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LIDODERM

LIDOCAINE

Treats nerve pain that is caused by herpes zoster, or "shingles. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

972K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 244 of 3362

$358M
Retail Cost

Rank: 73 of 3362

270,635
Patients

Rank: 248 of 3362

116,490
Prescribers

Rank: 218 of 3362

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60%

of people say

it's worth it

67%

of people say

it worked well

20%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 54,928 219,373 $79.4M
New York 32,206 126,024 $51M
Florida 17,959 55,617 $20.7M
Texas 14,923 45,435 $17.3M
New Jersey 9,904 36,400 $14.1M
Michigan 8,927 32,318 $11.8M
Pennsylvania 8,818 31,992 $11.1M
Illinois 8,063 31,911 $10.4M
Ohio 8,542 28,754 $10.2M
Massachusetts 8,294 27,127 $9.52M
Missouri 6,908 26,130 $9.56M
Georgia 7,189 24,127 $9.17M
North Carolina 6,851 22,478 $8.51M
Wisconsin 5,709 20,824 $6.72M
Connecticut 5,891 17,905 $6.73M
Washington 4,522 17,792 $6.08M
Virginia 5,023 16,858 $6.82M
Kentucky 4,420 16,596 $6.01M
Minnesota 4,794 15,636 $5.35M
Indiana 3,874 13,110 $4.9M
Maryland 3,905 13,012 $5.05M
Tennessee 3,546 11,461 $4.58M
Louisiana 2,787 9,391 $3.48M
Arizona 3,819 9,244 $3.64M
Colorado 2,670 9,242 $3.28M
Maine 2,750 8,933 $3.08M
Alabama 2,418 7,605 $2.88M
Kansas 1,893 6,611 $2.15M
Oregon 2,066 6,083 $2.1M
Mississippi 1,831 6,077 $2.37M
New Hampshire 1,840 5,588 $2.13M
South Carolina 1,903 5,473 $2.04M
Iowa 1,478 5,162 $1.6M
Oklahoma 1,718 5,145 $1.98M
Arkansas 1,115 3,788 $1.3M
Nebraska 1,108 3,710 $1.21M
West Virginia 1,126 3,451 $1.21M
Rhode Island 778 2,562 $867K
Hawaii 784 2,482 $953K
Nevada 845 2,472 $1.04M
Delaware 741 2,092 $842K
New Mexico 723 1,988 $647K
South Dakota 591 1,911 $597K
Utah 630 1,818 $717K
Montana 505 1,747 $565K
Vermont 547 1,610 $553K
North Dakota 456 1,530 $460K
Idaho 399 1,219 $437K
District of Columbia 416 1,139 $372K
Alaska 319 967 $374K
Wyoming 228 703 $241K
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 LIDODERM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ERNESTO ESTOR MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

CHICAGO

Illinois

LISA DISTEFANO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MARYVILLE

Missouri

LESTER SAUVAGE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SEATTLE

Washington

ROBERT BIGLER MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAFAYETTE

Indiana

BELLA SANDLER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

FOREST HILLS

New York

PATRICK KARL D.O.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled50

JESUP

Georgia

XING LIAN CHEN FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

RICHARD POWELL M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled50

LOS ANGELES

California

XIURONG HUANG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

CHICAGO

Illinois

RAVI PASSI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ROCKVILLE

Maryland

ANTONY HOU M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

UPLAND

California

PARVIZ NAZAR M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

RESEDA

California

STEPHEN RAPPAPORT M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

CHARLES WATT DO

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled50

ROGERSVILLE

Missouri

DONNA TRAN PHN

Registered Nurse, Community Health

Claims Filled50

SANTA ANA

California

MAUREEN KELLER D.O

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

DELRAN

New Jersey

ROBERT KORMENDI M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled50

BRIARWOOD

New York

TIMOTHY TOBIN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ESSEX

Connecticut

ANNA DEDONA DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BRICK

New Jersey

JOHN GLENN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

EASTMAN

Georgia

NGAI NGUYEN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

SAN JOSE

California

WAI KEI WONG NP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled50

ALHAMBRA

California

ABDUL MALIK MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

BROOKLYN

New York

JOHN GAIDRY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN DIEGO

California

LEON KRAYBILL MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled50

LANCASTER

Pennsylvania