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GLIPIZIDE-METFORMIN

GLIPIZIDE/METFORMIN HCL

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

409K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 380 of 3393

$33.7M
Retail Cost

Rank: 577 of 3393

84,584
Patients

Rank: 442 of 3393

44,368
Prescribers

Rank: 437 of 3393

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

90.1K

2012

175K

2013

339K

2014

388K

2015

406K

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$6.78M

2012

$12.7M

2013

$25.7M

2014

$31.1M

2015

$33.4M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$377

2012

$332

2013

$347

2014

$378

2015

$396

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Texas 13,706 58,428 $5.48M
California 10,717 48,425 $4.53M
New York 8,739 46,944 $3.72M
Florida 9,421 44,942 $3.23M
Pennsylvania 2,712 14,105 $1.13M
Illinois 2,629 11,933 $1.06M
Georgia 2,177 11,142 $767K
North Carolina 2,181 10,827 $779K
New Jersey 2,323 10,754 $834K
Ohio 2,017 9,424 $844K
Alabama 1,829 8,633 $720K
South Carolina 1,682 8,614 $630K
Arkansas 1,162 7,155 $448K
Tennessee 1,493 6,910 $585K
Wisconsin 1,475 6,552 $652K
Mississippi 1,092 6,199 $421K
Indiana 1,315 6,071 $508K
Michigan 1,366 5,686 $527K
Missouri 1,052 5,604 $411K
Virginia 1,167 5,211 $448K
Maryland 1,247 4,794 $463K
Kentucky 858 4,260 $339K
Louisiana 868 4,140 $331K
Massachusetts 765 3,633 $345K
Arizona 843 3,372 $279K
Connecticut 684 3,273 $273K
Oklahoma 650 2,935 $246K
Rhode Island 440 2,757 $236K
Iowa 475 2,536 $203K
Hawaii 621 2,497 $270K
Nevada 566 2,464 $208K
Colorado 519 2,020 $189K
Minnesota 469 1,995 $213K
West Virginia 369 1,905 $157K
Washington 378 1,659 $149K
Kansas 322 1,615 $123K
Utah 286 1,182 $128K
Nebraska 206 1,097 $82.8K
Oregon 240 992 $99.6K
Delaware 234 888 $83.2K
South Dakota 126 732 $58.8K
New Mexico 163 688 $58.6K
Maine 150 586 $64K
District of Columbia 136 574 $42.1K
New Hampshire 126 545 $50.4K
Idaho 111 452 $42.2K
Vermont 75 351 $38.1K
North Dakota 52 259 $24.8K
Montana 51 245 $21.6K
Wyoming 41 182 $20.5K
Alaska 20 66 $5,407
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 GLIPIZIDE-METFORMIN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MAURIN JIMENEZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled212

HIALEAH

Florida

HUMBERTO HERNANDEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled210

HIALEAH

Florida

CARL CASIMIR M.D., D.O

Family Medicine

Claims Filled208

BROOKLYN

New York

ENRIQUE HUERTAS MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled206

MIAMI

Florida

ABDULMASSIH ABDULMASSIH M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled203

CHICAGO

Illinois

ISELA SEGURA

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled202

EAGLE PASS

Texas

RENE GARCIA M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled201

MIAMI

Florida

SYED AHMAD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled199

BROOKLYN

New York

KEVIN GUO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled197

NEW YORK

New York

ANGEL ARIZMENDI M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled196

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

DAMARYS GONZALEZ M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled195

ISABELA

Puerto Rico

KIN-KEE PUN M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled193

SAN FRANCISCO

California

FRANCISCO GARCIA-CORTES M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled192

ARECIBO

Puerto Rico

GILBERTO VAZQUEZ MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled192

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

JORGE DIEPPA M.D.

Medical Genetics, PhD Medical Genetics

Claims Filled189

MIAMI

Florida

MARIA ARANGO FRIAS

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled186

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

VICTOR TAMAYO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled185

NORTH MIAMI BEACH

Florida

ROBERTO DIAZ M.D.

Sleep Medicine

Claims Filled185

ALICE

Texas

NELSON GONZALEZ MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled184

HOMESTEAD

Florida

MALEK KARASSI M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled183

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

RAYMOND GALCERAN M.D

General Practice

Claims Filled182

HIALEAH

Florida

JUAN JOHNSON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled180

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

MUHAMMAD ALI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled180

ALEXANDRIA

Virginia

MISSAK KLTCHIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled179

LOS ANGELES

California

FERNANDO ECHEANDIA FUSTER M.D.

Legal Medicine

Claims Filled178

LARES

Puerto Rico