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TAZTIA XT

DILTIAZEM HCL

Used alone or together with other medicines to treat high blood pressure and chest pain (angina). Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

319K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 430 of 3362

$16.8M
Retail Cost

Rank: 697 of 3362

79,310
Patients

Rank: 461 of 3362

59,573
Prescribers

Rank: 368 of 3362

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of people say

it's worth it

48%

of people say

it worked well

16%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Texas 4,552 18,191 $967K
Florida 5,714 18,095 $974K
California 4,615 16,607 $897K
Missouri 3,176 14,852 $721K
Wisconsin 3,557 14,019 $774K
North Carolina 3,191 13,699 $642K
Illinois 3,110 12,528 $695K
Tennessee 2,729 11,723 $605K
New York 3,290 11,245 $624K
Pennsylvania 2,892 10,683 $559K
Georgia 2,345 10,543 $486K
Iowa 2,012 9,751 $500K
Alabama 2,106 8,935 $455K
Mississippi 1,716 8,739 $390K
Ohio 2,249 8,620 $453K
Arkansas 1,521 8,163 $374K
South Carolina 1,988 8,141 $375K
Kentucky 1,705 7,944 $381K
Louisiana 1,632 7,884 $416K
Virginia 2,036 7,776 $405K
Indiana 1,773 7,012 $378K
Michigan 2,252 6,902 $428K
Washington 1,733 6,194 $336K
Kansas 1,375 6,166 $320K
Arizona 1,748 5,914 $316K
Minnesota 1,550 5,884 $425K
Nebraska 967 4,838 $231K
Oklahoma 1,202 4,788 $269K
Oregon 1,222 4,565 $248K
New Jersey 1,225 4,101 $244K
Massachusetts 1,144 3,912 $224K
Colorado 834 3,136 $160K
Maryland 941 2,785 $171K
Nevada 641 2,328 $137K
Connecticut 601 2,276 $125K
New Mexico 574 2,222 $132K
Idaho 526 1,909 $108K
South Dakota 376 1,857 $99.6K
West Virginia 450 1,683 $86.7K
Utah 391 1,466 $80.2K
Montana 320 1,382 $71.3K
New Hampshire 393 1,334 $66.8K
North Dakota 264 1,188 $66.7K
Delaware 380 1,157 $83.7K
Maine 385 1,040 $55.5K
Vermont 288 958 $49.2K
Rhode Island 234 947 $42.3K
Hawaii 187 819 $44K
Wyoming 161 686 $35.9K
Alaska 54 171 $8,637
District of Columbia 52 134 $5,740
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 TAZTIA XT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ROGER WILLIAMS MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled115

TUPELO

Mississippi

HARRY HAWTHORNE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled109

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

MICHAEL PEACOCK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled94

EASTMAN

Georgia

DONALD CONERLY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled93

PETAL

Mississippi

JAMES MUNN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled90

ONALASKA

Wisconsin

ADEEB THOMAS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled89

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

IMRAN VIRK M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled89

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

PAUL BARBER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled82

STORM LAKE

Iowa

JON PEACOCK M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled81

SIOUX CITY

Iowa

ANITA PILLAI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled81

ELMHURST

Illinois

STEPHEN VANCE

Family Medicine

Claims Filled80

DILLON

South Carolina

CHARLES PHILLIPS M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled79

RICHMOND

Virginia

WILLIAM SOUTHWORTH MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled77

FARMINGTON, MO

Missouri

SUDHIR JAIN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled75

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

KEITH KOPEC MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled75

CEDAR RAPIDS

Iowa

TERRY ZARLING M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled74

WAUKESHA

Wisconsin

JOSEPH RATCHFORD MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled73

SPRINGFIELD

Georgia

RICHARD CARPENTER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled71

ELLOREE

South Carolina

PRAKASH SHAH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled69

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

TERENCE HOLMES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled69

HOUSTON

Texas

MICHAEL PETERS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled69

OMAHA

Nebraska

JEAN SUMNER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled68

SANDERSVILLE

Georgia

SCOTT SEXTER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled67

TULSA

Oklahoma

MARIO SANCHEZ D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled67

RAYMONDVILLE

Texas

KIRKLAND DODSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled65

WASHINGTON

Georgia