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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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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
EDWIN TORRES-RIVERA

Surgery

Claims Filled106

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

LUIS OLIVARI M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled106

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

PAUL GIPPS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

MIAMI

Florida

HUNG DANG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

HOUSTON

Texas

NADHEER ISSA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

STERLING HEIGHTS

Michigan

SERGIO LARA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

PLAINVIEW

Texas

SHASHI MADAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

JACKSON

Georgia

JAMES SMITH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled106

HONEA PATH

South Carolina

PANKAJ VYAS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

BENSON

North Carolina

HARRY KENNEDY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled106

SOMERSET

Kentucky

ANABELLE PAZ FIGUEROA

General Practice

Claims Filled106

QUEBRADILLAS

Puerto Rico

ARIEL CRUZ IGARTUA MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled106

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

ENIO SUASNAVAR M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled106

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

WENDY NGUYEN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled105

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

BERNARD HALE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled105

MONTGOMERY

Alabama

JUAN MARIN

General Practice

Claims Filled105

CAMUY

Puerto Rico

CARLOS CARRION RIOS M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled105

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

MYRTA QUINTANA LATORRE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled105

SAN SEBASTIAN

Puerto Rico

FERNANDO BORDET VILLA M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled105

CANOVANAS

Puerto Rico

RAM PURI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled105

MILLEDGEVILLE

Georgia

EDWARD GOLDBERGER M.D.

Rheumatology

Claims Filled105

TOLEDO

Ohio

MOHAMMED PARVARI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled105

WICHITA FALLS

Texas

JOSE ANTUNA M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled105

JUNCOS

Puerto Rico

MARYLYN SANTOS ONODA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled105

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

DANIEL PEREZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled105

OKEECHOBEE

Florida