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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
KALAPPURACKAL JOSEPH MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled81

TROY

Michigan

ANDREW ROOKS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled81

RIVERSIDE

California

NIRMALA YARRA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled80

OREFIELD

Pennsylvania

RAMON GARCIA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled79

SACRAMENTO

California

WILLIAM NISSEN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled78

DAVENPORT

Iowa

DIPAKKUMAR AMIN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled78

TIFFIN

Ohio

TODD ROSEN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled76

FLINT

Michigan

ALLEN CRAIG MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled76

TULLAHOMA

Tennessee

JOANITA WESLER NP-C

Registered Nurse, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Adult

Claims Filled76

MUNCIE

Indiana

LORETO LIZARDO M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled75

MORRIS PLAINS

New Jersey

MARK STEADMAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled75

FLORENCE

South Carolina

ROBERT REILLY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled75

MUNCIE

Indiana

DANIEL PLAUTZ MD

General Practice

Claims Filled74

MARSHALL

Missouri

STEPHEN LEVINE MD

Neurological Surgery

Claims Filled74

NORTH HOLLYWOOD

California

BARNWELL MYERS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled73

GREENVILLE

South Carolina

LARRY FELTS M.D.

Professional Counselor

Claims Filled73

JONESBORO

Arkansas

GOPAL BEDI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled72

KALAMAZOO

Michigan

RITA DESSAU APNC

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled72

MORRISTOWN

New Jersey

JEFFREY NASER M.D.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled71

WAYNE

Pennsylvania

LORI OLSON PMHNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled71

PORTLAND

Oregon

MUSTAFA HUSSAIN MD

Psychologist

Claims Filled71

AMARILLO

Texas

SYLVIA COLEBY NPP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled70

UTICA

New York

ALI NOURIAN M.D.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled70

DUNMORE

Pennsylvania

VEERANAGOUDA PATIL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled70

GREEN BAY

Wisconsin

NANCY MILES MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled70

SHELBYVILLE

Indiana