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LEFLUNOMIDE

Treats rheumatoid arthritis in adults. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

391K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 390 of 3362

$20.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 627 of 3362

77,541
Patients

Rank: 464 of 3362

19,637
Prescribers

Rank: 627 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 8,277 38,643 $2.29M
Texas 7,677 36,201 $1.93M
Florida 5,294 23,782 $1.23M
New York 4,015 20,649 $1.21M
Ohio 3,362 16,011 $1.1M
North Carolina 2,930 15,664 $644K
Pennsylvania 2,934 14,970 $945K
Illinois 3,017 14,865 $733K
Missouri 2,590 14,206 $650K
Georgia 2,337 12,096 $604K
Tennessee 2,162 10,643 $482K
Indiana 2,022 9,858 $520K
Michigan 2,245 9,754 $610K
Washington 1,697 8,332 $361K
Kentucky 1,531 8,181 $436K
Wisconsin 1,472 7,646 $391K
Louisiana 1,395 7,201 $325K
Alabama 1,365 6,984 $307K
Arizona 1,414 6,855 $395K
Colorado 1,391 6,774 $312K
New Jersey 1,535 6,722 $426K
Massachusetts 1,336 6,674 $523K
South Carolina 1,335 6,602 $299K
Minnesota 1,470 6,374 $398K
Virginia 1,330 6,232 $361K
Arkansas 1,014 5,981 $243K
Oklahoma 1,232 5,862 $271K
Oregon 1,023 4,931 $243K
Iowa 807 4,560 $217K
Kansas 810 4,214 $221K
Mississippi 791 4,175 $194K
Nevada 732 3,457 $141K
Connecticut 685 3,249 $220K
New Mexico 660 3,097 $138K
Maryland 741 2,891 $210K
West Virginia 450 2,481 $132K
Utah 504 2,283 $115K
South Dakota 394 2,184 $90K
Nebraska 343 2,123 $90.3K
Montana 387 2,028 $86.4K
Idaho 372 1,855 $96.3K
New Hampshire 389 1,692 $89.9K
Maine 383 1,594 $139K
North Dakota 246 1,169 $54.5K
Delaware 264 990 $78.3K
Rhode Island 154 859 $38.9K
Hawaii 143 742 $50.2K
Wyoming 124 650 $31.9K
Vermont 74 340 $21.2K
Alaska 63 310 $15.6K
District of Columbia 71 268 $14.5K
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 LEFLUNOMIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
WALTER DORMAN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled81

EDINA

Minnesota

TAWATCHAI PAISANSINSUP

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

ST LOUIS PARK

Minnesota

JEFFREY CARLIN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

SEATTLE

Washington

HOWARD BUSCH D.O.

Specialist

Claims Filled80

LOXAHATCHEE

Florida

MOHANRAM NARAYANAN M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled80

TEMPLE

Texas

JOSEPH LEMMER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

SALEM

Virginia

JEFREY LIEBERMAN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

DECATUR

Georgia

SONIA YOUSUF MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

AUSTIN

Texas

DAVID BLUMENTHAL MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

BROOKLYN

New York

DON MARTIN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

HARRISONBURG

Virginia

ERIC LIEBERMAN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

BERKELEY HEIGHTS

New Jersey

JOSEPH FLOOD M.D., F.A.C.R.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

COLUMBUS

Ohio

DAVID MINNA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

LOS ALAMITOS

California

CHRISTOPHER HAKIM MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

WILLIAMSBURG

Virginia

CARRIE GILSTRAP D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

TULSA

Oklahoma

DANIEL SCHAFFER PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled80

ROCHESTER

Minnesota

WILLIAM WILSON MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

ATLANTA

Georgia

MARGARET LENCI MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

MOUNT KISCO

New York

RAYMOND ADELIZZI DO

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

STRATFORD

New Jersey

VIVIAN ILLERA MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled80

WICHITA

Kansas

KATHLEEN VOELKER NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled79

PEORIA

Illinois

ROSARIO BONAFEDE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled79

PORTLAND

Oregon

NAGA BUSHAN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled79

LUBBOCK

Texas

MICHAEL STACK MD PHD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled79

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

NEAL GREENSTEIN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled79

ALBANY

New York