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ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE

Zolpidem is used to treat insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep). Zolpidem belongs to a class of medications called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012
Totals only include the 50 U.S. States and Washington D.C.

11.7M
Medicare Part D Claims
$87.8M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 1,318,580 $9.45M
Florida 1,017,929 $7.93M
New York 875,535 $6.97M
Texas 763,605 $5.44M
Pennsylvania 475,958 $3.49M
North Carolina 449,439 $3.27M
Georgia 404,452 $2.92M
Ohio 394,029 $4.02M
Tennessee 353,459 $2.4M
New Jersey 336,042 $2.38M
Illinois 324,250 $2.46M
Michigan 287,966 $2.16M
Missouri 265,504 $1.91M
Alabama 262,417 $1.65M
Louisiana 225,890 $1.44M
Virginia 224,524 $1.95M
South Carolina 220,751 $1.59M
Indiana 214,365 $1.76M
Kentucky 198,678 $1.6M
Arizona 198,101 $1.87M
Massachusetts 198,095 $1.59M
Washington 185,829 $1.25M
Wisconsin 177,836 $1.36M
Oklahoma 168,561 $1.29M
Mississippi 163,374 $1.04M
Arkansas 161,254 $1.01M
Minnesota 151,483 $1.1M
Colorado 151,257 $1.13M
Connecticut 142,678 $1.13M
Oregon 137,210 $957K
Maryland 124,691 $939K
Iowa 116,834 $770K
Kansas 110,577 $799K
Nevada 103,312 $728K
West Virginia 100,562 $734K
Utah 96,923 $714K
Nebraska 70,131 $471K
New Mexico 65,935 $508K
Idaho 65,735 $595K
Maine 52,077 $404K
Rhode Island 46,654 $604K
New Hampshire 40,685 $318K
Montana 38,196 $310K
Delaware 30,089 $235K
Hawaii 29,226 $298K
South Dakota 27,340 $205K
North Dakota 22,913 $168K
Vermont 22,566 $151K
Wyoming 15,902 $112K
District of Columbia 12,117 $81.2K
Alaska 11,654 $129K
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?

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Top prescribers for ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
FELIX MORRIS M.D.

Claims Filled588

FLORENCE

Alabama

BRYAN MCCLELLAND M.D.

Claims Filled92

ALABASTER

Alabama

GILBERTO SANCHEZ MD

Claims Filled307

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

MUHAMMAD ALI M.D.

Claims Filled187

JASPER

Alabama

KAREN CALLAHAN MD

Claims Filled246

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

JAMES GEWIN MD

Claims Filled202

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

JAMES CRUMB M.D.

Claims Filled172

MOBILE

Alabama

UNIV OF ALABAMA HOSPITALS PHARMACY

Claims Filled52

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

PARK CHITTOM

Claims Filled88

SELMA

Alabama

MICHAEL LABANOWSKI M.D.

Claims Filled198

DOTHAN

Alabama

MARIE CEBERT D.O.

Claims Filled58

HUNTSVILLE

Alabama

JUSTIN CAMPBELL

Claims Filled52

OPELIKA

Alabama

ROBERT SMITH

Claims Filled92

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

MOHAMED ALDAHER

Claims Filled56

SYLACAUGA

Alabama

CHARLES VAN VALKENBURG

Claims Filled64

DOTHAN

Alabama

MICHAEL ROBINSON

Claims Filled62

WEDOWEE

Alabama

JOE HOWELL M.D.

Addiction Substance Use Disorder Counselor

Claims Filled101

AUTAUGAVILLE

Alabama

PUNURU REDDY MD

Personal Emergency Response Attendant

Claims Filled160

DECATUR

Alabama

JEFFREY PRICE M.D.

Medical Genetics, PhD Medical Genetics

Claims Filled230

CLANTON

Alabama

JAMES HASSELL MD

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled111

CHATOM

Alabama

GARY NEWSOM M.D.

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled129

TUSCALOOSA

Alabama

RONNIE LEWIS MD

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled151

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama

STEPHEN WINSTON MD

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled90

FAIRHOPE

Alabama

DOUGLAS GINAS DO

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled233

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama

WILLIAM BINGHAM MD

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled183

FAIRHOPE

Alabama