Alabama 4,707 4,833 $93.9K
New Jersey 4,606 4,776 $85.2K
Wisconsin 4,459 4,560 $85.7K
Virginia 4,306 4,450 $88.8K
Indiana 4,232 4,396 $82.4K
South Carolina 3,178 3,319 $65.2K
Washington 2,723 2,832 $52.7K
Nevada 2,583 2,670 $46.8K
Iowa 2,476 2,537 $49.7K
Louisiana 2,230 2,296 $46.8K
Connecticut 2,062 2,136 $38.6K
Mississippi 2,014 2,081 $40.4K
Kentucky 1,953 2,007 $40.4K
Maryland 1,886 1,949 $36.7K
Oregon 1,673 1,722 $31.6K
New Mexico 1,562 1,596 $31.1K
Nebraska 1,490 1,562 $30.5K
Colorado 1,154 1,193 $22.2K
Arkansas 1,151 1,185 $23.2K
Minnesota 1,052 1,084 $21.8K
Oklahoma 886 910 $17K
New Hampshire 741 775 $15.2K
Hawaii 723 743 $14.4K
Kansas 629 654 $13.1K
South Dakota 619 647 $13.7K
Montana 567 583 $12.1K
West Virginia 536 555 $11.4K
District of Columbia 519 538 $10.2K
Maine 410 428 $7,928
Utah 355 362 $6,509
Rhode Island 287 312 $5,595
Idaho 293 299 $5,670
Delaware 264 269 $4,756
Vermont 210 213 $3,933
North Dakota 140 143 $3,227
Wyoming 77 78 $1,526
Alaska 40 41 $783
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 PEG-3350 WITH FLAVOR PACKS

Provider Medicare Claims City State
VINOD THAKKAR MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled203

SEBRING

Florida

SREELATHA REDDY MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled203

HOUSTON

Texas

VICENTE LAGO MD PA

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled199

MIAMI

Florida

KENNETH LEE MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled198

POMONA

California

CORNELIUS DOOLEY MD

Specialist

Claims Filled197

SANTA FE

New Mexico

JOSEPH COBB MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled197

FALMOUTH

Massachusetts

AMIT CHOKSI MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled196

COLUMBIA

Tennessee

LEROY ODOM MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled196

HOUSTON

Texas

DHIREN SHAH MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled195

GLENVIEW

Illinois

DACE MILLER MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled193

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

UDAY SARAIYA MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled192

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

ERIC SHAPIRO MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled191

CHAGRIN FALLS

Ohio

MARK COSSENTINO MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled191

EL PASO

Texas

MARK LAMET MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled191

HOLLYWOOD

Florida

CARLOS LEON MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled191

ATLANTIS

Florida

SUSANNAH SPIESS MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled191

GLENVIEW

Illinois

MICHAEL BLOOM M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled190

MIAMI BEACH

Florida

LAWRENCE HURWITZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled190

MURRIETA

California

DENNIS RIFF M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled190

ANAHEIM

California

ROSANN SCHWARTZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled188

NAPLES

Florida

DERYCK JOSEPH M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled188

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

MARK MORISAKI MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled187

AIEA

Hawaii

ANDREW BARENBERG M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled187

BEAUMONT

Texas

MIGUEL RAMOS M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled186

OCALA

Florida

KANNAPPAN MOHAN MD

Claims Filled185

PORTERVILLE

California