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ANDROGEL

TESTOSTERONE

Treats low testosterone levels when your body does not produce enough natural testosterone. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

482K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 352 of 3362

$282M
Retail Cost

Rank: 106 of 3362

129,542
Patients

Rank: 372 of 3362

67,964
Prescribers

Rank: 336 of 3362

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it worked well

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it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 17,527 68,799 $38M
Florida 13,112 46,441 $26.4M
Texas 10,317 35,565 $21.7M
New York 6,998 25,282 $16.2M
North Carolina 5,612 21,019 $12.1M
Pennsylvania 5,066 19,458 $11M
Ohio 4,931 16,957 $10.6M
Georgia 4,074 14,853 $8.42M
Michigan 4,139 13,885 $9.36M
Illinois 3,542 13,202 $8.2M
Arizona 3,558 12,498 $7.26M
New Jersey 3,502 12,263 $8.19M
Tennessee 3,424 12,261 $7.03M
Massachusetts 2,497 11,594 $6.15M
South Carolina 2,802 10,357 $5.82M
Virginia 2,957 10,218 $6.24M
Missouri 2,625 9,807 $5.43M
Indiana 2,741 9,789 $5.89M
Kentucky 2,353 8,277 $5.18M
Washington 2,196 8,059 $4.68M
Wisconsin 1,910 7,633 $4.4M
Colorado 2,032 7,310 $4.21M
Alabama 1,927 6,790 $3.69M
Maryland 1,931 6,365 $4.28M
Oregon 1,627 6,264 $3.55M
Louisiana 1,630 5,888 $3.14M
Minnesota 1,452 5,658 $3.36M
Oklahoma 1,432 5,074 $2.79M
Connecticut 1,315 5,029 $3.18M
Utah 1,108 4,043 $2.22M
Nevada 1,075 3,820 $2.22M
Kansas 978 3,661 $2.02M
Iowa 760 3,138 $1.74M
West Virginia 915 3,135 $1.77M
New Mexico 834 3,051 $1.71M
Arkansas 722 2,335 $1.24M
Mississippi 607 2,124 $1.11M
Hawaii 573 2,057 $1.21M
Maine 542 2,046 $1.25M
Nebraska 531 2,043 $1.11M
Idaho 543 1,992 $1.12M
New Hampshire 459 1,991 $965K
Rhode Island 407 1,632 $804K
Delaware 504 1,608 $1.16M
Montana 284 1,068 $565K
Vermont 256 1,033 $591K
District of Columbia 258 971 $601K
South Dakota 184 731 $386K
Wyoming 146 521 $297K
North Dakota 123 494 $234K
Alaska 95 297 $231K
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 ANDROGEL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ANGEL ALEJANDRO M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled633

MIAMI

Florida

MARCIA SENTENO MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled347

LONG BEACH

California

STEVEN SCHEIBEL M.D.

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled323

SAN FRANCISCO

California

JOHN KRUBA DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled269

PALM SPRINGS

California

EDWARD GHEILER MD

Urology

Claims Filled265

HIALEAH

Florida

CLAYTON BARBOUR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled254

PALM SPRINGS

California

JOHN STANSELL M.D.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled243

PALM SPRINGS

California

VICTOR MOORE PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled239

PALM SPRINGS

California

ANTHONY MILLS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled222

LOS ANGELES

California

MARK SWOFFORD DO

Urology

Claims Filled201

PIKEVILLE

Kentucky

PHILLIP MUSIKANTH MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled196

LOS ANGELES

California

AVIDAH RUDBERG M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled194

BROOKLYN

New York

PHILLIP GINSBERG D.O.

Urology

Claims Filled188

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

EMMANUEL LIM M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled188

LOS ANGELES

California

ARDIS MOE MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled178

LOS ANGELES

California

NOAH LEE D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled176

OAKLAND PARK

Florida

DANIEL LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled175

SAN DIEGO

California

PAUL MCHUGH D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled174

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

GARY FELDMAN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled173

SAN FRANCISCO

California

DAVID WILKINSON MD

Urology

Claims Filled163

BONITA SPRINGS

Florida

MOHIT KHERA M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled162

HOUSTON

Texas

ROBERTO ORTIZ MD

General Practice

Claims Filled160

ORLANDO

Florida

MARK ILLEMAN FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled157

SAN FRANCISCO

California

MARK SCHEPERLE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled156

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

PATRICIA GARTON APRN-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled148

NORWALK

Connecticut