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ENBREL

ETANERCEPT

Enbrel (Etanercept) is a biologic response modifier. It works in the immune system to block a protein called TNF (tumor necrosis factor). Blocking TNF relieves symptoms and prevents disease progression. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

375K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 398 of 3362

$1.2B
Retail Cost

Rank: 16 of 3362

53,450
Patients

Rank: 523 of 3362

16,149
Prescribers

Rank: 681 of 3362

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58%

of people say

it's worth it

51%

of people say

it worked well

19%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 5,887 42,558 $124M
New York 4,125 27,584 $92.3M
Texas 4,276 27,359 $90.5M
Florida 3,872 25,434 $82.8M
Michigan 2,632 18,963 $59.5M
Pennsylvania 2,252 15,028 $50.8M
Ohio 2,060 14,802 $46.6M
North Carolina 1,878 12,323 $40.8M
Illinois 1,766 11,586 $38.8M
Georgia 1,710 11,475 $37.3M
New Jersey 1,700 10,281 $38.6M
Massachusetts 1,439 9,935 $31.3M
Tennessee 1,357 9,433 $29.6M
Indiana 1,162 7,948 $26.1M
Arizona 1,155 7,839 $24.5M
Washington 1,159 7,637 $24.2M
Virginia 1,081 7,074 $23.2M
Missouri 1,002 6,952 $22.1M
Kentucky 996 6,934 $21.4M
Wisconsin 907 6,609 $20.3M
Minnesota 884 6,525 $20.4M
Alabama 894 6,457 $19.6M
South Carolina 825 5,445 $19.1M
Louisiana 710 5,079 $15.5M
Colorado 728 4,745 $15M
Oregon 640 4,515 $13.4M
Oklahoma 680 4,313 $13.9M
Connecticut 640 4,008 $13.6M
Maryland 558 3,638 $12.7M
Arkansas 476 3,502 $10.6M
West Virginia 440 3,290 $9.93M
Mississippi 443 3,232 $9.58M
Iowa 339 2,739 $7.98M
New Mexico 348 2,362 $7.52M
Utah 322 2,191 $7M
Nevada 359 2,168 $6.7M
Kansas 293 2,084 $6.67M
Montana 253 1,944 $5.56M
Nebraska 223 1,734 $5.11M
New Hampshire 263 1,599 $5.24M
Maine 260 1,535 $5.27M
Idaho 216 1,271 $3.75M
Rhode Island 163 1,186 $3.46M
Delaware 183 1,065 $4.18M
Vermont 138 979 $3.15M
Hawaii 138 907 $2.75M
South Dakota 125 858 $2.53M
North Dakota 80 543 $1.64M
Alaska 85 525 $1.78M
Wyoming 70 511 $1.56M
District of Columbia 69 423 $1.29M
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 ENBREL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOSETTE JOHNSON M. D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled262

GREENVILLE

South Carolina

ROBERT LEFF

Rheumatology

Claims Filled261

DULUTH

Minnesota

CHARLES KING M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled259

TUPELO

Mississippi

DAVID LURIE M. D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled259

JOHNSON CITY

Tennessee

KATHY LYNN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled257

MACON

Georgia

SHAIKH ALI MD PA

Rheumatology

Claims Filled257

TOMBALL

Texas

ROSEMARIE JEFFERY MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled256

MUNCIE

Indiana

JULIO BRAVO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled255

WINSTON SALEM

North Carolina

CHARLES BONISKE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled254

VISALIA

California

ANDREW RAYNOR M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled252

AKRON

Ohio

HIMMAT GILL M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled251

FRESNO

California

ROBERT FOGARI MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled251

JERSEY CITY

New Jersey

HASSAN ALISSA MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled250

SAN MARCOS

Texas

GIRISHKUMAR SONPAL M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled248

WHITESTONE

New York

ROBERT HYLLAND M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled245

MUSKEGON

Michigan

EUGENE MCDANALD M.D

Rheumatology

Claims Filled244

EL PASO

Texas

KENNETH WASSER M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled243

TINTON FALLS

New Jersey

BOB SHAPIRO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled242

SACRAMENTO

California

GILBERT GELFAND M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled242

WHITTIER

California

MICHAEL MINITER M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled241

ROCK ISLAND

Illinois

JEFFRY BIEBER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled240

JOHNSON CITY

Tennessee

ROBERTO LEON-PEREZ MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled240

PONCE

Puerto Rico

ALEXANDER TORRES MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled239

SEBRING

Florida

BARRY EIBSCHUTZ M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled239

SAN LUIS OBISPO

California

BARBARA MCINTOSH-MOORE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled238

GRAND BLANC

Michigan