Prescriber Checkup | AVANDIA

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AVANDIA

ROSIGLITAZONE MALEATE

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

1,868
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1875 of 3362

$588K
Retail Cost

Rank: 1643 of 3362

509
Patients

Rank: 1915 of 3362

421
Prescribers

Rank: 1948 of 3362

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

162K

2011

1,993

2012

1,859

2013

1,868

2014

2,407

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$34.8M

2011

$587K

2012

$615K

2013

$588K

2014

$697K

2015

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients without a low-income subsidy paid each year.

$253

2011

$417

2012

$466

2013

$405

2014

$390

2015

Note: While the rest of this page displays data from 2014, the charts above display data through 2015, from a special release by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Tennessee 40 171 $52.8K
Pennsylvania 43 158 $50.3K
Kentucky 34 158 $36.1K
California 44 149 $46.6K
New York 38 144 $45.8K
Florida 38 112 $38.7K
Ohio 23 95 $32.3K
Michigan 21 79 $32.4K
Texas 19 68 $21K
Maryland 19 57 $16.2K
Missouri 14 55 $17.9K
Indiana 12 51 $22.1K
Colorado 11 51 $11.2K
New Jersey 13 47 $20.5K
North Carolina 15 45 $10.7K
Illinois 11 44 $17K
Virginia 11 42 $8,685
Massachusetts 33 $8,929
South Carolina 24 $7,086
Nevada 23 $5,521
Wisconsin 23 $4,662
West Virginia 23 $8,676
Arizona 22 $4,055
Alabama 22 $3,485
Washington 18 $7,722
Oregon 18 $11K
Idaho 17 $2,387
Louisiana 13 $4,678
Minnesota 13 $6,165
Arkansas 13 $5,011
New Hampshire 12 $4,514
Iowa 12 $2,333
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 »

Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for AVANDIA

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