ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » NITROFURANTOIN MONO-MACRO

NITROFURANTOIN MONO-MACRO

NITROFURANTOIN MONOHYD/M-CRYST

Nitrofurantoinis used to treat urinary tract infections. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

1.84M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 164 of 3362

$69.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 323 of 3362

1,208,456
Patients

Rank: 71 of 3362

293,017
Prescribers

Rank: 57 of 3362

More info on related drug Nitrofurantoin »

Information courtesy of

71%

of people say

it's worth it

57%

of people say

it worked well

14%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 114,163 169,187 $6.55M
Texas 95,425 142,101 $5.59M
Florida 78,977 115,143 $4.21M
New York 72,276 102,261 $3.62M
Ohio 55,396 88,357 $3.45M
Pennsylvania 54,067 81,577 $2.96M
North Carolina 48,566 73,458 $2.87M
Georgia 42,619 65,420 $2.49M
Illinois 44,065 64,256 $2.3M
New Jersey 39,440 56,982 $1.97M
Tennessee 33,589 49,540 $1.84M
Indiana 28,349 46,727 $1.72M
Michigan 32,267 46,279 $1.89M
Virginia 28,869 42,456 $1.56M
Kentucky 25,814 39,593 $1.58M
Missouri 25,485 39,205 $1.47M
Massachusetts 24,921 36,030 $1.27M
Arizona 25,193 35,725 $1.32M
South Carolina 23,528 35,541 $1.36M
Washington 23,546 35,054 $1.29M
Louisiana 21,393 34,958 $1.49M
Alabama 22,961 33,973 $1.38M
Wisconsin 21,081 31,155 $1.14M
Oklahoma 17,798 27,118 $1.24M
Maryland 18,269 26,535 $967K
Colorado 18,066 25,428 $870K
Mississippi 16,506 24,878 $989K
Minnesota 14,868 22,830 $1.01M
Arkansas 13,845 22,180 $1M
Oregon 14,746 21,607 $789K
Connecticut 14,984 21,377 $713K
Kansas 12,990 20,861 $864K
Iowa 12,052 18,626 $734K
West Virginia 9,670 14,453 $563K
Utah 8,716 13,680 $566K
Nebraska 8,098 13,448 $561K
Nevada 8,788 12,088 $431K
Idaho 5,835 9,180 $385K
Maine 6,185 9,126 $337K
New Mexico 6,570 8,704 $331K
Delaware 5,199 8,055 $262K
Rhode Island 4,923 7,281 $257K
New Hampshire 4,804 6,904 $229K
Hawaii 4,325 6,033 $240K
Montana 3,284 5,108 $205K
North Dakota 2,943 4,719 $208K
South Dakota 2,966 4,415 $176K
Vermont 2,324 3,448 $130K
Wyoming 1,778 2,659 $102K
District of Columbia 1,738 2,170 $79.7K
Alaska 1,227 1,958 $71.8K
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 NITROFURANTOIN MONO-MACRO

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOSEPH PEYTON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled194

MAUMEE

Ohio

EDWARD KIM MD

Urology

Claims Filled193

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

LORA SHIRAR MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled192

GOLDEN

Colorado

JOHN JURIGE M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled191

JEFFERSONVILLE

Indiana

BRETT SCHARF DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled191

ALTOONA

Pennsylvania

SIEGFRIED KREIS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled191

ROSEBUD

Texas

THOMAS DAHLBERG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled191

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

JIMMY JULIA-MARTINEZ M.D.

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Claims Filled190

GUAYNABO

Puerto Rico

THOMAS SLABAUGH MD

Urology

Claims Filled190

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

PAWEL SZCZYKUTOWICZ M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled190

WEST CHESTER

Ohio

VAL VOGT MD

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Claims Filled189

GERMANTOWN

Tennessee

ALFRED EZMAN D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled189

GAFFNEY

South Carolina

STUART CHALFIN M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled188

LOS ALAMITOS

California

RAYMOND CONANT MD

Urology

Claims Filled188

HASTINGS

Nebraska

DEBORAH KULP-HUGUES MD

Urology

Claims Filled187

WEST CHESTER

Pennsylvania

ROBERT BASS M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled187

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

BENJAMIN TRIPP M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled187

DELRAY BEACH

Florida

THOMAS KINGSTON MD

Urology

Claims Filled186

SALEM

Massachusetts

KEVIN KHOUDARY M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled186

CARY

North Carolina

FREDERICK KLEIN MD

Urology

Claims Filled186

SWEETWATER

Tennessee

EDWARD DAVIS MD

Urology

Claims Filled185

GLENDORA

California

MARY ANN LILLIG D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled185

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

VINCENT LUCENTE M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled184

ALLENTOWN

Pennsylvania

GEORGE SMITH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled184

COVINGTON

Georgia

THOMAS KOWALKOWSKI MD

Urology

Claims Filled183

RONCEVERTE

West Virginia