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At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

21.1K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1049 of 3362

$1.04M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1346 of 3362

15,119
Patients

Rank: 817 of 3362

8,483
Prescribers

Rank: 859 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 2,210 3,569 $247K
Florida 2,015 2,891 $91.8K
California 955 1,250 $68.3K
Texas 819 1,013 $53.2K
Louisiana 740 912 $41.4K
Ohio 567 798 $38.7K
Georgia 562 741 $35.4K
Michigan 448 655 $32.1K
Massachusetts 470 654 $36.4K
Pennsylvania 454 622 $35.2K
Illinois 428 538 $23.6K
Virginia 345 500 $18.3K
North Carolina 346 457 $22.1K
Connecticut 317 437 $27.8K
Indiana 321 427 $16.9K
New Jersey 313 416 $25.1K
Tennessee 318 408 $17.2K
Arizona 291 365 $11.4K
South Carolina 243 325 $14.6K
Kentucky 227 308 $13.2K
Wisconsin 209 307 $11K
Washington 196 258 $10.7K
Alabama 187 252 $12.3K
Missouri 177 233 $11.1K
Maryland 171 226 $12K
West Virginia 121 168 $7,299
Minnesota 113 158 $7,045
Oklahoma 96 152 $7,534
Colorado 103 146 $6,774
Mississippi 113 139 $5,111
Arkansas 91 126 $5,028
Iowa 91 119 $5,286
Kansas 80 116 $3,928
Maine 71 114 $5,791
Nevada 82 104 $3,666
New Hampshire 51 98 $4,355
Oregon 57 84 $4,125
Hawaii 64 79 $4,891
Rhode Island 60 77 $4,437
Delaware 43 74 $4,446
District of Columbia 33 56 $3,385
Idaho 39 55 $2,627
Utah 37 54 $1,985
New Mexico 28 40 $1,850
South Dakota 26 39 $1,348
Vermont 31 39 $1,572
Nebraska 35 38 $2,015
Wyoming 18 32 $1,452
Montana 19 25 $1,239
Alaska 17 23 $1,029
North Dakota 13 18 $662
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 »

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