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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 2011

9.57M
Medicare Part D Claims
$111M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 1,259,680 $10.9M
Florida 950,502 $8.92M
New York 837,698 $8.59M
Texas 730,744 $7.35M
Pennsylvania 453,996 $4.71M
North Carolina 433,455 $4.37M
Ohio 384,252 $4.7M
Georgia 381,352 $3.88M
Tennessee 344,908 $2.95M
Illinois 312,052 $3M
New Jersey 304,383 $3.11M
Missouri 252,978 $2.64M
Michigan 248,584 $2.19M
Alabama 244,870 $2.44M
Puerto Rico 231,269 $1.85M
Virginia 215,340 $2.17M
Louisiana 206,989 $1.72M
Indiana 206,681 $2.05M
South Carolina 202,222 $2.02M
Kentucky 194,051 $1.8M
Arizona 183,065 $2.09M
Massachusetts 182,591 $2.91M
Washington 175,698 $1.58M
Wisconsin 164,778 $1.61M
Oklahoma 161,935 $1.73M
Mississippi 154,171 $1.31M
Arkansas 149,038 $1.38M
Minnesota 147,040 $1.21M
Colorado 139,920 $1.45M
Oregon 132,103 $1.17M
Connecticut 130,712 $1.43M
Maryland 120,636 $1.26M
Iowa 111,436 $903K
Kansas 104,211 $994K
West Virginia 96,439 $916K
Nevada 93,866 $785K
Utah 90,375 $920K
Nebraska 66,591 $596K
New Mexico 63,321 $603K
Idaho 61,736 $671K
Maine 49,843 $569K
Rhode Island 42,759 $721K
New Hampshire 38,085 $397K
Montana 35,896 $354K
Delaware 29,058 $349K
Hawaii 28,318 $402K
South Dakota 26,892 $231K
North Dakota 22,714 $204K
Vermont 22,101 $224K
Wyoming 14,974 $142K
District of Columbia 11,594 $111K
Alaska 11,013 $135K
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 »


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Top prescribers for ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DANIEL RIORDAN D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled90

WAUKESHA

Wisconsin

RAJESH TRIVEDI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled94

WEST BEND

Wisconsin

MARTHA HIDALGO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled74

EAU CLAIRE

Wisconsin

NATHAN GRUNWALD MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled71

MENASHA

Wisconsin

JAMES MAGLIOCCO D.O.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled110

WAUWATOSA

Wisconsin

JESSICA GEIGER NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled86

MARSHFIELD

Wisconsin

VYTAS KERPE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled100

SHEBOYGAN

Wisconsin

RIZWANULLAH ARAIN M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled54

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

JEFFREY MAEHL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled67

BROWN DEER

Wisconsin

GERALD BERMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled115

WAUKESHA

Wisconsin

KAREN LOOMANS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled58

MADISON

Wisconsin

REGINALD ADAMS D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled86

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

DANIEL ZIMMERMAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

RIVER FALLS

Wisconsin

JOHN BATTAGLIA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled57

MADISON

Wisconsin

LAURA KOENIG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

FORT ATKINSON

Wisconsin

STEPHEN KREUSER MD

General Practice

Claims Filled70

WASHBURN

Wisconsin

PAULA BANK M.D.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled93

VIROQUA

Wisconsin

JOANNA SETLA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled98

EAU CLAIRE

Wisconsin

MICHAEL SERGI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled101

FOND DU LAC

Wisconsin

SARAH MAUDLIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled107

RACINE

Wisconsin

JOHN PIRSCH MD

Transplant Surgery

Claims Filled53

MADISON

Wisconsin

SUZANNE GRIMM MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled108

SHEBOYGAN

Wisconsin

GARY SUSAG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled65

LA CROSSE

Wisconsin

KIM MERRIMAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled60

SHOREWOOD

Wisconsin

JILL SCHMITT MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled115

SHEBOYGAN

Wisconsin