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PROVENTIL HFA

ALBUTEROL SULFATE

Treats or prevents bronchospasm in patients with asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, and other lung diseases. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

472K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 355 of 3362

$35.4M
Retail Cost

Rank: 491 of 3362

230,507
Patients

Rank: 274 of 3362

117,646
Prescribers

Rank: 217 of 3362

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73%

of people say

it's worth it

51%

of people say

it worked well

7%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 22,326 47,575 $3.53M
Texas 19,747 35,995 $2.7M
California 16,973 35,064 $2.61M
Ohio 13,725 27,765 $2.19M
Florida 11,938 22,028 $1.68M
Pennsylvania 10,892 21,650 $1.66M
Indiana 10,809 21,201 $1.56M
North Carolina 8,135 16,834 $1.21M
Michigan 7,909 15,523 $1.39M
Kentucky 6,323 14,478 $1.09M
Georgia 7,459 12,586 $896K
Tennessee 7,103 12,500 $927K
Illinois 6,576 12,490 $940K
Virginia 5,766 11,575 $882K
Oklahoma 4,072 9,918 $658K
Missouri 4,175 8,440 $630K
Arizona 4,463 8,312 $627K
New Jersey 3,953 7,407 $629K
Oregon 2,948 7,070 $510K
Wisconsin 3,725 7,051 $539K
Connecticut 3,278 6,814 $528K
Louisiana 3,145 6,581 $473K
Massachusetts 2,468 5,900 $441K
South Carolina 2,979 5,614 $433K
West Virginia 2,609 5,529 $421K
Iowa 2,186 4,736 $329K
Washington 2,495 4,543 $338K
Mississippi 2,246 4,374 $316K
Alabama 2,302 4,344 $334K
Nevada 2,001 4,040 $326K
Maryland 2,118 3,942 $326K
Kansas 1,587 3,401 $251K
Nebraska 1,455 2,978 $203K
Minnesota 1,381 2,909 $199K
Colorado 1,462 2,893 $230K
New Mexico 1,400 2,857 $201K
Arkansas 1,296 2,850 $213K
Maine 1,328 2,277 $183K
Delaware 1,111 1,921 $161K
Montana 672 1,661 $118K
Utah 779 1,418 $104K
Idaho 662 1,398 $103K
New Hampshire 744 1,376 $112K
North Dakota 505 1,073 $71.3K
South Dakota 439 966 $64.5K
Alaska 429 934 $62.4K
Hawaii 426 887 $73.1K
Wyoming 269 613 $43.6K
Rhode Island 266 558 $40.9K
Vermont 204 404 $31K
District of Columbia 222 380 $26.6K
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 PROVENTIL HFA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
LANI DESAULNIERS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

ALBUQUERQUE

New Mexico

LOUIS SASSO MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled50

STATEN ISLAND

New York

ERIN MATHEWS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TIPP CITY

Ohio

LUIS ARIZMENDI PINEIRO MD

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled50

LAJAS

Puerto Rico

MILFORD TORRES M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled50

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

KEITH BOOR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SPRINGFIELD

Ohio

RALPH JUAREZ M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled50

OREGON CITY

Oregon

THOMAS BODUCH M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled50

KINGSTON

Tennessee

LONI PEARISH D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

TULSA

Oklahoma

HUMPHREY WONG MD

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled51

DAVENPORT

Iowa

EDGARDO CARTAGENA AYALA M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled51

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

ARVIND PONNAMBALAM MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled51

ROCKFORD

Illinois

MERI GERLING MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

TAOS

New Mexico

RICHARD ACKART MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled51

WILLIAMSBURG

Virginia

ASTEL WRIGHT MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

FORT LAUDERDALE

Florida

RAJEEV NARANG M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled51

CORPUS CHRISTI

Texas

CARLOS CHICO-MENDEZ MD

General Practice

Claims Filled51

HATILLO

Puerto Rico

EDGAR RIVERA MARTINEZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled51

AIBONITO

Puerto Rico

LISA KUHEN NP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled52

WILLOUGHBY

Ohio

JEFFERY NEU MD

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled52

WILLIAMSVILLE

New York

NATHAN ROTHMAN MD

Claims Filled52

LAWRENCE

New York

THOMAS BOSSI DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

DAVISON

Michigan

EDGAR RAMOS MENDEZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

BARCELONETA

Puerto Rico

DAVID MATLOCK MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

MITCHELL

Indiana

MEENAKSHI BHARARA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

JAMAICA

New York