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JANUMET

SITAGLIPTIN PHOS/METFORMIN HCL

Janumet is an antidiabetic combination medicine. Metformin lowers the amount of sugar your body produces, and sitagliptin helps your body release more insulin. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

1.1M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 224 of 3362

$433M
Retail Cost

Rank: 56 of 3362

203,545
Patients

Rank: 300 of 3362

88,208
Prescribers

Rank: 275 of 3362

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44%

of people say

it's worth it

36%

of people say

it worked well

16%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 29,131 173,729 $65.9M
California 21,114 122,966 $45M
Texas 17,607 83,142 $35.4M
Florida 15,213 74,093 $29.9M
New Jersey 11,609 56,604 $24.6M
Pennsylvania 8,997 48,093 $19.4M
Ohio 8,702 43,805 $18.9M
North Carolina 6,067 33,126 $12.1M
Georgia 6,089 32,084 $12M
Tennessee 5,322 26,848 $10.5M
Illinois 4,906 24,483 $10.6M
Virginia 4,390 21,525 $9.06M
Michigan 4,488 20,235 $9.46M
Kentucky 3,691 20,192 $7.91M
South Carolina 3,652 19,446 $7.22M
Alabama 3,752 19,445 $7.69M
Indiana 3,960 18,949 $8.24M
Louisiana 3,274 18,481 $6.38M
Missouri 3,066 18,072 $6.39M
Mississippi 2,792 16,846 $5.56M
Connecticut 3,013 14,728 $6.44M
Oklahoma 2,474 12,817 $5.2M
Arizona 2,632 11,825 $5.32M
Maryland 2,656 11,238 $5.48M
West Virginia 1,892 10,162 $4M
Arkansas 1,536 9,261 $3.13M
Wisconsin 1,671 8,412 $3.62M
Colorado 1,453 7,202 $3M
Kansas 1,268 7,171 $2.67M
Hawaii 1,192 6,241 $2.58M
Iowa 998 5,874 $2.09M
Washington 1,091 5,293 $2.23M
Nevada 1,175 5,193 $2.33M
Massachusetts 1,059 5,158 $2.14M
Utah 973 4,992 $2.04M
Minnesota 862 4,239 $1.92M
Nebraska 565 3,343 $1.18M
New Mexico 687 3,185 $1.37M
Delaware 807 3,172 $1.7M
Oregon 590 2,793 $1.18M
South Dakota 447 2,742 $1M
Idaho 452 2,322 $913K
North Dakota 398 2,293 $904K
Rhode Island 372 2,100 $763K
Maine 396 1,809 $809K
New Hampshire 342 1,728 $738K
Wyoming 329 1,700 $684K
District of Columbia 355 1,652 $611K
Montana 283 1,497 $593K
Vermont 136 634 $302K
Alaska 102 606 $186K
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 JANUMET

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CHANG LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled404

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS

New Jersey

MIRNA MALDONADO VEGA MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled404

MANATI

Puerto Rico

MANVEL MAZMANYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled401

GLENDALE

California

RODOLFO GUZMAN M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled400

BRONX

New York

MOHAMMAD IBRAHIM MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled396

WEST PATERSON

New Jersey

CHANG LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled391

FLUSHING

New York

MELIZA MARTINEZ RODRIGUEZ MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled390

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

SIMA MUSTER

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled383

BROOKLYN

New York

MARIO MALDONADO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled383

COROZAL

Puerto Rico

YEVGENIA ZINGER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled381

BROOKLYN

New York

AYMAR RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled379

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

GENEKH IOFEL MD

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled375

LOS ANGELES

California

STELLA ILYAEV M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled374

REGO PARK

New York

KATHERINA CANALES M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled371

NEWARK

New Jersey

LARRY NEUMAN

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled363

NEW YORK

New York

DENISE CARO M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled363

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

VINAY KAPOOR M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled361

BAYSIDE

New York

DINA LIBERMAN M.D.

Allergy Immunology

Claims Filled361

BROOKLYN

New York

GARY REZNIK MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled357

LOS ANGELES

California

MICHAEL TAVDY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled353

BROOKLYN

New York

RICHARD JOO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled349

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS

New Jersey

MOHAMMED YOUSUFUDDIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled347

BROOKLYN

New York

IRENE PERLOFF D.O., M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled344

BROOKLYN

New York

JIN KIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled343

SUWANEE

Georgia

MANI USHYAROV M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled339

REGO PARK

New York