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ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE

Zolpidem is used to treat insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep). Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

10.1M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 31 of 3362

$79.6M
Retail Cost

Rank: 293 of 3362

2,134,655
Patients

Rank: 40 of 3362

362,959
Prescribers

Rank: 33 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 247,725 1,074,653 $9.26M
New York 156,743 791,522 $5.3M
Florida 174,357 725,748 $5.63M
Texas 147,117 660,970 $5.31M
Pennsylvania 87,207 426,243 $3.15M
North Carolina 83,714 426,197 $3.39M
Georgia 75,888 366,799 $3.05M
Ohio 73,877 349,660 $3.24M
New Jersey 67,118 298,199 $2.53M
Tennessee 56,561 280,097 $1.9M
Michigan 65,724 271,610 $2.14M
Illinois 63,591 268,682 $2.26M
Missouri 45,322 234,250 $1.97M
South Carolina 43,661 209,128 $1.52M
Alabama 43,692 208,704 $1.38M
Virginia 42,988 191,707 $1.67M
Massachusetts 37,451 190,925 $1.45M
Indiana 39,388 185,750 $1.61M
Louisiana 36,351 172,725 $1.3M
Arizona 42,860 164,971 $1.46M
Wisconsin 33,320 159,619 $1.43M
Kentucky 30,061 153,342 $1.28M
Washington 36,670 151,172 $1.16M
Oklahoma 28,769 140,348 $1.21M
Arkansas 26,988 132,143 $955K
Connecticut 26,812 129,293 $1.17M
Colorado 31,877 128,533 $1.11M
Mississippi 24,239 121,041 $901K
Maryland 26,889 120,497 $1.01M
Minnesota 27,068 119,643 $994K
Oregon 23,642 96,693 $652K
Kansas 19,317 96,611 $784K
Iowa 20,075 90,885 $687K
West Virginia 15,398 81,588 $622K
Utah 17,585 80,558 $581K
Nevada 18,928 74,670 $575K
Nebraska 11,542 56,061 $457K
Idaho 11,226 47,911 $356K
New Mexico 11,927 46,946 $414K
Maine 9,425 42,382 $331K
Rhode Island 7,467 40,247 $282K
New Hampshire 7,743 36,730 $307K
Delaware 6,705 30,672 $292K
Montana 6,825 28,192 $218K
Hawaii 6,920 24,032 $188K
South Dakota 4,881 21,005 $170K
Vermont 4,279 19,935 $175K
North Dakota 4,287 18,596 $163K
District of Columbia 3,380 13,207 $109K
Wyoming 3,034 12,194 $100K
Alaska 2,183 9,563 $87.4K
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 ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
NASIM YACOB MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled98

ZEELAND

Michigan

PHILIP WAALKES DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled58

ZEELAND

Michigan

MICHAEL DIAL PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled73

ZEBULON

North Carolina

FARASAT ASHRAF M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled77

ZEBULON

North Carolina

SHELLY WEST MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled126

ZEBULON

North Carolina

DEAN BLAKELEY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled131

ZEBULON

North Carolina

MUKESH RANGWANI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled84

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

AJAY SHARMA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled215

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

ROGER BALOGH MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled69

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

AVNEET HIRA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled239

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

ANGELA PICKENS CNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled53

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

ISMET OZKAZANC M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled128

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

PAUL KNIGHT MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled85

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

MARIA JAMIOLKOWSKI DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

PHILIP SHORT M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled92

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

ANTHONY FLAREY DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled90

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

WILLIAM SHADE

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled120

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

PERRY KALIS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled103

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

DOUGLAS MYERS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled77

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

MICHAEL BOBB DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

MICHAEL ZIMMERER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled77

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

GREGORY KELSO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled107

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

RONALD HARVEY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled69

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

SHELLY DUNMYER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled69

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

THOMAS FORRESTAL

Family Medicine

Claims Filled100

ZANESVILLE

Ohio