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RANITIDINE HCL

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

7.56M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 40 of 3238

$93.6M
Retail Cost

Rank: 221 of 3238

1,601,085
Patients

Rank: 48 of 3238

291,108
Prescribers

Rank: 55 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 128,675 584,495 $7.25M
California 125,536 506,282 $6.38M
New York 95,324 439,241 $5.96M
Pennsylvania 69,400 352,844 $4.44M
Georgia 64,076 313,604 $3.52M
Texas 74,170 296,265 $4.07M
Missouri 52,100 289,479 $3.26M
Tennessee 55,061 282,739 $3.63M
Michigan 66,544 275,217 $4.11M
Ohio 52,537 241,405 $3.24M
Illinois 48,767 239,141 $2.98M
North Carolina 48,639 232,060 $3.04M
Kentucky 37,487 203,107 $2.37M
South Carolina 35,604 171,604 $2.09M
Massachusetts 34,820 164,020 $2.52M
Washington 34,320 163,362 $1.9M
Virginia 32,765 151,876 $2.13M
Arizona 33,227 140,333 $2M
Indiana 29,160 134,692 $1.88M
Alabama 27,204 129,678 $1.46M
Wisconsin 26,527 125,617 $1.75M
Minnesota 25,465 114,453 $1.41M
Mississippi 20,967 107,256 $1.1M
Iowa 18,868 104,844 $999K
Maryland 23,650 98,703 $1.37M
West Virginia 18,852 94,582 $1.04M
Louisiana 18,779 88,694 $1.03M
New Jersey 21,406 85,498 $1.3M
Oklahoma 17,449 84,825 $1.03M
Colorado 20,060 83,407 $1.16M
Arkansas 15,970 78,649 $806K
Oregon 13,855 66,329 $752K
Kansas 10,692 54,119 $605K
Maine 10,610 48,196 $673K
Connecticut 9,590 43,325 $686K
New Mexico 11,179 42,992 $641K
Nevada 9,430 39,034 $501K
Rhode Island 7,309 36,639 $570K
Nebraska 6,275 34,511 $355K
Idaho 5,778 26,010 $315K
Utah 5,873 24,770 $289K
New Hampshire 5,186 23,712 $373K
Hawaii 4,989 21,070 $287K
South Dakota 2,919 14,763 $162K
Delaware 3,984 14,469 $255K
Montana 2,749 12,786 $143K
Vermont 2,808 12,620 $168K
North Dakota 2,130 10,988 $126K
District of Columbia 2,084 8,498 $126K
Alaska 1,465 8,145 $78.9K
Wyoming 948 4,627 $61.5K
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 RANITIDINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOSE FELICIANO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled908

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

RICHARD GILES M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled906

PONCE

Puerto Rico

MICHAEL BABILONIA ROMAN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled902

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

VICTOR VERGARA ABREU MD

Specialist

Claims Filled901

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

ROBERTO SOLER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled900

MIAMI

Florida

VICTOR DELGADO COLON M.D.

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled900

MANATI

Puerto Rico

LUIS FERNANDEZ D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled900

MIAMI

Florida

JAMES POLHILL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled899

LOUISVILLE

Georgia

DOMINGO CHARDON M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled899

PONCE

Puerto Rico

ALBERTO CANDELARIO PIEVE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled899

GUAYAMA

Puerto Rico

SUMAN GOLLA MD

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled891

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

RAFAEL RUIZ GONZALEZ M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled888

CANOVANAS

Puerto Rico

JERRY COHEN D.O.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled888

NARBERTH

Pennsylvania

EDWIN VALENTIN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled885

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

MITCHELL WICKER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled883

HAZARD

Kentucky

GLORIA CASAL

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled883

HIALEAH

Florida

MANOJKUMAR PATEL

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled876

DUBLIN

Georgia

ROBERTO ALVAREZ M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled872

AIBONITO

Puerto Rico

RAMON CARRILLO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled866

CORAL GABLES

Florida

ANTHONY CAPTAIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled865

CALHOUN

Georgia

KARL MERSICH MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled862

ROCHESTER

New York

FRANCISCO BERIO MD

General Practice

Claims Filled861

COROZAL

Puerto Rico

GLENN HITTEL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled861

CARTERSVILLE

Georgia

QUINTON WELDON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled857

AMERICUS

Georgia

EDUARDO UMPIERRE VELA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled856

MOROVIS

Puerto Rico