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NITROFURANTOIN MONO-MACRO

Nitrofurantoinis used to treat urinary tract infections. Nitrofurantoin is in a class of medications called antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria that cause infection. Antibiotics will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

1.04M
Medicare Part D Claims
$81.9M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 189,737 $9.23M
Texas 132,857 $6.5M
Florida 104,587 $4.48M
Ohio 87,504 $3.99M
New York 77,655 $3.56M
Pennsylvania 76,892 $3.6M
North Carolina 65,368 $3.19M
Illinois 58,956 $2.63M
Georgia 55,532 $2.65M
Tennessee 48,516 $2.34M
New Jersey 42,276 $1.79M
Virginia 41,814 $1.91M
Indiana 41,572 $1.84M
Kentucky 40,407 $2.03M
Missouri 39,698 $1.91M
Michigan 35,530 $1.74M
Louisiana 35,273 $1.8M
Washington 34,556 $1.71M
Arizona 33,704 $1.52M
Alabama 32,160 $1.54M
Massachusetts 31,044 $1.33M
Oklahoma 30,364 $1.65M
Wisconsin 29,177 $1.33M
Minnesota 29,084 $1.46M
South Carolina 27,833 $1.38M
Mississippi 25,716 $1.28M
Arkansas 24,554 $1.31M
Kansas 22,346 $1.09M
Oregon 21,584 $1.06M
Colorado 20,904 $958K
Maryland 20,500 $954K
Iowa 20,454 $980K
Connecticut 18,732 $771K
Nebraska 14,819 $760K
Utah 14,186 $756K
West Virginia 13,763 $672K
Nevada 10,501 $439K
Idaho 10,199 $544K
New Mexico 9,108 $435K
Rhode Island 7,690 $318K
Puerto Rico 7,418 $312K
Maine 6,652 $289K
New Hampshire 6,354 $252K
Delaware 5,545 $229K
Montana 5,538 $259K
South Dakota 4,849 $247K
North Dakota 4,741 $242K
Hawaii 4,692 $203K
Vermont 3,288 $144K
Wyoming 2,969 $146K
Alaska 1,932 $87.4K
District of Columbia 1,346 $61.1K
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 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for NITROFURANTOIN MONO-MACRO

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOHN RICHARD M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled562

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

DANIEL HURLEY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled465

BEECH GROVE

Indiana

VINCENT DILELLA DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled451

DUNEDIN

Florida

KHOI TANG M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled450

GARDEN GROVE

California

FREDRICK SHORT DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled428

LENEXA

Kansas

FREDERICK RODOSTA M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled411

OPELOUSAS

Louisiana

LAURENCE PETTY M.D.

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Claims Filled411

PLANT CITY

Florida

THEODORE AFFUE M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled376

EL CENTRO

California

SUSAN MOORE-RIESBECK D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled373

SOUTH BEND

Indiana

DAVID STOUT MD

Urology

Claims Filled370

HATTIESBURG

Mississippi

MIKE CHIANG M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled369

VALDOSTA

Georgia

ROSCOE NELSON MD

Urology

Claims Filled350

PHOENIX

Arizona

FADI SABA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled345

ST PETERSBURG

Florida

TERENCE FRINKS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled342

TUCKER

Georgia

RONALD CATANESE M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled340

GARDEN CITY

Kansas

CHRISTIAN SCHWARTZ DO

Urology

Claims Filled333

SPRING VALLEY

Illinois

THOMAS KOWALKOWSKI MD

Urology

Claims Filled328

RONCEVERTE

West Virginia

LUKE YOON M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled327

LOS ANGELES

California

STEVE CHUNG MD

Urology

Claims Filled326

SPRING VALLEY

Illinois

EVGUENI ROUDACHEVSKI DO

Claims Filled314

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

HAROUTYOUN MARGOSSIAN MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled311

BROOKLYN

New York

FREDERICK KLEIN MD

Urology

Claims Filled309

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

SATBIR SINGH M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled307

STEUBENVILLE

Ohio

CHARLES MAXVILL DO

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled306

DALLAS

Texas

MICHAEL REEVES MD

General Practice

Claims Filled303

MONTGOMERY

Alabama