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ZALEPLON

Used to treat insomnia (difficulty falling asleep). Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

247K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 483 of 3362

$6.2M
Retail Cost

Rank: 946 of 3362

72,811
Patients

Rank: 473 of 3362

43,476
Prescribers

Rank: 432 of 3362

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42%

of people say

it's worth it

24%

of people say

it worked well

27%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 7,411 26,431 $610K
Texas 5,375 17,499 $499K
New York 4,149 14,749 $311K
Florida 5,076 14,111 $317K
North Carolina 3,111 10,413 $241K
Pennsylvania 2,688 9,329 $249K
New Jersey 2,728 8,750 $218K
Ohio 2,540 8,323 $239K
Tennessee 2,117 7,095 $193K
Michigan 2,240 6,816 $209K
Georgia 1,984 6,766 $175K
Illinois 2,060 6,414 $162K
South Carolina 1,576 5,280 $108K
Missouri 1,420 5,217 $140K
Minnesota 1,736 5,201 $132K
Wisconsin 1,432 5,193 $152K
Indiana 1,399 5,138 $151K
Arkansas 1,365 4,732 $123K
Oregon 1,364 4,428 $88.2K
Washington 1,370 4,367 $91.6K
Maryland 1,124 3,978 $121K
Oklahoma 1,384 3,961 $97.6K
Arizona 1,332 3,931 $105K
Virginia 1,222 3,885 $99.6K
Massachusetts 1,011 3,837 $106K
Louisiana 1,057 3,670 $84.4K
Colorado 1,108 3,406 $79.9K
Alabama 1,056 3,369 $77.5K
Mississippi 811 2,919 $76.7K
Connecticut 788 2,860 $87.4K
Kansas 671 2,456 $76.2K
Iowa 738 2,440 $68.2K
Kentucky 615 2,253 $60K
Utah 565 1,848 $40K
West Virginia 515 1,785 $40.6K
Nevada 592 1,773 $44.9K
Nebraska 401 1,455 $41K
Idaho 411 1,396 $31K
Maine 338 1,192 $44.4K
New Mexico 396 1,155 $29.5K
Rhode Island 281 1,107 $34K
Delaware 294 1,100 $41.2K
Montana 275 1,047 $30.2K
New Hampshire 274 1,010 $25.7K
Vermont 186 681 $18.2K
South Dakota 197 632 $17.8K
North Dakota 196 609 $16.3K
District of Columbia 175 549 $20K
Hawaii 121 377 $9,346
Wyoming 106 363 $8,102
Alaska 104 348 $10.9K
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 ZALEPLON

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MARC WERTHEIMER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MEDIA

Pennsylvania

THEODORE WILF M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

MATTHEW HARRIS M.D.

Claims Filled50

BARBOURSVILLE

West Virginia

GEORGE VALDEZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TOMBALL

Texas

RON KIRKPATRICK PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

DALLAS

North Carolina

HOSSEIN TABARI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

BOGALUSA

Louisiana

MANVEL MAZMANYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

GLENDALE

California

KAREN SNOW M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PENSACOLA

Florida

LARRY NELSON M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

WEST COLUMBIA

South Carolina

GARY PRICE M.D., F.A.C.P.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

FORT MYERS

Florida

ALYSE GABRIEL D.O.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

EAST PALO ALTO

California

CLIFFORD MCNAUGHTON M.D., DDS

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

SIOUX FALLS

South Dakota

ELEANOR LAVRETSKY MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

BEVERLY HILLS

California

WHITMAN REARDON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

CHAPEL HILL

North Carolina

MOHAMMED MIRZA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

LEES SUMMIT

Missouri

HEATHER HILL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

SAINT PETERS

Missouri

LOU URMOS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

MT AIRY

North Carolina

ALEXANDER SCAGNELLI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

WARWICK

Rhode Island

CHERI CERGHIZAN CNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled52

ALBUQUERQUE

New Mexico

MICHAEL MCLAUGHLIN D.O.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

TULSA

Oklahoma

GAY GUNDERSEN WATSON RN FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled52

FORT WAYNE

Indiana

LOBER CERVANTES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

JAMAICA

New York

RAJIB SAHA D.O., M.S.

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled52

COLUMBUS

Ohio

ARTHUR MCDERMET D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

PENNSAUKEN

New Jersey

PAMELA ROGERS PMHNP

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina