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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
DOUGLAS STOKES M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled665

GREENVILLE

South Carolina

DAVID KIM M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled659

SAVANNAH

Georgia

MARK BEILER OD

Optometrist

Claims Filled658

CLEARWATER

Florida

RICHARD MCDOUGAL MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled658

CLARKSVILLE

Arkansas

MICHAEL FIERY M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled657

HUNTINGTON

West Virginia

WILLIAM MOSIER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled653

FULLERTON

California

ALAN SILBERT MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled650

MIAMI

Florida

ANN MELICK MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled649

ZANESVILLE

Ohio

ALEXEI MORACZEWSKI MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled649

MIAMI

Florida

MICHAEL POHLOD MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled648

ORLANDO

Florida

EDWARD ROCKWOOD MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled647

CLEVELAND

Ohio

ROSS PARKS MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled647

KISSIMMEE

Florida

NASRIN MANI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled644

CHULA VISTA

California

JOHN SOHOCKI M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled644

CORPUS CHRISTI

Texas

FRANK MARES M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled643

ALBUQUERQUE

New Mexico

TAYLOR POOLE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled642

MIAMI BEACH

Florida

HOWARD KUSHNICK MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled641

ALLENTOWN

Pennsylvania

ROWLAND HAWKINS M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled634

NASHVILLE

Tennessee

BARRY LEADER M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled634

NEW ORLEANS

Louisiana

TODD GEIS MD

Optometrist, Occupational Vision

Claims Filled624

HOLLY HILL

Florida

MARK OBERLANDER MD

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled624

PINELLAS PARK

Florida

KATHLEEN DENNIS-ZARATE M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled624

GLENDALE

California

ALLAN KUNIMOTO M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled622

HONOLULU

Hawaii

THARMALINGAM SIVENDRAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled622

GETTYSBURG

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL SAKAMOTO M.D.

Ophthalmology

Claims Filled622

RANCHO CORDOVA

California