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SURE COMFORT

Prep pads Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

361K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 391 of 3238

$9.11M
Retail Cost

Rank: 818 of 3238


Patients

Rank: 3068 of 3238


Prescribers

Rank: 3048 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 55,675 $1.23M
California 43,441 $1.2M
Texas 29,744 $743K
New York 18,568 $533K
Illinois 17,167 $449K
Pennsylvania 13,037 $308K
Michigan 12,218 $341K
Louisiana 9,546 $265K
Ohio 8,619 $200K
New Jersey 6,591 $197K
Wisconsin 6,305 $208K
Tennessee 5,627 $166K
South Carolina 5,060 $139K
Washington 4,974 $129K
North Carolina 4,760 $143K
Massachusetts 4,302 $118K
Georgia 4,123 $118K
Connecticut 3,587 $105K
Kentucky 3,472 $96.3K
Alabama 3,097 $99.7K
Oregon 2,806 $82.1K
Missouri 2,779 $87.6K
Arizona 2,738 $70K
Virginia 2,585 $74.3K
Oklahoma 2,509 $77.4K
Minnesota 2,397 $70.5K
Maryland 2,280 $67.8K
Iowa 2,026 $60.3K
Arkansas 1,944 $49.2K
Colorado 1,763 $46.3K
Indiana 1,733 $52.3K
Mississippi 1,655 $47K
Kansas 1,604 $49.1K
West Virginia 1,278 $33.4K
Nebraska 996 $28.2K
Maine 992 $39.9K
Rhode Island 899 $27.2K
Idaho 815 $24.9K
Utah 780 $23.3K
New Mexico 646 $18.7K
Hawaii 614 $13.1K
Nevada 493 $14.6K
Montana 483 $14.6K
Vermont 472 $14.5K
South Dakota 449 $12.4K
District of Columbia 416 $11.2K
New Hampshire 361 $9,769
North Dakota 217 $7,158
Wyoming 163 $4,275
Delaware 161 $5,258
Alaska 47 $1,371
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 SURE COMFORT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ELENA PERNASWAECHTER

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

JUAN ORTIZ GUEVARA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled50

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

PABLO PASTRANA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

AGUAS BUENAS

Puerto Rico

BRUNILDA NAZARIO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BRANDON

Florida

GLADYS ALONSO MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

HIALEAH

Florida

DALED BAHRI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

COROZAL

Puerto Rico

LEONEL CAMEJO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TAMPA

Florida

TERESA ALFONSO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

DAVID QUESTELL ALVARADO M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

SANTA ISABEL

Puerto Rico

CARLOS MARTINEZ RIVERA MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled50

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

ALEXIS TORRES M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

HARRY MARCELIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAUDERDALE LAKES

Florida

OGANES PARONIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

NORTH HOLLYWOOD

California

MARIA PARRILLA M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled50

VEGA ALTA

Puerto Rico

ULYSSES SMITH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LOS ANGELES

California

ALFREDO LOPEZ MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

MCALLEN

Texas

REINALDO PAYA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HIALEAH

Florida

WAYNE WATSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

EL PASO

Texas

HAGOP BEZIKIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LOS ANGELES

California

MARIA ECHEVARRIA CARDONA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

AIBONITO

Puerto Rico

ROBERTO SOLER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

ARMINE NAZARYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

GLENDALE

California

RANDY FUENTES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

CORPUS CHRISTI

Texas

AWILDA FRANCO-MATTA MD

General Practice

Claims Filled51

FAJARDO

Puerto Rico

NINO VITTORIO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania