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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. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

1.53M
Medicare Part D Claims
$39.3M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
New York 195,497 $4.34M
Pennsylvania 164,454 $4.48M
Florida 101,408 $2.36M
Texas 86,738 $2.07M
Ohio 81,871 $2.26M
California 80,511 $1.74M
North Carolina 67,738 $1.41M
Missouri 56,867 $1.25M
New Jersey 53,641 $1.19M
Illinois 51,857 $1.1M
Tennessee 48,563 $1M
Georgia 46,134 $1.02M
Alabama 43,637 $782K
Louisiana 43,404 $886K
Kentucky 38,900 $813K
Puerto Rico 36,450 $471K
Virginia 35,410 $884K
Indiana 34,890 $846K
Massachusetts 32,477 $895K
Michigan 31,411 $791K
Connecticut 29,839 $642K
Mississippi 27,626 $489K
Arkansas 26,770 $512K
Arizona 24,122 $555K
Wisconsin 24,097 $539K
South Carolina 23,306 $516K
West Virginia 23,095 $519K
Rhode Island 21,177 $445K
Iowa 20,927 $321K
Oklahoma 16,948 $438K
Kansas 16,206 $385K
Maryland 14,265 $388K
Washington 13,991 $333K
Oregon 13,871 $272K
Minnesota 11,383 $222K
New Mexico 11,210 $228K
Colorado 10,144 $241K
Idaho 9,775 $228K
Nebraska 9,110 $163K
South Dakota 6,763 $125K
Utah 6,293 $148K
New Hampshire 5,863 $146K
North Dakota 5,527 $119K
Delaware 5,266 $170K
Montana 5,118 $109K
Nevada 3,912 $96K
Maine 3,539 $110K
Hawaii 2,590 $68.7K
Wyoming 2,492 $56.3K
Vermont 1,598 $37.7K
District of Columbia 1,109 $21.2K
Alaska 607 $13.5K
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 QUINAPRIL HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ANTHONY IANNAMORELLI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled262

UNIONTOWN

Pennsylvania

DALJIT SINGH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled262

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

MANICK BHARDWAJ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled261

BAKERSFIELD

California

JAMES METTS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled261

SAVANNAH

Georgia

SAMUEL GIAMBER M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled261

BETHLEHEM

Pennsylvania

BRIAN COHEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled261

PEORIA

Illinois

MARIA BETANCOURT

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled260

MIAMI

Florida

CATHLEEN MELTON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled257

DURHAM

North Carolina

PAUL RONCO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled255

BANGOR

Maine

EDUARDO ALVAREZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled254

VILLE PLATTE

Louisiana

PATRICK GRIFFITH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled252

JENNINGS

Louisiana

JACK BIRGE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled251

CARROLLTON

Georgia

JAY JOHNSON M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled249

SANTA CRUZ

California

TIMOTHY STIVRINS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled248

LINCOLN

Nebraska

PETER DICORLETO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled247

MURFREESBORO

Tennessee

DENIS MORIN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled246

BUCHANAN

Georgia

CHRIS VANSICKLE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled246

TALLAHASSEE

Florida

SURENDRA SETHI M.D.

Claims Filled246

BUTLER

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL OLIVER D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled245

BEAVER

Pennsylvania

LELA JOHNSON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled244

PIKEVILLE

Kentucky

ROBERT AYRES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled242

EDWARDSVILLE

Illinois

KEITH VASSALLO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled241

HUMBLE

Texas

HARRIETT BURNS M.D.

Pediatrics

Claims Filled241

BURLINGTON

North Carolina

ROSALIND DAWSON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled240

PORT ROYAL

South Carolina

LESTER HILL DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled240

E LIVERPOOL

Ohio