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Prescriber Checkup » HYDROXYZINE HCL

HYDROXYZINE HCL

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2012

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 »

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Top prescribers for HYDROXYZINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MANUEL BROWN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled192

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

MELVIN HAYSMAN MD

Allergy Immunology

Claims Filled192

SAVANNAH

Georgia

SANG BAIK

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled191

LOS ANGELES

California

LUIS ORTIZ-ESPINOSA M.D., FAAD

Dermatology

Claims Filled191

CAROLINA

Puerto Rico

MINH DANG MD

General Practice

Claims Filled191

GARDEN GROVE

California

KENNY TERRY MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled191

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

THOMAS BARNES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled190

MAITLAND

Florida

YVONNE HINES M.D.

Dermatopathology

Claims Filled188

ATTLEBORO

Massachusetts

JAMES YECKLEY M.D.

Procedural Dermatology

Claims Filled188

SAVANNAH

Georgia

ENRIQUE GRIEGO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled188

MCALLEN

Texas

HAO HUANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled187

CRANSTON

Rhode Island

JOHN WATTS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled186

CORBIN

Kentucky

DUANE MILLER MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled186

ABILENE

Texas

AZIZULAH KAMALI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled185

STOCKTON

California

MICHAEL TAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled185

MORRISTOWN

Tennessee

STEVEN PEDRO M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled185

FORT WORTH

Texas

JONATHAN ALLRED MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled185

JAMESTOWN

Tennessee

ADLY THEBAUD MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled184

SANFORD

Florida

KENNETH HELLER MD

General Practice

Claims Filled184

BELTON

South Carolina

STEPHEN LEVITT M.D.

Dermatology

Claims Filled184

DAYTON

Ohio

TAI WU MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled183

SAN GABRIEL

California

KENNETH GREENWOOD MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled181

GREENVILLE

Tennessee

JOSEPH HOWE

Dermatology

Claims Filled181

THOMASVILLE

Georgia

JOHN RICHARD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled180

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

TUAN XUAN NGUYEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled179

GARDEN GROVE

California