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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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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
JORGE ZAMORA-QUEZADA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled835

EDINBURG

Texas

LILIA WEXLEY M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled828

LOS ANGELES

California

HING WONG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled828

LOS ANGELES

California

ROBERT CHAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled816

ALHAMBRA

California

KYUNG HAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled810

LOS ANGELES

California

JASON PAEK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled809

WALNUT

California

JUNG BAE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled797

LOS ANGELES

California

JAMES JUNG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled764

LOS ANGELES

California

ELENA CHEBANOVA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled754

DENVER

Colorado

SHI-YIN WONG MD

General Practice

Claims Filled746

LOS ANGELES

California

GEORGE HALL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled746

NEW YORK

New York

CHAEWON SONG MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled741

GARDEN GROVE

California

HUNG NGUYEN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled739

GARDEN GROVE

California

MARK SONG MD, PHD

Nephrology

Claims Filled736

LOS ANGELES

California

PO LEW DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled723

ROSEMEAD

California

CHING-YIN LAM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled722

NEW YORK

New York

HANGJUN JANG M.D., PH.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled722

FLUSHING

New York

PRINCESS HATCHER D.P.M

Podiatrist, Foot Ankle Surgery

Claims Filled702

CORONA

California

HONG LIANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled700

ROSEMEAD

California

JIAN WEI ZHANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled696

NEW YORK

New York

SUNG-NAE BYUN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled693

LOS ANGELES

California

HSIAO- FEN CHEN M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled686

SAN GABRIEL

California

GALINA VAYNER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled684

NORCROSS

Georgia

YONG LIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled670

NEW YORK

New York

HONG KIM M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled666

GARDEN GROVE

California