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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
WITOLD CZERWINSKI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled117

BATESVILLE

Arkansas

CHRISTOPHER MOCEK MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled115

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

KIMBERLY GAGE NP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled113

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

MICHAEL WENSLEY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled113

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

NAEEM KHAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled112

CENTRALIA

Illinois

NATALIO CHEDIAK M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled110

BOCA RATON

Florida

MARK ZIEBARTH PMHCNS-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled107

NEW BRIGHTON

Minnesota

ZINNIA GARCIA PENA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled105

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

DAINIS IRBE M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled105

EUGENE

Oregon

MIKHAEL TALLER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled105

BALTIMORE

Maryland

HECTOR TORRES M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled104

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

CHERYL YOUNG PMHNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled104

TUPELO

Mississippi

LEAH DICKERSON MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled102

JEFFERSONVILLE

Indiana

ROBERT HENSLEY D.O.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled101

TAHLEQUAH

Oklahoma

BERNARDO PASCUAL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled101

HIALEAH

Florida

SHAYLA PULLEN MD

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled100

CINCINNATI

Ohio

DIANE GONZALES M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled99

OPELOUSAS

Louisiana

PAUL ALEXANDER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled99

PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

ANGEL LOYOLA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled99

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

ISKANDER ENIKEEV M.D., PH.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled98

BROOKLYN

New York

ANNA KOSTUREK M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled98

NEW CASTLE

Pennsylvania

LANA BORIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled98

BALTIMORE

Maryland

BORIS KONNIKOW MD PHD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled95

FOREST HILLS

New York

RICARDO SANCHEZ M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled95

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico

TIMOTHY WALTER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled95

GROVE CITY

Ohio