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ORPHENADRINE CITRATE

Orphenadrine is used with rest, physical therapy, and other measures to relieve pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries. Orphenadrine is in a class of medications called skeletal muscle relaxants. It works by changing the way the body senses muscle pain. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

167K
Medicare Part D Claims
$8.82M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
Puerto Rico 60,076 $2.39M
Florida 13,209 $454K
Ohio 11,992 $521K
Illinois 9,757 $374K
North Carolina 9,135 $373K
Texas 8,467 $326K
Missouri 7,673 $290K
Michigan 7,660 $325K
Tennessee 6,688 $270K
New York 6,328 $266K
Indiana 5,972 $235K
Louisiana 5,851 $214K
Kentucky 5,727 $233K
Pennsylvania 4,998 $216K
Virginia 4,542 $189K
Massachusetts 4,012 $161K
Oklahoma 3,809 $150K
Georgia 3,624 $144K
Alabama 2,980 $110K
South Carolina 2,631 $113K
Kansas 2,604 $99.9K
California 2,363 $113K
Minnesota 2,298 $96.7K
Arkansas 2,188 $85.7K
New Jersey 2,120 $83.9K
Wisconsin 2,055 $88K
West Virginia 1,897 $77.3K
Iowa 1,810 $66.3K
New Mexico 1,755 $69.4K
Colorado 1,699 $69.4K
Mississippi 1,566 $57.4K
Arizona 1,438 $61.5K
Nebraska 1,329 $52.3K
Idaho 1,170 $51.8K
Washington 1,035 $57.9K
Oregon 820 $36.9K
Connecticut 816 $36.4K
Utah 807 $35.9K
Montana 687 $24.3K
Nevada 686 $29.8K
Wyoming 675 $26.5K
New Hampshire 675 $27K
Maryland 522 $20.9K
North Dakota 453 $15.1K
Rhode Island 401 $12.8K
South Dakota 359 $16.5K
Maine 317 $15.7K
Vermont 274 $11.4K
Delaware 190 $9,895
Hawaii 146 $6,770
District of Columbia 111 $3,413
Alaska 87 $3,921
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for ORPHENADRINE CITRATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RICHARD BURKE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled82

ROCK PORT

Missouri

DEVELL YOUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled81

ALBANY

Georgia

LUCIEN COTE M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled81

NEW YORK

New York

NICHOLAS PALLADINO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled81

SICKLERVILLE

New Jersey

NEIL SCHWARTZMAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

LEBANON

Missouri

IMTIAZ AHMED MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

SPRINGFIELD

Ohio

JOSE' CUSCO' M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled79

LA PLACE

Louisiana

ABDULLAH ARSHAD MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled78

HAYTI

Missouri

MARK TIFFANY MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled78

HICKORY

North Carolina

KITTA KOUSA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled76

PAINTSVILLE

Kentucky

GARY RANDALL D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled76

LUFKIN

Texas

WOJCIECH DULOWSKI M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled76

STILWELL

Oklahoma

JOEPH ALESSI MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled76

EAST PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

GUST SPENOS MD

Neurology

Claims Filled75

SHELBYVILLE

Indiana

MARIA CUESTA TORRES M.D.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled75

MIAMI

Florida

JAMES BRESSI DO

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled75

STOW

Ohio

BOBBY WITTEN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled75

ATHENS

Texas

LISA PULLUM DO

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled75

GREENVILLE

Michigan

SHAILESH UPADHYAY MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled75

ANNISTON

Alabama

ALEX ARGOTTE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled74

LA GRANGE

Kentucky

ODELL STILL DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled74

VIDALIA

Georgia

PHYLLIS TAYLOR APN

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled74

PARIS

Tennessee

MICHAEL CUMMINGS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled74

ALBANY

Kentucky

SAMEER HURAIBI M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled73

VAN BUREN TWP

Michigan

YOGESH MALLA M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled73

PADUCAH

Kentucky