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CALCITRIOL

Treats low blood calcium in kidney dialysis patients and other patients. Calcitriol is a form of vitamin D. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

1.08M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 224 of 3238

$45.2M
Retail Cost

Rank: 396 of 3238

213,785
Patients

Rank: 271 of 3238

84,256
Prescribers

Rank: 268 of 3238

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 19,548 97,713 $4.42M
New York 15,837 77,020 $3.54M
Florida 16,561 74,879 $3.33M
Pennsylvania 11,665 61,583 $2.38M
Texas 13,370 60,078 $2.7M
Ohio 10,868 52,237 $2.2M
Illinois 9,813 49,139 $1.93M
Georgia 8,395 45,213 $1.68M
Michigan 10,214 41,445 $2.08M
Tennessee 6,893 35,400 $1.27M
North Carolina 6,059 33,010 $1.27M
Massachusetts 5,628 29,419 $1.15M
Virginia 5,577 26,304 $1.06M
Missouri 4,316 23,242 $862K
Arizona 5,198 22,649 $967K
Indiana 4,701 22,295 $928K
Wisconsin 4,050 22,278 $871K
Washington 4,451 21,837 $889K
Louisiana 4,035 21,466 $831K
New Jersey 4,491 18,694 $1.04M
Minnesota 3,886 18,630 $793K
Maryland 3,560 14,790 $692K
South Carolina 2,747 14,195 $563K
Oregon 2,643 13,705 $538K
Alabama 2,523 12,944 $545K
Connecticut 2,648 12,557 $540K
Iowa 1,982 12,020 $421K
Kentucky 2,116 10,986 $464K
Arkansas 1,736 9,841 $408K
Mississippi 1,798 9,275 $375K
Colorado 1,782 8,882 $365K
Oklahoma 1,901 8,862 $344K
West Virginia 1,805 8,859 $352K
South Dakota 1,312 7,995 $257K
Kansas 1,197 6,533 $258K
New Mexico 1,406 6,363 $259K
Nevada 1,510 6,257 $297K
Nebraska 932 5,485 $198K
Hawaii 994 5,246 $201K
New Hampshire 994 4,663 $182K
Utah 1,020 4,387 $195K
Idaho 842 4,253 $178K
North Dakota 685 3,325 $125K
Maine 811 3,257 $171K
Delaware 816 3,086 $154K
Rhode Island 538 3,039 $127K
Montana 509 2,635 $102K
District of Columbia 434 1,791 $82.9K
Alaska 270 1,648 $54.6K
Wyoming 275 1,414 $46.1K
Vermont 217 990 $45.6K
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 CALCITRIOL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MAHESH BASIREDDY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled658

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

EDWARD LAKE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled657

OSHKOSH

Wisconsin

FREDRICK OSORIO M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled639

MESA

Arizona

DEANE CHARBA MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled634

ROCKFORD

Illinois

NAWAR MANSOUR M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled634

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

ANTHONY DE MORY M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled626

SAN ANGELO

Texas

HRISHIKESH GHANEKAR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled620

QUINCY

Illinois

LOUIS FLORES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled605

GLENDALE

California

NUHAD KULAYLAT M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled593

CAPE GIRARDEAU

Missouri

TERRY OVERBY M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled592

HARRISONBURG

Virginia

ZHIQIANG ZHANG MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled584

DUBLIN

Georgia

SHOAIB CHOWDHURY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled584

CADILLAC

Michigan

CHRISTOPHER MAI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled584

NEW SMYRNA BEACH

Florida

FRANCISCO ZORNOSA MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled581

OSHKOSH

Wisconsin

JAMES BARR M.D., PH.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled576

COLUMBIA

Tennessee

LINUS EJIM M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled575

SANDERSVILLE

Georgia

MOHAMMED DAWOOD M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled573

DECATUR

Illinois

GREGORY SPIN D.O.

Nephrology

Claims Filled573

ROSEVILLE

California

SURMEET BEDI M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled569

WILMINGTON

Ohio

JORGE SERNA MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled563

EL PASO

Texas

MOHAMMAD GHAFFARLOO M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled559

CLINTON TOWNSHIP

Michigan

WAJID CHOUDHRY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled555

ROCHESTER

New York

ALFREDO GONZALEZ MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled553

EL PASO

Texas

AKRAM AL-MAKKI MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled552

LAFAYETTE

Indiana

SANDY POPHAM MD

Specialist

Claims Filled549

DULUTH

Minnesota