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DICYCLOMINE HCL

Dicyclomine is used to treat the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome. Dicyclomine is in a class of medications called anticholinergics. It relieves muscle spasms in the gastrointestinal tract by blocking the activity of a certain natural substance in the body. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

843K
Medicare Part D Claims
$11.4M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
Florida 135,198 $993K
California 89,198 $996K
Texas 85,275 $699K
Ohio 68,611 $687K
Pennsylvania 64,756 $571K
New York 55,213 $485K
Tennessee 54,175 $488K
Illinois 45,212 $395K
North Carolina 44,920 $411K
Missouri 43,861 $411K
Michigan 39,048 $358K
Georgia 38,967 $346K
Puerto Rico 37,367 $228K
Indiana 37,038 $362K
Kentucky 35,035 $333K
New Jersey 31,352 $251K
Alabama 29,204 $254K
Virginia 27,516 $260K
Louisiana 22,146 $174K
Mississippi 21,815 $191K
South Carolina 20,091 $177K
Arizona 19,836 $176K
Washington 19,578 $187K
Arkansas 18,183 $158K
Oklahoma 17,026 $167K
Wisconsin 16,777 $166K
West Virginia 14,967 $127K
Massachusetts 14,396 $134K
Colorado 14,204 $189K
Kansas 12,450 $115K
Maryland 11,159 $105K
Iowa 10,037 $81.3K
Oregon 9,772 $99.2K
Connecticut 8,452 $72.9K
Minnesota 7,407 $69.6K
Nebraska 7,367 $63.2K
Nevada 6,279 $56.7K
New Mexico 6,126 $51.9K
Maine 5,268 $51.3K
Idaho 4,078 $39.3K
New Hampshire 3,867 $36.5K
Utah 3,843 $29.6K
Rhode Island 3,590 $29.9K
Montana 3,507 $34K
Delaware 3,428 $37.1K
Hawaii 2,472 $21.8K
Vermont 1,470 $13.8K
South Dakota 1,467 $13.3K
North Dakota 1,287 $13.7K
Wyoming 1,160 $11K
Alaska 676 $7,305
District of Columbia 642 $5,423
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for DICYCLOMINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JAMES GOFF M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled53

SPOKANE

Washington

WILLIAM DENTON M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled53

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

SANDRA GIBBS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

COCHRAN

Georgia

BENJAMIN WALSH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

CROSSETT

Arkansas

CHRISTIAN JONES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

COUNCIL BLUFFS

Iowa

DAVID GEHRING MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

WOODBURY

New Jersey

TERROLL RAMSEY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

SAPULPA

Oklahoma

JOSE TENDERO M.D

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled53

HIALEAH

Florida

JAMES ROBERTS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

BROOKHAVEN

Mississippi

LISA STONE M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled53

BEAVERCREEK

Ohio

JEUNG AHN M>D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

NEW PARIS

Ohio

PAUL MONIZ DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

FARMINGTON

Missouri

SCOTT SMITH D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

ALUM CREEK

West Virginia

KENNETH DODGE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

FRANKLIN

Tennessee

KIRANMAYE TIRIVEEDHI M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled53

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

ROHITAS AGARWAL M.D.

Claims Filled53

APOPKA

Florida

IDELLA JOHNSON PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled53

TAZEWELL

Tennessee

DAVID NGUYEN D O PA

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

PINELLAS PARK

Florida

YOGESHKUMAR PATEL M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled53

ABILENE

Texas

WILLIAM MCKAY DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

NIZAR RAMZAN M.D.,

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled53

SCOTTSDALE

Arizona

JAMES RODGERS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

GREENEVILLE

Tennessee

JON BEALL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

JACKSON

Mississippi

RICHARD FAWCETT M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

SALEM

Ohio

VIRAL PATEL D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

CRITTENDEN

Kentucky