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ZOSYN

PIPERACILLIN-TAZO-DEXTROSE,ISO

Zosyn (piperacillin-tazobactam) is a combination of two medicines: piperacillin and tazobactam. Piperacillin is an antibiotic that kills bacteria by preventing them from making their own protective covering. Tazobactam helps piperacillin work against more infections by stopping breakdown of the antibiotic by bacteria. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug piperacillin-tazobactam

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

7,816
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1388 of 3395

$2.19M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1435 of 3395

2,858
Patients

Rank: 1311 of 3395

1,932
Prescribers

Rank: 1409 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

6,063

2011

5,128

2012

4,248

2013

4,019

2014

7,817

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$1.7M

2011

$1.5M

2012

$1.2M

2013

$1.14M

2014

$2.19M

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

$201

2011

$196

2012

$232

2013

$220

2014

$239

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 388 1,131 $285K
Illinois 269 798 $182K
Ohio 249 727 $194K
Pennsylvania 176 549 $149K
New York 219 477 $141K
California 220 456 $141K
North Carolina 122 342 $113K
Virginia 88 331 $90.6K
Maryland 116 327 $83.1K
Michigan 105 325 $86.3K
Massachusetts 119 296 $85.5K
Indiana 100 281 $75.5K
Connecticut 84 216 $65.7K
Georgia 40 134 $43.6K
Washington 38 128 $38.4K
Kentucky 53 125 $33.3K
West Virginia 51 125 $36.2K
Arizona 61 124 $58.8K
Tennessee 44 105 $37.8K
Texas 28 87 $20.9K
Nevada 23 79 $22K
Wisconsin 23 75 $20.4K
Oklahoma 20 73 $20.4K
Alabama 24 68 $38.8K
Rhode Island 22 67 $15.5K
Missouri 24 49 $9,743
New Jersey 34 49 $16.6K
Colorado 18 47 $14.6K
New Hampshire 11 27 $7,595
South Carolina 23 $8,016
Iowa 22 $6,167
New Mexico 13 22 $9,328
Kansas 19 $4,693
Idaho 13 19 $11.9K
Utah 18 $4,384
South Dakota 17 $3,128
District of Columbia 14 $3,162
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 »

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Top prescribers for ZOSYN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MIGDONIA MONTEJO M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled138

NORFOLK

Virginia