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BUDESONIDE

Rhinocort Aqua (Budesonide) is a steroid nasal spray that works directly in your nose to reduce swelling and allergy symptoms. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

226K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 515 of 3393

$66.6M
Retail Cost

Rank: 385 of 3393

46,873
Patients

Rank: 564 of 3393

26,931
Prescribers

Rank: 548 of 3393

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

139K

2012

161K

2013

188K

2014

218K

2015

221K

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$37.6M

2012

$50.1M

2013

$57.1M

2014

$63.2M

2015

$64.5M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$1,409

2012

$1,642

2013

$1,527

2014

$1,351

2015

$1,391

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 4,944 23,014 $6.94M
Pennsylvania 3,411 17,141 $4.86M
Florida 3,054 12,767 $3.49M
Texas 3,240 12,639 $3.92M
California 2,670 11,408 $3.18M
New Jersey 2,197 10,946 $3M
Ohio 2,068 10,469 $3.09M
Illinois 1,917 8,820 $2.44M
North Carolina 1,615 7,958 $2.62M
Massachusetts 1,664 7,649 $2.42M
Michigan 1,507 6,556 $1.96M
Indiana 1,250 6,366 $1.99M
Minnesota 1,023 5,823 $1.9M
Wisconsin 947 5,599 $1.62M
Connecticut 1,258 5,338 $1.88M
Kentucky 974 5,032 $1.27M
Iowa 697 4,773 $1.4M
Georgia 887 4,482 $1.22M
Virginia 970 4,441 $1.2M
Maryland 832 4,401 $1.19M
Kansas 756 4,342 $1.3M
Missouri 884 4,280 $1.27M
Tennessee 720 3,344 $903K
Washington 661 3,005 $892K
South Dakota 335 2,555 $790K
South Carolina 563 2,540 $827K
Louisiana 582 2,521 $791K
Arizona 594 2,441 $756K
Nebraska 329 2,293 $654K
North Dakota 307 1,984 $670K
Mississippi 396 1,789 $569K
Colorado 408 1,739 $531K
Alabama 455 1,718 $506K
Oklahoma 446 1,713 $623K
Oregon 357 1,494 $432K
Arkansas 299 1,242 $347K
New Hampshire 234 1,189 $406K
West Virginia 244 1,136 $275K
Nevada 164 1,115 $211K
Rhode Island 157 977 $272K
Delaware 177 939 $275K
Idaho 162 915 $256K
Maine 200 904 $272K
New Mexico 188 816 $234K
Vermont 134 729 $243K
Utah 145 703 $196K
Montana 114 573 $160K
Wyoming 68 446 $130K
Hawaii 127 356 $122K
District of Columbia 59 236 $71.4K
Alaska 14 46 $10.1K
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 BUDESONIDE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
MIGDONIA MONTEJO M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled129

NORFOLK

Virginia

CLIFFORD GARVIN M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled129

DENISON

Texas

MICHAEL GILHOOLEY MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled128

SCRANTON

Pennsylvania

PATRICIA JOHNSON D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled128

CAMBRIDGE

Maryland

DAVID FIELDS M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled127

WORCESTER

Massachusetts

JOSEPH CONTI D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled126

LAUREL SPRINGS

New Jersey

DANIEL BUBENHEIM MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled126

MC KEES ROCKS

Pennsylvania

VIJAY KUMAR MD,FCCP

Specialist

Claims Filled125

SIMI VALLEY

California

YUTHAPONG SUKKASEM MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled124

SALISBURY

North Carolina

WYATT BLAKE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled123

MONTICELLO

Georgia

CARMEL PERSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled122

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

BOGDAN NEDELESCU M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled122

WORCESTER

Massachusetts

ROBERT BRACKBILL M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled122

READING

Pennsylvania

TODD PODKOWKA D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled122

LEE CENTER

New York

MOHAMMAD AFZAL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled122

SOMERSET

Kentucky

EDGAR JANETZKO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled121

TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES

New Mexico

CHARLES SILBERBERG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled121

SPRING VALLEY

New York

JOSEPH BRENES M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled120

WOLCOTT

Connecticut

AMMAR ALZOUBI MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled120

OSHKOSH

Wisconsin

JEROME KORINCHAK M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled120

SELINSGROVE

Pennsylvania

SUSHMITA SRIVASTAV MD

Hospitalist

Claims Filled119

NEW BRUNSWICK

New Jersey

SALVADOR COQUIA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled118

CLINTON

New Jersey

MOHAMMAD BAHRAMI MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled117

MUNCIE

Indiana

FADI SALLOUM MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled117

PONTIAC

Michigan

JAMES PIKE D.O.

Pulmonary Disease

Claims Filled116

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana