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CLONIDINE HCL

Clonidine is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

4.75M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 71 of 3395

$37.9M
Retail Cost

Rank: 507 of 3395

978,477
Patients

Rank: 97 of 3395

274,119
Prescribers

Rank: 71 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

4.61M

2011

4.74M

2012

4.98M

2013

4.88M

2014

4.75M

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$41.3M

2011

$42.9M

2012

$47.4M

2013

$43.2M

2014

$37.9M

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

$27

2011

$27

2012

$26

2013

$25

2014

$21

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 100,935 457,720 $3.95M
Florida 96,982 408,771 $3.25M
Texas 93,480 365,648 $3.07M
New York 43,160 217,459 $1.69M
Georgia 40,746 210,368 $1.42M
Ohio 40,343 203,814 $1.8M
Pennsylvania 34,016 185,576 $1.43M
North Carolina 35,470 183,484 $1.49M
Tennessee 37,663 171,541 $1.3M
Illinois 29,926 154,126 $1.39M
Alabama 32,691 148,744 $1.18M
Michigan 32,078 142,919 $1.16M
Louisiana 25,926 132,674 $932K
Virginia 23,009 111,982 $996K
Kentucky 21,374 108,879 $829K
Missouri 20,799 108,283 $792K
Indiana 23,069 106,810 $949K
New Jersey 22,249 104,085 $896K
Mississippi 17,514 93,336 $612K
Massachusetts 15,885 89,826 $605K
South Carolina 17,296 89,318 $634K
Arkansas 15,920 78,045 $523K
Arizona 18,864 74,501 $595K
Oklahoma 18,378 74,374 $580K
Wisconsin 13,389 65,206 $534K
Maryland 14,025 61,974 $586K
Washington 11,394 51,606 $396K
Oregon 10,003 48,247 $372K
West Virginia 9,693 46,415 $339K
Minnesota 9,285 41,902 $393K
Kansas 8,008 40,509 $320K
Iowa 6,337 34,670 $260K
Colorado 7,799 33,698 $273K
Nebraska 5,567 30,328 $211K
Nevada 7,746 29,630 $253K
Maine 4,195 20,305 $159K
Connecticut 4,072 19,392 $154K
New Mexico 4,673 19,308 $143K
Idaho 3,769 17,589 $129K
Utah 3,532 14,856 $111K
New Hampshire 2,908 13,082 $102K
Rhode Island 1,817 10,081 $69.6K
District of Columbia 1,940 9,529 $79.7K
Montana 2,009 9,381 $70.2K
Delaware 2,209 8,762 $95.9K
South Dakota 1,600 8,566 $65.4K
North Dakota 1,481 7,889 $59.4K
Hawaii 1,489 6,370 $59.1K
Vermont 1,160 5,083 $34K
Wyoming 835 3,650 $26.9K
Alaska 640 3,548 $24K
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 CLONIDINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
LORRAINE DISIPIO D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled59

YEADON

Pennsylvania

WILLIAM THOMPSON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled111

YAZOO CITY

Mississippi

HEATH SCOTT MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled101

YAZOO CITY

Mississippi

HUGH MOORE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled73

YAZOO CITY

Mississippi

RICARDO CARRASQUILLO M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled85

YAUCO

Puerto Rico

ANGEL LOYOLA M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

YAUCO

Puerto Rico

ERNESTO GARCIA TORO M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled68

YAUCO

Puerto Rico

LUIS AROCHO M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled71

YAUCO

Puerto Rico

JOHN ATKIN MD

Geriatric Medicine

Claims Filled76

YATES CENTER

Kansas

TOLULOPE OLABINTAN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

YARDLEY

Pennsylvania

PAUL GRENA DO

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled55

YARDLEY

Pennsylvania

JOHN FRANK MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled77

YANKTON

South Dakota

ROBERT NEUMAYR MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled73

YANKTON

South Dakota

WENDY BAKER ARNP

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled61

YAKIMA

Washington

PETER HARVESON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled68

YAKIMA

Washington

JEFFREY LICHT M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled67

YAKIMA

Washington

CARYN JACKSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled53

YAKIMA

Washington

JAMES MCGRATH MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled71

YADKINVILLE

North Carolina

CARLOS CARRION RIOS M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled85

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

VICTOR VERGARA ABREU MD

Specialist

Claims Filled130

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

RUBEN SEPULVEDA RIVAS M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled71

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

JUAN GOMEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled69

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

LUZ LOPEZ MD

General Practice

Claims Filled55

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

RAFAEL DELGADO GP MD

Specialist

Claims Filled50

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

ARTURO TORRES-BORGES MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled89

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico