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PIROXICAM

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

200K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 517 of 3238

$16.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 661 of 3238

65,144
Patients

Rank: 464 of 3238

33,446
Prescribers

Rank: 468 of 3238

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 6,788 20,304 $1.78M
New York 4,826 12,396 $1.28M
Texas 3,898 10,863 $912K
Florida 3,235 9,011 $725K
Missouri 2,552 8,942 $656K
Pennsylvania 2,810 8,628 $637K
Massachusetts 2,324 7,071 $549K
Georgia 2,084 6,760 $475K
Ohio 1,867 5,931 $509K
Michigan 1,898 5,853 $481K
North Carolina 1,833 5,812 $457K
Alabama 1,687 5,532 $448K
Wisconsin 1,670 5,336 $445K
Washington 1,662 5,166 $405K
Indiana 1,559 5,040 $388K
Virginia 1,575 4,667 $400K
Illinois 1,389 4,644 $385K
Minnesota 1,629 4,628 $435K
Kentucky 1,013 4,155 $313K
Oregon 1,234 4,043 $340K
Tennessee 1,184 3,935 $316K
Arizona 1,235 3,288 $269K
Arkansas 758 3,089 $228K
Nevada 893 2,548 $184K
Iowa 693 2,519 $222K
Louisiana 699 2,473 $175K
Colorado 677 2,249 $173K
Oklahoma 640 2,191 $187K
South Carolina 632 2,133 $159K
New Jersey 867 2,103 $159K
Mississippi 520 1,775 $136K
Kansas 462 1,743 $146K
Maine 510 1,619 $144K
New Hampshire 554 1,617 $128K
West Virginia 435 1,604 $127K
New Mexico 545 1,554 $129K
Rhode Island 416 1,379 $95.2K
Idaho 405 1,281 $112K
Maryland 436 1,178 $115K
Utah 339 1,052 $98.3K
Connecticut 411 990 $84K
Nebraska 230 931 $75.8K
Montana 172 617 $51.9K
Hawaii 183 512 $34.6K
South Dakota 121 452 $38.7K
Alaska 105 423 $29.6K
Wyoming 143 416 $32.1K
Vermont 101 331 $31.4K
Delaware 108 313 $27.9K
North Dakota 69 280 $24K
District of Columbia 67 175 $10.9K
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. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 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 PIROXICAM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DIRK NUENNINGHOFF MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled98

MADISON

Wisconsin

JUAN NEGRON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled96

AGUADILLA

Puerto Rico

SATISH BHUTANI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled95

STATEN ISLAND

New York

ARMIN RAHIMI DO

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled95

CHESTERFIELD

Missouri

JOSEPH MAROTTA MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled95

TROY

New York

JEFFREY KARR DPM

Podiatrist

Claims Filled93

LAKELAND

Florida

DANIEL SERRATO M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled91

COLUMBUS

Georgia

SANGMIN AHN M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled90

FESTUS

Missouri

DAVID SANCHEZ MD.

General Practice

Claims Filled90

SANTA ANA

California

ROGER SIMS DDS

Dentist, Periodontics

Claims Filled89

COOS BAY

Oregon

RICARDO ABRAHAM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled88

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

DIANE ENGLISH M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled87

BRIGHTON

Massachusetts

BRICE CHOI M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled87

STOCKBRIDGE

Georgia

JAMES ROSACKER M.D.

Orthopaedic Trauma

Claims Filled87

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

MYRON KLEINER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled87

BAY SHORE

New York

THOMAS BLACK MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled87

GREENCASTLE

Indiana

PHILIP WEINSTEIN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled86

NORWOOD

Massachusetts

COLUMBUS BROWN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled86

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

DOANH NGUYEN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled86

WESTMINSTER

California

THULASIRAMAN RAVICHANDRAN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled86

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

MATTHEW HELLER M. D.

Medical Genetics, PhD Medical Genetics

Claims Filled86

PEABODY

Massachusetts

SAID UDDIN M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled85

HOUSTON

Texas

CRAIG LANG D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled83

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

JOHN RYAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled83

PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

WAYNE NADAMOTO M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled82

HONOLULU

Hawaii