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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
JASON ZOMMICK M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled207

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

KAREN JACOBS D.O.

Urology

Claims Filled207

MARION

Indiana

DEEPAK SHETH MD

Urology

Claims Filled207

UPLAND

California

LILIANA WOO MD

Urology

Claims Filled207

TOMBALL

Texas

CARLOS SABATES MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled206

MIAMI

Florida

AMY PUCKETT-LAWSON FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled205

GALAX

Virginia

MITCHELL KLAVANS M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled205

CLEARWATER

Florida

LADD SCRIBER M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled204

JONESBORO

Arkansas

KEVIN NGUYEN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled203

FRESNO

California

VITALY RAYKHMAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled202

BROOKLYN

New York

PAWEL SZCZYKUTOWICZ M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled201

WEST CHESTER

Ohio

MICHAEL LOBIS MD

Urology

Claims Filled201

WILMINGTON

Delaware

AMANDA GOULD PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled200

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

JOHN HUBBARD M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled200

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

JUNGHWAN CHOI M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled200

GARDEN GROVE

California

JOSEPH BENSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled200

SHERMAN

Texas

FRANK BACQUE M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled198

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

DAVID TERHUNE M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled198

ST. JOSEPH

Michigan

JOHN KASPAR M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled196

GOLDSBORO

North Carolina

HELEN HOUSLEY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled196

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

WAYNE HEY D.O.

Urology

Claims Filled196

FORT WORTH

Texas

GAIL JONES M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled195

LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

AILEEN YEE MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled194

HONOLULU

Hawaii

BRUCE BENGE MD

Urology

Claims Filled193

WILMINGTON

Delaware

DANILO ASASE ME

Urology

Claims Filled193

HARLINGEN

Texas