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AMOXICILLIN

Treats infections. Also used with other medicines to treat stomach ulcer. This medicine is a penicillin antibiotic. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

2.9M
Medicare Part D Claims
$28M
Retail Cost

Cost by state

State Claims Cost
California 539,010 $3.96M
New York 288,150 $1.65M
Florida 277,654 $1.6M
Texas 267,066 $1.65M
Pennsylvania 254,228 $1.29M
Ohio 202,066 $1.07M
Illinois 176,046 $1.04M
North Carolina 150,066 $903K
Michigan 131,913 $821K
Georgia 124,061 $801K
Tennessee 109,393 $685K
New Jersey 106,811 $572K
Missouri 104,685 $680K
Virginia 101,526 $620K
Kentucky 100,967 $670K
Indiana 99,248 $603K
Minnesota 96,490 $573K
Massachusetts 92,170 $520K
Wisconsin 91,744 $531K
Alabama 82,989 $540K
Arizona 76,714 $406K
Washington 74,457 $456K
Louisiana 69,430 $442K
Iowa 66,450 $357K
South Carolina 66,333 $434K
Oklahoma 58,146 $370K
Maryland 57,650 $359K
Colorado 56,993 $436K
Arkansas 54,566 $345K
Mississippi 54,481 $336K
Kansas 51,665 $312K
Oregon 51,106 $320K
Puerto Rico 50,063 $313K
West Virginia 48,013 $299K
Connecticut 46,773 $255K
Nebraska 33,574 $204K
Utah 28,906 $177K
Nevada 28,298 $167K
New Mexico 27,749 $165K
Maine 20,574 $117K
Idaho 19,910 $131K
Hawaii 19,338 $145K
Rhode Island 18,464 $94.2K
South Dakota 16,265 $98.5K
New Hampshire 15,621 $84.9K
Montana 13,904 $85.7K
North Dakota 13,763 $91.3K
Delaware 12,540 $74.1K
Vermont 9,165 $47.5K
Wyoming 6,818 $42.2K
District of Columbia 4,937 $33K
Alaska 2,780 $19.5K
About This Data

ProPublica obtained prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, under the Freedom of Information Act. The data for 2011 includes nearly 1.2 billion prescriptions written by 1.6 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 364,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. About three-fourths went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »


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Top prescribers for AMOXICILLIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JAMES TAYLOR D.M.D.

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

CLEVELAND

Mississippi

NED BEISER D.O

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

DALLAS

Texas

ANNE HAYES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

LEBANON

Pennsylvania

BRUCE LISH DDS

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

BROOKLYN

New York

REKHA ISSAR M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

LAKELAND

Florida

JAMES SIMS D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

TROY

Ohio

LISA SALVADOR M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

GIRARD

Kansas

JOSEPH JELLICORSE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

CARROLLTON

Georgia

EGISTO SALERNO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

SAN DIEGO

California

WILSON PERRIN D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

CORPUS CHRISTI

Texas

JOHN GAWLIK D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

BLOOMINGTON

Minnesota

KATE GILSON D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

WAUKESHA

Wisconsin

JEAN MARY MARIUS

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

LATHAM

New York

LARRY HOFFMAN D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

JAMESTOWN

North Dakota

PETER TANZER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

KENTON HORACEK M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled53

SANTA MONICA

California

ROBERT SCHUBERT MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

ELIZABETHTON

Tennessee

VINOD KOHLI MD

General Practice

Claims Filled53

WARREN

Michigan

HENRY ADKINS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

GRAYSON

Kentucky

RALPH TESSENEER MD

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled53

SPARTANBURG

South Carolina

MATTHEW FRANTZ DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled53

NORTH ROYALTON

Ohio

ADAM WINTON M.D., D.D.S.

Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Claims Filled53

POMPANO BEACH

Florida

ALBERT ARCAND DMD

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

WEST WARWICK

Rhode Island

CRAIG SNOW DMD

Dentist, General Practice

Claims Filled53

NEW CASTLE

Pennsylvania

NATHAN CHURCH PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled53

BOISE

Idaho