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SURMONTIL

TRIMIPRAMINE MALEATE

Surmontil (trimipramine) is a tricyclic antidepressant. It raises the amount of serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain, 2 chemicals that are known to regulate mood. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

1,719
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1964 of 3395

$821K
Retail Cost

Rank: 1755 of 3395

282
Patients

Rank: 2207 of 3395

311
Prescribers

Rank: 2113 of 3395

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33%

of people say

it's worth it

33%

of people say

it worked well

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

3,283

2011

1,989

2012

1,372

2013

1,912

2014

1,719

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$832K

2011

$603K

2012

$487K

2013

$800K

2014

$821K

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

$535

2011

$530

2012

$401

2013

$547

2014

$630

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Minnesota 15 129 $61.5K
Pennsylvania 18 122 $59.5K
Louisiana 15 118 $52.7K
New York 19 110 $48.6K
Texas 12 92 $25.5K
Illinois 15 90 $40.2K
Virginia 17 89 $29K
North Carolina 14 80 $39.7K
California 19 67 $51.4K
Georgia 12 65 $33K
Wisconsin 59 $16.9K
Indiana 57 $29.6K
Missouri 49 $19K
West Virginia 47 $18.3K
New Jersey 45 $14.4K
Oregon 43 $16.4K
Florida 11 38 $18.2K
Oklahoma 37 $16.2K
Ohio 37 $17.6K
Massachusetts 33 $23K
Iowa 31 $14.4K
Colorado 29 $20.7K
Arkansas 27 $13.4K
Vermont 26 $12.2K
Washington 25 $16.5K
South Carolina 24 $14.1K
Maryland 20 $15.3K
Arizona 17 $11.6K
Rhode Island 16 $7,886
Kentucky 14 $5,598
New Hampshire 13 $15.9K
Connecticut 12 $6,542
Hawaii 11 $3,138
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 SURMONTIL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOSE RIVAS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled54

ALLEN

Texas