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ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE

Ambien (zolpidem) is in a class of drugs called sedative-hypnotics. It interacts with your brain to make you relaxed and sleepy. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Ambien

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

7.8M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 42 of 3393

$95M
Retail Cost

Rank: 295 of 3393

1,742,760
Patients

Rank: 49 of 3393

336,677
Prescribers

Rank: 51 of 3393

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67%

of people say

it's worth it

50%

of people say

it worked well

16%

of people say

it's a huge hassle
Alternatives:

Sonata Lunesta Unisom Rozerem

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

11.6M

2012

11.4M

2013

10.1M

2014

8.64M

2015

7.8M

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$88.1M

2012

$80.8M

2013

$79.4M

2014

$96.2M

2015

$94.8M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$39

2012

$35

2013

$37

2014

$49

2015

$54

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 187,195 731,778 $8.63M
New York 129,631 599,881 $6.94M
Florida 144,592 573,861 $8.95M
Texas 122,392 524,167 $7.26M
Pennsylvania 69,821 331,300 $3.54M
North Carolina 67,927 307,900 $3.99M
Ohio 59,036 267,272 $3.32M
Georgia 59,936 263,006 $4.21M
New Jersey 56,488 234,099 $3.52M
Tennessee 45,738 222,333 $2.43M
Illinois 53,402 219,490 $2.88M
Michigan 52,788 212,922 $1.89M
Missouri 37,341 183,663 $2.61M
South Carolina 38,129 176,516 $2.36M
Massachusetts 34,872 168,678 $1.4M
Alabama 35,723 165,184 $1.47M
Virginia 35,893 154,329 $2.02M
Indiana 33,260 150,563 $1.86M
Louisiana 29,695 140,172 $1.05M
Washington 31,527 124,517 $1.53M
Wisconsin 27,344 124,026 $1.54M
Arizona 34,290 121,382 $2.51M
Kentucky 24,915 121,179 $1.1M
Oklahoma 23,915 111,541 $1.02M
Arkansas 23,621 109,552 $1.04M
Colorado 27,272 107,117 $1.57M
Maryland 25,038 105,957 $1.47M
Connecticut 23,143 104,487 $1.73M
Mississippi 20,815 96,687 $789K
Minnesota 23,493 96,610 $636K
Oregon 19,553 78,623 $700K
Iowa 17,254 74,195 $870K
Kansas 15,631 74,027 $837K
Utah 15,502 66,107 $812K
Nevada 16,279 63,792 $838K
West Virginia 12,552 63,474 $586K
Nebraska 9,742 44,186 $467K
Idaho 10,093 42,602 $349K
New Mexico 10,476 40,645 $498K
Maine 7,751 33,931 $543K
Rhode Island 6,052 32,607 $269K
New Hampshire 7,249 32,291 $452K
Delaware 6,100 27,064 $441K
Montana 6,098 24,550 $183K
Hawaii 5,576 17,739 $235K
South Dakota 4,375 17,422 $131K
Vermont 3,855 16,833 $188K
North Dakota 3,606 14,325 $109K
District of Columbia 3,172 11,380 $210K
Wyoming 2,725 10,273 $126K
Alaska 1,856 7,578 $104K
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 ZOLPIDEM TARTRATE

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JOSE RODRIGUEZ CAY M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled3,728

CAGUAS

Puerto Rico

EDUARDO RENTAS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled2,876

MANATI

Puerto Rico

REINALDO RODRIGUEZ CRUZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled2,647

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

ANGEL LOYOLA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled2,597

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

ZINNIA GARCIA PENA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled2,423

YABUCOA

Puerto Rico

RUBEN BRAVO VALVERDE MD

Claims Filled2,191

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

MILAGROS ORTIZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,982

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

MORIS PARDO MD

Specialist

Claims Filled1,940

SPRINGFIELD

Massachusetts

CARLOS GONZALEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,885

GUAYAMA

Puerto Rico

EDGAR ORTIZ-CINTRON MD

Specialist

Claims Filled1,873

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

TSILYA BASS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,858

LOS ANGELES

California

GIOVANNY NUNEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,841

NEW YORK

New York

NORBERTO PELLOT M.D

Specialist

Claims Filled1,824

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

ARIEL ROJAS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,721

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

LUIS ROJAS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,718

RIO PIEDRAS

Puerto Rico

JORGE DE JESUS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,648

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

MELVIN VELAZQUEZ M.D.

Mental Health Counselor

Claims Filled1,619

HUMACAO

Puerto Rico

RAUL BENITEZ MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,555

MANATI

Puerto Rico

JOSE RIOS-CERVANTES M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,528

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

MADELINE SANTOS-CARLO MD

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,515

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico

VICOTR MARIANO MERCEDES M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled1,501

VEGA BAJA

Puerto Rico

FRANCISCO PARRA MD

Addiction Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,471

MANATI

Puerto Rico

CARLOS BACO-ALFARO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,457

OROCOVIS

Puerto Rico

JORGE VALENTIN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,437

MAYAGUEZ

Puerto Rico

VIVIAN ACEVEDO MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled1,418

BAYAMON

Puerto Rico