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ISOSORBIDE MONONITRATE

Isosorbide mononitrate is a nitrate. It dilates blood vessels all over the body. This makes it less work for the heart to pump, which relieves heart-related chest pain. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

223K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 508 of 3362

$3.54M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1086 of 3362

40,626
Patients

Rank: 582 of 3362

33,278
Prescribers

Rank: 494 of 3362

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48%

of people say

it's worth it

30%

of people say

it worked well

33%

of people say

it's a huge hassle
Alternatives:

Isordil Nitrostat

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Texas 4,711 23,322 $380K
Florida 3,440 15,440 $259K
California 2,529 12,368 $213K
New York 2,108 11,395 $164K
Tennessee 1,764 10,252 $146K
Ohio 1,742 9,692 $185K
North Carolina 1,499 9,433 $134K
Alabama 1,584 9,194 $123K
Illinois 1,613 9,032 $145K
Georgia 1,346 8,228 $113K
Pennsylvania 1,390 8,193 $127K
Louisiana 1,187 7,566 $95.5K
Kentucky 906 6,345 $92K
Michigan 1,303 5,721 $127K
Mississippi 839 5,225 $66.6K
Arkansas 820 5,169 $71.5K
Indiana 911 4,811 $88.9K
Missouri 715 4,608 $71.3K
Wisconsin 818 4,277 $79.2K
Oklahoma 827 3,988 $63.1K
New Jersey 858 3,882 $62.7K
Massachusetts 697 3,856 $64.2K
South Carolina 666 3,773 $52.1K
Virginia 672 3,343 $56.4K
Washington 601 3,196 $47.6K
Arizona 615 2,555 $44.5K
West Virginia 358 2,365 $31.8K
Minnesota 443 2,175 $43.3K
Oregon 385 2,092 $35.7K
Kansas 331 2,068 $32.6K
Maryland 473 1,940 $35.9K
Iowa 270 1,809 $28.4K
Connecticut 229 1,370 $20.8K
Hawaii 196 987 $14.8K
Maine 202 950 $18.1K
Rhode Island 151 928 $14.3K
Colorado 188 903 $15K
Nebraska 142 878 $14.6K
Nevada 188 776 $12.6K
South Dakota 112 660 $9,326
New Mexico 152 638 $12.1K
New Hampshire 94 585 $11.4K
Idaho 109 519 $8,412
North Dakota 81 489 $6,881
Utah 108 456 $8,368
Wyoming 62 364 $5,227
Montana 77 349 $5,196
Delaware 64 270 $6,494
District of Columbia 47 264 $3,575
Vermont 47 246 $3,112
Alaska 41 171 $2,618
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 ISOSORBIDE MONONITRATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ADEYINKA AGBETOYIN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled168

JACKSON

Tennessee

ROBERT BERGLUND MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled154

HIXSON

Tennessee

DENNIS CARTER D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled152

POTEAU

Oklahoma

PIYUSH PATEL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled142

COLUMBUS

Georgia

MUKESH SHETH MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled134

DENISON

Texas

EMMANUEL PAINTSIL

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled134

BURR RIDGE

Illinois

MIRCEA BASARABA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled130

WINCHESTER

Tennessee

JOANA MAGNO MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled129

HONOLULU

Hawaii

BRUCE PENDLEY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled125

EAST RIDGE

Tennessee

ANTONIO OCANA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled124

TAMPA

Florida

WILLIAM LEVIN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled123

SMITHFIELD

Rhode Island

RICHARD GARMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled123

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

CLARENCE BELL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled122

MONTPELIER

Ohio

JOGINDER SONI M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled121

TURLOCK

California

WILLIAM LEE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled120

MARION

Alabama

GEORGE PURSLEY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled119

AUGUSTA

Georgia

CLIFFORD GARVIN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled119

DENISON

Texas

TY WEBB MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled114

SPARTA

Tennessee

TODD FULCHER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled113

BRANDON

Mississippi

JANSEN TODD DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled113

LUFKIN

Texas

FRANK SCATTAREGIA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled112

WESTON

West Virginia

STELIAN MARINESCU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled111

DEARBORN

Michigan

ROBERT HUST MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled111

HOUSTON

Texas

SAMUEL CHAN M.D.

Specialist/Technologist Cardiovascular

Claims Filled111

NEW YORK

New York

CHRISTODULOS STAVENS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled108

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky