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QUINAPRIL HCL

Quinapril is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. It is used in combination with other medications to treat heart failure. Quinapril is in a class of medications called angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors. It works by decreasing certain chemicals that tighten the blood vessels, so blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

1.65M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 174 of 3238

$37M
Retail Cost

Rank: 451 of 3238

300,541
Patients

Rank: 221 of 3238

130,195
Prescribers

Rank: 187 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 37,203 194,940 $4.62M
Pennsylvania 27,293 157,803 $4.1M
Florida 19,150 92,149 $2.32M
Texas 17,086 88,824 $1.92M
California 15,525 82,401 $1.84M
Ohio 15,727 77,781 $2.05M
North Carolina 11,005 65,676 $1.22M
New Jersey 12,522 57,977 $1.4M
Missouri 9,267 53,783 $1.14M
Illinois 9,426 46,927 $1.08M
Michigan 10,566 45,716 $1.1M
Tennessee 8,059 45,371 $958K
Georgia 7,125 42,712 $928K
Alabama 6,498 39,785 $664K
Louisiana 6,185 38,593 $617K
Kentucky 5,480 34,716 $701K
Virginia 6,343 33,534 $757K
Indiana 6,728 33,526 $828K
Massachusetts 6,037 32,361 $671K
Connecticut 6,008 29,514 $694K
Arizona 5,211 23,524 $600K
Wisconsin 4,448 22,834 $557K
Mississippi 3,342 22,382 $330K
Arkansas 3,215 22,296 $355K
South Carolina 3,946 21,782 $480K
West Virginia 3,439 20,454 $418K
Iowa 2,877 18,471 $297K
Rhode Island 2,766 18,404 $350K
Kansas 2,775 15,328 $345K
Oklahoma 2,707 14,195 $308K
Maryland 3,132 13,580 $371K
Washington 2,578 12,541 $288K
Oregon 2,396 12,309 $248K
Minnesota 2,051 10,005 $210K
Colorado 1,951 9,483 $225K
New Mexico 1,674 9,128 $175K
Idaho 1,621 8,106 $160K
Nebraska 1,227 7,886 $139K
Delaware 1,404 5,713 $175K
Utah 1,180 5,665 $131K
South Dakota 915 5,631 $91.3K
New Hampshire 1,052 5,049 $139K
North Dakota 835 4,586 $78.7K
Nevada 968 4,332 $104K
Montana 774 4,117 $74.9K
Maine 812 3,483 $101K
Wyoming 414 2,240 $48.1K
Hawaii 403 2,185 $37.7K
Vermont 356 1,727 $40.1K
District of Columbia 245 1,209 $23.4K
Alaska 101 503 $11.6K
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 QUINAPRIL HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
FRANCISCO RODRIGUEZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled277

AGUADILLA

Puerto Rico

GERALD MANCUSO M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled275

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

VESNA GIZDAVCIC MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled275

NEW YORK

New York

MOHAMMAD IDREES MD

Specialist

Claims Filled274

MCKEESPORT

Pennsylvania

RODNEY BATES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled272

STANFORD

Kentucky

ROBERTO PEREZ-GUTIERREZ M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled270

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

HARNATH CLERK MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled270

NEWFANE

New York

BHARATHI VOORA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled269

ERIE

Pennsylvania

BRIAN REIMELS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled269

READING

Pennsylvania

CURTIS CAVE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled268

BROOKLYN

New York

DAMON TRAVIS D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled266

HARRISONVILLE

Missouri

SARA ACEVEDO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled265

CAROLINA

Puerto Rico

SUSAN ADAMS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled264

FLORISSANT

Missouri

WILLIAM SELVIDGE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled263

CHAPEL HILL

North Carolina

RAFAEL DELGADO MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled262

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico

WILLIE EPPS D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled262

SAVANNAH

Georgia

MARIA BETANCOURT

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled261

MIAMI

Florida

ANGELO DICENSO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled261

JOHNSTON

Rhode Island

ROBERT CURTIN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled260

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

TIMOTHY STIVRINS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled260

LINCOLN

Nebraska

ANTHONY AVENTA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled260

AUSTIN

Texas

JAMES CASERIO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled259

HENDERSONVILLE

North Carolina

TODD PEARLSTEIN M.D,

Family Medicine

Claims Filled258

TROY

Alabama

DEBA BANERJI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled257

STATEN ISLAND

New York

SURENDRA SETHI M.D.

Claims Filled257

BUTLER

Pennsylvania