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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
MANSOOR AHMED MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled200

RICHMOND

Kentucky

TROY TAKAGISHI MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled199

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

CARL GAUTHIER M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled199

HAMMOND

Louisiana

JAMES MOSSELL D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled196

TIFTON

Georgia

KAREN SMITH M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled196

EL PASO

Texas

MARTIN MENTER MD

Dermatology

Claims Filled195

DALLAS

Texas

DON CHEATUM MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled194

DALLAS

Texas

RANDY LEHMER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled194

ANAHEIM

California

USHARANI KUMAR M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled191

MOLINE

Illinois

KRISTIN GOWIN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled191

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

BRENT FLICKINGER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled190

GAINESVILLE

Georgia

JAVAID SHEIKH MD FACP MRCP UK

Rheumatology

Claims Filled190

ORLANDO

Florida

AMIR AGHA MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled190

ANDERSON

South Carolina

JAMES FREEMAN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled189

ELMIRA

New York

DIANNE TRUDELL MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled189

FLINT

Michigan

HARRIS WEAVER MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled188

MIDLAND

Michigan

DAVID SIKES MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled188

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

BARBARA MCINTOSH-MOORE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled187

GRAND BLANC

Michigan

JOLANTA SOBOTKA-CZARNECKI MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled186

FLINT

Michigan

STEVEN STERN MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled185

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

JAMES JAKES MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled184

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

KENNETH O ROURKE MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled182

WINSTON SALEM

North Carolina

DIANNE COOPER M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled180

WICHITA FALLS

Texas

JITENDRA VASANDANI MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled180

LUBBOCK

Texas

RAVI BHALLA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled179

PEORIA

Arizona