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SAVELLA

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

60.9K
Medicare Part D Claims
$27M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 14,354 $1.9M
Florida 14,083 $1.88M
Texas 11,829 $1.59M
Ohio 10,668 $1.4M
New York 9,959 $1.27M
Missouri 9,315 $1.18M
North Carolina 8,081 $1.04M
Alabama 7,647 $928K
Indiana 7,445 $978K
Pennsylvania 7,351 $971K
Georgia 6,965 $890K
Illinois 6,206 $834K
Tennessee 6,168 $788K
Kentucky 5,188 $673K
Louisiana 4,858 $605K
Wisconsin 4,846 $631K
Virginia 4,720 $646K
Mississippi 4,704 $578K
Michigan 4,664 $648K
South Carolina 4,506 $586K
Arkansas 4,288 $551K
Arizona 3,774 $516K
New Jersey 3,640 $464K
Oklahoma 3,216 $437K
Massachusetts 2,853 $377K
West Virginia 2,844 $365K
Iowa 2,833 $360K
Kansas 2,787 $365K
Washington 2,495 $335K
Minnesota 2,242 $316K
Colorado 2,165 $301K
Maryland 1,943 $260K
Maine 1,703 $222K
Oregon 1,692 $238K
Connecticut 1,561 $206K
Nebraska 1,554 $194K
Idaho 1,301 $167K
Nevada 1,294 $176K
Utah 1,090 $150K
Puerto Rico 1,077 $125K
New Mexico 998 $129K
Rhode Island 830 $105K
New Hampshire 771 $100K
South Dakota 674 $88.5K
North Dakota 448 $59.5K
Hawaii 442 $59.6K
Montana 430 $58.3K
Delaware 414 $62.1K
Alaska 404 $49.4K
Vermont 301 $41.7K
Wyoming 292 $35.7K
District of Columbia 180 $22.8K
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 SAVELLA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CHIDOZIE ONONUJU D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled369

SAGINAW

Michigan

XIULU RUAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled301

MOBILE

Alabama

GAVIN AWERBUCH MD, PLLC

Neurology

Claims Filled269

SAGINAW

Michigan

THOMAS ROMANO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled225

LOS ANGELES

California

SHAILESH UPADHYAY MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled212

ANNISTON

Alabama

ROBERT JACKSON D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled207

MEMPHIS

Missouri

LARRY NEUMAN

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled201

NEW YORK

New York

DEEPAK RAHEJA MD

Neurology

Claims Filled190

CLEVELAND

Ohio

SHERIF SHAFEY M.D.PROFESSIONAL ASS

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine

Claims Filled190

MIAMI

Florida

YANCHUN ZHANG MD

Neurology

Claims Filled183

LIVINGSTON

New Jersey

THAIDUC NGUYEN DO

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled173

NEWARK

Ohio

KENNETH ANDERSON MD

Specialist

Claims Filled167

SHERMAN

Texas

JOSEPH BURGARINO M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled162

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

DENNIS OZMENT MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled158

QUINCY

Illinois

JINESH GANDHI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled154

PHILLIPSBURG

New Jersey

JOSEPH ROBERTS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled147

GRENADA

Mississippi

SCOTT LILLY DDS, MD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled142

MUSKOGEE

Oklahoma

BEATA FILIP-MAJEWSKI M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled141

JONESBORO

Arkansas

JOHN MARSHALL MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled141

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

PHILLIP RAJADAS MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled141

PUEBLO WEST

Colorado

YUCHUN HAN M.D. & PH.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled141

CHATTANOOGA

Tennessee

NAJEEB GHAUSSY MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled138

CLYDE

North Carolina

KRISTIN GOWIN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled133

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

VADAK RANGANATHAN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled132

SPRINGFIELD

Ohio

GEORGE KAISER D.O.

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled131

DAYTON

Ohio