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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
MICHAEL SORRELL M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled52

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

BRUCE LABES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

MINNEAPOLIS

Kansas

DAVID MOYER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

HIBBING

Minnesota

BELINDA DURE-SMITH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

POWAY

California

MARK STABILE D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

ANDOVER

Ohio

JANICE ONORATO MD

Neurology

Claims Filled52

FAIRBANKS

Alaska

LOUISE KWAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

RICHARDSON

Texas

JAMES RICHARDSON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

HOLMEN

Wisconsin

STEVEN LEWIS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

MONETA

Virginia

JOHN NASR MD

Neurology

Claims Filled52

RIDGEWOOD

New Jersey

ALAN MUNRO MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled52

HOLYOKE

Massachusetts

GILBERTO NAVARRO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

ROANOKE RAPIDS

North Carolina

HAROLD ISENBERG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

ROLLING HILLS ESTAT

California

JOSEPH WEIDNER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

RISING SUN

Maryland

DEVENDRA VARSHNEY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

CARRIZO SPRINGS

Texas

TODD NEWBERGER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

EVANSTON

Illinois

SHANTI YERRA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

ROBERT RALPH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

MOORESBORO

North Carolina

JOHN FERRO M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled52

WARWICK

New York

JACOB GREUEL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

FOLEY

Alabama

MICHAEL KIEKHAEFER MD

Neurology

Claims Filled52

STOCKTON

California

GRETA O'BUCH PA-C

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

HIGH POINT

North Carolina

LARRY MASON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

BYRDSTOWN

Tennessee

JAMES WINN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

FORT WORTH

Texas

ANIL KAPOOR M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled52

ELMHURST

New York