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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
ROBERT TAYENGCO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled107

MASON

West Virginia

BORIS GUREVICH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

CHICAGO

Illinois

SEBASTIAN HUBBUCH M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled104

COLUMBUS

Georgia

ADOLPHUS LEWIS DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled102

FORT WORTH

Texas

STEPHEN CLARK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled101

SPARTA

Tennessee

KYLA HOLCOMB CFNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled101

GREENVILLE

Mississippi

JUNAID MEMON M.D.

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled101

SCOTTSBORO

Alabama

HATTIE HENDERSON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled97

HOUSTON

Texas

ASAD QAMAR M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled96

OCALA

Florida

ADALBERTO FONTICIELLA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled96

PARAGOULD

Arkansas

WILLIAM ALLEN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled95

ROGERS

Arkansas

SHIH TANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled93

ANAHEIM

California

DONALD QUINN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled91

JOHNSON CITY

Tennessee

SRINIVASA REDDY MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled89

DENISON

Texas

RAFIK ABADIER M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled88

INVERNESS

Florida

FAYEZ HADIDI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled88

BAYTOWN

Texas

ANGELA WATSON DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled87

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

HOSSEIN AMIRANI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled84

WICHITA

Kansas

MALCOLM BROWN MD

General Practice

Claims Filled84

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

JOHN MICKEY MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled82

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

ALBERT KERR M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled81

RAYVILLE

Louisiana

DANIEL HURLEY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled81

BEECH GROVE

Indiana

JAGDISH MISHRA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled81

BATAVIA

New York

GHANSHYAM PATEL M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled80

GADSDEN

Alabama

JAMES ZINI D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

MOUNTAIN VIEW

Arkansas