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THIORIDAZINE HCL

Thioridazine is used to treat the symptoms of schizophrenia (a mental illness that causes disturbed or unusual thinking, loss of interest in life, and strong or inappropriate emotions) in people who have already been treated with at least 2 other medications and have not been helped or who have experienced severe side effects. Thioridazine is in a group of medications called conventional antipsychotics. It works by decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

139K
Medicare Part D Claims
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 THIORIDAZINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
USHA SACHDEV M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled91

POMONA

California

MUKTIRAJ MEHTA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled91

CASSOPOLIS

Michigan

BARBARA DIVITO PA

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled91

BALDWINVILLE

Massachusetts

YAROSLAV KUSHNIR M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled90

CHULA VISTA

California

LAWRENCE PALINSKI FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled90

ROME

New York

MATTHEW DAVIS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled89

ST. JOSEPH

Michigan

TODD ANTIN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled88

DECATUR

Georgia

JOSEFINA RODRIGUEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled87

GREEN BAY

Wisconsin

MICHAEL CANTWELL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled87

VINCENNES

Indiana

MICHAEL PRIEST MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled87

ALBANY

New York

CAROL PEITZMAN M.D.

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled87

SAINT PAUL

Minnesota

JOHN ALLEN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled86

LA MESA

California

SCOTT BRADLEY MD

General Practice

Claims Filled86

SAN FRANCISCO

California

NAMBI SALGUNAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled85

LIBERTY

New York

KOCHUPARAMPIL VARGHESE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled85

DESOTO

Texas

ANNE OWUSU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled84

CLINTON

South Carolina

STEVEN HILL M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled84

GRAND FORKS

North Dakota

RUKHSANA ALAM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled84

CINCINNATI

Ohio

JAMES PITTS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled84

VISALIA

California

JULIE ANDREWS APRN,NPP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled83

MOUNT VISION

New York

JAGDISHCHANDR PARIKH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled83

VINELAND

New Jersey

ANNE FRENCH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled83

SONOMA

California

DANIEL BUBENHEIM MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled82

MC KEES ROCKS

Pennsylvania

PATRICIA ONEILL MSN,APRN

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled81

PORT REPUBLIC

New Jersey

JAWEED HUSAIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled81

BROOKLYN

New York