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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

38%

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it worked well

16%

of people say

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
EFRAIN CARRASQUILLO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled348

MANATI

Puerto Rico

ANDRES MELENDEZ-DEDOS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled345

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

SPENCER COLEMAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled342

WETUMPKA

Alabama

MELBA SOTOMAYOR M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled341

AGUADILLA

Puerto Rico

CARLOS ROBLES

General Practice

Claims Filled339

DORADO

Puerto Rico

ANGEL RIVERA NEGRON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled337

BARCELONETA

Puerto Rico

ABIEL GARCIA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled337

PASADENA

Texas

JESUS JIMENEZ BARREDO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled336

HIALEAH

Florida

VIJAY KUMAR MD

Rheumatology

Claims Filled335

BEAUMONT

Texas

MARIA MOLINA

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled335

HIALEAH

Florida

LUIS PENA FIGUEROA M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled333

DORADO

Puerto Rico

RODOLFO CONCEPCION ROSADO M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled333

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

ERNESTO GARCIA

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled331

MIAMI

Florida

LUIS FORTI ISALES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled330

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

CARLOS RODRIGUEZ

Specialist

Claims Filled329

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

MILFORD TORRES M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled329

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

LUIS RAMOS DIAZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled328

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

MANUEL MATEO LOPEZ 11772

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled328

TOA ALTA

Puerto Rico

GERMAN OJEDA CORREAL M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled327

MIAMI

Florida

ANGEL VIDAL M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled326

MIAMI

Florida

MARCO PEREZ TORO MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled324

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

CHAITANYA KADAKIA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled323

DAYTON

Ohio

ARMANDO MUNOZ 14155

General Practice

Claims Filled322

JUANA DIAZ

Puerto Rico

MICHAEL PEACOCK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled320

EASTMAN

Georgia

ABELARDO VARGAS M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled320

CAROLINA

Puerto Rico