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RISPERIDONE

Treats schizophrenia and certain problems caused by bipolar disorder. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

4.89M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 66 of 3362

$99.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 240 of 3362

632,709
Patients

Rank: 125 of 3362

176,570
Prescribers

Rank: 136 of 3362

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it worked well

46%

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it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 59,793 430,142 $8.99M
New York 47,122 369,168 $9.1M
Florida 48,304 312,493 $5.11M
Pennsylvania 35,009 280,017 $5.61M
Texas 37,780 244,280 $5.82M
Ohio 27,471 217,954 $4.88M
Illinois 26,258 206,479 $5.25M
Michigan 22,652 161,891 $3.08M
Georgia 20,958 154,476 $2.71M
Massachusetts 18,839 153,725 $3.37M
North Carolina 21,030 150,099 $2.74M
New Jersey 18,821 145,250 $2.85M
Tennessee 15,532 113,425 $2.02M
Missouri 13,587 108,995 $2.27M
Washington 13,824 106,140 $2.14M
Indiana 13,619 99,907 $2.23M
Virginia 13,555 98,691 $1.94M
Wisconsin 11,117 94,822 $2.07M
Minnesota 10,768 89,232 $1.74M
Kentucky 11,529 81,620 $1.58M
Maryland 10,587 79,638 $1.57M
Connecticut 9,347 77,345 $1.85M
Arizona 11,688 77,189 $1.39M
Louisiana 10,439 72,428 $1.51M
Alabama 10,771 72,053 $1.56M
South Carolina 9,702 68,291 $1.28M
Iowa 7,134 62,282 $1.01M
Oregon 8,084 58,336 $1.2M
Oklahoma 8,036 52,651 $1.1M
Mississippi 7,288 51,968 $960K
Kansas 6,206 46,938 $847K
Colorado 6,443 45,446 $852K
Arkansas 5,885 41,889 $776K
Nebraska 4,410 35,513 $611K
West Virginia 4,856 34,292 $651K
Maine 4,397 32,817 $637K
Nevada 4,550 28,724 $425K
Rhode Island 2,994 24,239 $521K
New Mexico 3,577 23,004 $489K
New Hampshire 2,950 22,009 $427K
Utah 2,932 20,575 $489K
Idaho 2,643 18,534 $378K
North Dakota 1,922 15,557 $236K
South Dakota 1,817 14,987 $340K
Vermont 1,813 14,256 $263K
Montana 1,685 12,252 $225K
Hawaii 1,885 11,918 $354K
Delaware 1,667 11,536 $235K
District of Columbia 1,567 9,211 $165K
Alaska 708 8,599 $146K
Wyoming 681 4,640 $97.9K
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 RISPERIDONE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ROBERT CURRIE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled1,064

GALESBURG

Illinois

RAMON GARCIA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,061

SACRAMENTO

California

ALAN MARKIE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,055

LA CANADA

California

JAYME BORK

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,055

DULUTH

Minnesota

JOY KREEGER MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,054

EAST AURORA

New York

JULIE ANDREWS APRN,NPP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled1,051

ONEONTA

New York

WILLIAM TAYLOR MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled1,047

DUBLIN

Georgia

ELIZABETH MITCHELL M.D.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,046

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

CAROL PEITZMAN M.D.

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled1,038

BLOOMINGTON

Minnesota

JULIO FONTANEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,035

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

GARY VIZE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,033

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

LAURA DE BIEN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,028

MIAMI

Florida

JOHN RICHARD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled1,027

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

ADAM KAUL M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,024

MIDLOTHIAN

Virginia

ENRIQUE CASUSO M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,023

MIAMI

Florida

JOLLY ANAND MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,021

CHICAGO

Illinois

JIHYUK HAN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,017

POUGHKEEPSIE

New York

BIMLESH GARG MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,017

WEST COVINA

California

GEORGE MCCANDLESS MSN

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled1,016

STRATFORD

New Jersey

KATE HALLER MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled997

UNION

New Jersey

SAHAR SHAFEY M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled991

HAZLET

New Jersey

JESUS RIVERO MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled991

CAROLINA

Puerto Rico

JOSEPH POOLE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled986

MOUNT VERNON

Ohio

RICHARD PAVELOCK MD

Specialist

Claims Filled978

DEEP GAP

North Carolina

BUNTEE CO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled978

FEWTUS

Missouri