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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
CHARLES JONES MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

CHARLES TULLIS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAKELAND

Florida

SUMAN SAWHNEY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

STONY POINT

New York

SCOTT JOHNSON M.D.

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled50

BRUSH

Colorado

TIMOTHY CONNOR MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ROME

Georgia

SHELLY ELSE PA C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

ODEBOLT

Iowa

KENNETH ADESSA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PARSIPPANY

New Jersey

MICHELLE HOLMER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

STOW

Ohio

WILLIAM MULLALLY MD

Neurology

Claims Filled50

BRAINTREE

Massachusetts

ADAM VARGO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HARRISBURG

Illinois

CHARLES OLEARY PAC

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled50

HOMINY

Oklahoma

ROBERT LAUFER D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MESA

Arizona

ROD KUBLEY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PLYMOUTH

Indiana

PATRICK MCCARVILLE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

VALLEY

Nebraska

MADHURI MAHAJAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

HUGH MCCLUNG MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

DALLAS

Texas

ZDZISLAUS WANSKI MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled50

LOS ANGELES

California

STEVEN HILL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

NEWTON

Iowa

THOMAS BILISKO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WYOMING

Michigan

KEERTI SHARMA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled50

MORRISTOWN

New Jersey

RAJESH RANADIVE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PETALUMA

California

PAUL VATTEROTT M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAKE ST LOUIS

Missouri

MARTIN BRESS MD

Claims Filled50

HOLLISTER

California

MAHLON MARIS M. D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HARRISON

Arkansas

LINUS EMA D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CHICAGO

Illinois