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SAVELLA

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

234K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 481 of 3238

$43.8M
Retail Cost

Rank: 405 of 3238

44,915
Patients

Rank: 538 of 3238

32,606
Prescribers

Rank: 474 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 3,166 16,372 $3.12M
Florida 3,396 15,493 $2.98M
Texas 3,197 15,155 $2.85M
Missouri 2,012 11,217 $1.98M
New York 2,130 10,801 $1.98M
Ohio 2,073 10,411 $2.01M
North Carolina 1,778 9,320 $1.7M
Indiana 1,774 9,005 $1.74M
Alabama 1,579 8,201 $1.4M
Pennsylvania 1,616 7,996 $1.58M
Georgia 1,466 7,626 $1.41M
Tennessee 1,345 7,047 $1.32M
Illinois 1,245 6,770 $1.26M
Kentucky 1,276 6,180 $1.17M
Wisconsin 1,139 5,928 $1.11M
Louisiana 1,134 5,813 $1M
Arkansas 966 5,195 $943K
Virginia 1,153 5,191 $1.01M
Michigan 1,105 5,150 $1.11M
Mississippi 840 4,444 $757K
South Carolina 887 4,418 $831K
Arizona 915 4,303 $860K
Kansas 703 3,954 $710K
Massachusetts 703 3,630 $677K
Oklahoma 642 3,535 $648K
Iowa 566 3,456 $617K
New Jersey 768 3,353 $657K
Colorado 551 2,674 $518K
Washington 484 2,655 $520K
West Virginia 498 2,522 $489K
Minnesota 479 2,469 $466K
Maryland 523 2,458 $495K
Oregon 408 2,101 $412K
Connecticut 431 2,089 $421K
Nebraska 336 1,921 $343K
Utah 300 1,715 $307K
Maine 347 1,713 $334K
Nevada 307 1,578 $283K
Idaho 241 1,401 $251K
New Mexico 248 1,208 $218K
South Dakota 168 1,106 $188K
New Hampshire 191 982 $190K
Rhode Island 158 861 $152K
North Dakota 119 627 $111K
Alaska 79 537 $78.2K
Montana 105 532 $94.1K
Hawaii 91 415 $77.9K
Vermont 74 381 $73K
Delaware 95 351 $78.2K
Wyoming 55 290 $50.9K
District of Columbia 46 203 $35.4K
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 SAVELLA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ALFREDO ROMERO M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled50

CAPE GIRARDEAU

Missouri

VISHALA CHINDALORE M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

ANNISTON

Alabama

DEBORAH TORRES MS, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

CLEVELAND

Ohio

JERALD ZAKEM MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

JEFFREY NELSON MD

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine OMM

Claims Filled50

LOVINGTON

New Mexico

SHAN-LIANG LIU MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled50

MOUNT VERNON

Missouri

ODEANE CONNOR MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled50

GADSDEN

Alabama

LISA COONEY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WASILLA

Alaska

MALIK SPADY M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

COVINGTON

Louisiana

MARYANNE WYSELL MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

FISHKILL

New York

BLAISE FERRARACCIO MD

Neurology

Claims Filled50

NACOGDOCHES

Texas

AYMEN KENAWY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LYNN HAVEN

Florida

MICHAEL MAYRON M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

HENDERSON

Kentucky

PHILIP MEADOW D.O. F.A.C.R.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

COLUMBUS

Georgia

ANN ALEMAN WEINMANN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled50

CORPUS CHRISTI

Texas

DAVID REGALLA PAC

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

GREENSBURG

Pennsylvania

ALI RAHIMI MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled51

SAVANNAH

Georgia

SWAMY VENUTURUPALLI M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled51

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

JAY KENIK M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled51

OMAHA

Nebraska

GURPRAKASH GREWAL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

STEVEN MAESTRELLO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled51

RICHMOND

Virginia

ANTOINE MITRI MD

Neurology

Claims Filled51

DOWNEY

California

KIMBERLY HEDEGAARD NP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled51

ROCKFORD

Illinois

RACHELLE GORRELL D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

SAINT JAMES

Missouri

DANIEL MARSH MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled51

BOISE

Idaho