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DUTOPROL

METOPROLOL SUCCINATE/HCTZ

Dutoprol (Metoprolol Succinate / Hydrochlorothiazide) is a combination medicine that helps control your blood pressure and reduce the risk of a heart attack or stroke. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water from your body. Metoprolol is a beta blocker that lowers your heart rate. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Metoprolol succinate/Hydrochlorothiazide

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

3,462
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1653 of 3362

$190K
Retail Cost

Rank: 1879 of 3362

1,004
Patients

Rank: 1663 of 3362

1,009
Prescribers

Rank: 1638 of 3362

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

N/A

2011

830

2012

2,806

2013

3,462

2014

1,936

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

N/A

2011

$20.2K

2012

$73.5K

2013

$190K

2014

$409K

2015

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients without a low-income subsidy paid each year.

N/A

2011

$48

2012

$71

2013

$112

2014

$222

2015

Note: While the rest of this page displays data from 2014, the charts above display data through 2015, from a special release by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 114 321 $14.9K
New York 70 245 $16.8K
Texas 83 245 $11.7K
North Carolina 41 216 $9,859
Pennsylvania 54 212 $11.3K
Ohio 52 178 $11.3K
Michigan 58 175 $14.4K
South Carolina 33 173 $7,077
California 56 162 $7,646
New Jersey 54 157 $10.6K
Georgia 34 141 $5,843
Illinois 30 124 $8,408
Alabama 26 117 $4,811
Louisiana 29 101 $5,816
Missouri 22 90 $4,973
Kentucky 19 80 $3,672
Virginia 29 78 $3,989
Indiana 26 65 $4,316
Arizona 18 62 $2,857
Maryland 16 54 $3,215
Tennessee 14 46 $2,678
Wisconsin 44 $1,571
Arkansas 13 43 $1,796
Massachusetts 14 31 $1,776
Connecticut 29 $1,168
Oklahoma 28 $1,683
Oregon 26 $1,104
Mississippi 23 $635
West Virginia 21 $945
Delaware 18 $2,334
Iowa 17 $1,540
North Dakota 15 $510
South Dakota 15 $1,147
Kansas 12 $1,239
Nevada 11 $1,224
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 DUTOPROL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CARLOS CANOVA-DIAZ M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

MIAMI

Florida