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HYDRALAZINE HCL

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At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

4.03M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 84 of 3362

$86.7M
Retail Cost

Rank: 267 of 3362

790,599
Patients

Rank: 108 of 3362

231,124
Prescribers

Rank: 87 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 89,237 403,057 $10.6M
Texas 65,007 292,577 $6.55M
Florida 60,248 273,273 $5.25M
New York 50,864 268,747 $5.78M
Georgia 41,052 224,012 $4.5M
Ohio 36,194 182,264 $4.04M
Illinois 35,818 181,141 $3.92M
Pennsylvania 33,462 178,445 $3.72M
North Carolina 30,907 167,222 $3.15M
Michigan 36,499 164,654 $3.65M
Tennessee 27,956 141,838 $2.77M
Alabama 21,325 105,786 $2.23M
Missouri 18,609 99,510 $2M
Virginia 19,370 93,376 $1.89M
New Jersey 20,070 93,362 $2M
Kentucky 17,367 91,252 $1.83M
Louisiana 17,186 88,003 $1.83M
Indiana 17,749 84,541 $1.81M
Maryland 16,114 72,143 $1.77M
South Carolina 13,532 68,900 $1.21M
Mississippi 12,601 68,674 $1.31M
Arizona 15,649 68,059 $1.51M
Wisconsin 11,000 55,673 $1.23M
Massachusetts 10,106 52,122 $1.27M
Minnesota 9,137 43,047 $1.09M
Washington 8,555 38,759 $807K
Arkansas 7,218 38,649 $712K
Oklahoma 7,938 37,033 $804K
Connecticut 6,204 30,847 $695K
Nevada 6,888 29,904 $660K
Iowa 5,341 28,659 $530K
West Virginia 5,684 27,897 $532K
Colorado 5,705 25,600 $545K
Oregon 5,103 23,948 $538K
Kansas 4,000 20,203 $391K
Nebraska 3,159 17,433 $322K
District of Columbia 2,796 12,632 $289K
New Mexico 2,829 12,217 $269K
Maine 2,498 11,479 $291K
Rhode Island 1,882 10,918 $246K
Delaware 2,784 10,618 $299K
Hawaii 2,289 10,228 $271K
North Dakota 1,385 6,920 $144K
South Dakota 1,189 6,647 $130K
New Hampshire 1,187 5,130 $111K
Utah 1,317 5,060 $107K
Idaho 1,044 4,581 $96.2K
Montana 594 2,598 $46.1K
Wyoming 532 2,562 $45K
Alaska 300 1,756 $27K
Vermont 334 1,475 $31.2K
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 HYDRALAZINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MOHAMMAD IQBAL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled454

KINSTON

North Carolina

STEVEN GUBIN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled453

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

CARMEL BARRAU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled453

MIAMI

Florida

AMIR HAJIMOMENIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled452

NORFOLK

Virginia

EDWARD CARLOS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled452

MOBILE

Alabama

NABIL TADROS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled451

NORFOLK

Virginia

TERRY BAUL M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled450

DETROIT

Michigan

MALCOLM BROWN MD

General Practice

Claims Filled450

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

VICTORIANO VALDEZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled448

EAGLE PASS

Texas

MUFADDAL KHEDA MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled448

ALBANY

Georgia

BERNADETTE DEOGAYGAY M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled444

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

JOSEPH CONTI D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled439

LAUREL SPRINGS

New Jersey

ADEYINKA AGBETOYIN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled434

JACKSON

Tennessee

CHARLES ELLIOTT MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled433

RIPLEY

Mississippi

SYED RAB MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled429

HAMMOND

Louisiana

LAINA FEINSTEIN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled428

SOUTHFIELD

Michigan

LOWELL CLARK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled428

BUSHNELL

Florida

HARDING YOUNG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled425

LYNWOOD

California

VLADIMIR MOLIVER M.D.,D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled422

NEW YORK

New York

STEPHEN EVANS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled422

BUFFALO

New York

KUSUM GARG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled421

FAYETTEVILLE

North Carolina

SHAZIA KHAN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled421

NEWMAN

Georgia

ARLETHA ANDERSON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled420

DETROIT

Michigan

RAVI SREERAMA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled420

CLARKSVILLE

Texas

MICHAEL SHARPE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled419

JACKSONVILLE

Florida