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TRAZODONE HCL

Trazodone is used to treat depression. Trazodone is in a class of medications called serotonin modulators. It works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

9.15M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 30 of 3238

$75.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 264 of 3238

1,758,565
Patients

Rank: 45 of 3238

308,818
Prescribers

Rank: 48 of 3238

User Reviews of Related Drug Trazodone »

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47%

of people say

it's worth it

20%

of people say

it worked well

27%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 176,323 778,723 $7M
Florida 121,082 571,321 $5.18M
Texas 115,963 537,352 $4.62M
New York 80,968 420,709 $3.42M
Ohio 80,097 412,651 $3.52M
Pennsylvania 72,203 404,388 $3.39M
Massachusetts 65,191 371,657 $2.83M
North Carolina 67,927 345,346 $2.8M
Tennessee 55,024 285,133 $2.32M
Missouri 48,950 271,243 $2.16M
Georgia 52,426 266,885 $2.14M
Michigan 56,986 265,088 $2.3M
Illinois 47,076 249,148 $2.11M
Washington 46,564 228,050 $1.75M
Alabama 44,290 223,648 $1.61M
Virginia 42,463 211,577 $1.79M
Minnesota 42,362 208,047 $1.71M
Indiana 40,005 196,534 $1.92M
Kentucky 36,584 191,801 $1.53M
Arizona 37,116 172,997 $1.49M
Oregon 34,329 167,236 $1.31M
Wisconsin 30,514 165,276 $1.46M
New Jersey 29,130 147,413 $1.25M
Louisiana 29,417 145,750 $1.14M
Connecticut 25,397 143,101 $1.18M
South Carolina 28,566 137,488 $1.11M
Arkansas 23,997 128,915 $937K
Iowa 20,302 119,914 $795K
Oklahoma 23,683 118,773 $1.07M
Maryland 24,095 115,197 $950K
Colorado 25,454 112,739 $1M
Mississippi 21,206 108,054 $759K
Kansas 16,627 88,194 $728K
Rhode Island 13,982 83,497 $644K
West Virginia 14,548 79,363 $618K
Utah 14,857 70,549 $560K
Maine 13,369 68,645 $586K
New Mexico 13,765 60,689 $482K
Nevada 12,487 53,935 $466K
Idaho 10,711 53,066 $419K
Nebraska 9,248 52,001 $362K
New Hampshire 9,590 48,847 $438K
Montana 5,439 28,054 $208K
North Dakota 4,700 25,255 $160K
Vermont 4,688 24,431 $184K
South Dakota 4,363 24,426 $168K
Delaware 4,997 23,618 $243K
Hawaii 4,743 21,817 $197K
District of Columbia 3,133 13,229 $101K
Wyoming 2,188 11,078 $84.7K
Alaska 1,772 10,538 $77K
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. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 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 TRAZODONE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JENNY RILEY

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ZUNI

New Mexico

KIMBERLY GATZIMOS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled136

ZIONSVILLE

Indiana

MATTHEW BOBZIEN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled72

ZIONSVILLE

Indiana

PUJA SINGH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled63

ZIONSVILLE

Indiana

CLARENCE ENGSTROM MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled89

ZION

Illinois

WALLACE DONALDSON M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled100

ZILLAH

Washington

JOYCE NINNEMANN ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled66

ZILLAH

Washington

CHRISTOPHER GARCIA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled128

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

DOMINIC GONZALEZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled115

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

SYLVIA HAZELWOOD ARNP-C

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled279

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

PAUL HUGHES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

PIUS JACOB M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled659

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

LOKIE INDAR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled54

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

DONALD KATZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled62

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

SAMIR KAPOOR M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled151

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

BARKAT KHAN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled542

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

SALMA AKHTER DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled82

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

AMBREEN ALAM D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled193

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

IRIS BRACKEN ARNP-C

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled146

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

JUAN CEVALLOS MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled127

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

SANTO CRAVOTTA ARNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled60

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

VIJAY DESAI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled177

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

TIMOTHY CONNOR MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled173

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

SHIFA MALIK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled141

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

ROSHAN MAHTANI MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled54

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida