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CLONIDINE HCL

Clonidine is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. Clonidine is in a class of medications called centrally acting alpha-agonist hypotensive agents. It works by decreasing your heart rate and relaxing the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily through the body. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

3.99M
Medicare Part D Claims
$41.3M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 448,430 $4.46M
Florida 406,598 $3.31M
Texas 357,692 $3.27M
New York 199,708 $1.88M
Ohio 196,506 $1.91M
Georgia 191,579 $1.67M
North Carolina 177,670 $1.57M
Pennsylvania 176,300 $1.52M
Tennessee 173,684 $1.51M
Alabama 166,077 $1.41M
Illinois 159,330 $1.44M
Louisiana 127,298 $1.16M
Michigan 123,272 $1.2M
Virginia 113,411 $1.06M
Missouri 111,112 $966K
Mississippi 103,494 $831K
Kentucky 100,479 $887K
Indiana 96,218 $868K
New Jersey 91,430 $856K
South Carolina 82,996 $732K
Oklahoma 82,383 $750K
Arkansas 78,979 $672K
Arizona 75,926 $655K
Massachusetts 67,607 $536K
Puerto Rico 65,069 $492K
Wisconsin 61,444 $553K
Maryland 56,431 $606K
Washington 49,696 $434K
Oregon 49,664 $453K
West Virginia 46,351 $414K
Minnesota 43,049 $400K
Kansas 39,585 $346K
Iowa 35,041 $274K
Colorado 31,765 $292K
Nebraska 29,345 $227K
Nevada 27,656 $244K
New Mexico 23,424 $204K
Connecticut 16,636 $136K
Idaho 16,320 $144K
Maine 14,295 $122K
Utah 12,541 $103K
New Hampshire 9,952 $83.7K
District of Columbia 9,826 $105K
Rhode Island 9,278 $72.6K
Montana 8,894 $78.2K
Delaware 8,332 $86.4K
South Dakota 8,131 $72.3K
Hawaii 6,877 $67.8K
North Dakota 6,559 $60K
Vermont 3,723 $30.5K
Alaska 3,646 $30.8K
Wyoming 3,314 $27K
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for CLONIDINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
NABIL AZIZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ROCKLEDGE

Florida

IOURI SOBOL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

GEORGE MOORE

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MC COLL

South Carolina

ROBERT LILLI M. D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

FORT WORTH

Texas

RICKY DEERMAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

RAINSVILLE

Alabama

ZOSIMO DULALIA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PALM SPRINGS

California

VICTORIA STELLA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

READING

Pennsylvania

PRASAD CHODE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAKEWOOD

California

ANIS CHALHOUB M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

LONDON

Kentucky

SAJID AKHTAR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

AUGUSTA

Georgia

JASON CONNELLY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SALISBURY

North Carolina

MARGARET LIBBY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BARKER

New York

DONALD BANKS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PAOLA

Kansas

JAMES BLOMGREN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

NORMAN

Oklahoma

AMIT GOVIL M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

CINCINNATI

Ohio

JEFF WANG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HUMBLE

Texas

RICHARD GLOOR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

DES MOINES

Iowa

DAVID BAGGETT MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SUMMERVILLE

South Carolina

STEPHEN SALOPEK, JR. M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

MARQUETTA FAULKNER M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

ARJANG DJAMALI MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

MADISON

Wisconsin

ARIKA GUPTA M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

CARSON CITY

Nevada

ANTONETTE MARANDO FNP-BC, MSN, OCN

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

SCOTTSDALE

Arizona

GINA ESPARZA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

MIKE JEONG

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAS VEGAS

Nevada