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SENSIPAR

CINACALCET HCL

Lowers the amount of calcium in your blood. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

797K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 277 of 3362

$750M
Retail Cost

Rank: 28 of 3362

127,944
Patients

Rank: 375 of 3362

35,005
Prescribers

Rank: 478 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 15,691 90,698 $88.9M
Texas 11,286 63,243 $62.9M
New York 8,795 56,335 $51.7M
Florida 9,315 54,845 $50.5M
Georgia 6,549 41,803 $38.5M
Pennsylvania 5,753 37,082 $32.6M
North Carolina 5,354 34,846 $31.9M
Illinois 5,098 31,341 $30M
Ohio 4,279 26,686 $23.6M
New Jersey 4,125 24,016 $23.5M
Michigan 4,089 23,966 $24.3M
Tennessee 3,875 23,074 $21.4M
Virginia 3,505 20,531 $19.9M
Alabama 3,139 19,187 $19.4M
Louisiana 3,071 18,794 $16.5M
South Carolina 2,821 17,730 $16.1M
Indiana 2,850 17,144 $16M
Maryland 2,812 16,675 $16.5M
Mississippi 2,064 13,616 $13.2M
Missouri 2,173 13,466 $11.6M
Massachusetts 2,048 12,956 $12.4M
Washington 1,764 10,771 $10.4M
Arizona 2,102 10,693 $10.2M
Wisconsin 1,611 10,299 $9.12M
Kentucky 1,709 10,219 $9.24M
Connecticut 1,334 8,725 $8.1M
Colorado 1,240 7,315 $6.38M
Arkansas 1,086 6,852 $6.28M
Oklahoma 1,170 6,590 $6.48M
Nevada 1,124 6,278 $5.89M
Minnesota 944 5,977 $5.99M
Oregon 1,001 5,972 $5.89M
Hawaii 942 5,361 $5.41M
Kansas 776 5,129 $4.55M
Iowa 663 4,630 $3.78M
District of Columbia 770 4,306 $4.56M
West Virginia 746 3,976 $3.76M
New Mexico 594 2,960 $2.85M
Delaware 539 2,786 $2.8M
Idaho 445 2,784 $2.29M
Nebraska 345 2,133 $1.71M
Rhode Island 273 1,861 $1.54M
Maine 300 1,807 $2.17M
Utah 343 1,756 $1.49M
Alaska 167 1,682 $977K
South Dakota 232 1,572 $1.08M
New Hampshire 227 1,169 $1.18M
Montana 182 1,151 $841K
North Dakota 162 833 $685K
Vermont 91 565 $461K
Wyoming 38 186 $172K
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 SENSIPAR

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DIRK BERRY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled796

TUSCALOOSA

Alabama

ZHIQIANG ZHANG MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled634

DUBLIN

Georgia

VENKATESWARARAO ALLA M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled628

MOLINE

Illinois

MUFID OTHMAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled604

MACON

Georgia

HAROLD BAER M.D. FACP

Nephrology

Claims Filled597

BAKERSFIELD

California

THOMAS WOOLDRIDGE MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled592

TUPELO

Mississippi

BERNARD AZER D.O.

Specialist

Claims Filled592

LOS ALAMITOS

California

TAWANA COOPER ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled574

PENSACOLA

Florida

ALLAN TURNER M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled562

GREENWOOD

South Carolina

CATHERINE CORRIGAN ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled541

RIDGEWOOD

New York

NAWAR MANSOUR M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled540

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

ROBERT GO M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled537

WACO

Texas

MUTHUSWAMI RAMACHANDRAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled530

LOXAHATCHEE

Florida

ANWAR AL-HAIDARY

Nephrology

Claims Filled527

WILSON

North Carolina

RAFAEL LOPEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled509

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

JORGE DIEGO MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled508

MIAMI

Florida

SHIRISH JOGLEKAR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled502

JACKSON

Tennessee

JAMES ANGELL ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled497

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

HUGH WILLIAMS MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled477

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

THOMAS TAYLOR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled475

SELMA

Alabama

JAYESH SHAH MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled473

TAMPA

Florida

JAY SHANKAR MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled473

VICTORVILLE

California

RAFAEL ESQUENAZI MD FACP FASN

Nephrology

Claims Filled472

HOUSTON

Texas

BONIFACE TUBIE M.D.

Claims Filled469

SOUTHFIELD

Michigan

CAROL ROSS-MCCORMICK RN, NP

Nephrology

Claims Filled458

FRESNO

California