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VAGIFEM

ESTRADIOL

Vagifem (Estradiol Vaginal Tablet) is a vaginal tablet that replaces estrogen hormones in your vagina that your body loses during menopause. Estrogen helps rebuild and maintain vaginal tissue, relieving symptoms of vaginal dryness, soreness, irritation, and painful sex. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

375K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 397 of 3362

$70.4M
Retail Cost

Rank: 321 of 3362

114,794
Patients

Rank: 391 of 3362

49,868
Prescribers

Rank: 409 of 3362

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it's worth it

71%

of people say

it worked well

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 13,044 43,755 $8.33M
New York 10,107 32,572 $6.43M
Florida 8,729 27,364 $4.87M
Texas 6,216 20,168 $3.79M
Pennsylvania 4,837 15,353 $2.99M
Ohio 4,341 13,784 $2.64M
Massachusetts 4,194 13,582 $2.61M
North Carolina 3,735 12,751 $2.21M
New Jersey 3,932 11,587 $2.59M
Michigan 3,778 11,384 $2.38M
Washington 3,497 11,324 $2.12M
Illinois 3,356 10,965 $2.17M
Georgia 2,941 9,694 $1.61M
Oregon 2,688 9,016 $1.66M
Virginia 2,726 8,653 $1.66M
South Carolina 2,384 8,203 $1.4M
Arizona 2,512 7,998 $1.5M
Wisconsin 1,989 6,948 $1.27M
Colorado 2,044 6,442 $1.26M
Indiana 1,885 6,125 $1.11M
Connecticut 1,974 6,047 $1.21M
Kentucky 1,727 5,915 $1.06M
Tennessee 1,829 5,875 $1.04M
Missouri 1,694 5,802 $963K
Minnesota 1,871 5,437 $1.16M
Louisiana 1,289 4,524 $682K
Alabama 1,366 4,481 $748K
Iowa 1,148 4,230 $743K
Maryland 1,602 4,218 $986K
New Mexico 987 3,328 $579K
Oklahoma 958 3,004 $613K
Arkansas 719 2,688 $381K
Idaho 698 2,304 $401K
Nevada 663 2,283 $406K
Kansas 646 2,157 $389K
Utah 649 2,052 $363K
Montana 574 1,991 $347K
New Hampshire 589 1,918 $357K
Rhode Island 497 1,864 $276K
Mississippi 520 1,678 $250K
Nebraska 448 1,654 $266K
West Virginia 533 1,609 $290K
Maine 496 1,424 $318K
Vermont 392 1,323 $255K
South Dakota 353 1,246 $207K
Delaware 438 1,152 $281K
North Dakota 316 1,067 $185K
Hawaii 349 1,031 $233K
District of Columbia 292 786 $174K
Wyoming 177 522 $96.6K
Alaska 152 447 $94.4K
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 »

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Top prescribers for VAGIFEM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
AUDREY CURTIS MD

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Claims Filled121

PORTLAND

Oregon

ELYNNE MARGULIS MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled121

WESTFIELD

New Jersey

VICTOR HARTANTO MD

Urology

Claims Filled119

MIDLAND PARK

New Jersey

SHANE SOPP MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled119

SYRACUSE

New York

JOHN QUAGLIARELLO M.D.

Reproductive Endocrinology

Claims Filled119

NEW YORK

New York

KELLEY DOPSON M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled119

ATLANTA

Georgia

JON MATSUNAGA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled118

SANTA MONICA

California

BARBARA CROFT M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled118

ATLANTA

Georgia

DAVID HOLLADAY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled118

COLUMBIA

South Carolina

JOANNA BADGER MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled117

STANFORD

California

LISA DABNEY M.D.

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Claims Filled117

NEW YORK

New York

KARA NAKISBENDI M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled117

ARDMORE

Pennsylvania

SHARI LEIPZIG MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled117

NEW YORK

New York

STEPHANIE MCCLELLAN M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled116

NEWPORT BEACH

California

ARIEH BERGMAN M.D.,

Gynecology

Claims Filled115

TARZANA

California

MIRIAM GREENE M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled115

NEW YORK

New York

KAREN DONLEY M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled115

LA QUINTA

California

GILA LEITER MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled115

NEW YORK

New York

CORNELIUS VERHOEST MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled115

POUGHKEEPSIE

New York

JACOB KLEIN MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled115

ST LOUIS

Missouri

ALEXANDER KLEIN MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled115

CONROE

Texas

LISA JUDGE M D

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled114

NICEVILLE

Florida

SCOTT LITWILLER MD

Urology

Claims Filled113

TULSA

Oklahoma

CHERYL STONER MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled113

GREENVILLE

South Carolina

LORI WARREN MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled113

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky