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NAMENDA

Treats dementia (memory loss and mental changes) that is a sign of Alzheimer's disease. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

4.77M
Medicare Part D Claims
$1.1B
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 476,704 $103M
Florida 421,958 $85.5M
Texas 382,122 $80.9M
New York 331,699 $68.3M
Pennsylvania 276,130 $55.1M
Ohio 239,421 $51M
Illinois 235,667 $48.4M
Georgia 179,512 $36.4M
North Carolina 173,361 $35.1M
New Jersey 145,880 $30.1M
Missouri 141,900 $28M
Indiana 140,126 $29.1M
Michigan 133,429 $28.6M
Tennessee 121,976 $24.5M
Virginia 107,202 $22.5M
Louisiana 105,790 $21.2M
Massachusetts 105,677 $22M
Wisconsin 105,118 $21M
Kentucky 104,905 $21.7M
Alabama 103,713 $20.7M
Puerto Rico 88,380 $16.5M
South Carolina 86,189 $17.4M
Oklahoma 80,907 $16.8M
Mississippi 78,487 $15M
Iowa 71,910 $13.9M
Washington 71,152 $15M
Minnesota 70,843 $14.8M
Kansas 68,085 $13.8M
Arkansas 64,460 $12.5M
Arizona 61,776 $13.9M
Connecticut 60,733 $12.7M
Maryland 51,387 $11.2M
Oregon 48,783 $10.5M
Colorado 44,910 $9.61M
Nebraska 40,448 $7.59M
West Virginia 40,337 $8.15M
Hawaii 26,977 $6.25M
New Mexico 25,481 $5.36M
Rhode Island 24,552 $4.86M
Nevada 24,181 $5.02M
New Hampshire 20,061 $4.15M
Maine 19,422 $4.29M
Utah 18,730 $4.06M
South Dakota 15,879 $3.06M
Idaho 15,100 $3.16M
North Dakota 14,602 $2.87M
Montana 12,075 $2.39M
Delaware 9,074 $2.07M
Vermont 8,280 $1.74M
Wyoming 7,545 $1.52M
Alaska 6,538 $909K
District of Columbia 5,346 $1.05M
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 NAMENDA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
WALTER FARRELL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAWRENCE

Kansas

LORRIE GARCES M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

SHEBOYGAN

Wisconsin

DAVID BOWMAN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

FOND DU LAC

Wisconsin

STEVEN BOLES D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PEORIA

Arizona

JONATHAN WEAVER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SANTA MONICA

California

JOSEPH WELDEN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

GERALD IGNACE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WAUWATOSA

Wisconsin

PETER MURRAY PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled50

ELK POINT

South Dakota

DAVID ANSTADT M.D,

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WARREN

Ohio

KEITH KESSEL M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

ALLAN SOBIN M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

ROBERT CLARK DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

AUGUSTA

Georgia

ELIZABETH BURNELL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LEANDER

Texas

YVONNE BENNETT M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

GREENWOOD VILLAGE

Colorado

DEBRA MESCHER PAC

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

BELLE PLAINE

Iowa

STEPHEN DATU MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

RED BLUFF

California

XIANGHUI CAO MD

Neurology

Claims Filled50

VIRGINIA

Virginia

BRIAN BRUNELLI MD

Neurology

Claims Filled50

SANTA CRUZ

California

DEANNA EDWARDS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

OMAHA

Nebraska

PINAKIN PATHAK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WHARTON

New Jersey

COLLEEN HANSON PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled50

THERMOPOLIS

Wyoming

ROBERT BARKER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

JACKSON

Tennessee

WALEED EL-FEKY M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled50

DALLAS

Texas

SUNITA DESHMUKH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

GRESHAM

Oregon

MICHEL RONDON-VIDAL M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

YORK

Maine