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ZALEPLON

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

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

230K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 492 of 3238

$6.75M
Retail Cost

Rank: 905 of 3238

68,316
Patients

Rank: 458 of 3238

41,909
Prescribers

Rank: 419 of 3238

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42%

of people say

it's worth it

23%

of people say

it worked well

27%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 7,078 24,719 $693K
Texas 4,950 16,236 $531K
New York 4,131 15,466 $411K
Florida 5,031 14,234 $393K
North Carolina 2,934 10,013 $284K
Pennsylvania 2,525 8,941 $274K
Ohio 2,478 7,730 $231K
New Jersey 2,411 7,621 $221K
Michigan 2,242 6,987 $228K
Tennessee 2,024 6,761 $225K
Georgia 1,741 5,885 $195K
Illinois 1,738 5,502 $161K
Minnesota 1,689 5,428 $150K
Wisconsin 1,325 4,785 $158K
Missouri 1,326 4,484 $142K
Indiana 1,347 4,459 $142K
Oregon 1,436 4,452 $94.5K
South Carolina 1,291 4,127 $137K
Washington 1,309 4,058 $100K
Arkansas 1,161 4,049 $129K
Louisiana 1,199 3,904 $110K
Oklahoma 1,396 3,840 $105K
Massachusetts 978 3,623 $108K
Arizona 1,180 3,542 $118K
Maryland 1,029 3,529 $119K
Virginia 1,092 3,462 $106K
Alabama 942 3,310 $85.8K
Colorado 900 3,086 $83.1K
Connecticut 851 2,977 $90.8K
Mississippi 829 2,694 $82.1K
Iowa 697 2,510 $77.6K
Kansas 657 2,206 $70.8K
Kentucky 592 2,055 $60.6K
West Virginia 481 1,748 $45.3K
Utah 507 1,693 $43K
Nevada 499 1,599 $43.3K
Idaho 440 1,518 $36.2K
Nebraska 372 1,383 $43.6K
Rhode Island 292 1,235 $35.9K
Maine 320 1,209 $48.6K
New Mexico 384 1,194 $38.6K
Montana 284 997 $31.3K
New Hampshire 243 942 $26.6K
Delaware 272 902 $34.9K
Vermont 183 683 $18.2K
North Dakota 203 603 $16.9K
South Dakota 156 596 $20.9K
Hawaii 117 381 $10.2K
District of Columbia 129 375 $14.5K
Alaska 89 333 $11.6K
Wyoming 71 236 $5,299
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 ZALEPLON

Provider Medicare Claims City State
TSILYA BASS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,481

LOS ANGELES

California

ELIAS JIMENEZ

Psychiatry

Claims Filled393

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico

FAINA ZLATOGOROV MD

Mental Health Counselor

Claims Filled320

LOS ANGELES

California

ASYA KUPISK MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled309

LOS ANGELES

California

ERIC MOFFET MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled264

KINGSPORT

Tennessee

JOSE ALONSO ALONSO PSYCHIATRIST MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled261

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

RICHARD BREGMAN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled250

TULSA

Oklahoma

NILDA GARCIA SILVA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled237

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

MARK BARATS M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled235

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

CARLOS GONZALEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled200

GUAYAMA

Puerto Rico

GUSTAVO RUIZ M.D.

Mental Health Counselor

Claims Filled193

MANATI

Puerto Rico

JOSE MARQUINA M.D., F.C.C.P.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled161

NAPLES

Florida

TROY STILES D.O.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled155

BILLINGS

Montana

KISHORE PATHIAL MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled152

MCMINNVILLE

Oregon

HUMBERTO SUAREZ TORRES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled146

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

DONALD HAUSER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled145

BELLAIRE

Texas

ALEXANDER MESKI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled144

CARROLLTON

Georgia

COOPER MCINTOSH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled132

OXFORD

Mississippi

LEONID IZRAYELIT MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled131

FOREST HILLS

New York

PAUL MICHELS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled126

CROOKSTON

Minnesota

MILAGROS ORTIZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled126

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

MARIA PUJOLS MD

Specialist

Claims Filled124

SAN SEBASTIAN

Puerto Rico

STEVEN QUEEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled119

SYLVA

North Carolina

KAREN SOTO-MEDINA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled119

MANATI

Puerto Rico

JUDY RIVERA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled118

TOA ALTA

Puerto Rico