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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
ROBERT DERICK MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled733

LIMA

Ohio

JOEL NATHAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled732

COCONUT CREEK

Florida

HAMID MANI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled732

CHULA VISTA

California

C SHRADER

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled731

WICHITA

Kansas

ISIDORO ZARCO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled726

MIAMI

Florida

GREGORY OSMUNDSON M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled724

SIOUX FALLS

South Dakota

RONALD ROSEN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled712

PANORAMA CITY

California

REAY BROWN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled711

ATLANTA

Georgia

MARGARET SPENCER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled710

PANORAMA CITY

California

DANA YUEN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled707

LOS ANGELES

California

RANDALL OZMENT M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled707

DUBLIN

Georgia

SVETLANA TSIPURSKY

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled707

GLENVIEW

Illinois

THOMAS HARBIN MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled706

ATLANTA

Georgia

NAZARETH DARAKJIAN M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled706

LOS ANGELES

California

ELIZENDA CEBALLOS M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled701

LYNCHBURG

Virginia

ALAN ZALTA MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled697

CINCINNATI

Ohio

MAJID MANI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled694

CHULA VISTA

California

JOHN SCHOFIELD D.O.

Specialist

Claims Filled686

BEVERLY HILLS

California

DANIEL O'CONNOR M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled681

PLYMOUTH

Massachusetts

STEVEN RIMMER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled678

REDLANDS

California

LAWRENCE PERLMUTTER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled671

ALBANY

New York

SHIGEMI SUGIKI MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled671

HONOLULU

Hawaii

KATHLEEN LAMPING MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled667

SOUTH EUCLID

Ohio

SUNIL SHIVARAM M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled666

CLAREMONT

California

EDWARD COTLIER

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled665

BRONX

New York