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Prescriber Checkup » DEXILANT

DEXILANT

Treats erosive esophagitis, heartburn, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and other conditions caused by too much stomach acid. This medicine is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

170K
Medicare Part D Claims
$123M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 124,687 $18.3M
Florida 57,310 $8.78M
New York 57,055 $8.58M
Texas 49,474 $7.69M
Tennessee 39,267 $5.42M
Georgia 35,035 $5.04M
Pennsylvania 34,760 $5.28M
New Jersey 31,335 $5.05M
North Carolina 30,777 $4.48M
Ohio 25,867 $4.01M
West Virginia 20,193 $2.82M
Mississippi 19,503 $2.67M
Indiana 18,570 $2.86M
Illinois 17,939 $2.8M
Kentucky 17,361 $2.59M
Virginia 16,849 $2.53M
South Carolina 15,872 $2.33M
Connecticut 14,719 $2.3M
Louisiana 14,207 $2M
Missouri 13,739 $2.01M
Massachusetts 13,501 $2.05M
Arkansas 11,253 $1.6M
Alabama 11,185 $1.59M
Michigan 10,131 $1.65M
Arizona 9,553 $1.56M
Oklahoma 9,412 $1.43M
Maryland 8,210 $1.46M
Washington 8,148 $1.32M
Kansas 8,026 $1.2M
Maine 7,677 $1.3M
Wisconsin 6,560 $1.01M
Colorado 6,093 $969K
Rhode Island 5,827 $822K
Utah 5,822 $912K
Iowa 5,706 $834K
Oregon 5,378 $838K
Nevada 3,463 $524K
Idaho 2,798 $423K
Nebraska 2,709 $403K
Vermont 2,529 $432K
New Hampshire 2,412 $374K
Wyoming 2,412 $363K
Minnesota 2,382 $388K
New Mexico 2,093 $344K
Puerto Rico 1,911 $260K
Hawaii 1,810 $293K
South Dakota 1,689 $256K
Montana 1,532 $228K
Delaware 1,245 $225K
Alaska 973 $134K
North Dakota 724 $110K
District of Columbia 614 $97K
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for DEXILANT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MARIA HERNANDEZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CHICAGO

Illinois

WILLIAM PARKER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LEOMINSTER

Massachusetts

KENNETH LUCKMANN MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

OAK RIDGE

Tennessee

AGNES HAN M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

ATLANTA

Georgia

CECIL HOLBERT M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PHILIPPI

West Virginia

YONG CHANG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ARLINGTON

Texas

RICHARD CARUSO MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

LEWES

Delaware

DAVID LUCK MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LEBANON

Tennessee

JOHNNIE MOULTRIE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HOPE MILLS

North Carolina

PHILMA OPINALDO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

POPLAR BLUFF

Missouri

BARBARA GUILLETTE M.D.

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled50

WARWICK

Rhode Island

KOCHURANI PUTHUMANA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

COLONIAL HEIGHTS

Virginia

JEFFREY MARK M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

TURLOCK

California

THANH VU D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

WICHITA

Kansas

AJIT KHAIRA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

FRESNO

California

ROBERT SPRUILL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MOULTRIE

Georgia

QUAN LE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HOUSTON

Texas

RAJITHA CSUDAE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WORCESTER

Massachusetts

JONATHAN KAPLAN M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

DELRAY BEACH

Florida

JAMES ISERNIA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MARTINSVILLE

Virginia

ARON RUBIN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled50

STATEN ISLAND

New York

DAVID VARON M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

CONCORD

California

HECTOR SALEMI-CASTRO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN BERNARDINO

California

JOHN ROGERS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

LA PORTE

Indiana

CARLOS RICOTTI MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled50

WARREN

Ohio