ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » CYPROHEPTADINE HCL

CYPROHEPTADINE HCL

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

196K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 528 of 3362

$6.55M
Retail Cost

Rank: 923 of 3362

63,651
Patients

Rank: 494 of 3362

34,198
Prescribers

Rank: 486 of 3362

More info on related drug Cyproheptadine »

Information courtesy of

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 5,765 16,200 $506K
Georgia 5,040 14,566 $483K
Louisiana 4,527 14,387 $507K
Texas 4,686 13,396 $444K
New York 4,007 12,104 $394K
Alabama 3,275 9,817 $326K
Mississippi 3,227 9,510 $342K
Tennessee 2,554 8,085 $247K
Michigan 2,475 7,525 $263K
Ohio 2,051 6,664 $225K
New Jersey 2,280 6,530 $211K
South Carolina 2,139 6,428 $210K
California 2,353 6,412 $241K
Kentucky 2,103 6,209 $217K
Illinois 1,883 5,985 $180K
Pennsylvania 1,619 5,438 $171K
North Carolina 1,718 5,408 $184K
Arkansas 1,201 3,578 $131K
Missouri 991 3,324 $106K
Indiana 939 3,153 $103K
Virginia 996 2,846 $94.6K
Massachusetts 774 2,809 $103K
Oklahoma 699 2,161 $70.9K
Colorado 461 1,828 $70.4K
Kansas 445 1,760 $54.5K
Wisconsin 452 1,648 $63.5K
West Virginia 488 1,549 $52.5K
Arizona 551 1,540 $51.9K
Washington 418 1,288 $43.3K
Maryland 401 1,102 $37.4K
Connecticut 305 1,093 $37.2K
Vermont 232 1,086 $44.2K
Minnesota 264 1,034 $42.6K
Oregon 286 1,011 $40.4K
Iowa 226 982 $32.3K
Nebraska 227 891 $26K
New Mexico 252 828 $25.5K
New Hampshire 167 651 $20.7K
Delaware 253 602 $19.6K
Nevada 220 575 $17.9K
Maine 141 361 $12.9K
Idaho 108 349 $12.4K
Utah 103 344 $13.5K
Rhode Island 56 241 $7,472
South Dakota 36 171 $6,259
North Dakota 46 156 $6,086
Hawaii 50 141 $4,928
District of Columbia 50 132 $4,594
Alaska 24 124 $3,056
Montana 26 108 $4,167
Wyoming 19 57 $2,622
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 »

Incorrect Info?

If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to checkup@propublica.org and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to checkup@propublica.org.

Top prescribers for CYPROHEPTADINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State