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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. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012
Totals only include the 50 U.S. States and Washington D.C.

7.85M
Medicare Part D Claims
$64.1M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 680,310 $5.95M
Florida 465,544 $4.22M
Texas 437,048 $3.69M
Ohio 357,813 $2.89M
Pennsylvania 357,118 $2.86M
New York 352,226 $2.94M
Massachusetts 335,143 $2.57M
North Carolina 287,968 $2.35M
Missouri 245,555 $1.88M
Tennessee 242,733 $1.98M
Illinois 230,206 $1.88M
Georgia 228,963 $1.76M
Michigan 211,040 $1.75M
Washington 210,238 $1.6M
Minnesota 192,333 $1.51M
Virginia 187,182 $1.53M
Alabama 184,525 $1.33M
Indiana 168,368 $1.55M
Kentucky 166,616 $1.29M
Arizona 154,237 $1.4M
Oregon 152,084 $1.24M
Wisconsin 148,042 $1.25M
New Jersey 127,959 $1.09M
Louisiana 126,512 $986K
Connecticut 121,805 $1.01M
South Carolina 121,475 $955K
Arkansas 114,318 $818K
Oklahoma 108,786 $971K
Iowa 107,754 $698K
Mississippi 100,240 $705K
Maryland 97,591 $765K
Colorado 96,374 $789K
Rhode Island 74,288 $543K
Kansas 74,073 $593K
West Virginia 69,446 $533K
Maine 63,149 $526K
Utah 61,557 $492K
New Mexico 53,938 $406K
Idaho 48,719 $435K
Nevada 44,795 $386K
New Hampshire 44,749 $395K
Nebraska 42,844 $288K
Montana 25,514 $202K
Vermont 23,773 $176K
North Dakota 20,622 $130K
South Dakota 20,543 $145K
Hawaii 18,789 $182K
Delaware 18,417 $190K
District of Columbia 10,542 $72.6K
Wyoming 10,498 $82.1K
Alaska 10,379 $88.8K
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 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for TRAZODONE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JESSE CAVENAR M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled80

HEIDELBERG

ZHIJIAN WANG PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled58

WINDSOR

RAFAEL CRUZ MENA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled2,087

RIO GRANDE

Puerto Rico

LUIS ROJAS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,372

RIO PIEDRAS

Puerto Rico

EFREN MANGUAL-CORDERO M.D

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,332

CABO ROJO

Puerto Rico

JOSE ALONSO ALONSO PSYCHIATRIST MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,222

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

JESUS RIVERO MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,169

CAROLINA

Puerto Rico

EDUARDO RENTAS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,074

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

MAGALY JOHNSON MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,026

MANATI

Puerto Rico

MARCO RODRIGUEZ APONTE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled881

PONCE

Puerto Rico

VICOTR MARIANO MERCEDES M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled859

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

JULIO FONTANEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled841

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

HECTOR RIVERA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled830

CAYEY

Puerto Rico

PEDRO OYOLA-NIEVES M.D.

Mental Health Counselor

Claims Filled801

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

FRANCISCO PARRA MD

Addiction Psychiatry

Claims Filled731

MANATI

Puerto Rico

JAPHET GAZTAMBIDE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled708

AGUADILLA

Puerto Rico

ARIEL ROJAS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled685

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

EDELMIRO RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled664

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

CESAR REYES M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled626

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

HARRY VARCARCEL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled625

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

JUDY RIVERA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled573

TOA ALTA

Puerto Rico

FRANCISCO C. PARRA, M.D. L.L.C.

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Mental Health Including Community Mental Health Center

Claims Filled537

MANATI

Puerto Rico

ANABEL LOPEZ-RIVERA M.D.

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Adult Mental Health

Claims Filled536

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

DIOGENES ADAMES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled532

CAROLINA

Puerto Rico

ANTONIO MILLAND TORRES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled504

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico