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HYDROXYZINE HCL

Hydroxyzine is used to relieve the itching caused by allergies and to control the nausea and vomiting caused by various conditions, including motion sickness. It is also used for anxiety and to treat the symptoms of alcohol withdrawal. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012
Totals only include the 50 U.S. States and Washington D.C.

1.63M
Medicare Part D Claims
$37M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 198,087 $4.16M
New York 113,585 $2.54M
Texas 112,771 $2.65M
Florida 101,133 $2.25M
Pennsylvania 66,748 $1.48M
North Carolina 66,691 $1.49M
Ohio 65,409 $1.51M
Tennessee 60,447 $1.45M
Georgia 57,858 $1.3M
Illinois 52,228 $1.13M
Michigan 42,521 $990K
Alabama 40,239 $840K
Indiana 39,918 $957K
Missouri 39,027 $976K
Kentucky 38,733 $884K
Arizona 37,949 $905K
Virginia 34,794 $756K
New Jersey 34,516 $720K
Massachusetts 32,074 $785K
South Carolina 28,349 $695K
Washington 28,091 $706K
Wisconsin 24,950 $606K
Oklahoma 24,646 $622K
Louisiana 23,707 $511K
Minnesota 23,532 $543K
Oregon 18,822 $437K
Connecticut 18,490 $416K
Maryland 17,937 $412K
Mississippi 17,677 $372K
Colorado 16,506 $379K
Arkansas 15,751 $378K
Kansas 14,751 $363K
Iowa 14,002 $287K
West Virginia 13,775 $312K
New Mexico 11,183 $261K
Hawaii 8,813 $196K
Nebraska 8,716 $198K
Rhode Island 8,255 $198K
Nevada 7,859 $205K
Maine 7,378 $188K
Utah 6,167 $152K
New Hampshire 5,878 $148K
Idaho 5,313 $136K
Vermont 4,146 $95.9K
District of Columbia 3,496 $80.5K
Delaware 3,218 $79.9K
Montana 3,129 $73.3K
South Dakota 2,529 $55.2K
North Dakota 2,373 $55.2K
Alaska 2,029 $48.4K
Wyoming 1,546 $32.7K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2012 includes more than 1.2 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.5 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 382,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for HYDROXYZINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOAN LEE APN

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled50

DYERSBURG

Tennessee

NORRIS BURTON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TIFTON

Georgia

TIMOTHY THOMPSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

LOUISBURG

North Carolina

RAFFI MINASIAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

GLENDALE

California

ELLIOTT PARTRIDGE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ELDORADO

Illinois

BO HUYNH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ROSEMEAD

California

RICHARD WALDMAN MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled50

FALL RIVER

Massachusetts

CLIFFORD MEDINA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

DILLON

South Carolina

LEONARD COLLIER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

WINNFIELD

Louisiana

KYNARD ADAMS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

JESSE REY CONSING M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

HILDEBRAN

North Carolina

LOAN NGO M.D.

Claims Filled50

WESTMINSTER

California

DAVID RING DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PRYOR

Oklahoma

TIMOTHY HOOPER

General Practice

Claims Filled50

SONORA

California

PATRICIA MADER A.R.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled50

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

RICHARD MIZER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

GREENFIELD

Ohio

ADETOKUNBO LADIPO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ANNISTON

Alabama

JAMES KIM MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

EVERETT

Washington

ANANT CHANDEL MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

PIKEVILLE

Kentucky

RICHARD JOO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS

New Jersey

LAURA BRILEY MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled50

RALEIGH

North Carolina

JONATHAN BUSBEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

THOMASTON

Georgia

HANY NISSIEM MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROCKPORT

New York

JOSEPH MAROTTA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

JOSEPH LEVAY DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

REDDING

California