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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
PEDRO LOPEZ LOPEZ

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled527

GUAYAMA

Puerto Rico

KAREN SHAINSKY D.O.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled524

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

RAMON PINEDA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled504

PASADENA

Texas

ALVIN ROMERO-CALES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled499

GUAYAMA

Puerto Rico

FERNANDO ECHEANDIA FUSTER M.D.

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled484

LARES

Puerto Rico

HECTOR CASES MAYORAL MD

Neurology

Claims Filled468

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

GILBERTO RODRIGUEZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled468

ANASCO

Puerto Rico

CONRADO BERMUDEZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled460

MIAMI

Florida

ANA MARTINEZ M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled458

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

ROMANY DEMIAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled455

OXNARD

California

BOLIVAR PEREZ-DIAZ MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled447

BRONX

New York

DINA SVERDLOV MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled440

SAN MATEO

California

REYNALDO GOMEZ ADROVER M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled437

MANATI

Puerto Rico

MICHAEL BUCK M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled436

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

RAMON ORTEGA COLON M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled433

CAROLINA

Puerto Rico

BENIDECTO FERNANDEZ MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled430

HIALEAH

Florida

GAURI KANHERE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled419

RIO GRANDE CITY

Texas

PUNURU REDDY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled416

DECATUR

Alabama

VICTOR LOPEZ-LLAVONA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled416

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

RAMON CASTILLO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled416

MIAMI

Florida

RAYMOND ESQUIERES MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled411

BRICK

New Jersey

ERNESTO PADRON M.D

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

Claims Filled411

CHICAGO

Illinois

ALEXIS DUPREY COLON MD

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine OMM

Claims Filled409

GUAYAMA

Puerto Rico

NELSON KALAF MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled409

MISSION

Texas

HUMBERTO GARCIA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled407

MIAMI

Florida