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AMITRIPTYLINE HCL

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AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

3.44M
Medicare Part D Claims
$23.2M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 328,254 $2.05M
Texas 251,931 $1.44M
Florida 245,852 $1.32M
North Carolina 168,348 $950K
Pennsylvania 160,117 $944K
New York 153,550 $897K
Ohio 151,562 $929K
Illinois 149,684 $792K
Tennessee 143,574 $756K
Georgia 138,537 $768K
Missouri 132,792 $747K
Kentucky 119,241 $691K
Alabama 114,423 $575K
Louisiana 105,092 $546K
Michigan 100,166 $568K
Virginia 94,466 $561K
Indiana 90,450 $558K
Massachusetts 89,789 $457K
South Carolina 84,251 $449K
Mississippi 78,891 $395K
Arkansas 78,152 $397K
Washington 76,834 $466K
Arizona 76,428 $440K
Wisconsin 73,932 $469K
Minnesota 69,010 $433K
Puerto Rico 67,329 $337K
Oklahoma 65,494 $421K
Oregon 65,331 $388K
Iowa 62,626 $330K
Kansas 50,617 $297K
New Jersey 48,114 $238K
Colorado 47,969 $309K
West Virginia 45,875 $240K
Maine 33,622 $197K
Connecticut 31,231 $160K
Maryland 30,738 $196K
Nebraska 30,117 $164K
New Mexico 28,507 $167K
Nevada 26,209 $155K
Idaho 23,766 $157K
Utah 23,436 $134K
Rhode Island 21,117 $97.9K
New Hampshire 17,403 $104K
Montana 15,545 $93.8K
South Dakota 15,093 $86.8K
North Dakota 12,651 $78.4K
Vermont 10,999 $60.9K
Wyoming 6,646 $38.5K
Delaware 6,020 $36.5K
Hawaii 5,556 $41.6K
Alaska 4,905 $33.2K
District of Columbia 4,024 $21.4K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for AMITRIPTYLINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DAVID DELUCIA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

WATERBURY

Connecticut

SEAN STADTLANDER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

NEWBERG

Oregon

NICHOLAS ORME MD

General Practice

Claims Filled50

FRESNO

California

SONIA JOSLIN ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

PLYMOUTH

New Hampshire

MAUREEN HECKER-RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

MARRERO

Louisiana

JEFFREY BASA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CARSON CITY

Nevada

RAJEEV SAINI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

FULTON

New York

MARSHA MERTENS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

TARANNUM ALAM MD.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CANYON COUNTRY

California

ANTON KEMPS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

CHERRY HILL

New Jersey

SARWA ALDOORI M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BAKERSFIELD

California

WILLIAM SOWERS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

MUNCIE

Indiana

JOSEPH DAVIS NP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

CHARLOTTE COURT HOU

Virginia

BRENDAN BUCKLEY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HARDWICK

Vermont

KEITH PATTERSON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

OWASSO

Oklahoma

JATIN SHETH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BROOKSVILLE

Florida

THOMAS TURK M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

EDINBURG

Texas

BRIAN SPRENGER ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled50

PALATKA

Florida

JIN CHUNG MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

NEW LEBANON

Ohio

KAREN FRALEY D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

GOLDEN VALLEY

Minnesota

PHILLIP EHLERS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

WALKER

Louisiana

MICHAEL LATZKA MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

SPARTANBURG

South Carolina

MARY JANE ESTRADA NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled50

DORCHESTER

Massachusetts

WILLIAM MCFEELY M.D.

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled50

HUNTSVILLE

Alabama

NASIR KHAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled50

NEWTON

Massachusetts