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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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Alternatives:

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
TODD DAUGHERTY M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled121

KEENE

New Hampshire

LEONARD BAIDOO MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled121

CHICAGO

Illinois

MARK BOX MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled120

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

DAVID PETROS M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled120

CORPUS CHRISTI

Texas

MARK NIEMER M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled120

DUBUQUE

Iowa

MARY WEMPLE M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled119

SEATTLE

Washington

RICHARD OLSON M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled119

ROCKFORD

Illinois

NEHAD SOLOMAN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled119

PHOENIX

Arizona

NANCY BROWN D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled118

NORMAN

Oklahoma

MICHAEL BROOKS MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled118

CEDAR RAPIDS

Iowa

DAVID BATT MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled118

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

LADONNA PFETTSCHER ACNP

Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care

Claims Filled117

EVANSVILLE

Indiana

TARIQ MAHMOOD M.D.

Claims Filled116

UNION

New Jersey

BRUCE GOECKERITZ MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled115

WEST COLUMBIA

South Carolina

KAMRIN MACKI NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled114

GRAND FORKS

North Dakota

JEFFREY FAGGARD M.D

Rheumatology

Claims Filled114

MOBILE

Alabama

HOWARD FEINBERG DO

Rheumatology

Claims Filled114

ASHLAND

Kentucky

GEORGE SACHS MD, PHD

Neurology

Claims Filled112

PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

DANIEL HATHAWAY MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled112

SAINT PAUL

Minnesota

JAMES WILSON M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled111

ROCK HILL

South Carolina

LESLIE KERR MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled111

NEW YORK

New York

J DOCHERTY MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled110

SUMTER

South Carolina

TROY TAKAGISHI MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled110

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

HOPE STARKMAN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled109

BOYNTON BEACH

Florida

DOUGLAS HEMPEL M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled109

BROOKFIELD

Wisconsin