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BETHANECHOL CHLORIDE

Bethanechol is used to relieve difficulties in urinating caused by surgery, drugs, or other factors. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

248K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 482 of 3362

$11.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 769 of 3362

53,336
Patients

Rank: 524 of 3362

29,467
Prescribers

Rank: 516 of 3362

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Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 5,166 23,732 $1.17M
Pennsylvania 3,450 19,042 $1.04M
Florida 4,559 17,472 $892K
Ohio 3,081 14,607 $732K
Illinois 2,822 14,527 $695K
New York 2,753 13,533 $674K
Texas 3,362 13,494 $624K
Missouri 2,087 10,097 $430K
Tennessee 1,977 8,724 $369K
Louisiana 1,609 7,959 $351K
Michigan 1,939 7,434 $356K
North Carolina 1,590 7,417 $300K
Massachusetts 1,119 5,754 $321K
Kentucky 1,241 5,539 $243K
New Jersey 1,198 5,280 $259K
Georgia 1,269 5,196 $249K
Indiana 1,131 5,152 $233K
Kansas 931 4,789 $230K
Alabama 1,154 4,697 $193K
Oklahoma 1,003 4,361 $229K
South Carolina 971 4,296 $169K
Mississippi 751 3,800 $135K
Virginia 753 3,709 $175K
Arizona 753 2,906 $138K
Washington 623 2,620 $122K
West Virginia 556 2,607 $110K
Wisconsin 463 2,521 $107K
Maryland 543 2,246 $131K
Iowa 379 2,220 $90.8K
Connecticut 417 2,201 $107K
Nebraska 394 2,173 $85.9K
Minnesota 294 1,522 $66.9K
Colorado 314 1,318 $59.9K
Rhode Island 228 1,226 $52.7K
Arkansas 267 1,215 $59.7K
Utah 225 974 $41.3K
Nevada 242 876 $37.3K
New Mexico 224 867 $40.3K
Maine 183 832 $68.4K
Hawaii 171 735 $42.7K
Oregon 165 728 $36.2K
Idaho 118 602 $26.1K
North Dakota 81 552 $17.5K
South Dakota 75 438 $17.9K
New Hampshire 75 343 $16.4K
Montana 60 287 $12.6K
Vermont 64 275 $12.8K
Alaska 33 266 $6,650
Delaware 63 240 $12K
District of Columbia 45 205 $7,609
Wyoming 35 110 $6,327
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 BETHANECHOL CHLORIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RONALD CHEE-AWAI M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled1,068

MARRERO

Louisiana

CHESTER ZAHN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled937

SAN GABRIEL

California

VISHAL GUPTA MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled695

ORANGE CITY

Florida

LUIS VIERA-CABAN MD

Urology

Claims Filled679

MANATI

Puerto Rico

LUIS AMBERT MD

Urology

Claims Filled586

GUAYNABO

Puerto Rico

FREDERICK WALTERS M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled508

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

KIP BODI MD FACS

Specialist

Claims Filled463

HUNTINGTON

New York

J ROSS

Urology

Claims Filled451

OWENSBORO

Kentucky

HECTOR CORDERO-JIMENEZ MD

Urology

Claims Filled404

PONCE

Puerto Rico

FELIX CHI-MING YIP M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled404

MONTEREY PARK

California

DAVID CHENG MD

Urology

Claims Filled399

FREEPORT

Illinois

BERNARD HOWERTER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled385

COFFEYVILLE

Kansas

PETER VASELOPULOS MD

Urology

Claims Filled346

EVANSTON

Illinois

FREDERICK KLEIN MD

Urology

Claims Filled344

SWEETWATER

Tennessee

NICANOR CONCEPCION MD

Urology

Claims Filled339

NORTON

Virginia

GLEN PORTWOOD M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled324

CHARLOTTE

North Carolina

RICHARD GREENE PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled316

MURRAY

Kentucky

RODNEY WORTHEN MD

Urology

Claims Filled311

ENID

Oklahoma

DAVID HENDERSON MD

Urology

Claims Filled303

BOUNTIFUL

Utah

SAID NABHAN MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled297

DYERSBURG

Tennessee

HARRY BIGLEY M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled267

COLONIAL HEIGHTS

Virginia

MONTE FINCH D.O.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled260

MURRAY

Kentucky

BRUCE ASKEY CNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled251

SAYRE

Pennsylvania

PIYUSH JOSHI MD

Urology

Claims Filled250

SEBASTIAN

Florida

JAMES COLVERT M.D.

Urology

Claims Filled249

ENID

Oklahoma