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Prescriber Checkup » BUDEPRION SR

BUDEPRION SR

Treats depression and aids in quitting smoking. Also prevents depression caused by seasonal affective disorder (SAD). This medicine is an antidepressant. More info »

AT A GLANCE: THIS DRUG IN 2011

99K
Medicare Part D Claims
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 BUDEPRION SR

Provider Medicare Claims City State
NEIL WHICKER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled217

ATLANTA

Georgia

CHARITA POPE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled116

ROCKVILLE

Maryland

BRIAN HASTINGS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled103

BALTIMORE

Maryland

ZOYA KOSMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled93

SKOKIE

Illinois

ZEBEDIAH STEARNS M.D

Family Medicine

Claims Filled72

EUNICE

Louisiana

SANJAY SHARMA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled67

ATLANTA

Georgia

HARSHAD PATEL MD

Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology

Claims Filled65

SHARON

Pennsylvania

KAREN BROWN PAC

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled63

KALAMAZOO

Michigan

CLEATIOUS SMITH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled59

JAY

Florida

JANET VLHA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled59

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

PAUL INGRAHAM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled58

SCOTTSDALE

Arizona

RACHAEL STUBBS MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled58

SALT LAKE CITY

Utah

LINDA LOMBARDI RN,CS

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Adult

Claims Filled58

LEXINGTON

Massachusetts

CYNTHIA JONES ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled53

ANCHORAGE

Alaska

ROBERTO HERNANDO MD

Mental Health Counselor

Claims Filled52

MIAMI

Florida

JOHN ACQUAYE-AWAH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

CHICAGO

Illinois

STEVEN WALLENIUS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

POLLY ROSS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled52

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

JITENDRA PATEL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

PORTSMOUTH

Ohio