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AZATHIOPRINE

Imuran (Azathioprine) is an immunosuppressant medication. It blocks the production of the white blood cells that kill unfamiliar cells. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

406K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 386 of 3362

$13.7M
Retail Cost

Rank: 731 of 3362

75,959
Patients

Rank: 469 of 3362

43,468
Prescribers

Rank: 433 of 3362

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DMARDs Immunosuppressants

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 6,581 30,603 $1.14M
Texas 5,114 25,581 $788K
Florida 4,660 22,311 $678K
Pennsylvania 3,722 19,875 $722K
New York 3,564 18,675 $590K
Illinois 3,365 17,254 $595K
Ohio 3,282 17,102 $614K
North Carolina 2,821 15,662 $470K
Missouri 2,459 13,611 $454K
Wisconsin 2,310 12,641 $442K
Michigan 2,731 12,630 $503K
Tennessee 2,318 11,655 $364K
Indiana 2,236 11,502 $389K
Georgia 2,032 10,581 $307K
Washington 1,994 10,452 $381K
Minnesota 2,056 10,359 $460K
Massachusetts 1,776 9,730 $348K
Virginia 1,743 8,510 $294K
Alabama 1,520 8,394 $262K
Arizona 1,665 7,745 $245K
South Carolina 1,455 7,675 $225K
Oregon 1,444 7,670 $290K
Colorado 1,501 7,619 $282K
Kentucky 1,336 7,139 $241K
Iowa 1,015 6,273 $202K
New Jersey 1,328 6,215 $215K
Louisiana 1,071 5,779 $177K
Mississippi 923 5,340 $146K
Oklahoma 1,031 5,195 $166K
Kansas 840 4,691 $168K
Arkansas 786 4,467 $134K
Maryland 1,052 4,433 $179K
Connecticut 793 4,250 $136K
Nebraska 527 3,280 $109K
Utah 650 3,101 $117K
West Virginia 563 2,999 $96.3K
Nevada 584 2,902 $78.6K
Idaho 460 2,430 $85.2K
New Mexico 420 2,041 $72.3K
Montana 351 1,939 $68.4K
Maine 429 1,912 $70K
South Dakota 311 1,804 $65.4K
New Hampshire 378 1,776 $59.9K
Rhode Island 231 1,529 $44.2K
North Dakota 266 1,463 $57.4K
Hawaii 234 1,098 $37.5K
Vermont 148 749 $26.6K
Delaware 158 691 $29.6K
District of Columbia 138 622 $15.8K
Wyoming 86 476 $16.2K
Alaska 63 331 $10.2K
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 AZATHIOPRINE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MATTHEW BURTON MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled141

CINCINNATI

Ohio

JENNIFER MOTTO PA

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled140

EAU CLAIRE

Wisconsin

FARHEEN RASOOL M.D

Rheumatology

Claims Filled139

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

DANIEL STEIN M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled139

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

DAVID WEINBERG M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled137

BRIGHTON

Massachusetts

COREY HATFIELD D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled136

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

KAYVAN KAMALI M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled136

LONGVIEW

Texas

STEVEN KIMMEL MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled135

TAMARAC

Florida

ERICKA SIMPSON M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled135

HOUSTON

Texas

FAHED HAMADEH M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled133

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

ALEXANDRA GUTIERREZ MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled132

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

JAMES GORE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled131

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

DAVID TRUE D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled131

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

JUAN RODRIGUEZ MD

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled129

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

CRAIG SCOVILLE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled128

IDAHO FALLS

Idaho

LAVELLE ELLIS MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled127

SALINA

Kansas

GEORGIA ROANE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled125

CHARLESTON

South Carolina

KAREN RICE M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled125

JEFFERSON CITY

Missouri

JOHN BOZDECH MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled125

QUINCY

Illinois

DANIEL BRENNAN MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled124

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

JULIE STEPHAN

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled123

DALLAS

Texas

MITCHELL FUNG MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled123

FRESNO

California

ALEXANDRA VILLA FORTE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled122

CLEVELAND

Ohio

DON CHEATUM MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled122

DALLAS

Texas

BRENT FLICKINGER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled122

GAINESVILLE

Georgia