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RISPERIDONE

Treats schizophrenia and certain problems caused by bipolar disorder. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

4.12M
Medicare Part D Claims
$210M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 431,346 $19.1M
New York 342,873 $15.8M
Florida 292,306 $12.1M
Pennsylvania 270,819 $11.4M
Texas 229,692 $11.1M
Ohio 215,118 $9.2M
Illinois 206,177 $10.1M
North Carolina 151,829 $6.74M
Georgia 148,599 $6.18M
Michigan 147,435 $7.86M
Massachusetts 147,296 $7.37M
New Jersey 146,344 $6.7M
Missouri 112,204 $4.57M
Tennessee 108,825 $4.8M
Indiana 103,265 $4.69M
Washington 101,604 $4.36M
Virginia 97,663 $4.42M
Wisconsin 95,249 $3.93M
Minnesota 88,631 $3.56M
Arizona 81,017 $3.38M
Connecticut 79,141 $3.87M
Kentucky 76,107 $3.36M
Maryland 75,134 $3.36M
Alabama 74,171 $3.28M
Louisiana 69,027 $2.69M
South Carolina 65,887 $3.12M
Puerto Rico 65,158 $2.12M
Iowa 60,429 $2.21M
Oklahoma 57,438 $2.49M
Oregon 54,845 $2.84M
Mississippi 50,162 $2.03M
Kansas 46,474 $1.91M
Arkansas 43,682 $1.87M
Colorado 43,262 $1.93M
Maine 33,949 $1.61M
West Virginia 33,633 $1.48M
Nebraska 32,969 $1.26M
Nevada 25,698 $1.18M
Rhode Island 23,228 $1.17M
New Mexico 22,900 $948K
New Hampshire 21,897 $1.02M
Utah 20,580 $1.11M
Idaho 19,594 $828K
North Dakota 15,903 $483K
South Dakota 15,051 $550K
Vermont 13,644 $572K
Montana 12,474 $530K
Hawaii 12,296 $705K
Delaware 11,578 $617K
District of Columbia 9,278 $424K
Alaska 8,790 $345K
Wyoming 4,724 $211K
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 RISPERIDONE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MAGERY SATISH M.D

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled883

SMITHTOWN

New York

DAVID MCELWAIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled882

TULSA

Oklahoma

RUDY SANTOSO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled878

HICKORY

North Carolina

MEHRUNNISA SULTANA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled872

WEST PALM BEACH

Florida

KAYCIA VANSICKLE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled868

JASPER

Alabama

HANY ELIA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled863

AUGUSTA

Georgia

GEORGE FIELDS DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled862

SANTA ANA

California

BORIS RUBASHKIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled861

HOUSTON

Texas

JOSEPH ECKBURG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled860

ROCKFORD

Illinois

PAUL MAGUIRE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled859

DOVER

New Hampshire

MADHU AHLUWALIA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled858

POMONA

New York

JON WONG M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled856

BEVERLY HILLS

California

FERNANDO LOPEZ M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled853

DOTHAN

Alabama

MARINO TULAO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled849

GADSDEN

Alabama

GARY VIZE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled847

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

ELEAZAR SAN-AGUSTIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled841

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

MARGUERITE GAREAU PMHNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled840

PORTLAND

Oregon

MEHBOOB MAKHANI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled839

NORTHRIDGE

California

JOHN HEAD D.O>

Psychiatry

Claims Filled836

DETROIT

Michigan

ROBERT HANNUM D.O.

General Practice

Claims Filled832

TAMPA

Florida

KISHOR ZINZUVADIA M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled831

POUGHKEEPSIE

New York

JORGE BENITO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled828

MIAMI

Florida

STEPHEN GRELECKI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled828

ELIZABETH

New Jersey

WAYNE PAULEKAS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled825

WETHERSFIELD

Connecticut

FRANK NEZHADIAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled820

SAN DIEGO

California