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GEMFIBROZIL

Lopid (Gemfibrozil) is a fibric acid medication that lowers the levels of triglycerides in your blood, while raising the levels of good cholesterols. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

2.05M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 148 of 3362

$40.7M
Retail Cost

Rank: 451 of 3362

418,902
Patients

Rank: 177 of 3362

152,253
Prescribers

Rank: 166 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 47,451 221,696 $4.43M
Florida 37,826 161,702 $3.16M
Texas 28,996 125,829 $2.68M
New York 21,478 108,681 $2.17M
Pennsylvania 15,258 83,890 $1.65M
Ohio 16,218 80,334 $1.94M
Tennessee 13,635 69,299 $1.26M
Michigan 15,613 67,333 $1.52M
Illinois 12,564 60,918 $1.27M
North Carolina 11,314 58,217 $1.02M
Missouri 10,112 57,121 $1.03M
Georgia 10,644 55,273 $1.04M
Arizona 11,698 50,770 $1.12M
Kentucky 8,146 43,522 $795K
Wisconsin 9,417 43,442 $1.07M
Indiana 9,120 43,032 $946K
Massachusetts 7,420 39,432 $984K
Alabama 7,864 39,314 $732K
Minnesota 8,772 38,478 $881K
Virginia 7,576 36,583 $740K
Iowa 6,375 35,031 $604K
Louisiana 6,325 33,536 $643K
Oklahoma 6,479 32,050 $646K
Washington 6,509 30,617 $609K
Arkansas 5,105 28,634 $470K
South Carolina 5,369 26,589 $482K
New Jersey 5,916 25,668 $527K
Kansas 4,519 24,540 $455K
Colorado 5,271 23,750 $511K
Mississippi 4,036 22,202 $374K
Oregon 4,592 22,023 $432K
Maryland 4,280 18,067 $405K
West Virginia 3,346 17,568 $314K
Nevada 3,750 16,055 $305K
New Mexico 3,629 15,089 $352K
Connecticut 2,768 13,618 $281K
Nebraska 2,095 11,855 $195K
Idaho 2,185 9,959 $224K
South Dakota 1,628 9,215 $163K
Rhode Island 1,510 9,120 $183K
Maine 1,944 8,365 $216K
Montana 1,600 8,044 $147K
Hawaii 1,610 7,326 $174K
North Dakota 1,373 6,878 $123K
New Hampshire 1,446 6,781 $148K
Utah 1,472 6,579 $137K
Vermont 866 3,689 $81.3K
Delaware 925 3,663 $92.3K
Wyoming 727 3,424 $63.8K
Alaska 251 1,589 $25K
District of Columbia 263 1,161 $20.6K
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. The data for 2014 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by more than 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 428,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for GEMFIBROZIL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ARMANDO MUNOZ 14155

General Practice

Claims Filled260

JUANA DIAZ

Puerto Rico

NANCY MARRERO VIERA MD

General Practice

Claims Filled260

HATILLO

Puerto Rico

BRUCE PENDLEY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled260

EAST RIDGE

Tennessee

KRIKOR KALINDJIAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled258

LOS ANGELES

California

MOUNIR BORNO M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled258

LUBBOCK

Texas

BRIAN MATHERNE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled257

HOUMA

Louisiana

PLACID EZE M. D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled253

STARKVILLE

Mississippi

WARREN HUNG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled251

IRVINE

California

BIKRAMJIT MALHOTRA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled248

DANVILLE

Illinois

JIMMIE WOODLEE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled247

MC MINNVILLE

Tennessee

JORGE SIFUENTES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled246

BORGER

Texas

BELARMINO NUNES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled246

NORTH PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

JERRY CUNNINGHAM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled243

GREENVILLE

Mississippi

DOUGLAS WELSH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled241

NORFOLK

Nebraska

RAOUF KODSY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled241

UTICA

New York

JACK ZHOU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled240

HONOLULU

Hawaii

ROBERTO GONZALEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled240

AGUADA

Puerto Rico

LARRY BURNETT DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled240

SALINA

Kansas

NANCY SAID M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled239

WORCESTER

Massachusetts

NEIL GORDON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled238

CEDARTOWN

Georgia

HITESH PATEL MD

Claims Filled238

WESTMINSTER

California

PEDRO PAEZ GONZALEZ MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled238

SAN JUAN

MANUEL QUINONES M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled237

REDONDO BEACH

California

AJAZ UMERANI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled235

SPRINGFIELD

Ohio

DAVID FENNER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled235

ELIZABETHTON

Tennessee