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JANUVIA

Januvia is an anti-diabetic drug. It helps your body release more insulin in order to lower blood sugar. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

4.36M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 75 of 3238

$1.46B
Retail Cost

Rank: 8 of 3238

761,776
Patients

Rank: 107 of 3238

186,130
Prescribers

Rank: 112 of 3238

User Reviews of JANUVIA »

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44%

of people say

it's worth it

33%

of people say

it worked well

19%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 95,641 552,936 $183M
New York 87,159 535,265 $177M
Texas 58,534 302,138 $107M
Pennsylvania 44,134 264,293 $86.1M
Florida 52,125 258,409 $89.1M
Ohio 40,100 222,172 $77.2M
New Jersey 33,371 184,142 $66M
Illinois 27,908 159,350 $53.3M
North Carolina 21,441 126,973 $39M
Georgia 21,157 122,105 $38.2M
Michigan 22,785 103,632 $43M
Kentucky 16,093 96,629 $29.7M
Tennessee 16,670 92,342 $29.5M
Missouri 14,489 88,333 $26.5M
Virginia 16,375 87,356 $29.7M
Indiana 16,296 84,968 $30.1M
Louisiana 12,266 74,569 $21.8M
Alabama 12,513 70,960 $22.8M
Connecticut 10,942 60,741 $21.3M
Massachusetts 10,316 60,504 $19.9M
South Carolina 10,794 60,440 $19.1M
Wisconsin 9,355 52,383 $18M
Arizona 10,694 49,813 $18.4M
Mississippi 7,745 49,610 $14M
Oklahoma 8,953 48,609 $16.4M
West Virginia 8,039 46,262 $15.4M
Maryland 8,998 43,034 $16.8M
Iowa 6,058 39,454 $11.7M
Minnesota 6,670 34,197 $12.9M
Arkansas 5,515 34,154 $9.87M
Kansas 5,550 33,653 $10.1M
Washington 6,257 32,692 $11.5M
Colorado 5,509 28,868 $9.77M
Hawaii 4,051 22,845 $8.03M
New Mexico 4,072 20,668 $7.25M
Oregon 3,710 19,446 $6.72M
Maine 3,417 17,503 $6.92M
Nevada 3,767 16,360 $6.25M
Utah 3,198 15,899 $5.66M
Nebraska 2,602 15,675 $4.68M
Rhode Island 2,261 13,947 $4.08M
Delaware 2,651 11,533 $5.07M
South Dakota 1,639 10,345 $3.03M
Idaho 1,890 10,050 $3.31M
New Hampshire 1,833 9,873 $3.45M
Montana 1,476 8,904 $2.71M
North Dakota 1,336 8,009 $2.61M
Vermont 1,162 5,852 $2.38M
Wyoming 885 4,905 $1.64M
District of Columbia 985 4,770 $1.63M
Alaska 537 3,233 $998K
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 JANUVIA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RAMON DELMONTE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled560

NEW YORK

New York

MIN CHA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled553

LOS ANGELES

California

MANUELA MENDES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled550

FALL RIVER

Massachusetts

JORGE ROBLES MD FAAFP

Family Medicine

Claims Filled547

EL CENTRO

California

CURTIS CAVE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled547

BROOKLYN

New York

ASHOK KUMAR M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled547

HAWTHORNE

California

MERI KRYSS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled547

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

BORIS PEYSIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled546

BROOKLYN

New York

FUAD ASHKAR M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled544

MIAMI

Florida

VLADIMIR GREBENNIKOV M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled543

RICHARDSON

Texas

DILSHAD CHAGLA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled542

BROOKLYN

New York

JARED GARRISON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled539

WILLOWS

California

THOMAS TSENG DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled534

MONTEREY PARK

California

JORGE GUEVARA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled533

BROWNSVILLE

Texas

ALVIN HOLCOMB M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled533

MELVILLE

New York

AZNIV ABRAHAMIAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled531

NORTH HOLLYWOOD

California

REYADH MICHAIL M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled528

PANORAMA CITY

California

GAVRIEL FUZAYLOV MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled525

REGO PARK

New York

FRANCIS ARENAS M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled524

BAKERSFIELD

California

MINAS KOCHUMIAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled523

NORTHRIDGE

California

JOHN BOOTH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled522

FLORENCE

South Carolina

ROBERT HERSHFIELD M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled516

COLUMBUS

Ohio

AMIR ANSARI-EZABADI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled514

BRONX

New York

SEA CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled510

FLUSHING

New York

GEORGE HALL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled510

NEW YORK

New York