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SAVELLA

Used to treat a condition called fibromyalgia, which causes muscle pain and stiffness. Source: National Library of Medicine

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

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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
GARRETT RYDER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled84

LAKE CHARLES

Louisiana

SANGMIN AHN M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled84

FESTUS

Missouri

ROGER CAGLE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled84

PARAGOULD

Arkansas

DENNIS PARTEN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled84

MONETTE

Arkansas

NANCY BRATANOW M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled83

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

KURT GOLD MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled83

OMAHA

Nebraska

OSMAN LATIF MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled83

LAKELAND

Florida

AYNI SHARIF PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled82

RICHMOND

Virginia

OFELIA BALAGTAS-BALMASEDA M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled82

TERRE HAUTE

Indiana

ROSE WERTZ N.P.

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

Claims Filled81

PUEBLO

Colorado

JOSEPH ROBERTS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

GRENADA

Mississippi

SUPEN PATEL MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled79

FLORENCE

South Carolina

ALVIN WELLS MD

Specialist

Claims Filled79

FRANKLIN

Wisconsin

GURPREET PADDA M.D

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled79

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

HOWARD BUSCH D.O.

Specialist

Claims Filled79

LOXAHATCHEE

Florida

SIMON MCCLURE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled78

BRIDGEPORT

West Virginia

CATHY LUO M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled78

FAYETTEVILLE

Arkansas

JERROLD ROSENBERG MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled78

PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

ROBERT BENDER MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled78

WEST DES MOINES

Iowa

WALTER EVERSMEYER MD

Specialist

Claims Filled78

METAIRIE

Louisiana

SCOTT STUEMPFIG MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled78

WAUSAU

Wisconsin

ARNOLD KATZ MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled77

OVERLAND PARK

Kansas

CARA PEREZ M.D.

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled77

DAYTON

Ohio

RAJBIR MINHAS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled77

CINCINNATI

Ohio

DANIEL JACKSON M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled77

LEWISTON

Maine