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SOTALOL

SOTALOL HCL

Treats an irregular heartbeat. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

1.18M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 214 of 3362

$25.8M
Retail Cost

Rank: 559 of 3362

222,022
Patients

Rank: 278 of 3362

93,929
Prescribers

Rank: 262 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 22,095 105,555 $2.54M
California 18,364 88,655 $2.1M
Pennsylvania 13,144 73,196 $1.51M
Texas 14,545 72,423 $1.46M
Ohio 13,287 68,027 $1.53M
Tennessee 9,229 49,052 $997K
Missouri 7,458 43,780 $816K
New York 8,967 41,989 $1M
North Carolina 7,224 41,559 $837K
Kentucky 6,257 35,583 $689K
Georgia 6,207 34,588 $676K
Michigan 8,205 33,808 $831K
Illinois 6,317 32,661 $731K
Louisiana 5,230 31,469 $552K
New Jersey 6,456 29,205 $761K
Indiana 5,655 28,023 $633K
Arkansas 4,357 27,157 $475K
Iowa 4,193 26,028 $445K
Kansas 4,387 24,669 $478K
Alabama 4,409 24,127 $461K
South Carolina 4,270 23,199 $602K
Virginia 4,094 21,289 $472K
Massachusetts 3,959 20,559 $484K
Arizona 4,665 20,065 $545K
Mississippi 2,816 17,505 $284K
Minnesota 3,876 17,431 $450K
Wisconsin 3,171 16,278 $410K
Washington 2,650 12,555 $285K
Oklahoma 2,227 11,527 $257K
West Virginia 2,150 11,377 $215K
Connecticut 2,248 10,932 $287K
Colorado 2,124 9,915 $225K
Oregon 1,702 9,022 $211K
Nebraska 1,300 7,938 $141K
Maryland 1,787 7,228 $205K
Utah 1,514 6,567 $141K
Maine 1,409 6,088 $160K
South Dakota 831 5,239 $102K
Idaho 1,165 5,207 $117K
New Hampshire 919 4,314 $105K
Montana 691 3,794 $75.5K
Rhode Island 606 3,695 $78.9K
Nevada 846 3,679 $90.8K
North Dakota 390 2,069 $42.7K
Wyoming 369 2,025 $36.8K
New Mexico 443 1,832 $46.7K
Delaware 433 1,609 $50.8K
Vermont 294 1,483 $35.6K
Hawaii 306 1,198 $28.2K
District of Columbia 123 466 $14K
Alaska 59 267 $4,630
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 SOTALOL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JAMES MCKINNIE MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled388

METAIRIE

Louisiana

JAMES PORTERFIELD M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled388

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

FELIX SOGADE M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled387

MACON

Georgia

GEORGE SEESE D.O.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled384

MASSILLON

Ohio

GREGORY BONAVITA M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled383

CANTON

Ohio

AHMED ABDEL-LATIEF MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled382

SOUTH BEND

Indiana

PENNY WOOD APRN

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled382

PADUCAH

Kentucky

GERSHON PERRY M.D., F.A.C.C

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled379

CHATTANOOGA

Tennessee

KISHOR VORA M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled374

OWENSBORO

Kentucky

PORUR SOMASUNDARAM MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled372

DULUTH

Minnesota

JOHN MITCHELL MD

Specialist

Claims Filled370

AUBURN

Alabama

APARNA CHERLA MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled366

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

KYLE MCCOY M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled364

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

ASSEM FARHAT MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled361

WICHITA

Kansas

CHRISTODULOS STAVENS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled358

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

SAADI ALBAGHDADI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled358

CLINTON

Iowa

MUDASSIR MALIK M.D

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled357

OTTUMWA

Iowa

LUISITO GONZALES M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled356

ELKHART

Indiana

JERRY KENNETT M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled353

COLUMBIA

Missouri

PHILIP ZILO M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled353

FT. LAUDERDALE

Florida

JORGE PASTORIZA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled349

MIAMI

Florida

MICHAEL RUKAVINA MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled348

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

KANDARP PATEL M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled348

JACKSON

Tennessee

SANJEEV RAVIPUDI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled347

COLUMBIA

Missouri

RICHARD VANGROUW M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled347

BATESVILLE

Arkansas