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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
ISAAC VERGARA M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled1,001

JACKSONVILLE

Florida

ALI BANIHASHEMI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled996

BAKERSFIELD

California

NADDIA BARRIOS O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled994

HIALEAH

Florida

DOUGLAS GRAYSON M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled994

ISELIN

New Jersey

BEATA LEWANDOWSKA O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled982

MIAMI

Florida

ROBERTO BERAJA MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled975

CORAL GABLES

Florida

ANDREW RABINOWITZ MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled954

PHOENIX

Arizona

JOSEPH CAPRIOLI MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled935

LOS ANGELES

California

JOHN ARENDSHORST M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled928

HOLLAND

Michigan

ALEJANDRA UCHIO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled928

DELANO

California

ROBERT BAUM MD

Specialist

Claims Filled918

CORAL GABLES

Florida

JOHN TRIBLE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled910

MARSHALLTOWN

Iowa

ANDREW CHO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled905

LOS ANGELES

California

MARCO FABREGA M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled905

MIAMI

Florida

ANTONIO PRADO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled897

TAMPA

Florida

STUART BALL M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled888

MOBILE

Alabama

WILLIAM WALTON M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled885

MORGANTON

North Carolina

VICKAS KHEMSARA MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled878

WINSTON SALEM

North Carolina

CALVIN ENG M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled870

MONTEREY PARK

California

MAX CORNDORF M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled866

CORAL GABLES

Florida

MICHAEL COLEMAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled866

GREENWOOD

Mississippi

WAYNE MARTIN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled864

DIAMOND BAR

California

JOSEPH MILITELLO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled863

SPRING HILL

Florida

EDWARD CHANG MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled863

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

RICHARD JAMISON MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled846

ROCHESTER

New York