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TRILEPTAL

OXCARBAZEPINE

Trileptal (Oxcarbazepine) is an antiepileptic medication. It reduces seizures by blocking certain types of nerve activity that regulate how your brain cells communicate with each other. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Oxcarbazepine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

24.5K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1012 of 3362

$17.4M
Retail Cost

Rank: 672 of 3362

3,114
Patients

Rank: 1247 of 3362

3,065
Prescribers

Rank: 1193 of 3362

More info on related drug Oxcarbazepine »

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it worked well

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it's a huge hassle

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

31.5K

2011

34.9K

2012

27.9K

2013

24.5K

2014

22.2K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$14.2M

2011

$16.9M

2012

$16.6M

2013

$17.4M

2014

$18.5M

2015

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients without a low-income subsidy paid each year.

$522

2011

$590

2012

$630

2013

$674

2014

$731

2015

Note: While the rest of this page displays data from 2014, the charts above display data through 2015, from a special release by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 325 2,432 $1.72M
Texas 231 1,497 $1.23M
Ohio 166 1,374 $935K
Florida 181 1,286 $885K
California 193 1,275 $967K
Pennsylvania 149 1,187 $889K
New Jersey 156 1,139 $820K
Massachusetts 145 1,073 $789K
North Carolina 120 929 $609K
Michigan 101 750 $618K
Indiana 85 727 $483K
Louisiana 84 723 $441K
Illinois 99 695 $498K
Tennessee 78 570 $393K
Virginia 70 557 $329K
Wisconsin 55 539 $411K
Missouri 55 505 $355K
Georgia 76 480 $356K
Alabama 58 396 $255K
Minnesota 47 386 $258K
Kentucky 47 380 $257K
South Carolina 42 367 $235K
Colorado 46 367 $245K
Washington 47 327 $248K
Maryland 47 319 $254K
Arizona 43 316 $228K
Iowa 35 309 $197K
Connecticut 47 296 $276K
Nebraska 27 233 $149K
Mississippi 25 222 $135K
Oregon 29 207 $160K
Arkansas 20 206 $112K
Idaho 20 183 $115K
Maine 22 181 $155K
North Dakota 174 $87K
Utah 14 146 $79.4K
Rhode Island 20 143 $107K
West Virginia 16 124 $78.6K
Hawaii 19 116 $86.1K
Nevada 13 103 $83.9K
Oklahoma 13 97 $70.4K
South Dakota 97 $50.7K
Kansas 16 96 $89.3K
Montana 16 93 $71.8K
New Hampshire 90 $66.2K
New Mexico 13 85 $56.3K
Alaska 55 $47.4K
Delaware 12 54 $64.5K
Vermont 39 $31.9K
District of Columbia 37 $30.4K
Wyoming 26 $20.2K
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 »

Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for TRILEPTAL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
GEORGIA MONTOURIS M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled204

BOSTON

Massachusetts

CHARLES UGOKWE M.D.

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine OMM

Claims Filled96

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

MARCELO LANCMAN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled93

WHITE PLAINS

New York

JOHN TOWBIN M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled91

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

WILLIAM BOOKER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled84

CLARKSDALE

Mississippi

MARIA PARAGUYA M.D.

Pediatrics

Claims Filled77

FAIRFAX

Virginia

MANOJ RAGHAVAN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled76

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

DANIEL LUCIANO M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled73

NEW YORK

New York

JOHN CROOM MD

Neurology

Claims Filled72

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

LAURENCE PRIMACK M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled69

ALTOONA

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL RONTHAL MBBCH

Neurology

Claims Filled65

BOSTON

Massachusetts

MOURAD ABDELMESSIH M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled64

NEWARK

Ohio

RONALD FIELDS MD

Neurology

Claims Filled63

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

LUCRETIA LONG RN, CNP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled63

COLUMBUS

Ohio

IVO BEKAVAC MD PHD

Neurology

Claims Filled62

WATERLOO

Iowa

JENNIFER CAVITT MD

Neurology

Claims Filled59

CINCINNATI

Ohio

DANIELA MINECAN MD

Clinical Neurophysiology

Claims Filled56

ANN ARBOR

Michigan

JEFFREY COHEN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled55

NEW YORK

New York

KENNETH MURRAY M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled55

ORCHARD PARK

New York

IGNACIO PITA GARCIA M.D.

Clinical Neurophysiology

Claims Filled55

GUAYNABO

Puerto Rico

DEEPAK MADHAVAN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled51

OMAHA

Nebraska

STEVEN PACIA M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled51

NEW YORK

New York