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NUVIGIL

ARMODAFINIL

Nuvigil (Armodafinil) is a stimulant that helps you feel awake by affecting neurotransmitters in the brain. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

121K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 628 of 3362

$69.8M
Retail Cost

Rank: 325 of 3362

24,249
Patients

Rank: 711 of 3362

18,077
Prescribers

Rank: 640 of 3362

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91%

of people say

it's worth it

73%

of people say

it worked well

18%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 2,621 13,286 $7.76M
Texas 2,153 9,432 $5.44M
Florida 2,033 9,097 $5.3M
New York 1,132 5,766 $3.14M
Pennsylvania 986 5,045 $2.95M
Ohio 987 4,910 $2.79M
North Carolina 1,013 4,863 $2.75M
Indiana 870 4,413 $2.45M
Alabama 800 4,259 $2.32M
New Jersey 768 3,666 $2.27M
Georgia 867 3,635 $2.01M
Tennessee 767 3,569 $2.07M
Michigan 732 3,283 $2.09M
Illinois 625 3,178 $1.85M
Missouri 593 3,041 $1.6M
Minnesota 512 2,895 $1.83M
South Carolina 605 2,871 $1.67M
Wisconsin 381 2,182 $1.3M
Connecticut 395 2,159 $1.33M
Massachusetts 393 2,132 $1.19M
Colorado 391 1,955 $1.12M
Maryland 392 1,861 $1.13M
Oklahoma 361 1,793 $1.09M
Virginia 379 1,761 $1.04M
Arizona 399 1,728 $1.1M
Utah 315 1,638 $861K
Washington 318 1,532 $937K
Kentucky 303 1,456 $795K
Oregon 295 1,410 $880K
Louisiana 275 1,290 $708K
Kansas 247 1,173 $602K
Iowa 180 1,074 $606K
Mississippi 205 1,035 $517K
Nebraska 167 977 $486K
Nevada 219 939 $551K
Arkansas 206 895 $485K
Idaho 159 857 $481K
West Virginia 143 690 $372K
Montana 80 510 $264K
South Dakota 83 470 $251K
New Mexico 88 369 $232K
Delaware 85 359 $256K
Rhode Island 57 325 $157K
Maine 60 248 $169K
New Hampshire 60 242 $131K
North Dakota 43 233 $130K
Alaska 34 163 $95.7K
Vermont 21 141 $82.6K
Wyoming 28 105 $64K
District of Columbia 21 77 $57K
Hawaii 15 47 $40.4K
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 NUVIGIL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JACKIE NEEL DO

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

TULSA

Oklahoma

JALIL SHOJAEI-MOGHAMMAD MD

Neurology

Claims Filled50

SOMERSET

Kentucky

HOWARD ASKINS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

PASADENA

California

JAMES PATTON MD

Neurology

Claims Filled50

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

DAVID HOLSTEIN M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled50

SANTA ANA

California

LISA BANCHIK M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled50

BOCA RATON

Florida

JENNIFER LYNCH MD

Neurological Surgery

Claims Filled50

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

SRIDHAR JATLA MD

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled50

KOKOMO

Indiana

WENDY DORAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

BOCA RATON

Florida

JP CASHER DO

Psychiatry

Claims Filled51

EAST LANSING

Michigan

NANCY MUELLER MD

Neurology

Claims Filled52

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS

New Jersey

WINSTON ORTIZ MD

Neurology

Claims Filled52

TALLAHASSEE

Florida

OLGA BELOTSERKOVSKAYA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

BESSEMER

Alabama

LYNNE PAPPAS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

PARADISE

California

DANIEL DONOVAN MD

Neurology

Claims Filled52

COOKEVILLE

Tennessee

FRANK ABENANTE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled52

MANAHAWKIN

New Jersey

DIEDRE BENSON ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled52

WEST DES MOINES

Iowa

MICHAEL LEVINE MD

Neurology

Claims Filled52

NOBLESVILLE

Indiana

MELISSA SCHRODER PA

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled52

DURHAM

North Carolina

RICHARD HAMMOND DO

Neurology

Claims Filled53

OGDEN

Utah

ROBERT ROSSER MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled53

KINGSPORT

Tennessee

JOSEPH HERREN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

ROME

Georgia

BRIAN MOORE M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled53

BLOOMINGTON

Indiana

THOMAS KANEGAE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

LOS ANGELES

California

JAMES ROY M.D., PH.D.

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled53

HUNTSVILLE

Alabama