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Prescriber Checkup » CHLORTHALIDONE

CHLORTHALIDONE

Treats high blood pressure and fluid retention (edema). This medicine is a diuretic (water pill). Source: National Library of Medicine

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

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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
VIKAS AGARWAL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled369

SAINT JOSEPH

Missouri

RUDOLPHO ALEGRIA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled369

INDIO

California

KELLY GAGE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled368

ST. LOUIS

Missouri

JAMES LOGAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled365

MARSHALL

Texas

STEPHEN POWELL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled362

CHARLOTTE

North Carolina

ALONZO ORTEGA DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled347

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

D HENRY MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled346

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

PHILIP WALTER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled346

WILLIAMSBURG

Virginia

ANTON DANIEL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled340

NEWPORT

Tennessee

DOUGLAS BREWER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled339

WILSON

North Carolina

SUSAN FANTA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled338

YANKTON

South Dakota

GUY MIOTON MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled338

MURFREESBORO

Tennessee

CONRADO BERMUDEZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled334

MIAMI

Florida

WILLIAM FOWLER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled334

MARION

North Carolina

MARK DAVIS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled330

NEWBERRY

South Carolina

SAMER SADER MD

Nephrology

Claims Filled330

PEORIA

Illinois

TIMOTHY KRETH M.D

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled330

HERMITAGE

Tennessee

BYRON NELSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled329

CENTRE

Alabama

ROBERT ALTER M.D.

Claims Filled327

CHICAGO

Illinois

LARRY COX MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled327

ABINGDON

Virginia

HOWARD PERRONE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled324

BRISTOL

Rhode Island

EDD JONES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled322

FITZGERALD

Georgia

JIN KIM M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled322

OAKLAND

California

JAMES HOOD MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled319

ROCKY MOUNT

North Carolina

PATRICK GORDON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled317

BROOKLYN

New York