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CHLORDIAZEPOXIDE HCL

Librium (chlordiazepoxide) is a benzodiazepine. It's not clear how Librium (chlordiazepoxide) treats anxiety, but it possibly calms activity in a part of the brain that's responsible for emotional responses. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug chlordiazepoxide

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

105K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 669 of 3395

$972K
Retail Cost

Rank: 1698 of 3395

28,202
Patients

Rank: 663 of 3395

26,468
Prescribers

Rank: 546 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

21.8K

2011

23.3K

2012

104K

2013

108K

2014

105K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$220K

2011

$278K

2012

$1.02M

2013

$1.02M

2014

$973K

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

$18

2011

$21

2012

$20

2013

$23

2014

$23

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 4,253 15,332 $106K
California 2,454 6,682 $73.1K
Illinois 1,341 5,368 $50.6K
Pennsylvania 1,260 5,080 $63.6K
Texas 1,406 4,696 $44.3K
Ohio 1,106 4,328 $46.4K
Missouri 1,017 4,096 $42.6K
Michigan 1,197 4,033 $43.5K
New York 1,100 3,614 $35.5K
Kentucky 806 3,613 $32.3K
Tennessee 908 3,451 $28.5K
Indiana 879 3,200 $32.5K
North Carolina 731 2,850 $25.7K
New Jersey 819 2,836 $26.5K
Georgia 725 2,617 $23.2K
Virginia 673 2,571 $26.5K
Alabama 601 2,173 $17.9K
Massachusetts 536 2,164 $19.1K
South Carolina 509 2,107 $17.8K
Wisconsin 410 1,982 $20.3K
Louisiana 431 1,434 $10.9K
Oregon 401 1,425 $12.9K
West Virginia 293 1,419 $13.5K
Maryland 460 1,418 $14.1K
Oklahoma 346 1,226 $10.2K
Washington 392 1,218 $10.3K
Arizona 384 1,214 $10.5K
Arkansas 306 1,085 $9,269
Iowa 249 1,072 $10.3K
Colorado 280 903 $10K
Connecticut 226 875 $8,802
Mississippi 243 828 $7,320
Kansas 190 764 $8,242
Maine 172 736 $6,739
New Mexico 224 687 $5,206
Nevada 225 606 $4,659
Nebraska 119 584 $5,235
Minnesota 151 570 $6,771
Rhode Island 107 547 $3,694
Utah 149 523 $3,376
New Hampshire 142 465 $4,096
Delaware 69 276 $4,249
South Dakota 53 252 $2,525
Vermont 52 249 $2,153
Idaho 73 215 $1,934
Hawaii 70 154 $1,657
Montana 44 149 $1,259
District of Columbia 46 143 $1,382
Wyoming 35 132 $1,076
Alaska 27 98 $958
North Dakota 24 95 $687
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 CHLORDIAZEPOXIDE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ONELIO RIERA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled206

HIALEAH

Florida

CARLOS SABATES MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled169

MIAMI

Florida

MARY DOWD MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled154

PORTLAND

Maine

ORESTES ZAS MD

General Practice

Claims Filled147

HIALEAH

Florida

JOSE LOPEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled146

MIAMI

Florida

JESUS MENENDEZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled145

MIAMI

Florida

REGINA FELIU MD

General Practice

Claims Filled135

MIAMI

Florida

NELSON HERNANDEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled119

MIAMI

Florida

RAMIRO CORO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled117

HIALEAH

Florida

ERNESTO GARCIA

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled110

MIAMI

Florida

MIRIAM CASANOVA M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled106

HIALEAH

Florida

JUAN BARROSO M.D.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled105

HIALEAH

Florida

RAFAEL CONTE MD

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled104

MIAMI

Florida

CHARLES JONES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled93

PAULS VALLEY

Oklahoma

ERNESTO FERNANDEZ M.D

General Practice

Claims Filled92

HIALEAH

Florida

YAN SUAREZ MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

Claims Filled91

BRONX

New York

PERCY MAY M.D.

Adult Medicine

Claims Filled84

CHICAGO

Illinois

HENRY STORPER MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled79

PALMETTO BAY

Florida

VINOD THAKKAR MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled76

SEBRING

Florida

ENRIQUE FERNANDEZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled74

MIAMI

Florida

FRANCISCO DELGADO M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled73

MIAMI

Florida

JORGE DIEPPA M.D.

Medical Genetics, PhD Medical Genetics

Claims Filled69

MIAMI

Florida

RAINA SLUDER M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled67

MOUNTAIN CITY

Tennessee

OSCAR CANOSA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled67

MIAMI

Florida

MARIO AGUADO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled63

MIAMI

Florida