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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
PATRICK AVET M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

CORPUS CHRISTI

Texas

JEFFREY LEHMER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

HAYWARD

California

MARY MEHAFFEY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

WHEATON

Illinois

CHARLES CURRY MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

REHOBOTH BEACH

Delaware

FRANCES STORY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled55

LANCASTER

South Carolina

WILLIE BOYD MD

Specialist

Claims Filled55

COLUMBIA

South Carolina

SHANNON COMPTON O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled55

MADISON HEIGHTS

Virginia

PAUL LOBBY O.D.

Optometrist

Claims Filled55

KITTANNING

Pennsylvania

GERRARD RUDMIN OD

Optometrist

Claims Filled55

DEXTER

Maine

KENT ANDERSON M.D., PH.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

PROVIDENCE

Rhode Island

ARUN ARORA MD

Critical Care Medicine

Claims Filled55

FLUSHING

New York

QUOCK FONG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled55

SAN FRANCISCO

California

KEVIN ROSENBERG M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

WEST BLOOMFIELD

Michigan

EDWARD MOHR MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

AMITYVILLE

New York

MARK MAYLE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

MORGANTOWN

West Virginia

ANDREA BUCCILLI MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

LOCKPORT

New York

DREW COOPER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled55

MIDWEST CITY

Oklahoma

RONALD FREEMAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

LIBERTYVILLE

Illinois

PAUL HERRELL MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

HOPKINSVILLE

Kentucky

DONALD SAVAGE MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

KINGSTON

Pennsylvania

JOHN ROSKA MD

Nursing Custodial Care Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facility

Claims Filled55

ROCKFORD

Illinois

AARON DAVIDSON MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

STATESBORO

Georgia

AMY CICCIO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

SANJAY PATEL MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

MCKINNEY

Texas

JONATHAN ADLER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled55

BRADENTON

Florida