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TRANSDERM-SCOP

SCOPOLAMINE

Transderm-Scop (Scopolamine) is an antiemetic (anti-nausea medicine). It works by blocking signals in the part of your brain that causes vomiting. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Scopolamine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

202K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 521 of 3362

$21.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 621 of 3362

101,220
Patients

Rank: 417 of 3362

66,003
Prescribers

Rank: 346 of 3362

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72%

of people say

it's worth it

56%

of people say

it worked well

20%

of people say

it's a huge hassle
Alternatives:

Zofran Phenergan Compro

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 12,409 18,162 $1.86M
New York 6,709 14,316 $1.58M
Texas 6,987 13,382 $1.63M
Florida 6,958 11,770 $1.05M
Pennsylvania 5,238 11,284 $1.11M
Illinois 3,854 10,656 $1.11M
Michigan 4,338 9,308 $957K
New Jersey 3,617 7,795 $779K
North Carolina 3,467 6,931 $843K
Ohio 2,712 6,030 $627K
Georgia 3,075 5,932 $583K
Wisconsin 2,280 5,198 $560K
Massachusetts 2,773 5,146 $595K
Indiana 2,186 4,942 $627K
Virginia 2,161 4,908 $464K
Maryland 1,767 4,606 $411K
Tennessee 2,039 4,587 $434K
Washington 2,348 4,389 $462K
Missouri 1,938 4,357 $458K
Connecticut 1,689 3,495 $407K
South Carolina 1,849 3,218 $331K
Louisiana 1,338 3,000 $334K
Alabama 1,416 2,992 $326K
Oklahoma 1,323 2,946 $332K
Minnesota 1,243 2,783 $339K
Arizona 1,735 2,765 $270K
Colorado 1,667 2,528 $261K
Oregon 1,620 2,382 $238K
Kentucky 1,088 2,265 $242K
Kansas 810 2,193 $230K
Mississippi 811 2,148 $264K
Iowa 637 1,804 $177K
Arkansas 736 1,627 $178K
Maine 689 1,206 $123K
West Virginia 491 1,168 $118K
Nevada 547 841 $73.5K
Utah 520 820 $76.5K
Rhode Island 427 777 $79.5K
New Mexico 363 725 $84.8K
New Hampshire 468 724 $72.9K
Hawaii 482 716 $81K
Idaho 389 670 $56.6K
Vermont 386 664 $67.1K
Nebraska 341 603 $60.6K
Delaware 357 522 $50.9K
Montana 277 461 $45.1K
South Dakota 151 408 $39.2K
District of Columbia 163 344 $35.4K
North Dakota 138 279 $29.1K
Wyoming 125 228 $24.9K
Alaska 81 179 $14.9K
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 »

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Top prescribers for TRANSDERM-SCOP

Provider Medicare Claims City State
XIAORONG HE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled63

ELMHURST

New York

NEIL MILLER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled62

THOMASTON

Connecticut

FRED FOWLER M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled62

CHARLOTTE

North Carolina

ROBERT LEBOW M.D.,

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled62

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

JAMES PIKE D.O.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled62

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

AHMET DIRICAN MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled62

NEW BEDFORD

Massachusetts

JOHN DUGAL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled62

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

ROBERT PEARLSTEIN D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled62

EAST NORRITON

Pennsylvania

JOHN CORDER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

WILLIAM ANDERSON DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

GORE

Oklahoma

MARGRETTA GENNANTONIO MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled61

CINCINNATI

Ohio

MARC RAAD M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

WOLCOTT

Connecticut

BEVERLY CARL M.D.

Plastic Surgery

Claims Filled61

BEAVER

Pennsylvania

BRIAN BENNETT MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

AUBURN

New York

TEIG MARCO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled60

FAIRFAX

Vermont

LAWRENCE KIMBALL DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled60

HILLSDALE

Michigan

FANG WANG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled60

STAMFORD

Connecticut

MUSTAFA KAZEMI MD

Claims Filled60

SAN RAMON

California

NADEEM NAJAM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled60

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

BENJAMIN BRASHEAR M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled59

KAUFMAN

Texas

NAUSHIRA PANDYA M.D.,CMD, FACP

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled59

DAVIE

Florida

TIMOTHY ESTES M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled59

JACKSON

Mississippi

THOMAS TACKMAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

FORT ATKINSON

Wisconsin

RICHARD BERGER M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled59

CHICAGO

Illinois

ARTHUR PELLITTIERI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled58

ROCHESTER

New York