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FELODIPINE ER

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

973K
Medicare Part D Claims
$62.7M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 155,789 $11.4M
Pennsylvania 70,610 $4.25M
New York 62,306 $3.91M
Florida 57,104 $3.63M
Illinois 53,737 $3.3M
Texas 51,301 $3.4M
Georgia 33,266 $2.05M
North Carolina 30,040 $1.77M
Missouri 25,776 $1.57M
Hawaii 24,938 $1.52M
Ohio 24,633 $1.74M
Alabama 22,631 $1.28M
Louisiana 22,147 $1.24M
Tennessee 19,854 $1.14M
Michigan 18,390 $1.34M
Virginia 18,362 $1.2M
Washington 18,207 $1.25M
Massachusetts 17,675 $1.11M
Kentucky 16,736 $997K
West Virginia 15,549 $904K
Arizona 15,404 $1.06M
Indiana 14,895 $1.02M
Oregon 14,619 $895K
South Carolina 12,375 $713K
New Jersey 11,590 $926K
New Mexico 11,175 $761K
Colorado 11,169 $628K
Mississippi 10,602 $524K
Iowa 9,948 $581K
Oklahoma 9,278 $557K
Wisconsin 9,193 $626K
Kansas 8,617 $536K
Arkansas 8,085 $423K
Maryland 8,032 $635K
Rhode Island 7,817 $441K
Minnesota 6,961 $475K
Connecticut 6,547 $463K
Nevada 5,326 $335K
Nebraska 4,242 $238K
Idaho 3,987 $253K
Delaware 3,957 $307K
Montana 3,379 $201K
Maine 3,056 $243K
Utah 2,839 $190K
South Dakota 2,459 $142K
New Hampshire 2,424 $170K
North Dakota 2,326 $132K
Wyoming 1,818 $110K
Vermont 849 $66K
District of Columbia 795 $68K
Alaska 376 $28.1K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for FELODIPINE ER

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ERMA JOSE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled319

KANEOHE

Hawaii

DON BANDARI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled314

BROOKLYN

New York

ROBERTO PEREZ-GUTIERREZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled306

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

MIQUEL SANTIAGO

General Practice

Claims Filled305

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

DANIEL SANCHEZ M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled304

LOS ANGELES

California

LUIS MAGDALENO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled303

RANCHO PULOS VERDES

California

JOB SANDOVAL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled303

WESTERLY

Rhode Island

MA ROSARIO GUZMAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled301

WAILUKU

Hawaii

SONIA PANJWANI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled296

VICTORVILLE

California

SMITHA PILLAI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled294

ELMHURST

New York

RICARDO CARRIZO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled293

AMARILLO

Texas

MEENA SEKARAN MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled293

ROANOKE RAPIDS

North Carolina

JOHN MICKEY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled291

HONOLULU

Hawaii

CONSTANTE FLORA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled288

LIHUE

Hawaii

ALEXEY ISAKOV MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled287

BROOKLYN

New York

KENNETH SCOTT M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled287

CLINTON

Missouri

THOMAS ELLENBERGER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled285

JOHNSTOWN

Pennsylvania

RAYMOND BROUGHTON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled280

IRVINGTON

Alabama

STEPHEN SIMMONS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled279

COLUMBIA

Tennessee

ROBIA BYAS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled279

CHICAGO

Illinois

MANUJA MATHUR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled276

BRONX

New York

MOUNIR SHENOUDA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled275

FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS

Illinois

WILLIAM NOBLE M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled274

WHEELING

West Virginia

ELDA HERNANDEZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled270

MIAMI

Florida

BETTY JOHNSON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled270

RICHMOND

Virginia