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Prescriber Checkup » PRILOSEC OTC

PRILOSEC OTC

Treats heartburn, stomach ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and conditions that cause your stomach to make too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, endocrine tumors, and systemic mastocytosis. Also helps heal a damaged esophagus, and helps prevent stomach bleeding in patients who have a serious illness. This medicine may be used in combination with antibiotics to treat ulcers. This medicine is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

147K
Medicare Part D Claims
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 PRILOSEC OTC

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RADHIKA RAJ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled87

NEENAH

Wisconsin

KATHY PULDA MS, APRN, GNP, BC

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled87

WORCESTER

Massachusetts

MICHAEL WELLS DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled87

AKRON

Ohio

OSMANY RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled85

MIAMI

Florida

JEFFREY LANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled85

WADSWORTH

Ohio

MAYOBANEX TORRES-VERAS M.D.

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Primary Care

Claims Filled85

HIALEAH

Florida

YIN-YIN MYINT M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled84

DALY CITY

California

BRADLEY CROMBIE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled84

TALLMADGE

Ohio

ORLANDO CABRERA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled84

MIAMI

Florida

DAWN HUBBARD MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled84

CUYAHOGA FALLS

Ohio

ELIZABETH MARTINEZ M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

Claims Filled83

MIAMI

Florida

SHANTHI JOSEPH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled83

APPLETON

Wisconsin

JOSE GARCIA

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled83

MIAMI

Florida

RAMON GOMEZ-PEREZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled83

MIAMI

Florida

BRUCE HILLARD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled82

TOLEDO

Ohio

YAOLEN BOLANOS MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

Claims Filled82

MIAMI

Florida

RAMAKRISHNA BANDI MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled81

CUYAHOGA FALLS

Ohio

KAREN NICHOLS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled81

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

JAMES PHILLIPS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

AKRON

Ohio

HAYAN YACOUB MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled80

APPLETON

Wisconsin

JORGE PASTORIZA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled77

MIAMI

Florida

RAJINDER PARMAR MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled77

IRMO

South Carolina

MARK PLUSKOTA D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled77

BARBERTON

Ohio

DAVID REAMES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled76

LAMBERTVILLE

Michigan

HANIMI CHALLA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled76

OCALA

Florida