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OXYCODONE-ACETAMINOPHEN

OXYCODONE HCL/ACETAMINOPHEN

Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Source: National Library of Medicine

Important Information About This Drug

Prescription opioids (painkillers) can help alleviate certain kinds of pain in the short term but carry serious health risks.

As many as one quarter of those receiving these drugs over a long period of time in a primary care setting struggle with addiction.

Read more about the appropriate use of these drugs and speak to your doctor about their risks.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

10.3M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 31 of 3395

$514M
Retail Cost

Rank: 51 of 3395

2,910,958
Patients

Rank: 29 of 3395

482,353
Prescribers

Rank: 12 of 3395

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

6.75M

2011

7.5M

2012

8.83M

2013

9.28M

2014

10.3M

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$184M

2011

$199M

2012

$260M

2013

$470M

2014

$514M

2015

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients without a low-income subsidy paid each year.

$24

2011

$24

2012

$33

2013

$41

2014

$47

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 314,483 984,782 $46.2M
Ohio 189,721 736,969 $31.8M
Pennsylvania 186,345 594,440 $25M
North Carolina 151,291 590,027 $31.6M
California 180,410 587,078 $38.3M
New York 212,481 562,225 $25.3M
Tennessee 122,728 460,962 $25.9M
Georgia 119,640 403,631 $21.4M
New Jersey 123,524 356,456 $13.9M
Arizona 100,719 296,758 $12.6M
Virginia 85,660 277,157 $11.6M
Missouri 73,148 273,735 $16.5M
Massachusetts 71,837 243,363 $8.24M
Indiana 56,855 241,265 $15.1M
Kentucky 60,319 240,955 $14.5M
Michigan 61,181 225,724 $15.3M
South Carolina 65,478 223,608 $12.3M
Alabama 62,296 219,595 $12.1M
Colorado 59,536 197,134 $8.89M
Louisiana 55,647 194,973 $10.7M
Washington 54,510 173,433 $6.99M
Wisconsin 46,466 173,423 $8.18M
Maryland 55,223 171,320 $8.01M
Minnesota 43,305 137,282 $4.71M
Oklahoma 36,577 130,191 $8.28M
Connecticut 44,438 126,613 $4.75M
Mississippi 32,938 120,335 $6.59M
Texas 38,470 118,529 $8.31M
Oregon 33,214 108,561 $4.79M
Illinois 33,028 107,713 $6.46M
Nevada 31,714 107,285 $6.41M
West Virginia 25,675 98,891 $5.54M
Arkansas 31,968 97,700 $5.33M
Kansas 26,770 95,875 $5.5M
Utah 25,759 87,704 $4.87M
New Mexico 18,919 64,699 $3.62M
Iowa 19,256 58,221 $2.4M
Delaware 14,508 45,336 $1.97M
Nebraska 13,610 44,312 $1.97M
New Hampshire 12,529 35,936 $1.18M
Idaho 10,711 34,503 $2.02M
Rhode Island 12,591 34,442 $1.02M
Maine 8,994 28,930 $1.3M
District of Columbia 9,253 23,280 $766K
Montana 7,169 22,589 $932K
Hawaii 8,081 18,860 $714K
Vermont 4,475 17,182 $684K
North Dakota 5,643 16,400 $633K
Wyoming 4,449 14,033 $715K
South Dakota 4,792 13,357 $536K
Alaska 3,868 12,330 $584K
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 2015 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.4 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 447,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. More than 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 OXYCODONE-ACETAMINOPHEN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MARIO LUCCA D.M.D.

Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Claims Filled50

BOSTON

Massachusetts

BARCLAY SAPPINGTON DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TULSA

Oklahoma

VESTINE KIZA PA

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

HUBER HEIGHTS

Ohio

HAL HOOPER MD

Urology

Claims Filled50

CLYDE

North Carolina

VERONICA REJON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

EDGERTON

Wisconsin

KENNETH GREENE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BALTIMORE

Maryland

MARINA TUDICO P.A.

Physician Assistant, Surgical

Claims Filled50

MAYFIELD HEIGHTS

Ohio

DOUGLAS OLKEN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HARBOR CITY

California

MARY BRUNS D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ROLLA

Missouri

JAMES NUGENT D.P.M.

Podiatrist

Claims Filled50

NEW BRITAIN

Connecticut

JOSHUA FISCHER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

EAST PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

WILLIAM GILBIRDS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

JEFFREY WELSCH PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

MADISON

Wisconsin

WILBERT CHETTY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ROANOKE RAPIDS

North Carolina

JAMES RODRIGUEZ D.O.

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled50

FARMINGTON HILLS

Michigan

RENE BADILLO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BEAR

Delaware

ABELARDO SOTELO M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled50

TUCSON

Arizona

TOM KIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PALOS HEIGHTS

Illinois

BRYAN BUNN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

CONCORD

North Carolina

RAJASINGAM JAYASINGAM M.D.

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled50

EDISON

New Jersey

JODEANNA SWEENEY FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

CENTRAL POINT

Oregon

JOSEPH LEWCUN DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

DRESHER

Pennsylvania

KEVIN ORR D.O.

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled50

MAYWOOD

Illinois

LISE SATTERFIELD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TOWSON

Maryland

BENJAMIN DROISEN MD

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled50

ORANGEBURG

South Carolina