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HUMIRA

ADALIMUMAB

Humira (Adalimumab) is a biologic response modifier. It works in the immune system to block a protein called TNF (tumor necrosis factor). Blocking TNF relieves symptoms and prevents disease progression. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

362K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 406 of 3362

$1.24B
Retail Cost

Rank: 14 of 3362

51,545
Patients

Rank: 528 of 3362

19,855
Prescribers

Rank: 623 of 3362

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58%

of people say

it's worth it

48%

of people say

it worked well

25%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 5,067 36,019 $113M
Florida 3,672 24,965 $83.2M
Texas 3,850 24,565 $86.8M
New York 3,702 23,861 $86.3M
Pennsylvania 2,352 15,870 $59.2M
Michigan 2,254 15,674 $53.6M
Ohio 2,082 14,853 $50.1M
North Carolina 1,904 12,532 $44.9M
Illinois 1,806 12,084 $43.3M
Georgia 1,705 11,187 $38.5M
Tennessee 1,538 10,708 $36M
Massachusetts 1,322 9,272 $33.5M
Missouri 1,162 8,289 $28.7M
Wisconsin 1,101 8,049 $27.7M
New Jersey 1,316 7,955 $31.3M
South Carolina 1,078 7,402 $25.2M
Alabama 1,005 7,384 $23.2M
Washington 1,062 7,045 $23.6M
Kentucky 1,047 7,014 $23M
Indiana 1,032 6,937 $24.6M
Louisiana 941 6,937 $21M
Arizona 953 6,210 $21.7M
Virginia 926 6,110 $22.3M
Minnesota 727 5,190 $18.4M
Oklahoma 686 4,673 $15.8M
Colorado 689 4,610 $16M
Maryland 664 4,188 $15.3M
Oregon 589 4,030 $13.3M
Mississippi 518 3,526 $11.4M
Connecticut 573 3,526 $13.2M
West Virginia 448 3,482 $11.5M
Arkansas 428 3,126 $9.86M
Kansas 408 2,976 $9.81M
Iowa 331 2,606 $8.68M
New Mexico 365 2,392 $7.89M
Maine 308 2,006 $7.48M
Nevada 273 1,811 $5.71M
Montana 239 1,593 $5.41M
Idaho 236 1,555 $5.04M
New Hampshire 253 1,536 $5.73M
Nebraska 181 1,483 $4.7M
Utah 198 1,382 $4.58M
Rhode Island 163 1,192 $3.95M
South Dakota 141 1,114 $3.72M
Delaware 180 1,047 $4.52M
North Dakota 142 1,024 $3.31M
Hawaii 110 866 $2.69M
Vermont 122 844 $2.73M
District of Columbia 87 600 $1.98M
Alaska 91 585 $2.01M
Wyoming 75 538 $1.81M
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 HUMIRA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CHRISTOPHER KOENIG M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled77

SHAWNEE MISSION

Kansas

LESLIE RANKEN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled77

CHARLOTTE

North Carolina

VERNON BERGLUND M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled77

EDINA

Minnesota

CARLOS PANTOJAS M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled77

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

SARAH GLOVER DO

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled77

GAINESVILLE

Florida

CHUNG-E TSENG MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

NEW YORK

New York

ANGELE BOURG M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

ANGELA HAWKES M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

GREENSBORO

North Carolina

MOHAMMED ABUSAMIEH M.D

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

TOLEDO

Ohio

AARON BRZEZINSKI MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled76

CLEVELAND

Ohio

THOMAS BURKE D.O.

Dermatology

Claims Filled76

NEWARK

Delaware

ADRIANA ABRUDESCU-OPRAN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

JAMAICA

New York

STEPHEN BERNSTEIN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

NEW YORK

New York

AIXA RIVERA GUASP MD

Specialist

Claims Filled76

SANTURCE

Puerto Rico

BRIAN MCKNIGHT M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled76

FORT PIERCE

Florida

DAVID BACHA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

AKRON

Ohio

STEPHANIE HOCKETT APRN,CNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled76

FARGO

North Dakota

NATALIE SESSIONS D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled76

CHAMPAIGN

Illinois

DOUGLAS AHN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled76

UTICA

New York

JEFFREY PERKINS MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

LONGMONT

Colorado

ERIK SWENSON MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

DES MOINES

Iowa

PATRICK BOX MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

CHARLOTTE

North Carolina

JOSEPH MAYUS MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

HOLLY JONES M. D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

HOUSTON

Texas

CHRISTOPHER RITCHLIN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled76

ROCHESTER

New York