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SURE COMFORT

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

118K
Medicare Part D Claims
$5.77M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
Florida 51,965 $1.02M
Puerto Rico 39,146 $704K
California 23,735 $661K
Texas 17,291 $408K
Illinois 15,467 $398K
New York 12,239 $330K
Michigan 9,746 $266K
Pennsylvania 7,821 $167K
Ohio 4,980 $119K
Louisiana 4,841 $134K
Wisconsin 4,276 $126K
New Jersey 4,239 $114K
Tennessee 3,505 $95.8K
Washington 3,244 $77.4K
South Carolina 3,240 $97.2K
Connecticut 2,719 $74.3K
Arizona 2,451 $61.6K
Georgia 2,389 $65.8K
Kentucky 2,154 $57.8K
Alabama 2,135 $61.7K
Massachusetts 2,098 $52.4K
North Carolina 2,089 $63.8K
Minnesota 1,690 $48.6K
Mississippi 1,644 $47.2K
Oregon 1,617 $41.9K
Maryland 1,469 $42.5K
Virginia 1,405 $37.3K
Indiana 1,331 $38.3K
Arkansas 1,318 $32.6K
Oklahoma 1,256 $35.3K
West Virginia 1,091 $27.6K
Kansas 1,020 $31.3K
Iowa 898 $24.9K
Maine 891 $34.8K
Colorado 878 $22.6K
Missouri 793 $23.1K
Nebraska 512 $13.8K
Rhode Island 480 $13.1K
Montana 461 $14.3K
Vermont 451 $13K
Idaho 401 $11.1K
Hawaii 371 $9,518
District of Columbia 358 $10.1K
New Mexico 343 $10.7K
Utah 263 $8,013
South Dakota 261 $7,211
New Hampshire 230 $6,215
Nevada 127 $3,737
North Dakota 101 $3,230
Wyoming 92 $2,185
Delaware 51 $1,512
Alaska 42 $1,266
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for SURE COMFORT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
LUNINGNING REGALADO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WAYNE

Michigan

UMA MATHUR MD

Pediatrics

Claims Filled50

TITUSVILLE

Florida

HICHAM EL-HORR MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

DEARBORN

Michigan

JOHN KERN DO

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled50

ST PETERSBURG

Florida

MAUREEN BOHNSAK M. D.

Pediatrics

Claims Filled50

CHICAGO

Illinois

TAYMOUR MALAK M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

STOCKTON

California

MARIA PEREZ PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

BRIDGEPORT

Connecticut

DAVID BENCOMO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

YARI CAMPBELL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

DETROIT

Michigan

PIERRE BLEMUR MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

CAROL CITY

Florida

LILIAM HERNANDEZ MD

Claims Filled50

HIALEAH

Florida

EMILIO RIVES

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

JANE KONG M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

BILLY NORDYKE D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

MAQUOKETA

Iowa

MARCEL FILART MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled51

LOS ANGELES

California

JOSE RIOS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

MIAMI BEACH

Florida

SCOTT SHAW MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

DAYTON

Ohio

VICTOR LAMBERT M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

MANCHESTER

Georgia

HARVEY PFLANZER

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

DELRAY BEACH

Florida

RODRIGO DEZUBIRIA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

FRESNO

California

DAISY DE GUZMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

NEWARK

New Jersey

RUSSELL BRANT MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

SUMTER

South Carolina

DEEN VENKATESAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

CHICAGO

Illinois

ALAN MCKENZIE MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled51

MARSHFIELD

Wisconsin

CHARLES KISTLER DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

COLUMBUS

Ohio