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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 BEAHRS M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled300

SAINT PAUL

Minnesota

BRIAN COPE MD

Urology

Claims Filled299

BURLINGTON

North Carolina

CHARLES BOWIE M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled298

EUNICE

Louisiana

FRANK HRISOMALOS M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled297

BLOOMINGTON

Indiana

KEVIN PERRY MD

Urology

Claims Filled294

CARY

North Carolina

JOHN WAGNER M.D., C.M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled292

CULLMAN

Alabama

RICHARD HERLIHY, MD

Urology

Claims Filled290

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

R. KIDD MD

Urology

Claims Filled284

HAMMOND

Louisiana

THOMAS SLABAUGH MD

Urology

Claims Filled281

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

DAVID HASTINGS M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled279

BATON ROUGE

Louisiana

ROBERT HUNTER DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled279

HUBER HEIGHTS

Ohio

DEBORAH KULP-HUGUES MD

Urology

Claims Filled278

WEST CHESTER

Pennsylvania

CURTIS POWELL M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled268

TULSA

Oklahoma

DANIEL HUNTING M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled265

CHULA VISTA

California

TIMOTHY HOWES M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled263

LONGVIEW

Texas

ELIZABETH SAGAN MD

Urology

Claims Filled263

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

GINA ROOKER MD

Urology

Claims Filled258

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

ITRI EREN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled257

LORAIN

Ohio

HAROLD RAINWATER M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled254

FRESNO

California

ALEXANDER GERSHMAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled253

LOS ANGELES

California

WALTER HOLLOWAY M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled252

WEST PLAINS

Missouri

ROBERT VOGEL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled250

MIDLAND

Texas

ANDREW GLICK MD

Urology

Claims Filled248

WILMINGTON

Delaware

STEPHEN SIHELNIK M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled247

WYOMISSING

Pennsylvania

MARK MILLER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled246

WESTFIELD

New Jersey