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VYTORIN

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

1.3M
Medicare Part D Claims
$272M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 157,426 $34.8M
Florida 94,650 $20.4M
Texas 90,000 $18.9M
New York 78,097 $16.9M
Pennsylvania 73,026 $15.2M
Ohio 47,126 $10.2M
North Carolina 43,505 $8.05M
Illinois 41,779 $8.8M
New Jersey 40,308 $10.4M
Georgia 39,260 $7.32M
Missouri 37,928 $6.87M
Tennessee 35,617 $6.67M
Arizona 34,059 $7.76M
Kentucky 32,379 $6.35M
Indiana 32,362 $6.88M
Michigan 30,265 $7.4M
Louisiana 29,579 $5.14M
Virginia 26,084 $5.31M
Alabama 23,540 $4.32M
Mississippi 23,171 $3.87M
South Carolina 22,218 $4.31M
Wisconsin 21,618 $4.5M
West Virginia 18,079 $3.74M
Kansas 17,287 $3.35M
Maryland 16,893 $4.18M
Connecticut 16,811 $4.15M
Colorado 16,291 $3.67M
Iowa 15,105 $2.73M
Oklahoma 13,776 $2.84M
Washington 13,236 $2.94M
Arkansas 12,944 $2.28M
Oregon 12,270 $2.69M
Minnesota 11,238 $2.69M
Nebraska 9,838 $1.76M
Massachusetts 9,110 $1.85M
Nevada 7,652 $1.71M
Utah 6,332 $1.4M
New Mexico 5,462 $1.3M
Idaho 5,174 $1.09M
Delaware 4,717 $1.27M
Hawaii 4,236 $1.09M
South Dakota 4,020 $739K
Montana 3,997 $760K
Maine 3,646 $886K
North Dakota 3,449 $648K
New Hampshire 2,557 $554K
Rhode Island 2,429 $441K
Wyoming 2,316 $491K
Vermont 1,859 $404K
Alaska 1,232 $196K
District of Columbia 960 $191K
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 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for VYTORIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
KATHRYN BATES DO

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

TUCSON

Arizona

CORNELIUS TOMA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MERCERVILLE

New Jersey

ELLIOTT LEISAWITZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

READING

Pennsylvania

TIMOTHY WEIRICH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

DECATUR

Alabama

JOSEPH ARAGON M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

SANTA BARBARA

California

NAJMA AHMED MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

JAMAICA

New York

EMANUEL KOUROUPOS MD

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ASTORIA

New York

PAUL AVADANIAN DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

EPHRATA

Pennsylvania

HOWARD WENOCUR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

BRENT COIL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

YAMIL MATEO MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

SALINAS

Puerto Rico

JOSE FREESE-SUAREZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

HAL SHIMAZU MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ORANGE

California

DANIEL OWENS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

FLORENCE

South Carolina

STEPHEN MOSES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

CYNTHIANA

Kentucky

DOUGLAS JONES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

DUNEDIN

Florida

VINOD LALA MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

JERSEY CITY

New Jersey

EDWIN BOSA-OSORIO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

YOUSIF MANSOUR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SOUTHFIELD

Michigan

STEVEN OWENS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

KANSAS CITY

Kansas

SAM GIOVANNUCCI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

GRAND RAPIDS

Michigan

YURI CABALLERO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

EL PASO

Texas

MICHAEL SHIRK MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LANCASTER

Pennsylvania

THOMAS EPPERSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIDDLESBORO

Kentucky

PAUL DUDLEY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ONAWA

Iowa