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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
KULDIP BEHNIWAL M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled219

FRESNO

California

MICHAEL QUESTELL D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled218

MC MINNVILLE

Tennessee

DAVID CHESLER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled218

CHARLOTTESVILLE

Virginia

PETER GARBEFF MD

Urology

Claims Filled218

STOCKTON

California

ADOLPHUS LEWIS DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled217

FORT WORTH

Texas

KIMBERLY BERNI MD

Urology

Claims Filled216

LAKE ST LOUIS

Missouri

WILLIAM LOWRANCE MD

Urology

Claims Filled216

EASLEY

South Carolina

DONALD VOLLMER M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled216

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

STUART CHALFIN M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled214

LOS ALAMITOS

California

DONALD STRITZKE MD

Urology

Claims Filled214

CALDWELL

Idaho

LAWRENCE GREENBERG M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled214

SAN PEDRO

California

RICHARD COLE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled213

STUART

Virginia

ERIC SOHN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled212

SPOKANE

Washington

PAUL JO MD

Specialist

Claims Filled212

OCALA

Florida

MARIANNE ROCHESTER M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled212

SAN DIEGO

California

FREDERICK CARROLL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled212

MOUNT VERNON

Ohio

PERNANKEL NAYAK M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled211

EFFINGHAM

Illinois

ARTHUR TIJERINA M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled211

PARIS

Texas

GILBERT ROSALES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled210

PANORAMA CITY

California

PANKAJ JAIN MD

Urology

Claims Filled210

GOODYEAR

Arizona

DAWN SCARZELLA M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled209

CORAL SPRINGS

Florida

HUSAM HAMED M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled209

CINCINNATI

Ohio

JENNIFER GRUENENFELDER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled209

LAGUNA HILLS

California

ROY OVERTON DO

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled208

WEST DES MOINES

Iowa

GORDON CASTLEBERRY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled208

STARKVILLE

Mississippi