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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
ROBERT BARTON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

LEBANON

Pennsylvania

BILLY CARSON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

JACKSONVILLE

Texas

SOOIL KIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

FOREST PARK

Georgia

ALICE MINTER-SAUER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

JOANNE CALABRESE DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

TAMAQUA

Pennsylvania

FOZIA CHATTA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

BUTLER

Pennsylvania

LISA TAYLOR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

MASHPEE

Massachusetts

JOSE SILVA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

EL PASO

Texas

SCOTT DEWITZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

CONROE

Texas

PADMAREKHA RAO MD

Neurology

Claims Filled51

OLD BRIDGE

New Jersey

MAGGIE CHAU DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

SAN JOSE

California

JOHN NIRMALNATH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

MANSFIELD

Ohio

GEORGE CAUDILL M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled51

RED FOX

Kentucky

BRIAN SENGER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

ANIL PATEL MD

Claims Filled51

ASHTABULA

Ohio

MARK TATARA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

FORT WAYNE

Indiana

GARY WILKES M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

BEACHWOOD

Ohio

NORBERTO MONTANI MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled51

GRAND PRAIRIE

Texas

JON HIGHUM M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

LA MESA

California

DAVID TESTA D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

CLIFTON

New Jersey

SAUL ROSENBLUM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

AUBURN

New York

TERENCE RYAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

KINGSFORD

Michigan

THOMAS DUKES M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled51

CHARLESTON

South Carolina

LELAND KRANTZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

IDAHO FALLS

Idaho

SCOTT SEARS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

BILLINGS

Montana