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TRAMADOL HCL-ACETAMINOPHEN

TRAMADOL HCL/ACETAMINOPHEN

Treats short-term, medium to medium-severe pain. Source: National Library of Medicine

Important Information About This Drug

Prescription opioids (painkillers) can help alleviate certain kinds of pain in the short term but carry serious health risks.

As many as one quarter of those receiving these drugs over a long period of time in a primary care setting struggle with addiction.

Read more about the appropriate use of these drugs and speak to your doctor about their risks.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

973K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 243 of 3362

$22.1M
Retail Cost

Rank: 622 of 3362

363,148
Patients

Rank: 203 of 3362

94,438
Prescribers

Rank: 260 of 3362

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it's worth it

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it worked well

16%

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it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Texas 45,313 111,825 $2.65M
Florida 32,291 79,148 $1.6M
New York 25,644 64,014 $1.75M
New Jersey 20,229 52,422 $1.23M
California 15,836 42,466 $1.24M
Pennsylvania 9,569 30,361 $893K
North Carolina 9,379 29,819 $770K
Georgia 10,318 28,647 $731K
Ohio 7,657 24,781 $870K
Alabama 8,482 23,496 $553K
Illinois 8,414 22,077 $504K
South Carolina 7,367 20,793 $491K
Louisiana 7,333 20,339 $425K
Missouri 6,001 19,874 $543K
Michigan 6,680 19,323 $688K
Indiana 5,845 17,854 $535K
Virginia 5,654 16,239 $434K
Mississippi 5,021 13,359 $276K
Connecticut 4,602 12,570 $283K
Tennessee 3,934 11,331 $241K
Kentucky 3,052 11,181 $326K
Maryland 3,599 9,997 $274K
Arkansas 3,152 8,644 $196K
West Virginia 2,007 6,162 $154K
Arizona 2,305 5,772 $164K
Oklahoma 1,871 5,250 $137K
Minnesota 1,351 4,776 $147K
Colorado 1,462 4,545 $116K
Iowa 1,086 4,351 $114K
Kansas 1,260 4,187 $117K
Massachusetts 1,600 4,129 $119K
Nevada 1,709 3,702 $87.9K
Wisconsin 906 3,359 $108K
Washington 1,078 3,191 $92.2K
Rhode Island 887 3,189 $75K
Nebraska 626 2,628 $64.9K
Oregon 683 2,435 $78.9K
Hawaii 880 2,387 $66.3K
Delaware 678 2,103 $72.2K
South Dakota 400 1,683 $40.4K
North Dakota 499 1,563 $36.7K
Idaho 451 1,507 $46.7K
Utah 447 1,402 $46.7K
New Hampshire 453 1,388 $36.1K
District of Columbia 486 1,254 $27.7K
New Mexico 513 1,249 $31K
Montana 323 1,062 $24.4K
Maine 213 694 $25.1K
Vermont 104 308 $8,491
Wyoming 93 252 $6,321
Alaska 81 165 $3,416
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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Top prescribers for TRAMADOL HCL-ACETAMINOPHEN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
HIRAM RIVERA MONTES MD

Specialist

Claims Filled1,255

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

ORLANDO ALFONSO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled1,245

CHICAGO

Illinois

MARIO BUSTAMANTE MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled1,083

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

DENNIS SUAREZ MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled966

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

EDGAR RAMOS MENDEZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled899

BARCELONETA

Puerto Rico

NORBERTO BAEZ M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled894

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

ROBERTO RIVERA RIVERA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled878

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico

ANTONIO DE LA CRUZ MIRANDA M.D.

Sports Medicine

Claims Filled875

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

JOSE DE LEON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled871

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

RAUL CHAO M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled790

SOUTH MIAMI

Florida

ENRIQUE GRIEGO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled740

MCALLEN

Texas

EDWIN OLMEDA MORALES MD

General Practice

Claims Filled736

HATILLO

Puerto Rico

JORGE RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled674

HATO REY

Puerto Rico

ELVIN GARCIA M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled621

MCALLEN

Texas

MICHAEL BABILONIA ROMAN M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled619

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

JOSE ACEVEDO M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled618

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico

CARLOS AGUILAR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled614

PASADENA

Texas

FRANCISCO FONTANET MD

Specialist

Claims Filled598

BARCELONETA

Puerto Rico

JOSE IRIZARRY MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled574

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

CARLOS CASAS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled567

LAREDO

Texas

JOHNNY GAYTON M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled561

WARNER ROBINS

Georgia

JOSE GARCIA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled555

MIAMI

Florida

JAIME FUMERO

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled547

MANATI

Puerto Rico

AMARILIS CORCHADO PEREZ MD

Neurology

Claims Filled543

ISABELA

Puerto Rico

LEONARDO VALENTIN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled531

MANATI

Puerto Rico