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TIMOLOL MALEATE

Ophthalmic timolol is used to treat glaucoma, a condition in which increased pressure in the eye can lead to gradual loss of vision. Timolol is in a class of medications called beta-blockers. It works by decreasing the pressure in the eye. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

1.56M
Medicare Part D Claims
$45.2M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 261,910 $5.19M
Florida 196,886 $4.74M
New York 135,240 $3.57M
Pennsylvania 95,927 $2.56M
Texas 83,690 $1.89M
Ohio 78,324 $2.02M
Illinois 73,649 $1.88M
Massachusetts 56,743 $1.48M
Michigan 54,206 $1.36M
Georgia 52,517 $1.08M
New Jersey 50,199 $1.33M
North Carolina 48,217 $1.08M
Minnesota 43,810 $938K
Virginia 40,104 $1.02M
Missouri 40,046 $902K
Tennessee 37,168 $810K
Wisconsin 35,652 $943K
Puerto Rico 34,369 $396K
Washington 33,805 $811K
Louisiana 32,123 $742K
Arizona 31,628 $499K
Iowa 28,678 $714K
Indiana 27,391 $639K
Alabama 26,443 $594K
South Carolina 26,262 $623K
Connecticut 23,659 $649K
Maryland 23,391 $517K
Kentucky 22,995 $574K
Oregon 21,988 $456K
Arkansas 20,676 $470K
Mississippi 20,413 $443K
Oklahoma 17,814 $422K
Kansas 16,885 $386K
Colorado 16,313 $335K
West Virginia 13,119 $337K
Nevada 12,994 $260K
Nebraska 11,759 $282K
Hawaii 11,137 $274K
Rhode Island 10,992 $253K
Maine 9,640 $280K
New Hampshire 8,134 $234K
New Mexico 7,602 $143K
South Dakota 7,028 $171K
North Dakota 6,368 $145K
Idaho 5,837 $108K
Utah 5,608 $104K
Vermont 5,157 $142K
Montana 4,666 $103K
Delaware 4,396 $106K
District of Columbia 3,425 $79.8K
Wyoming 1,759 $56.7K
Alaska 1,020 $33.6K
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 »


Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for TIMOLOL MALEATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
DAVID SCHLISSERMAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

BRICK

New Jersey

EDWARD LORES MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

CORAL GABLES

Florida

JOHN ROWDA DO

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

LECANTO

Florida

PAUL MONACO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

HAMDEN

Connecticut

RICHARD HENRY MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

NORTH LITTLE ROCK

Arkansas

CLARENCE TAM MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

MARSHFIELD

Wisconsin

JOSEPH SOWKA O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled50

DAVIE

Florida

SETH COPELAND OD

Optometrist

Claims Filled50

YAKIMA

Washington

ESTEBAN VIETORISZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

STAMFORD

Connecticut

JULIANA REEVES MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

WILLISTON

North Dakota

BRIAN COLLET M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

HOWARD BEACH

New York

REBECCA MAGBAG MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

RIVERDALE

New York

MICHELLE RHEE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

ELMHURST

New York

RICHARD NUTT O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled50

BOLIVAR

Missouri

JERRY DRUMMOND MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

SHREVEPORT

Louisiana

RAFAEL PALMEROLA MD

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled50

MIAMI

Florida

SHORYE PAYNE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

MICHAEL VARLEY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

CHARLESTON

West Virginia

THOMAS POOLE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

NEW YORK

New York

ASHLEY SPRINGSTON O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled50

HUNTINGBURG

Indiana

ARA APRAHAMIAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled50

BLOOMINGTON

Illinois

MICHAEL OBER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

SOUTHFIELD

Michigan

JAMES KAUFMANN

Specialist

Claims Filled50

SALISBURY

North Carolina

KENNETH CAHILL M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

COLUMBUS

Ohio

PATRICIA SABB MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled50

MADISON

Wisconsin