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ZOVIRAX

ACYCLOVIR

Zovirax (Acyclovir) is an antiviral medication that stops viruses from growing. It shortens the amount of time infections like shingles, chickenpox, and herpes will last. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Acyclovir

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

55.5K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 805 of 3362

$45.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 424 of 3362

35,102
Patients

Rank: 628 of 3362

28,811
Prescribers

Rank: 525 of 3362

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Alternatives:

Valtrex Famvir Foscavir

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 4,920 9,172 $7.33M
Florida 3,543 5,935 $4.94M
California 3,573 5,847 $4.68M
Texas 2,058 2,985 $2.63M
New Jersey 1,869 2,786 $2.32M
Pennsylvania 1,636 2,437 $1.97M
Michigan 1,608 2,273 $2.04M
Ohio 1,272 1,920 $1.52M
Illinois 993 1,517 $1.24M
Massachusetts 786 1,338 $1.09M
Georgia 848 1,306 $1M
North Carolina 839 1,298 $1.07M
Tennessee 697 1,026 $800K
Missouri 578 954 $771K
Indiana 590 914 $751K
Kentucky 607 867 $674K
Louisiana 538 841 $657K
Alabama 519 776 $589K
Connecticut 507 764 $587K
Maryland 505 741 $637K
Virginia 454 691 $546K
Arizona 492 686 $617K
Colorado 365 656 $474K
South Carolina 435 647 $672K
Washington 387 617 $459K
Oklahoma 341 493 $430K
Wisconsin 322 486 $376K
Mississippi 287 464 $350K
West Virginia 269 403 $333K
New Mexico 236 378 $294K
Arkansas 249 354 $274K
Oregon 237 341 $279K
Nevada 202 311 $310K
Minnesota 206 288 $207K
Maine 157 240 $194K
Iowa 171 235 $173K
Kansas 151 207 $149K
Utah 128 185 $157K
Hawaii 121 164 $150K
Rhode Island 103 162 $123K
Delaware 113 159 $141K
New Hampshire 91 136 $102K
Idaho 89 109 $72.7K
Nebraska 72 95 $66.6K
Alaska 48 86 $64K
District of Columbia 53 82 $65.7K
Montana 54 76 $52.9K
Vermont 49 72 $54K
North Dakota 35 47 $27K
South Dakota 30 39 $27.6K
Wyoming 25 39 $38.2K
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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