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VIVELLE-DOT

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At a Glance: This Drug in 2013

282K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 446 of 3238

$31.4M
Retail Cost

Rank: 496 of 3238

61,990
Patients

Rank: 472 of 3238

38,510
Prescribers

Rank: 433 of 3238

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 10,004 45,359 $5.18M
Florida 4,749 21,318 $2.37M
Texas 4,730 21,296 $2.36M
North Carolina 2,750 13,538 $1.32M
Georgia 2,827 13,463 $1.35M
Tennessee 2,267 9,916 $1.06M
Arizona 2,138 9,208 $1.08M
Michigan 2,268 9,082 $1.17M
New York 1,890 8,624 $1000K
Ohio 1,902 7,968 $917K
Colorado 1,727 7,828 $865K
Washington 1,594 7,275 $815K
Alabama 1,581 7,200 $760K
Kentucky 1,535 6,893 $712K
Oregon 1,267 6,236 $679K
Missouri 1,272 5,725 $603K
Pennsylvania 1,305 5,474 $649K
South Carolina 1,230 5,312 $549K
Louisiana 1,103 5,088 $462K
Illinois 1,176 4,974 $595K
Virginia 1,165 4,854 $688K
Indiana 1,099 4,607 $518K
Oklahoma 912 4,336 $450K
Minnesota 1,046 4,072 $548K
Massachusetts 731 3,359 $360K
New Jersey 826 3,350 $451K
Arkansas 700 3,229 $282K
Wisconsin 682 3,201 $358K
Connecticut 660 2,727 $347K
Kansas 571 2,662 $281K
Nevada 557 2,412 $264K
New Mexico 560 2,411 $269K
Mississippi 504 2,318 $201K
Utah 522 2,210 $240K
Nebraska 347 1,837 $178K
Idaho 390 1,730 $178K
Maryland 476 1,654 $246K
Iowa 284 1,385 $137K
West Virginia 305 1,214 $132K
Montana 229 1,102 $113K
Maine 201 922 $109K
South Dakota 143 709 $74K
New Hampshire 143 652 $67.4K
Wyoming 124 510 $61.8K
North Dakota 111 503 $61.9K
Rhode Island 110 481 $42.8K
Hawaii 99 431 $49.4K
Delaware 121 421 $63.9K
District of Columbia 70 340 $40.9K
Vermont 54 258 $30.8K
Alaska 58 233 $29.7K
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. ProPublica combined that data with additional information released by CMS. The data for 2013 includes nearly 1.4 billion prescriptions written by 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 410,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients Methodology »

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Top prescribers for VIVELLE-DOT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JAMES GUILER MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled602

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

DIANA SCHWARZBEIN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled339

SANTA BARBARA

California

EDWARD BIGGERSTAFF MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled305

SAVANNAH

Georgia

CHARLES LOMAX MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled300

GREENSBORO

North Carolina

CHARLES MYERS MD

Specialist

Claims Filled276

EARLYSVILLE

Virginia

BLANE CRANDALL M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled248

NAPLES

Florida

JAMES MCMINN MD

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled238

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

CHARLES KALSTONE M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled225

SOUTH MIAMI

Florida

MARTHA GONZALEZ M.D., M.P.H

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled221

VENTURA

California

RISA KAGAN M.D,

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled207

BERKELEY

California

JON LISCHKE MD

Reproductive Endocrinology

Claims Filled206

SAN DIEGO

California

BARRY SCHLAFSTEIN MD

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Claims Filled205

SAVANNAH

Georgia

BARBARA DEPREE M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled187

HOLLAND

Michigan

SUSAN UNGAR MS,NP

Nurse Practitioner, Womens Health

Claims Filled187

SANTA CRUZ

California

JAMES BELYEU M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled184

ALABASTER

Alabama

JANE BENING M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled184

NEWPORT BEACH

California

ROBERT GOLDMAN M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled180

ALPHARETTA

Georgia

RICKI POLLYCOVE M.D., M.H.S.

Gynecology

Claims Filled178

SAN FRANCISCO

California

A GRAHAM MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled173

BELLEVUE

Washington

LAURA MACKIE M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

Claims Filled169

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

RALPH JENNINGS MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled163

LAKELAND

Florida

MARSHALL KADNER M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled161

BEVERLY HILLS

California

CHRISTINE GRISWOLD MD

Gynecology

Claims Filled159

RANCHO MIRAGE

California

MALACHI QUIGLEY MD

Reproductive Endocrinology

Claims Filled158

SAN DIEGO

California

STEPHANIE MCCLELLAN M.D.

Gynecology

Claims Filled156

NEWPORT BEACH

California