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SINGLE USE SWAB

ALCOHOL ANTISEPTIC PADS

Single-use swabs. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

303K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 442 of 3362

$1.54M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1274 of 3362

109,246
Patients

Rank: 402 of 3362

52,392
Prescribers

Rank: 402 of 3362

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 28,865 94,789 $275K
California 7,261 25,448 $89.2K
Michigan 5,176 18,267 $68.6K
Illinois 6,553 15,407 $74.6K
Ohio 5,338 12,682 $63.4K
Florida 4,707 12,331 $96.2K
Tennessee 5,425 12,207 $80.8K
Texas 4,902 9,323 $80.3K
Pennsylvania 2,726 9,042 $34.1K
Missouri 2,428 7,531 $42.5K
Minnesota 2,110 7,092 $31.2K
Virginia 3,189 6,532 $72K
Louisiana 2,678 5,026 $58.3K
Washington 1,813 4,884 $25.3K
North Carolina 2,345 4,874 $45.5K
South Carolina 1,827 4,693 $42K
Massachusetts 1,590 4,683 $15.7K
Indiana 2,051 4,222 $34.6K
Georgia 2,023 3,937 $40.7K
Kentucky 1,562 2,938 $27.1K
Arizona 1,285 2,842 $15.4K
Wisconsin 1,027 2,625 $16.6K
Nebraska 753 2,485 $11.2K
Mississippi 1,226 2,429 $23.3K
Colorado 913 2,316 $13.2K
Alabama 1,094 2,042 $23K
Arkansas 982 2,037 $21.3K
Oregon 594 1,913 $10.7K
New Jersey 645 1,653 $5,945
Nevada 715 1,441 $14.6K
Oklahoma 618 1,350 $12K
Hawaii 486 1,303 $4,829
West Virginia 607 1,226 $12K
Iowa 403 1,165 $7,905
Kansas 541 1,127 $11K
Maryland 404 1,007 $4,194
Maine 307 987 $5,559
New Mexico 330 650 $4,721
Vermont 178 625 $2,508
District of Columbia 233 561 $1,870
Utah 230 530 $3,548
Connecticut 184 496 $1,887
New Hampshire 153 448 $2,103
Idaho 186 396 $2,902
South Dakota 142 344 $2,215
North Dakota 91 330 $1,746
Montana 103 223 $1,593
Alaska 86 200 $636
Rhode Island 62 160 $523
Wyoming 44 107 $588
Delaware 38 71 $286
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 SINGLE USE SWAB

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MATVEY BROKHIN MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled547

BROOKLYN

New York

STELLA ILYAYEVA PHYSICIAN, P.C.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled426

FOREST HILLS

New York

MATIN SHARAFATKHAH M.D

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled420

BROOKLYN

New York

HOVANES TER-ZAKARIAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled402

LOS ANGELES

California

FADI SABA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled379

ST PETERSBURG

Florida

LAURENCE PETTY M.D.

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Claims Filled365

PLANT CITY

Florida

FRANCISCO ROSARIO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled360

NEW YORK

New York

KLAUDIYA RUVINSKY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled353

BROOKLYN

New York

IRINA URUSOVA MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled352

LOS ANGELES

California

EMIL SITTO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled351

STERLING HEIGHTS

Michigan

CHRISTOPHER CHOW DPM

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled334

NEW YORK

New York

RAVEENDRA CHIGURUPATI M.D,M.P.H

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled329

BROOKLYN

New York

DMITRI KIRPICHNIKOV M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled304

BROOKLYN

New York

VINCENT DILELLA DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled296

DUNEDIN

Florida

JAVID YADEGAR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled269

BROOKLYN

New York

GARBIS APELIAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled268

VAN NUYS

California

ALEKSANDR LIVSHITS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled264

BROOKLYN

New York

ZARINE TER-POGHOSYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled259

BURBANK

California

BASEL BRIKHO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled258

LATHRUP VILLAGE

Michigan

KENNETH HELLER MD

General Practice

Claims Filled245

BELTON

South Carolina

WINGTAT MUI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled243

NEW YORK

New York

ALEKSANDR ZASYPKIN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled240

BROOKLYN

New York

DMITRIY RATSENBERG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled240

BROOKLYN

New York

VALERI KAZAKOV MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled235

BRONX

New York

INNA INOYATOVA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled234

BROOKLYN

New York