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LOTEMAX

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

404K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 381 of 3238

$64.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 307 of 3238

214,660
Patients

Rank: 270 of 3238

36,724
Prescribers

Rank: 444 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 23,034 45,911 $7.38M
California 23,340 44,898 $7.33M
Florida 19,439 36,832 $5.73M
Texas 20,120 35,446 $6.11M
New Jersey 12,487 22,704 $3.5M
Pennsylvania 9,990 19,169 $2.92M
North Carolina 9,118 16,813 $2.59M
Ohio 7,923 14,653 $2.28M
Illinois 6,134 11,527 $1.85M
Michigan 5,870 11,306 $1.87M
Georgia 6,017 11,095 $1.72M
Missouri 4,964 9,843 $1.55M
Tennessee 5,664 9,710 $1.46M
Virginia 4,026 8,014 $1.31M
South Carolina 3,800 6,992 $1.06M
Indiana 4,059 6,934 $1.15M
Alabama 3,701 6,641 $1.06M
Maryland 3,465 6,065 $964K
Minnesota 2,915 5,956 $976K
Connecticut 3,117 5,588 $995K
Louisiana 2,908 5,399 $813K
Wisconsin 2,598 5,248 $863K
Massachusetts 2,489 5,049 $855K
Oklahoma 2,703 4,276 $726K
Arizona 2,569 4,152 $659K
Kentucky 2,253 4,129 $661K
Colorado 2,119 3,873 $687K
Washington 2,081 3,790 $653K
Oregon 1,964 3,473 $561K
Mississippi 1,688 3,046 $465K
Hawaii 1,562 2,734 $447K
West Virginia 1,360 2,409 $370K
Iowa 972 2,095 $334K
Kansas 1,003 2,047 $325K
Arkansas 797 1,498 $246K
New Mexico 797 1,404 $246K
Utah 769 1,347 $215K
Nevada 736 1,178 $191K
Idaho 632 1,133 $186K
Maine 563 969 $161K
Rhode Island 489 964 $156K
Nebraska 522 899 $143K
Delaware 503 886 $156K
New Hampshire 460 819 $126K
North Dakota 318 739 $131K
Montana 328 675 $106K
South Dakota 370 667 $113K
District of Columbia 235 403 $70.9K
Vermont 161 335 $53.2K
Wyoming 193 322 $53.1K
Alaska 134 252 $45.7K
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 LOTEMAX

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RAYMOND FONG M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled346

NEW YORK

New York

BRIAN CAVALLARO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled343

FRESNO

California

SWATI PAREKH M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled343

WOODLAND PARK

New Jersey

SADEER HANNUSH M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled341

LANGHORNE

Pennsylvania

ANYA BITTERMAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled339

ONEONTA

New York

WILLIAM FAULKNER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled338

CINCINNATI

Ohio

JOHN HOFBAUER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled336

BEVERLY HILLS

California

STEPHEN BREAUD MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled335

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

JOHN AFFELDT MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled333

COLTON

California

DOUGLAS KOCH M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled332

HOUSTON

Texas

GERARD D'AVERSA M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled331

VALLEY STREAM

New York

ALAN FAULKNER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled329

HONOLULU

Hawaii

JOANNA FISHER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled328

HUNTINGDON VALLEY

Pennsylvania

PAUL LEE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled327

LOS ANGELES

California

V. EUGENE KILMORE, JR. M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled325

MECHANICSBURG

Pennsylvania

ADAM FEDYK M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled324

TOWN & COUNTRY

Missouri

EDWARD HEDAYA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled324

LAKEWOOD

New Jersey

ROBERT EDEN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled323

SLINGERLANDS

New York

CUONG-DUNG DO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled323

WESTMINSTER

California

RICHARD LEVINE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled323

CLIFFSIDE PARK

New Jersey

DEREK KUHL MD, PHD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled320

BRYAN

Texas

CASIMIRO GONZALEZ M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled320

CUDAHY

California

DAVID RITTERBAND M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled318

NEW YORK

New York

WILLIAM VERRE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled315

MENOMONEE FALLS

Wisconsin

MARK KENNEDY MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled314

ORMOND BEACH

Florida