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BYETTA

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

352K
Medicare Part D Claims
$138M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
New York 28,486 $11.3M
California 28,217 $10.9M
Texas 23,223 $9.24M
Florida 19,797 $8.02M
Ohio 19,645 $8.34M
Pennsylvania 15,861 $6.38M
North Carolina 15,680 $5.73M
Georgia 11,611 $4.28M
Missouri 11,610 $4.16M
Tennessee 11,482 $4.35M
Illinois 11,023 $4.3M
Michigan 10,443 $4.51M
New Jersey 10,201 $4.52M
Indiana 8,816 $3.48M
Kentucky 7,476 $2.9M
Washington 6,498 $2.55M
Virginia 6,494 $2.53M
Alabama 6,325 $2.33M
South Carolina 6,320 $2.37M
Massachusetts 6,284 $2.4M
Arizona 6,271 $2.57M
Louisiana 5,751 $2.12M
Minnesota 5,746 $2.28M
Wisconsin 5,667 $2.14M
Oregon 4,719 $1.75M
Kansas 4,704 $1.76M
Mississippi 4,414 $1.55M
Iowa 4,350 $1.55M
Oklahoma 4,227 $1.6M
Colorado 3,908 $1.56M
Maryland 3,878 $1.66M
Arkansas 3,385 $1.19M
West Virginia 3,350 $1.27M
Connecticut 3,302 $1.37M
Idaho 2,794 $1.06M
Maine 2,353 $986K
New Mexico 2,238 $874K
Nevada 2,132 $893K
Nebraska 2,035 $713K
Utah 1,926 $711K
New Hampshire 1,613 $650K
Montana 1,378 $516K
Hawaii 1,357 $501K
Rhode Island 1,311 $455K
Delaware 883 $417K
Vermont 826 $342K
North Dakota 760 $264K
South Dakota 575 $212K
Wyoming 370 $143K
Alaska 324 $158K
District of Columbia 193 $69K
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 »

Incorrect Info?

If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to drugs@propublica.org and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to drugs@propublica.org.

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