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GLUCAGON EMERGENCY KIT

GLUCAGON,HUMAN RECOMBINANT

Glucagen (glucagon) raises blood sugar by stimulating the liver to release its stored sugar. For radiology procedures, Glucagen (glucagon) relaxes the muscles in the stomach and intestines. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug glucagon

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

100K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 680 of 3393

$33.7M
Retail Cost

Rank: 578 of 3393

60,553
Patients

Rank: 504 of 3393

30,407
Prescribers

Rank: 514 of 3393

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

87.8K

2012

96.3K

2013

98.1K

2014

97.5K

2015

100K

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$16.8M

2012

$20.5M

2013

$24.4M

2014

$28.1M

2015

$33.7M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$348

2012

$367

2013

$421

2014

$482

2015

$556

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 6,145 9,948 $3.36M
Pennsylvania 3,841 6,205 $2.07M
Florida 3,200 5,346 $1.67M
Texas 3,324 5,253 $1.76M
Ohio 2,883 5,105 $1.83M
New York 2,981 4,986 $1.84M
Illinois 2,251 4,158 $1.38M
Michigan 2,527 4,127 $1.6M
Missouri 1,988 3,537 $1.16M
North Carolina 2,004 3,242 $1.07M
Tennessee 1,822 3,019 $975K
Virginia 1,686 2,965 $929K
Georgia 1,598 2,829 $913K
Massachusetts 1,648 2,552 $905K
Wisconsin 1,692 2,437 $758K
New Jersey 1,370 2,419 $862K
Indiana 1,571 2,351 $756K
Minnesota 1,481 2,213 $722K
Kentucky 1,010 1,839 $575K
Oklahoma 892 1,777 $595K
Washington 1,134 1,713 $578K
Iowa 968 1,629 $496K
Colorado 918 1,375 $458K
South Carolina 835 1,286 $440K
Oregon 866 1,231 $432K
Arizona 776 1,228 $428K
Mississippi 701 1,171 $365K
Louisiana 751 1,166 $385K
Maryland 784 1,165 $397K
Alabama 632 1,120 $403K
Nebraska 660 1,097 $328K
West Virginia 626 1,029 $328K
Arkansas 549 1,029 $313K
Kansas 556 998 $332K
Connecticut 530 817 $270K
New Mexico 434 732 $229K
New Hampshire 377 549 $181K
Idaho 318 517 $174K
Utah 328 506 $168K
Nevada 285 470 $166K
Maine 291 428 $132K
South Dakota 247 405 $138K
North Dakota 216 357 $102K
Vermont 232 329 $127K
Montana 184 285 $94K
Delaware 150 248 $96.6K
Rhode Island 120 225 $79.1K
Hawaii 96 156 $67.9K
District of Columbia 67 103 $30.1K
Alaska 51 75 $41.2K
Wyoming 37 73 $21.6K
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 2016 includes more than 1.5 billion prescriptions written by 1.1 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists over 460,000 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 GLUCAGON EMERGENCY KIT

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CHRISTOPHER LABONTE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled182

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

MANUEL SANTINI SANTIAGO M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled112

RIO PIEDRAS

Puerto Rico

DAN WATERS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled102

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

RICHARD MAYER DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled100

MONTICELLO

Kentucky

ZIAD MUSAITIF DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled98

PEORIA

Illinois

MARK LIPHAM MD

Claims Filled93

CARROLLTON

Georgia

RAUF BABA MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled90

DYERSBURG

Tennessee

NADEM SAYEGH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled89

BRONX

New York

TERENCE FRINKS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled86

TUCKER

Georgia

CHRISTOPHER SONNIER MD, FACE, ECNU

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled85

KALAMAZOO

Michigan

LISA WEAVER NP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled84

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

SEEMA HAQ M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled83

DENTON

Texas

JANET MORGAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled82

INDEPENDENCE

Missouri

EDWARD HESS MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled79

FONTANA

California

RONALD MCFARLAND MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled79

MONTICELLO

Kentucky

PETER BALACUIT M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled79

MONROVIA

California

ROBIN LOVEDAY FNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled77

KNOXVILLE

Tennessee

MUBASHIR MAHMOOD M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled77

MORRISTOWN

Tennessee

MICHAEL VALITUTTO DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled75

KALAMAZOO

Michigan

DENNIS DREWS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled73

COLUMBIA

Missouri

KORDOR YEBOAH C.R.N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled67

READING

Pennsylvania

ADEL MALATI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled67

OKMULGEE

Oklahoma

RAHIM KHORASSANIZADEH MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled64

FORT SMITH

Arkansas

LANE FREY M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled63

THIBODAUX

Louisiana

COLEEN ACEVEDO CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled63

WEST READING

Pennsylvania