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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
NEAL MANNING MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled66

AKRON

Ohio

JOSEPH PEYTON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled66

MAUMEE

Ohio

DUANE WAGES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled66

UNIONTOWN

Ohio

MARK MEYER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled66

TALLMADGE

Ohio

LOUIS REINER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled65

TOLEDO

Ohio

DALE SCHLAIS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled65

NEW LONDON

Wisconsin

PHILIP LEPKOWSKI MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled64

TOLEDO

Ohio

SUE MEYER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled64

TALLMADGE

Ohio

CHARLES PRATT MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled64

AKRON

Ohio

GLORIA CASAL

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled64

HIALEAH

Florida

THOMAS BILLINGS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled63

TOLEDO

Ohio

WILLIAM SCHUKAY DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled63

CUYAHOGA FALLS

Ohio

THOMAS BREEN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled63

AKRON

Ohio

EDWARD ESBER M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled62

AKRON

Ohio

SAMIR RAJANI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled62

HOLLAND

Michigan

WILLIAM LONSDORF MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled61

AKRON

Ohio

CHRISTOPHER RUCKER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

NORTON

Ohio

N NOBLE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled60

APPLETON

Wisconsin

AIKKACHAI JIRASRITUMRONG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

FAIRFIELD

California

MICHAEL APPLEBAUM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

SYLVANIA

Ohio

REID SOUSEK MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled59

APPLETON

Wisconsin

DAVID UHALL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

KENT

Ohio

RICHARD GUNNING MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled58

WADSWORTH

Ohio

REX FIGY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled58

TOLEDO

Ohio

ANTONIO ZUMPANO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled58

BRANDON

Florida