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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
DMITRIY KOLESNIK MD

Neurology

Claims Filled50

REGO PARK

New York

SOO CHONG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LOS ANGELES

California

DAVID MCANULTY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PORTLAND

Oregon

FLORITA MANGUNDAYAO MD

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled50

DENTON

North Carolina

SHERRY RICHMAN LICSW

Clinical Social Worker

Claims Filled50

LEXINGTON

Massachusetts

DORIS RAGLAND MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HAWTHORNE

California

MICHAEL TYLER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PITTSBORO

North Carolina

SWATANTRA KODALI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

MORRISTOWN

Tennessee

WILLIAM BELL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HOMER

Alaska

STEVEN MACHLIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

FORT MYERS

Florida

BRADLEY PIERCE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

GAINESVILLE

Georgia

BARBARA MITCHELL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MOBILE

Alabama

ANIL YADAV M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

JASPER

Georgia

DENISE HIGHTOWER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

IRMA LOPEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

JUPITER

Florida

PETER DRAGISIC M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

OAK LAWN

Illinois

DAVID COFFEY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

CONOVER

North Carolina

JOSE VIGARIO D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled50

MONROE TOWNSHIP

New Jersey

CHRISTOPHER BOWE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

WILLIAM FAST MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BOSCOBEL

Wisconsin

PETER CHANG MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

Claims Filled50

RIVERSIDE

California

ERIC COTTER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LEOMINSTER

Massachusetts

JOSEPH ECKSTEIN CRNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

BETHLEHEM

Pennsylvania

STEVEN DRELL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SHERMAN OAKS

California

SEEMA HISAMUDDIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MARIETTA

Georgia