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ADVAIR HFA

FLUTICASONE/SALMETEROL

Prevents symptoms of asthma or COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

364K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 404 of 3362

$139M
Retail Cost

Rank: 186 of 3362

103,080
Patients

Rank: 414 of 3362

60,829
Prescribers

Rank: 363 of 3362

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66%

of people say

it's worth it

47%

of people say

it worked well

11%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 7,475 30,741 $11.8M
Florida 9,907 28,836 $11.1M
California 6,676 22,258 $8.37M
Pennsylvania 5,594 20,929 $7.89M
Ohio 5,836 20,557 $8.02M
Georgia 5,431 18,814 $6.77M
Texas 6,101 18,239 $6.96M
Michigan 3,909 11,960 $5.14M
North Carolina 3,219 11,427 $4.13M
Arizona 3,009 9,548 $3.62M
Illinois 2,681 9,253 $3.68M
Wisconsin 2,301 8,767 $3.37M
New Jersey 2,454 8,573 $3.36M
Massachusetts 2,153 8,414 $3.35M
Missouri 2,199 8,199 $3.03M
Virginia 2,419 8,166 $3.19M
Indiana 2,399 8,059 $3.24M
Tennessee 2,366 7,995 $2.98M
South Carolina 2,379 7,896 $2.87M
Colorado 2,317 7,528 $2.93M
Kentucky 1,914 7,057 $2.6M
Washington 1,710 6,248 $2.35M
Minnesota 1,406 5,111 $2.1M
Oregon 1,341 5,017 $1.84M
Maryland 1,400 4,431 $1.76M
Alabama 1,291 4,299 $1.55M
Connecticut 1,175 4,052 $1.57M
Iowa 973 4,012 $1.45M
Arkansas 1,046 3,696 $1.32M
Maine 884 3,279 $1.34M
West Virginia 871 3,247 $1.16M
Louisiana 960 3,222 $1.1M
Kansas 891 3,072 $1.13M
Vermont 656 2,514 $1.1M
Montana 622 2,443 $867K
Oklahoma 642 2,190 $820K
New Hampshire 615 2,077 $820K
Nebraska 489 1,815 $642K
New Mexico 479 1,754 $645K
Hawaii 439 1,636 $665K
Mississippi 449 1,589 $539K
Utah 426 1,560 $601K
Nevada 406 1,303 $521K
Idaho 275 957 $359K
Delaware 260 882 $376K
Rhode Island 206 735 $271K
South Dakota 184 704 $266K
District of Columbia 179 624 $219K
Wyoming 153 579 $222K
North Dakota 114 467 $168K
Alaska 78 212 $90K
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 ADVAIR HFA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
PAULETTE ONG PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled178

DAVENPORT

Iowa

JACINTO CASAS

Family Medicine

Claims Filled174

BRONX

New York

FABRIZIO MONGE M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled174

PUNTA GORDA

Florida

JOHN SILMAN MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled173

KERRVILLE

Texas

TERESA FARRINGTON D.O.

Claims Filled169

OAKLAND

Maine

CHARLES WEBER MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled166

MADISON

Wisconsin

MICHAEL DUNN M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled164

NOVI

Michigan

FRANK DEMARCO MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled163

CUMMING

Georgia

LOHALIZ BOBE MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled162

PORT CHARLOTTE

Florida

JUDITH NEWELL RN

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled162

PHOENIX

Arizona

ANAND BHUPTANI MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled162

TERRE HAUTE

Indiana

JUAN CANDELARIO MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled159

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

POUYA BAHRAMI DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled159

LOS ANGELES

California

DONALD PULVER MD

Allergy Immunology

Claims Filled157

ROCHESTER

New York

MUHAMMAD IQBAL MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled154

RICHMOND

Kentucky

KAREN MAJEWSKI CNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled151

CLEVELAND

Ohio

KEVIN MCALLISTER MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled151

MADISON

Wisconsin

JOSEPH KUEI MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled150

MONTEREY PARK

California

CARLOS SILVA M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled150

NORFOLK

Virginia

TERENCE FRINKS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled148

TUCKER

Georgia

PETER JEDERLINIC M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled147

LEWISTON

Maine

JENNIFER BARBIERI MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled146

ROME

Georgia

MELISSA RHODES M.D.

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled143

CARTERSVILLE

Georgia

JAMES CUMELLA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled142

WILLIAMSVILLE

New York

AMY LEE MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled141

COLUMBUS

Ohio