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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
HOWARD SILK MD

Allergy Immunology

Claims Filled141

FAYETTEVILLE

Georgia

NIZAR NADER MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled139

GARFIELD HTS

Ohio

FARHAN ANSARI M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled139

SAGINAW

Michigan

JOHN CRUMP MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled138

MINOCQUA

Wisconsin

KEITH HARMON MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled136

ST LOUIS PARK

Minnesota

ASHOK MITTAL MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled136

ST PETERSBURG

Florida

MITCHELL PETUSEVSKY MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled136

NAPLES

Florida

HARSH BABBAR MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled135

CEDAR PARK

Texas

JOSEPH THORPE MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled135

CINCINNATI

Ohio

SOMNATH NAIK M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled134

LUMBERTON

North Carolina

DON BANDARI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled134

BROOKLYN

New York

RAUL MOAS M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled133

MIAMI

Florida

GOWDHAMI MOHAN MD

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled132

ANDERSON

South Carolina

MICHAEL CORREA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled131

NEW YORK

New York

GIRISH MEHTA MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled131

PEORIA

Arizona

TWINKLE CHANDAK

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled131

PITTSFIELD

Massachusetts

MICHAELA LESSLER M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled130

MESA

Arizona

MARIA POZUELO MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled130

MAYFIELD HEIGHTS

Ohio

STUART SIMON M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled129

AUSTELL

Georgia

BORIS SAGALOVICH MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled129

BROOKLYN

New York

RICHARD BECKENDORF M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled128

TEMPLE

Texas

POONAM SINGH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled127

ROME

Georgia

JOHN CHIULLI M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled127

GAINESVILLE

Georgia

NASEER HUMAYUN MD

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled126

DALTON

Georgia

GREGORY COLANGELO M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled126

FAIRFIELD

Ohio