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VENLAFAXINE HCL ER

VENLAFAXINE HCL

Venlafaxine is used to treat depression. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

4.28M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 79 of 3362

$168M
Retail Cost

Rank: 158 of 3362

673,066
Patients

Rank: 120 of 3362

226,074
Prescribers

Rank: 93 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 58,224 324,390 $14.2M
Pennsylvania 38,978 279,829 $9.63M
New York 37,365 240,569 $9.29M
Texas 41,002 224,450 $9.42M
Florida 40,663 217,647 $8.88M
Ohio 31,577 194,840 $8.03M
North Carolina 25,253 156,377 $5.91M
Michigan 26,831 142,210 $5.37M
Illinois 22,263 139,925 $5.54M
Georgia 21,465 134,568 $4.84M
Tennessee 20,068 120,858 $4.48M
Missouri 17,900 119,881 $4.67M
Massachusetts 16,251 118,637 $4.62M
Minnesota 16,025 104,111 $4.5M
Wisconsin 15,271 101,472 $4.25M
Indiana 16,571 98,756 $3.82M
Virginia 15,887 94,165 $3.65M
Washington 15,744 93,694 $4.55M
South Carolina 13,719 81,945 $2.89M
Kentucky 13,613 80,810 $2.7M
New Jersey 12,820 78,434 $3.28M
Alabama 12,963 77,422 $2.54M
Arizona 13,510 75,320 $3.49M
Louisiana 11,173 70,217 $2.55M
Colorado 12,004 67,604 $3.32M
Iowa 9,302 66,796 $2.29M
Oregon 11,044 65,613 $3.1M
Oklahoma 9,653 54,614 $2.13M
Connecticut 7,184 49,812 $1.96M
Kansas 7,418 49,290 $1.72M
Arkansas 7,770 48,909 $1.69M
Mississippi 7,506 47,770 $1.54M
Maryland 8,645 46,448 $1.95M
West Virginia 6,781 42,674 $1.41M
Nebraska 5,083 36,574 $1.16M
Maine 5,026 31,849 $1.49M
Idaho 4,347 26,773 $1.27M
New Hampshire 3,791 26,237 $1.04M
New Mexico 4,698 24,912 $1.33M
Utah 4,329 24,761 $1.25M
Rhode Island 3,148 23,576 $872K
Nevada 3,859 19,292 $763K
Montana 2,823 17,919 $560K
Vermont 2,406 15,927 $631K
North Dakota 2,128 15,093 $429K
South Dakota 2,178 14,956 $526K
Delaware 2,203 11,796 $522K
Wyoming 1,082 6,597 $260K
Hawaii 1,168 6,513 $265K
Alaska 631 5,489 $153K
District of Columbia 740 3,194 $146K
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. The data for 2014 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by more than 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 428,000 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 VENLAFAXINE HCL ER

Provider Medicare Claims City State
REDENTOR GALANG M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled469

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

MILAGROS ORTIZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled466

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

NORBERTO PELLOT M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled466

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

ERIC BECKER MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled466

BETHLEHEM

Pennsylvania

MARY ANNE SECRIST MS, RN, CNS

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled466

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

ERIC WARREN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled465

BRANDON

Mississippi

PUNYABRATA ROY M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled463

CENTRE HALL

Pennsylvania

RICARDO SANCHEZ M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled459

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico

MATTHEW BEHAN DO

Psychiatry

Claims Filled456

ERIE

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL BLUBAUGH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled455

WALTERBORO

South Carolina

CHARLES RODWELL MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled453

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

CHARLES CLASS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled452

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

RADU CIUBUC MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled451

EL PASO

Texas

BRUCE MEYER

Psychiatry

Claims Filled450

ST LOUIS PARK

Minnesota

ANISSA HERNANDEZ RIVERA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled448

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

ABIMAEL RIVERA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled448

RIO GRANDE

Puerto Rico

GARY MOAK M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

Claims Filled447

WESTBOROUGH

Massachusetts

HUMA KHUSRO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled445

GADSDEN

Alabama

MICHAEL BANOV MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled444

MARIETTA

Georgia

IVAN MAZZORANA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled443

FT MYERS

Florida

SHAHZAD HASHMI M.D.,

Psychiatry

Claims Filled443

LAWRENCEVILLE

Georgia

JODY FLETCHER

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled442

MORRISTOWN

Tennessee

TODD MUNESES MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled442

NEW FREEDOM

Pennsylvania

MOHMMAD MUNIR M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled441

DEDHAM

Massachusetts

CORY PELNICK MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled440

WILMINGTON

Ohio