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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
MARK ZIEBARTH PMHCNS-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled136

NEW BRIGHTON

Minnesota

CHERYL YOUNG PMHNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled135

TUPELO

Mississippi

MILAGROS ORTIZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled131

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

ZINNIA GARCIA PENA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled131

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

MADELINE SANTOS-CARLO MD

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled130

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

LUIS NEGRON M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled128

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

RAJENDRA SHROFF M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled126

CENTRALIA

Illinois

DANIEL PITTS ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled126

RICHLAND

Washington

PAUL REDSTONE M.D.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled125

MONTAGUE

Massachusetts

JOHNNY WATTS D.O.

Neurology

Claims Filled125

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama

ALAN FELDMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled122

LARGO

Florida

EDUARDO RENTAS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled121

MANATI

Puerto Rico

LINDA KOLLROSS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled120

EAU CLAIRE

Wisconsin

JOSE RAIMUNDI MELENDEZ M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled114

MANATI

Puerto Rico

ILYA RACHMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled111

LOS ANGELES

California

JAMES GREENBERG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled110

SAN FRANCISCO

California

FRANCISCO PARRA MD

Addiction Psychiatry

Claims Filled110

MANATI

Puerto Rico

MIGUEL RIVERA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled109

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

TIMOTHY WALTER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled109

GROVE CITY

Ohio

JOSEFINA ROJAS-RUIZ M.D

Psychiatry

Claims Filled107

RIO PIEDRAS

Puerto Rico

STEVEN QUEEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled107

SYLVA

North Carolina

MOHAMMAD CHAUDHRY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

UNION CITY

New Jersey

BERNARDO PASCUAL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled106

HIALEAH

Florida

GARY REZNIK MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled105

LOS ANGELES

California

SHAYLA PULLEN MD

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled105

CINCINNATI

Ohio