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ALBUTEROL SULFATE

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

874K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 257 of 3238

$30.8M
Retail Cost

Rank: 502 of 3238

275,604
Patients

Rank: 234 of 3238

71,447
Prescribers

Rank: 312 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 26,377 96,728 $4.42M
New York 23,512 80,035 $2.05M
Ohio 16,941 54,962 $1.85M
Texas 19,878 53,649 $2.26M
Pennsylvania 15,022 50,888 $1.11M
Florida 15,449 47,779 $1.84M
Illinois 10,700 34,556 $1.01M
New Jersey 8,582 32,044 $895K
Michigan 10,530 31,628 $998K
Georgia 7,203 24,464 $777K
Indiana 8,541 24,116 $719K
Tennessee 6,392 20,603 $812K
Missouri 6,161 19,756 $844K
Virginia 5,880 19,739 $605K
North Carolina 6,551 18,758 $794K
Kentucky 5,037 16,749 $907K
Iowa 4,207 15,556 $426K
Minnesota 4,867 14,579 $375K
Wisconsin 4,155 14,287 $399K
Alabama 4,522 13,295 $573K
Massachusetts 5,326 13,168 $450K
Louisiana 4,405 12,475 $397K
Maryland 3,134 11,552 $283K
Kansas 3,125 11,311 $325K
Nebraska 2,094 9,906 $223K
Arizona 3,436 9,204 $404K
Oklahoma 3,302 9,163 $439K
West Virginia 2,522 8,494 $335K
Washington 2,957 8,400 $258K
Arkansas 2,820 8,254 $478K
Mississippi 2,809 7,300 $342K
South Carolina 2,507 7,284 $290K
Connecticut 2,629 6,928 $243K
Colorado 2,006 6,174 $188K
South Dakota 1,167 5,133 $115K
Nevada 1,082 4,497 $191K
Oregon 1,315 3,873 $139K
Maine 1,315 3,474 $101K
Rhode Island 1,096 3,331 $89.9K
Delaware 898 2,660 $72.1K
North Dakota 765 2,579 $55.6K
New Mexico 885 2,534 $115K
New Hampshire 918 2,503 $94.1K
Utah 682 2,013 $74.7K
Montana 490 1,643 $34.7K
Hawaii 772 1,590 $93K
Idaho 454 1,455 $62.5K
District of Columbia 290 1,217 $24K
Vermont 391 1,135 $37.7K
Wyoming 258 706 $34.8K
Alaska 107 330 $12.8K
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 ALBUTEROL SULFATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
WILLIAM TAYLOR MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled2,084

DUBLIN

Georgia

DANIEL HURLEY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled1,340

BEECH GROVE

Indiana

THOMAS DAHLBERG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled1,028

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

NEIMAN ODEH DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled956

GENOA

Ohio

JESUS VAZQUEZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled843

FLORIDA

Puerto Rico

BRADLEY GOAD DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled781

WOODLAWN

Virginia

WILLIAM SILVERSTONE D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled755

WESTLAND

Michigan

ITRI EREN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled734

LORAIN

Ohio

ANOOSHIRAVAN HAMI M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled726

ANAHEIM

California

TAI WU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled722

SAN GABRIEL

California

TERENCE KILROY MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled689

LAKEWOOD

Ohio

BRUCE LEE M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled671

CALHOUN

Georgia

HSIAO- FEN CHEN M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled657

SAN GABRIEL

California

DANIEL KLEIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled651

NEW YORK

New York

DONALD QUINN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled618

JOHNSON CITY

Tennessee

GOPALAKRISHNA LEELA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled609

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

TODD PODKOWKA D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled607

LEE CENTER

New York

TERENCE FRINKS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled594

TUCKER

Georgia

BRIAN CHANGLAI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled560

MANLIUS

New York

SUMATHY REDDY M.D., F.A.A.F.P.

Specialist

Claims Filled540

ISLAND PARK

New York

CHARLES MAXVILL DO

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled538

EULESS

Texas

BRIAN POWDERLY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled506

PARKERSBURG

West Virginia

THOMAS MULLEN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled493

RINGGOLD

Georgia

JUNG BAE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled492

LOS ANGELES

California

CHRISTOPHER GEHA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled492

LEAWOOD

Kansas