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VAGIFEM

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AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

148K
Medicare Part D Claims
$28.1M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 32,341 $3.29M
Florida 23,192 $2.35M
New York 20,182 $2.1M
Texas 13,881 $1.44M
Pennsylvania 11,136 $1.1M
Ohio 11,132 $1.16M
Massachusetts 9,446 $987K
Washington 8,891 $921K
North Carolina 8,542 $800K
Illinois 8,161 $850K
Georgia 7,861 $745K
Oregon 6,912 $696K
New Jersey 6,862 $793K
Virginia 6,480 $680K
Arizona 6,051 $647K
South Carolina 5,815 $534K
Kentucky 5,313 $501K
Michigan 5,228 $590K
Indiana 4,995 $489K
Wisconsin 4,951 $465K
Tennessee 4,614 $461K
Missouri 4,403 $402K
Colorado 4,169 $465K
Connecticut 4,056 $447K
Minnesota 4,005 $464K
Iowa 3,935 $364K
Puerto Rico 3,270 $242K
Louisiana 3,184 $296K
Arkansas 3,044 $257K
Alabama 2,942 $279K
Maryland 2,708 $345K
Oklahoma 2,671 $309K
New Mexico 2,505 $257K
Utah 2,132 $208K
Mississippi 2,072 $174K
Idaho 1,956 $190K
Kansas 1,946 $206K
Montana 1,822 $173K
Nebraska 1,638 $146K
Nevada 1,595 $162K
Rhode Island 1,408 $113K
West Virginia 1,293 $134K
South Dakota 1,201 $107K
New Hampshire 1,118 $112K
Maine 1,043 $145K
Vermont 986 $98.4K
North Dakota 965 $94K
Hawaii 798 $100K
Delaware 679 $88K
Wyoming 581 $55.3K
District of Columbia 371 $44.7K
Alaska 354 $43.1K
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 VAGIFEM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RICHARD NEMIROFF MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled154

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

MARY FRANCES HAERR M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled153

SOUTH EUCLID

Ohio

EUGENE HILL M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled151

THOMASVILLE

Georgia

LANITA WITT MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled151

MEDFORD

Oregon

MARTIN GOLDSTEIN MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled150

NEW YORK

New York

VICTOR HARTANTO MD

Urology

Claims Filled148

MIDLAND PARK

New Jersey

KELLEY DOPSON M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled148

ATLANTA

Georgia

JOANN PINKERTON M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled148

CHARLOTTESVILLE

Virginia

STEPHEN SEYMOUR D.O.

Gynecology

Claims Filled148

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

DAWN BODELL DO

Urology

Claims Filled143

SPRINGFIELD

Oregon

ARIEH BERGMAN M.D.,

Gynecology

Claims Filled143

TARZANA

California

TAMERA HOWELL MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled143

BLACKSBURG

Virginia

MARGARET POLANECZKY MD

Specialist

Claims Filled142

NEW YORK

New York

WENDY FRIED-OGINSKI M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled138

NEW HYDE PARK

New York

JANINE JENSEN M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled136

LONG BEACH

California

MICHAEL HEIT MD, PHD

Gynecology

Claims Filled135

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

KURT JAENICKE MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled133

ASHLAND

Kentucky

KAREN FERGUSON M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled133

VERO BEACH

Florida

LILA NACHTIGALL M.D.

Reproductive Endocrinology

Claims Filled131

NEW YORK

New York

ALVIN BERMAN MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled129

NEW YORK

New York

JUDITH SCHWARTZ MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled129

NEW YORK

New York

RAYMOND REILLY MBBCH BAO

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled123

BROOKLINE

Massachusetts

SUJATHA RAJAN M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled122

WOBURN

Massachusetts

CHARLES DUBIN

Gynecology

Claims Filled121

SANTA MONICA

California

LARRY HOLLAND DO

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled120

PIQUA

Ohio