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DIVALPROEX SODIUM ER

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

1.96M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 153 of 3238

$200M
Retail Cost

Rank: 119 of 3238

270,049
Patients

Rank: 242 of 3238

105,412
Prescribers

Rank: 224 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 22,601 155,774 $16.5M
New York 18,477 135,760 $14M
Texas 20,317 122,278 $12.9M
Pennsylvania 13,041 98,789 $9.94M
Ohio 12,795 94,352 $9.7M
Florida 16,398 91,680 $8.51M
Illinois 10,589 80,333 $7.59M
Michigan 11,063 73,063 $7.86M
North Carolina 10,812 72,691 $7.62M
New Jersey 8,037 62,465 $6.25M
Missouri 7,655 57,626 $5.81M
Georgia 8,773 53,976 $5.59M
Massachusetts 6,831 50,920 $5.35M
Indiana 6,849 48,907 $5.32M
Wisconsin 5,978 47,141 $5.15M
Tennessee 7,535 45,800 $4.23M
Minnesota 5,482 44,677 $5.15M
Louisiana 6,155 41,754 $4.42M
Virginia 5,967 39,602 $4.06M
Alabama 5,990 38,159 $3.52M
Arizona 5,389 37,854 $3.44M
South Carolina 5,601 36,731 $3.95M
Kentucky 5,271 34,467 $3.79M
Connecticut 4,010 31,871 $3.13M
Washington 4,090 28,934 $2.9M
Iowa 3,113 26,403 $2.84M
Arkansas 3,493 24,734 $2.73M
Kansas 3,252 24,508 $2.58M
Maryland 3,756 23,924 $2.28M
Colorado 2,918 19,399 $1.93M
Mississippi 3,058 18,492 $1.91M
Oregon 2,518 18,246 $1.9M
Oklahoma 2,602 16,927 $1.58M
Nebraska 1,951 14,968 $1.53M
West Virginia 2,007 13,557 $1.35M
Maine 1,814 13,405 $1.45M
Utah 1,606 11,630 $1.19M
Nevada 2,051 11,110 $1.04M
New Mexico 1,742 10,397 $1.04M
New Hampshire 1,288 9,354 $870K
Idaho 1,143 8,073 $814K
Rhode Island 971 7,179 $682K
Hawaii 941 6,770 $647K
Delaware 939 6,336 $652K
North Dakota 687 5,373 $618K
South Dakota 668 5,369 $581K
Vermont 698 5,016 $564K
Alaska 322 3,766 $218K
Montana 502 3,247 $344K
District of Columbia 499 2,337 $242K
Wyoming 289 1,865 $187K
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. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 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 DIVALPROEX SODIUM ER

Provider Medicare Claims City State
GEETHA PALADUGU MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled447

REDLANDS

California

KENNETH WRIGHT M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled447

BENTON

Arkansas

CHARLES RODWELL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled444

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

MICHAEL NAVATO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled444

INDEPENDENCE

Missouri

HECTOR RIVERA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled443

CAYEY

Puerto Rico

STEVAN LAHR DO

Psychiatry

Claims Filled441

TULSA

Oklahoma

MAGERY SATISH M.D

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled440

SMITHTOWN

New York

NALINI MORRIS DO

Psychiatry

Claims Filled438

CANTON

Ohio

DAVID LARNED MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled438

LUFKIN

Texas

DANIEL CHUEH M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled437

ORANGE

California

NAEEM PATHAN M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled436

PHOENIX

Arizona

SYED AFTAB MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled435

JASPER

Alabama

MARILYN LACHMAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled435

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama

STEVEN FOGELMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled433

ROME

New York

REMUS NERVEZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled429

COLUMBUS

Ohio

WOMESH SAHADEO M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled429

WEST PALM BEACH

Florida

FREDRICK SHORT DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled428

TONGANOXIE

Kansas

JOSEPH POOLE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled426

MOUNT VERNON

Ohio

PAULA ANDERSON NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled426

FLINT

Michigan

SETH ADELMAN M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled425

STATEN ISLAND

New York

JUNAID SYED M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled425

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

MUSTAFA HUSSAIN MD

Psychologist

Claims Filled424

AMARILLO

Texas

WILLIAM WEGGEL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled424

EAU CLAIRE

Wisconsin

FRANCISCO PARRA MD

Addiction Psychiatry

Claims Filled421

MANATI

Puerto Rico

DEANNA DICKENS MD

Neurology

Claims Filled421

SAINT PAUL

Minnesota