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BYSTOLIC

Bystolic is a selective beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It lowers blood pressure by slowing down the heart and making it work less to pump. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

2.24M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 137 of 3238

$244M
Retail Cost

Rank: 99 of 3238

401,492
Patients

Rank: 180 of 3238

130,849
Prescribers

Rank: 185 of 3238

User Reviews of BYSTOLIC »

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50%

of people say

it's worth it

39%

of people say

it worked well

16%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 33,143 188,973 $20.2M
Texas 36,727 186,307 $21.2M
New York 31,079 165,835 $19.3M
Florida 27,773 139,365 $15.8M
Pennsylvania 16,211 91,346 $10M
Ohio 15,876 86,292 $9.76M
New Jersey 17,305 84,974 $10.4M
North Carolina 13,560 82,046 $7.98M
Georgia 14,062 81,566 $8.06M
Illinois 14,530 77,513 $8.78M
Missouri 12,564 75,405 $7.52M
Louisiana 11,279 69,406 $6.43M
Indiana 12,449 67,478 $7.52M
Tennessee 11,414 59,415 $6.25M
Kentucky 10,186 58,073 $6.06M
Virginia 10,008 54,549 $5.97M
Alabama 9,196 52,184 $5.07M
Michigan 9,649 45,165 $5.93M
Mississippi 7,213 44,592 $3.93M
South Carolina 7,378 41,273 $4.24M
Arkansas 5,881 36,541 $3.43M
Connecticut 7,091 36,225 $4.49M
Arizona 7,770 35,612 $4.47M
Oklahoma 6,670 35,540 $3.91M
Nebraska 5,043 34,897 $3.18M
Kansas 5,122 29,922 $2.97M
Iowa 4,404 28,877 $2.75M
Colorado 5,369 27,099 $3.11M
Wisconsin 4,753 26,722 $3.04M
Maryland 4,913 21,102 $2.9M
West Virginia 3,562 19,988 $2.18M
Oregon 3,346 18,297 $2.02M
Washington 3,042 15,681 $1.8M
Nevada 2,437 11,228 $1.36M
Rhode Island 1,667 11,060 $1.02M
Minnesota 1,893 10,026 $1.24M
Utah 2,025 9,600 $1.08M
Massachusetts 1,690 9,266 $1.07M
Hawaii 1,416 8,020 $880K
Idaho 1,405 7,475 $793K
South Dakota 1,165 7,339 $755K
North Dakota 997 6,068 $651K
New Mexico 1,224 5,864 $694K
Delaware 1,361 5,614 $856K
Montana 800 4,639 $497K
Wyoming 721 4,056 $461K
Maine 700 3,543 $480K
New Hampshire 696 3,412 $418K
Alaska 499 2,770 $295K
District of Columbia 572 2,711 $301K
Vermont 222 1,142 $147K
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. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 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 BYSTOLIC

Provider Medicare Claims City State
THANH NGUYEN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled712

GARDEN GROVE

California

JOSE RIVERO MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled704

CHRISTIANSBURG

Virginia

WEI SUN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled679

NEW YORK

New York

ELEONORA FEDONENKO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled673

LOS ANGELES

California

LALJI CHUDASAMA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled667

CLARK

New Jersey

LI LIU M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled655

MONTEREY PARK

California

RICARDO CORDIDO MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled644

HAMDEN

Connecticut

BORIS KHORETS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled641

BROOKLYN

New York

SEYDI AKSUT MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled627

SELMA

Alabama

HENRY CHEN M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled626

BROOKLYN

New York

SIMA MUSTER

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled618

BROOKLYN

New York

WILLIAM RHODES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled617

UNION POINT

Georgia

ANDERSON MEHRLE MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled616

BARTLESVILLE

Oklahoma

SALIM DABAGHI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled616

ANGLETON

Texas

ELISCER GUZMAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled587

NEW YORK

New York

VLAD NUSINOVICH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled584

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

RONALD STEVENS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled584

MINEOLA

New York

WASSIM CHOUCAIR M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled581

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

ZHAOYANG PAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled579

LOS ANGELES

California

MICHAEL GEER MD

Hypertension Specialist

Claims Filled570

HIXSON

Tennessee

JAMES CLIFFORD MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled566

ROCHELLE PARK

New Jersey

FRANKLIN WEFALD M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled563

SMITHFIELD

North Carolina

BOSHENG QIU M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled553

ALHAMBRA

California

IRENA PLESKOVA MD

Hematology Oncology

Claims Filled535

REGO PARK

New York

SCOTT MONNIN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled531

FRANKFORT

Kentucky