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CHLORTHALIDONE

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2013

1.31M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 201 of 3238

$25.6M
Retail Cost

Rank: 547 of 3238

291,979
Patients

Rank: 227 of 3238

113,087
Prescribers

Rank: 214 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 30,600 121,240 $2.46M
New York 23,592 110,707 $2.04M
Florida 18,108 74,065 $1.44M
North Carolina 13,421 64,859 $1.16M
Pennsylvania 11,644 55,200 $990K
Texas 12,539 50,826 $1M
Georgia 9,716 46,465 $820K
Ohio 10,567 45,425 $915K
Michigan 11,233 43,507 $914K
Massachusetts 8,872 41,546 $793K
Illinois 9,358 40,827 $853K
Tennessee 8,411 37,411 $693K
Virginia 8,074 36,294 $736K
Missouri 7,191 34,890 $646K
Alabama 7,056 33,737 $606K
Minnesota 8,074 32,565 $794K
Washington 7,520 31,148 $667K
South Carolina 6,478 29,908 $554K
Wisconsin 6,229 27,097 $602K
Oregon 5,761 24,917 $490K
New Jersey 6,586 24,774 $522K
Indiana 5,715 24,660 $496K
Kentucky 4,767 22,820 $422K
Mississippi 3,450 17,834 $303K
Connecticut 4,345 17,832 $382K
Louisiana 3,622 17,527 $314K
Iowa 3,245 15,935 $309K
Arizona 3,971 14,254 $302K
Arkansas 2,822 13,844 $236K
Colorado 3,327 13,104 $264K
Maryland 3,407 12,447 $278K
Oklahoma 2,963 12,329 $250K
Kansas 2,312 10,894 $206K
Rhode Island 1,784 9,577 $168K
Nebraska 1,710 8,750 $164K
Maine 2,029 7,774 $186K
Utah 2,015 7,550 $159K
New Mexico 1,766 6,932 $131K
West Virginia 1,419 6,771 $125K
Idaho 1,592 6,572 $141K
Nevada 1,649 6,029 $120K
Montana 1,243 5,924 $121K
New Hampshire 1,325 5,653 $123K
Vermont 1,070 4,313 $104K
Hawaii 960 3,777 $73.4K
South Dakota 730 3,498 $63.9K
District of Columbia 755 3,068 $56.1K
North Dakota 661 2,936 $61.4K
Delaware 725 2,359 $61.3K
Wyoming 414 1,595 $34.3K
Alaska 208 795 $15.9K
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 CHLORTHALIDONE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DANIEL LANDRY D.O.

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

EVELYN EROKWU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS

Ohio

MARIUS SHARON M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

LUCAS BRINKMAN DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

FREDERICKSBURG

Iowa

JAMES ROBERTS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKHAVEN

Mississippi

MARJORIE DEVRIES M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PITTSFIELD

Massachusetts

JAMES HAAKSMA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

STEVE SAMANDAR MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

POMPTON PLAINS

New Jersey

MITCHELL ALDERSON M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

CAMDEN

South Carolina

RAYMOND GASKINS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

FAYETTEVILLE

North Carolina

JAMES MUSSMAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

NEW ROCHELLE

New York

JAMES SHUBIN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SEBASTOPOL

California

SERGEI JOFFY MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled50

LEBANON

Pennsylvania

ZARINE TER-POGHOSYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BURBANK

California

BRUCE CASSIDY D.O

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

NOVI

Michigan

PATRICK ARMSTRONG PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled50

CHINOOK

Montana

ANDREW KLAUS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled50

COLUMBUS

Ohio

LYNDA GRAVES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MINERSVILLE

Pennsylvania

RACHEL EUBANK MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

EVARTS

Kentucky

PATRICK ESPOSITO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

INMAN

South Carolina

CHARLES GARGANO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

BELLINGHAM

Washington

JOSE GONZALEZ MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled50

SIERRA VISTA

Arizona

JAMES DAVIS M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

SAN FRANCISCO

California

RICHARD EGAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

DENNIS ENEANYA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

PHILA

Pennsylvania