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AZELASTINE HCL

Used to treat hay fever and allergy symptoms including runny nose, sneezing, and itchy nose. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

899K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 255 of 3362

$63.5M
Retail Cost

Rank: 337 of 3362

395,603
Patients

Rank: 189 of 3362

115,575
Prescribers

Rank: 219 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 48,960 115,506 $8.28M
New York 44,035 106,219 $6.99M
Florida 31,108 67,095 $4.54M
Texas 31,205 64,787 $4.66M
Pennsylvania 18,227 42,019 $3.16M
Ohio 14,335 32,470 $2.46M
North Carolina 13,467 29,800 $2.02M
Tennessee 13,482 29,760 $2.21M
New Jersey 12,889 28,533 $2.14M
Georgia 12,874 27,483 $2.01M
Illinois 10,519 24,413 $1.77M
Michigan 10,079 21,679 $1.57M
Missouri 8,757 21,088 $1.51M
Louisiana 8,869 19,537 $1.2M
Arizona 9,179 19,128 $1.31M
Alabama 8,850 19,065 $1.29M
Virginia 8,204 18,273 $1.33M
Kentucky 7,450 17,594 $1.31M
Massachusetts 6,748 16,628 $1.1M
Indiana 6,315 14,500 $1.13M
South Carolina 5,506 11,984 $854K
Washington 4,772 11,068 $750K
Minnesota 4,563 10,836 $757K
Maryland 4,881 10,163 $750K
Wisconsin 3,958 9,638 $682K
Colorado 3,617 7,838 $627K
West Virginia 3,152 7,824 $517K
Mississippi 3,484 7,573 $477K
Connecticut 3,407 7,492 $509K
Arkansas 3,210 7,323 $483K
Oklahoma 3,162 7,136 $544K
Oregon 2,953 6,626 $446K
Iowa 2,388 6,077 $399K
Kansas 2,320 5,300 $389K
New Mexico 2,274 5,041 $382K
Nebraska 1,871 4,749 $322K
Nevada 2,310 4,546 $335K
Idaho 1,672 3,864 $245K
Delaware 1,689 3,083 $250K
Hawaii 1,347 3,072 $213K
Rhode Island 1,120 2,777 $191K
Utah 1,194 2,502 $178K
New Hampshire 895 1,987 $142K
Maine 774 1,826 $122K
District of Columbia 568 1,354 $99.4K
South Dakota 430 1,047 $69.9K
Vermont 304 751 $49.7K
Montana 348 746 $50.9K
North Dakota 258 598 $38.4K
Wyoming 198 406 $27.1K
Alaska 86 183 $12K
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 AZELASTINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
SHELDON RABIN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled2,026

FLUSHING

New York

LEON RAND M.D.

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled1,428

MIAMI

Florida

MARK HORNFELD DO

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled1,312

NEW YORK

New York

JORGE SANCHEZ-MASIQUES MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled1,216

MIAMI

Florida

DIMITRY RABKIN M.D.

Otolaryngic Allergy

Claims Filled1,134

BROOKLYN

New York

HELEN KIM MD

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled980

STATEN ISLAND

New York

BOSHENG QIU M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled975

ALHAMBRA

California

HAROLD HSU M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled919

ROSEMEAD

California

MORRIS KRAVECAS M.D.

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled850

MIAMI

Florida

CALVIN ENG M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled733

MONTEREY PARK

California

FELIPE MARTINEZ M.D.

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled699

WEST MIAMI

Florida

NGOC NGUYEN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled691

SAN JOSE

California

MAHMOUD GHADERI DO

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled656

DARBY

Pennsylvania

ARTHUR LU MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled601

WESTMINSTER

California

TODD KUPFERMAN MD

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled573

LIGHTHOUSE POINT

Florida

TUNG NGUYEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled563

SAN FRANCISCO

California

RAINER MITTL MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled562

NEW YORK

New York

VIJAYKUMAR ZAVERI M.D.

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled538

MIAMI

Florida

ZHAOYANG PAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled524

LOS ANGELES

California

JON YANG M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled504

SAN FRANCISCO

California

MICHAEL LEE MD

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled494

GALLATIN

Tennessee

ROSALYNN NGUYEN-STRONGIN O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled493

LOMA LINDA

California

ILYA RACHMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled475

LOS ANGELES

California

ROBERTO CASTELLON MD

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled465

LANCASTER

Ohio

WILLIAM KO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled456

SAN GABRIEL

California