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SPIRIVA

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

5.24M
Medicare Part D Claims
$1.59B
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 462,527 $148M
New York 393,774 $118M
Pennsylvania 330,389 $96M
Florida 292,367 $90.1M
Texas 248,298 $77.2M
Ohio 235,707 $73.5M
North Carolina 200,742 $57.2M
Illinois 198,258 $61.2M
Tennessee 184,503 $53.6M
Michigan 183,228 $60.3M
New Jersey 150,753 $47.8M
Georgia 142,162 $40.8M
Missouri 141,534 $40.3M
Massachusetts 138,869 $40.8M
Virginia 125,977 $38M
Kentucky 120,642 $35.2M
Indiana 119,347 $36.9M
Washington 104,685 $31.8M
Alabama 90,907 $25.6M
Wisconsin 84,522 $25.4M
South Carolina 82,304 $24.1M
Louisiana 81,235 $23.4M
Minnesota 80,122 $25.8M
Arizona 79,404 $26M
Connecticut 77,748 $24.7M
Oklahoma 71,894 $21.2M
Iowa 64,587 $18.3M
Oregon 64,556 $19.6M
Maryland 60,891 $20.5M
Colorado 60,862 $19.6M
West Virginia 58,135 $17.1M
Arkansas 57,113 $15.9M
Maine 49,568 $16M
Mississippi 48,964 $13.7M
Kansas 43,891 $12.9M
Nevada 39,307 $12.5M
Nebraska 31,943 $9.04M
Rhode Island 31,701 $8.65M
New Mexico 24,704 $7.75M
New Hampshire 22,095 $6.9M
Idaho 22,066 $6.49M
Utah 19,556 $6.08M
Montana 18,016 $5.29M
Delaware 15,319 $5.3M
Vermont 15,007 $4.93M
Hawaii 14,935 $4.74M
South Dakota 14,779 $4.31M
North Dakota 14,274 $4.09M
Wyoming 8,933 $2.7M
District of Columbia 7,041 $2.04M
Alaska 6,500 $2.07M
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 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for SPIRIVA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
WILLIAM MCKENZIE M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled710

PANAMA CITY

Florida

CHRISTOPHER JOHN MD

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled704

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

BARRY SIGAL MD

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled697

WINSTON-SALEM

North Carolina

BRIAN KELLY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled697

HILLSBORO

Oregon

GARY VOCCIO MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled695

ROME

Georgia

ABDULLAH ARSHAD MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled694

HAYTI

Missouri

MOHAMMAD-ALI EL-HARAKEH MD

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled693

PRESCOTT

Arizona

PAUL FRIEDMAN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled692

MANASQUAN

New Jersey

NEISA TORRES REYES MD

Specialist

Claims Filled691

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

HUMPHREY WONG MD

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled690

DAVENPORT

Iowa

LINDA STROPES MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled690

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

RAMARAO SURESH M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled689

MONROE

North Carolina

MANEL NAYAK M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled685

WAYCROSS

Georgia

GARY TREW M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled685

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

JAMES CARRUTH M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled683

JACKSON

Tennessee

TARSEM GUPTA MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled681

STOCKBRIDGE

Georgia

MARK HODGES MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled676

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

ANDREW ASHBY MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled672

IOWA CITY

Iowa

AURELIO ORTIZ M.D.

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled670

MIAMI

Florida

NASEER HUMAYUN MD

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled668

DALTON

Georgia

MANDEEP BAKSHI MD

Hospitalist

Claims Filled665

GREENEVILLE

Tennessee

GERALD DEY M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled660

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

WALTER DONAT M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled657

EAST GREENWICH

Rhode Island

MUQDAD ZURIQAT MD

Specialist

Claims Filled656

SHERMAN

Texas

JAMES JONES M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled655

CHARLOTTE

North Carolina