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CARBATROL

Tegretol is an antiepileptic. Researchers don't know exactly how it works, but it seems to block certain kinds of nerve activity to reduce seizures and pain. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Tegretol

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

47K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 821 of 3238

$9.53M
Retail Cost

Rank: 804 of 3238

6,085
Patients

Rank: 1011 of 3238

5,261
Prescribers

Rank: 972 of 3238

User Reviews of Related Drug Tegretol »

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46%

of people say

it's worth it

31%

of people say

it worked well

23%

of people say

it's a huge hassle
Alternatives:

Lamictal Topamax Neurontin

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 461 3,798 $785K
Ohio 364 2,834 $610K
California 374 2,812 $596K
Texas 456 2,760 $597K
Pennsylvania 288 2,433 $465K
North Carolina 292 2,300 $444K
New Jersey 231 1,866 $375K
Florida 228 1,623 $305K
Tennessee 223 1,509 $275K
Wisconsin 181 1,486 $270K
Louisiana 160 1,423 $256K
Illinois 201 1,403 $326K
Georgia 191 1,395 $258K
Michigan 197 1,369 $317K
Minnesota 163 1,275 $290K
Massachusetts 143 1,227 $259K
Missouri 169 1,169 $207K
Virginia 123 901 $205K
Connecticut 93 818 $168K
Washington 119 738 $181K
Colorado 107 727 $167K
Iowa 71 701 $107K
Indiana 98 677 $139K
Alabama 88 656 $122K
South Carolina 95 641 $122K
Maryland 105 640 $160K
Kansas 71 590 $124K
Kentucky 83 572 $114K
Oregon 75 570 $132K
Arkansas 68 564 $90.8K
New Hampshire 64 534 $121K
Arizona 64 517 $105K
Utah 52 510 $88.3K
West Virginia 67 498 $83K
Oklahoma 62 438 $87.1K
Mississippi 67 371 $72.3K
Nebraska 42 322 $46.7K
Maine 48 251 $47.1K
South Dakota 26 248 $44.8K
Nevada 30 224 $45.1K
Idaho 36 222 $51.2K
North Dakota 19 209 $33.8K
Rhode Island 26 208 $44.7K
Vermont 33 195 $48.6K
Delaware 23 162 $37.1K
Montana 15 150 $25.8K
District of Columbia 147 $10.7K
Alaska 12 127 $14.4K
Hawaii 27 117 $40.4K
New Mexico 15 77 $19.4K
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 CARBATROL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ADRIAN TALBOT MD JD

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled128

SLIDELL

Louisiana

ERIC GELLER M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled124

LIVINGSTON

New Jersey

NAOMI ARENSON MD

Neurology

Claims Filled122

WAUSAU

Wisconsin

CECILIA CHUKWU M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled121

WASHINGTON

District of Columbia

GEORGIA MONTOURIS M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled114

BOSTON

Massachusetts

PHILIP LEONARD M.D,

Neurology

Claims Filled107

AUSTIN

Texas

KATHY ENGLAND N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled107

ROCHESTER

New York

PATRICIA ROGERS NP

Neurology

Claims Filled103

ROCHESTER

New York

JOHN TOWBIN M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled103

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

CHARLES SZABO MD

Clinical Neurophysiology

Claims Filled99

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

JOSEPH JERET MD

Neurology

Claims Filled98

ROCKVILLE CENTER

New York

ILO LEPPIK M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled95

MINNEAPOLIS

Minnesota

MICHAEL PRIVITERA MD

Neurology

Claims Filled95

CINCINNATI

Ohio

GHULAM WARIS M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled93

JACKSONVILLE

Florida

KIM MERNER CNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled87

CLEVELAND

Ohio

DHIA ALWARDI MD

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine OMM

Claims Filled86

ALHAMBRA

California

MARK BEJ MD

Neurology

Claims Filled83

SHEFFIELD VILLAGE

Ohio

AJIT CHIKARMANE MD

Neurology

Claims Filled82

HAZLETON

Pennsylvania

ROBERT KNAPP MD

Neurology

Claims Filled81

CANANDAIGUA

New York

LAURENCE PRIMACK M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled80

ALTOONA

Pennsylvania

DAVID FICKER MD

Neurology

Claims Filled79

CINCINNATI

Ohio

JESS COLLINS M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled79

ALBANY

New York

MICHAEL CHARLET M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled77

HOUMA

Louisiana

DANIEL VINE M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled77

SLC

Utah

SARAH SCHAETTLE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled77

MADISON

Wisconsin