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COMBIVENT

Combivent is a combination medicine. It contains two bronchodilators (ipratropium and albuterol), which relax muscles in your lungs to open airways and make breathing easier. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

767K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 273 of 3238

$214M
Retail Cost

Rank: 114 of 3238

327,565
Patients

Rank: 207 of 3238

145,620
Prescribers

Rank: 167 of 3238

User Reviews of COMBIVENT »

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63%

of people say

it's worth it

36%

of people say

it worked well

14%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 26,006 57,525 $16.5M
Florida 23,752 53,213 $14.6M
New York 19,365 46,457 $12.7M
Texas 20,493 42,863 $12.4M
Pennsylvania 14,387 35,606 $9.59M
North Carolina 13,726 32,990 $8.93M
Ohio 12,902 29,649 $8.6M
Missouri 11,614 28,541 $7.72M
Georgia 11,683 27,902 $7.45M
Illinois 11,530 27,399 $7.69M
Tennessee 10,355 25,500 $7.05M
Michigan 11,055 23,778 $7.4M
Kentucky 8,149 20,551 $5.58M
Indiana 9,210 20,476 $6.19M
Wisconsin 8,078 18,834 $5.26M
Massachusetts 7,956 18,641 $5.08M
Washington 6,442 15,373 $4.1M
Virginia 6,643 15,332 $4.33M
South Carolina 6,055 13,976 $3.85M
New Jersey 5,967 13,683 $3.8M
Alabama 5,769 13,336 $3.7M
Louisiana 5,470 12,640 $3.35M
Oregon 5,230 12,454 $3.37M
Oklahoma 4,863 11,586 $3.3M
Minnesota 4,991 11,575 $3.24M
Arkansas 4,463 10,821 $3M
Colorado 4,642 10,464 $2.94M
Arizona 4,726 10,202 $2.88M
Maryland 4,703 9,853 $2.88M
Iowa 3,836 9,350 $2.5M
Mississippi 3,844 9,217 $2.56M
Maine 3,247 7,742 $2.26M
West Virginia 3,034 7,614 $2.08M
Kansas 3,022 7,050 $1.93M
Connecticut 2,963 6,742 $1.9M
Rhode Island 1,802 4,628 $1.18M
Nevada 2,015 4,435 $1.3M
Nebraska 1,887 4,401 $1.18M
Idaho 1,828 4,391 $1.22M
New Hampshire 1,863 4,255 $1.21M
Montana 1,635 3,742 $1.03M
New Mexico 1,735 3,635 $1000K
Vermont 1,293 3,258 $958K
Utah 1,323 3,008 $833K
Hawaii 1,107 2,509 $669K
Delaware 893 1,889 $615K
Alaska 672 1,553 $435K
North Dakota 646 1,457 $388K
District of Columbia 587 1,240 $321K
South Dakota 500 1,171 $313K
Wyoming 507 1,159 $320K
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 COMBIVENT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CARLOS IGLESIAS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled323

CORAL GABLES

Florida

JORGE SANCHEZ-MASIQUES MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled255

MIAMI

Florida

REUVEN MOSHENYAT

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled199

BROOKLYN

New York

CESAR RAMIREZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled182

MIAMI

Florida

ERNESTO MEJIA MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled176

MORRISTOWN

Tennessee

DANIEL POTTS MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled176

CHESTERFIELD

Missouri

FREDERICK DUGGAN M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled175

MERIDIAN

Mississippi

HUAN LE M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled169

SAN DIEGO

California

DAVID COFFEY MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled167

ONEIDA

Tennessee

ROBERT GALLAHER MD FCCP FACP

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled162

KINSTON

North Carolina

MOHAMMAD-ALI EL-HARAKEH MD

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled148

PRESCOTT

Arizona

RICHARD HUYNH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled139

SAN FRANCISCO

California

WILLY CHUA MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled138

MIAMI

Florida

JACK HUYNH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled135

SAN FRANCISCO

California

MARA DE GARCIA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled134

MIAMI BEACH

Florida

DANIEL CHIKVASHVILI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled133

EAST MEADOW

New York

BINWANT SINGH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled133

NORMANDY

Missouri

JOSE ECHEVERRIA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled130

HARLAN

Kentucky

FADI SABA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled130

ST PETERSBURG

Florida

PAUL CHU M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled129

SAN FRANCISCO

California

JOSEPH KUEI MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled126

MONTEREY PARK

California

LYUBOV MOYSIK D.O

Family Medicine

Claims Filled123

BROOKLYN

New York

JAY KUMAR MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled121

BROOKSVILLE

Florida

HAGOP BEZIKIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled118

LOS ANGELES

California

CRAWFORD CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled118

SAN FRANCISCO

California