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LYRICA

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

4.11M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 80 of 3238

$1.07B
Retail Cost

Rank: 14 of 3238

738,891
Patients

Rank: 108 of 3238

241,045
Prescribers

Rank: 78 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Texas 73,752 362,079 $96.7M
California 57,236 283,640 $76.4M
Florida 57,192 275,959 $71.4M
New York 46,765 243,158 $61.3M
Ohio 33,051 188,427 $50.2M
North Carolina 29,076 165,362 $43.7M
Pennsylvania 28,679 164,166 $42.6M
Tennessee 26,153 150,155 $37.8M
Michigan 28,660 142,776 $41M
Alabama 24,752 141,539 $34.4M
Georgia 25,589 138,643 $34.4M
Illinois 24,110 129,738 $34.2M
New Jersey 23,370 113,235 $29.2M
Indiana 18,390 100,328 $26.8M
Louisiana 15,635 89,154 $21.4M
Missouri 14,231 86,935 $21.9M
Kentucky 14,048 84,171 $21.6M
South Carolina 15,208 82,070 $21.2M
Oklahoma 12,767 74,231 $19.2M
Virginia 13,960 73,240 $20M
Mississippi 12,154 71,803 $16.8M
Wisconsin 12,006 70,430 $19M
Arkansas 10,598 64,744 $15.9M
Arizona 13,650 63,455 $18.5M
Maryland 12,179 57,818 $15.6M
Washington 9,084 51,490 $14.4M
Massachusetts 9,158 51,264 $14M
Colorado 8,925 49,785 $13.1M
West Virginia 8,038 47,566 $12.3M
Connecticut 8,053 42,701 $11.3M
Minnesota 7,481 41,986 $12.8M
Iowa 6,053 39,308 $9.78M
Kansas 5,819 35,405 $9.01M
Oregon 6,303 35,188 $9.96M
Nebraska 4,248 27,468 $6.67M
Utah 4,606 25,760 $6.87M
Nevada 4,786 21,551 $6.03M
Maine 3,965 21,035 $6.19M
New Mexico 3,709 17,971 $5.24M
Idaho 2,961 17,788 $4.63M
Hawaii 3,129 14,164 $3.95M
Montana 2,236 13,682 $3.46M
North Dakota 1,912 12,315 $2.96M
South Dakota 1,829 11,474 $2.78M
New Hampshire 2,053 11,407 $3.14M
Delaware 2,332 11,202 $3.27M
Rhode Island 1,708 10,168 $2.52M
Vermont 1,415 7,956 $2.39M
District of Columbia 1,479 5,844 $1.52M
Wyoming 929 5,112 $1.33M
Alaska 814 4,507 $1.24M
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 LYRICA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JORGE ZAMORA-QUEZADA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled1,482

EDINBURG

Texas

THOMAS ROMANO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled1,103

LOS ANGELES

California

MARK MURPHY M.D

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled960

DECATUR

Alabama

FAROUK RAQUIB MD

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled889

WINFIELD

Alabama

JOHN COUCH MD

Specialist

Claims Filled888

MOBILE

Alabama

NOEMI VARELA-ROSARIO MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled835

AGUADA

Puerto Rico

AMARILIS CORCHADO PEREZ MD

Neurology

Claims Filled743

ISABELA

Puerto Rico

CARL D'AGOSTINO M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled733

MIDLAND

Texas

RAVI BHALLA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled723

PEORIA

Arizona

TERENCE FRINKS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled705

TUCKER

Georgia

KAYVAN KAMALI M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled688

LONGVIEW

Texas

EDWIN KELSEY M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled687

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

ALEXIS DUPREY COLON MD

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine OMM

Claims Filled685

GUAYAMA

Puerto Rico

RAZMIK OHANJANIAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled675

GLENDALE

California

JOHN WAGNER M.D., C.M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled660

CULLMAN

Alabama

PASCUAL HERRERA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled656

LEESBURG

Alabama

NARINE ARUTYOUNIAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled641

GLENDALE

California

DREW COOPER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled634

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

FADI SABA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled607

ST PETERSBURG

Florida

RAJBIR MINHAS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled605

CINCINNATI

Ohio

BOYDE HARRISON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled599

HALEYVILLE

Alabama

DANIEL THEESFELD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled594

FORT WORTH

Texas

ELVIN GARCIA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled590

MCALLEN

Texas

SAMY METYAS MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled589

COVINA

California

NICHOLAS TANNOUS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled585

RENO

Nevada