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GLYBURIDE MICRONIZED

Glyburide is an anti-diabetic drug. It stimulates your body to make more insulin to lower blood sugar. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Glyburide

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

167K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 550 of 3238

$2.2M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1251 of 3238

33,636
Patients

Rank: 604 of 3238

22,569
Prescribers

Rank: 559 of 3238

User Reviews of Related Drug Glyburide »

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46%

of people say

it's worth it

33%

of people say

it worked well

20%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Texas 2,776 11,924 $155K
Pennsylvania 1,619 7,770 $101K
Ohio 1,681 7,407 $120K
North Carolina 1,220 6,577 $78.4K
Florida 1,635 6,574 $90.9K
Illinois 1,340 6,465 $89.1K
Tennessee 1,266 6,003 $80.1K
Michigan 1,444 5,576 $90.5K
New York 1,219 5,408 $84.7K
Georgia 934 5,162 $66.5K
Kentucky 933 5,107 $72.6K
Louisiana 935 4,773 $57.6K
Indiana 1,047 4,543 $68.3K
Mississippi 730 4,019 $40.9K
Virginia 778 3,607 $53.4K
Alabama 609 3,146 $33K
Missouri 564 2,982 $40.4K
New Jersey 599 2,733 $42.6K
Wisconsin 571 2,710 $43.2K
Kansas 470 2,258 $28.4K
South Carolina 419 2,157 $29.4K
California 522 2,148 $37K
Arkansas 426 2,123 $22.3K
Oklahoma 440 2,119 $28.2K
Iowa 390 1,992 $21.7K
Massachusetts 347 1,738 $27.4K
Washington 372 1,579 $21.9K
Nebraska 279 1,466 $17.4K
Connecticut 304 1,370 $22.3K
West Virginia 258 1,135 $14.7K
Arizona 268 1,090 $15.1K
Hawaii 237 1,066 $13.6K
Minnesota 185 856 $10.3K
Maryland 210 836 $14.8K
Colorado 204 812 $13.4K
Maine 196 812 $14.2K
Oregon 162 681 $9,027
North Dakota 110 517 $5,099
South Dakota 94 497 $7,953
Rhode Island 76 454 $5,631
Nevada 119 428 $6,492
Utah 95 377 $5,839
Montana 76 347 $4,028
New Hampshire 79 340 $5,330
Vermont 68 322 $5,033
Alaska 52 317 $3,600
New Mexico 74 289 $4,135
Delaware 68 241 $5,445
Idaho 46 211 $2,654
Wyoming 46 167 $2,560
District of Columbia 34 $759
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. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 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 GLYBURIDE MICRONIZED

Provider Medicare Claims City State
LARA KING FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled92

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

MANUEL MATEO LOPEZ 11772

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled92

TOA ALTA

Puerto Rico

BARBARA VILUSHIS DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled91

HAZLETON

Pennsylvania

GILFREDY ACEVEDO M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled91

PATILLAS

Puerto Rico

H SLEESMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled91

COLUMBUS

Ohio

STEPHEN RYDZAK MD

Adolescent Medicine

Claims Filled89

TYLER

Texas

MANUEL ALEGRE

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled89

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

MARK CRUMP MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled89

CAMDEN

Arkansas

ROBERTO CALDERON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled89

BRONX

New York

RAMONA RODRIGUEZ M.D

General Practice

Claims Filled88

SAN GERMAN

Puerto Rico

WALTER GAMAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled88

IRVING

Texas

JULIAN MUNOZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled88

HIALEAH

Florida

SPENCER KEPNER PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled87

MIFFLINTOWN

Pennsylvania

JOSE FIGUEROA M. D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled87

AUSTELL

Georgia

EDWARD BUJOLD MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled87

GRANITE FALLS

North Carolina

ROBERT CLARY D.O. P C

Family Medicine

Claims Filled87

SHELBY

Montana

MARIA PARRILLA M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled87

VEGA ALTA

Puerto Rico

RAFAEL ALVAREZ MD

General Practice

Claims Filled85

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

FRANK LOPEZ VIZCARRONDO

General Practice

Claims Filled85

VEGA ALTA

Puerto Rico

STEVEN QUEEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled85

SYLVA

North Carolina

LUMEN VERA COLON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled84

AIBONITO

Puerto Rico

EMILY CHATSKIS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled84

CHICAGO

Illinois

LARRY BURNETT DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled84

SALINA

Kansas

IVAN AYALA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled84

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

DANIEL HOFFMAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled83

MOUNT VERNON

Illinois