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OXYCODONE HCL/ACETAMINOPHEN

Oxycontin (Oxycodone) is an opioid medicine (similar to morphine) that works in the brain to lower pain perception. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Oxycodone

Important Information About This Drug

Prescription opioids (painkillers) can help alleviate certain kinds of pain in the short term but carry serious health risks.

As many as one quarter of those receiving these drugs over a long period of time in a primary care setting struggle with addiction.

Read more about the appropriate use of these drugs and speak to your doctor about their risks.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

1,888
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1936 of 3395

$397K
Retail Cost

Rank: 2008 of 3395

650
Patients

Rank: 1876 of 3395

463
Prescribers

Rank: 1966 of 3395

More info on related drug Oxycodone »

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of people say

it's worth it

50%

of people say

it worked well

19%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

1,718

2014

1,888

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

$334K

2014

$397K

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

$74

2014

$140

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
North Carolina 117 288 $59.9K
Ohio 69 272 $62.2K
New Jersey 36 133 $24.1K
Pennsylvania 51 124 $22.5K
Virginia 36 109 $23.9K
California 24 99 $23.4K
Indiana 20 76 $17.6K
Florida 28 75 $15K
Connecticut 19 75 $20.2K
Georgia 24 68 $15.5K
South Carolina 22 57 $13.7K
New York 15 54 $12.4K
Louisiana 28 51 $8,662
Alabama 46 $10.7K
Texas 17 44 $8,120
Oklahoma 37 $8,521
Michigan 19 35 $7,374
Hawaii 29 34 $1,973
Kentucky 28 $7,377
Washington 23 $3,625
Maryland 18 $4,522
Nebraska 17 $2,485
Tennessee 14 $3,661
Rhode Island 12 $2,769
Arkansas 11 $1,557
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 2015 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by nearly 1.4 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 447,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. More than three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

Incorrect Info?

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Top prescribers for XARTEMIS XR

Provider Medicare Claims City State
HAMMAM AKBIK MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled90

FAIRFIELD

Ohio