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BUPROPION HCL SR

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

2.22M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 139 of 3238

$86.4M
Retail Cost

Rank: 236 of 3238

459,427
Patients

Rank: 156 of 3238

176,429
Prescribers

Rank: 129 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 46,057 204,175 $8.54M
Pennsylvania 27,007 144,181 $5.59M
Florida 31,755 134,447 $4.73M
Massachusetts 19,711 108,868 $4.29M
New York 22,092 106,290 $4.08M
Texas 24,717 103,962 $4.14M
Ohio 19,240 90,426 $3.65M
Michigan 18,822 79,275 $3.38M
North Carolina 15,417 71,664 $2.67M
Washington 14,100 67,613 $2.75M
Missouri 12,508 64,818 $2.46M
Illinois 13,257 63,996 $2.51M
Georgia 13,200 61,507 $2.3M
Tennessee 12,711 59,214 $2.1M
Arizona 11,314 54,996 $2.02M
Wisconsin 10,358 52,164 $2.25M
Virginia 11,196 51,722 $1.97M
Indiana 10,157 45,593 $1.88M
Oregon 9,210 43,176 $1.79M
Minnesota 9,003 41,601 $2M
Kentucky 8,571 40,339 $1.51M
Alabama 7,724 35,464 $1.18M
South Carolina 6,705 29,726 $1.21M
Oklahoma 5,855 28,230 $1.08M
New Jersey 6,364 27,608 $1.07M
Louisiana 6,121 27,224 $974K
Colorado 5,850 25,919 $964K
Connecticut 4,987 25,682 $973K
Iowa 4,732 25,552 $995K
West Virginia 4,310 21,815 $778K
Kansas 4,303 21,035 $846K
Maryland 5,101 20,936 $855K
Utah 4,337 20,122 $850K
Mississippi 3,986 19,513 $656K
Arkansas 4,079 18,656 $714K
New Mexico 3,802 16,949 $736K
Rhode Island 2,705 15,270 $545K
Maine 3,301 14,988 $692K
New Hampshire 2,902 14,530 $582K
Nebraska 2,676 14,241 $536K
Nevada 3,071 13,334 $470K
Idaho 2,633 12,340 $521K
Vermont 1,787 8,675 $381K
Montana 1,461 6,701 $263K
South Dakota 1,102 5,856 $217K
Delaware 1,160 4,826 $214K
Hawaii 1,121 4,776 $178K
North Dakota 924 4,514 $176K
District of Columbia 946 3,887 $139K
Wyoming 606 2,723 $104K
Alaska 372 1,990 $60.3K
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 BUPROPION HCL SR

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CARLOS VELAS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled312

BETHLEHEM

Pennsylvania

JOSE RODRIGUEZ CAY M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled312

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

MICHAEL KUNTZELMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled310

TUCSON

Arizona

IKECHUKWU OFOMATA MD

Claims Filled310

DALLAS

Texas

MEGHNAD DESAI M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled309

INDEPENDENCE

Missouri

AHMED FAHEEM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled308

BECKLEY

West Virginia

DAVID HARWOOD M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled306

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

GARY LEFKOF M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled306

DALLAS

Texas

STEVEN BUPP M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled305

TUCSON

Arizona

RASHID PERVEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled304

MANSFIELD

Ohio

RAJINDER SANDHU MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled304

LOWER BURRELL

Pennsylvania

GRACE PALMER QUINONES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled302

FAJARDO

Puerto Rico

JEFFREY OKAMOTO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled301

MT GRETNA

Pennsylvania

HUMBERTO DORTA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled301

MEADVILLE

Pennsylvania

ASIF HABIB MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled296

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

GUIDO BORIOSI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled296

SCRANTON

Pennsylvania

CHRISTOPHER BENTON M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled296

NASHUA

New Hampshire

ELEANOR LAVRETSKY MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled295

BEVERLY HILLS

California

MICHAEL FIELD CNS

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled293

MARSHFIELD

Wisconsin

KAZIA LUSZCZYNSKA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled292

DALLAS

Texas

FRANKLIN DEGUZMAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled291

EPHRATA

Pennsylvania

WILLIAM CSEH M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled291

DU BOIS

Pennsylvania

RALPH CUSICK M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled290

HINSDALE

Illinois

JAMES GRAVES M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled288

LAWRENCEBURG

Tennessee

AMERICO OMS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled288

PONCE

Puerto Rico