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CLONIDINE HCL

Kapvay (clonidine) is an alpha-2 agonist. It's not entirely clear how it works for ADHD, but it lowers the activity of certain stress hormones in the brain. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Kapvay

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

4.63M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 75 of 3393

$38.7M
Retail Cost

Rank: 541 of 3393

979,700
Patients

Rank: 97 of 3393

279,255
Prescribers

Rank: 71 of 3393

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60%

of people say

it's worth it

60%

of people say

it worked well

20%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

4.37M

2012

4.66M

2013

4.71M

2014

4.75M

2015

4.63M

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$39.8M

2012

$44.8M

2013

$41.9M

2014

$37.9M

2015

$38.6M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$46

2012

$48

2013

$43

2014

$39

2015

$39

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 100,958 446,970 $4.03M
Florida 97,947 390,763 $3.25M
Texas 93,334 353,356 $3M
New York 42,715 212,582 $1.74M
Georgia 40,433 206,470 $1.49M
Ohio 39,734 199,077 $1.85M
Pennsylvania 34,458 183,241 $1.47M
North Carolina 35,093 177,542 $1.59M
Tennessee 37,699 165,418 $1.3M
Illinois 29,518 147,511 $1.45M
Michigan 31,392 139,847 $1.12M
Alabama 31,828 139,011 $1.17M
Louisiana 25,957 127,917 $910K
Kentucky 21,634 109,334 $856K
Virginia 22,599 108,604 $1.02M
Indiana 23,816 107,533 $1.03M
Missouri 20,489 103,864 $847K
New Jersey 22,512 103,741 $1.01M
Massachusetts 17,462 96,240 $629K
Mississippi 17,045 88,551 $556K
South Carolina 17,205 86,593 $674K
Arkansas 15,818 74,905 $472K
Arizona 19,221 72,694 $636K
Oklahoma 18,285 72,263 $561K
Wisconsin 13,561 64,107 $563K
Maryland 13,794 61,160 $627K
Washington 11,908 52,375 $425K
Oregon 10,283 48,311 $389K
West Virginia 9,474 45,539 $364K
Minnesota 9,361 42,699 $391K
Kansas 7,718 38,756 $317K
Iowa 6,326 33,282 $260K
Colorado 7,879 31,826 $277K
Nebraska 5,582 30,775 $221K
Nevada 7,875 29,247 $262K
Maine 4,491 21,306 $177K
Connecticut 4,436 20,730 $173K
New Mexico 4,617 18,368 $146K
Idaho 3,933 17,473 $138K
Utah 3,700 15,247 $113K
New Hampshire 3,221 14,562 $124K
Rhode Island 1,983 10,329 $77.9K
Montana 2,097 9,614 $77.3K
District of Columbia 1,889 8,867 $82.9K
Delaware 2,170 8,632 $99.5K
South Dakota 1,621 8,631 $62.8K
North Dakota 1,454 8,178 $59.1K
Hawaii 1,486 6,043 $57.7K
Vermont 1,307 5,814 $40.1K
Wyoming 881 3,651 $30.2K
Alaska 652 2,801 $21.7K
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 CLONIDINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
HOWARD RUBENSTEIN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled70

SARALAND

Alabama

JESSE HAGGERTY MD, MSC, MPH, PHD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled100

EUFAULA

Alabama

STANLEY BARNES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled553

EVERGREEN

Alabama

STEVEN SANDERS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled55

GADSDEN

Alabama

DAVID BLACK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

LEEANN KETTUNEN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled69

ENTERPRISE

Alabama

FREDERICK YERBY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled131

FAYETTE

Alabama

BEN BOSTICK M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled177

CULLMAN

Alabama

AZITA TAKESHIAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled96

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

THAKORBHAI DARJI M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled190

THOMASVILLE

Alabama

ANJANETTA FOSTER M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled103

BIRMINGHAM

Alabama

MARILYN LACHMAN MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled108

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama

TODD VAUGHAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled173

LIVINGSTON

Alabama

PHILIP BUTERA M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled53

MOBILE

Alabama

WALLACE PURDY M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled180

BESSEMER

Alabama

JOHN MCBRAYER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled152

ALABASTER

Alabama

MARK MCDANIEL MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled183

SARALAND

Alabama

WILLIAM PERRY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled93

CENTRE

Alabama

THOMAS MILKO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled97

GRAYSVILLE

Alabama

BRUCE RUSSELL MD

General Practice

Claims Filled137

SUMITON

Alabama

CECIL PARKER MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled234

MOBILE

Alabama

LOUIS GUINN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled73

BUTLER

Alabama

JUDY TRAVIS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled130

DEMOPOLIS

Alabama

CHARLES SHIPMAN MD

Emergency Medicine

Claims Filled109

JASPER

Alabama

MICHAEL PETERS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled56

ALBERTVILLE

Alabama