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LIDODERM

LIDOCAINE

Treats nerve pain that is caused by herpes zoster, or "shingles. Source: National Library of Medicine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

972K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 244 of 3362

$358M
Retail Cost

Rank: 73 of 3362

270,635
Patients

Rank: 248 of 3362

116,490
Prescribers

Rank: 218 of 3362

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60%

of people say

it's worth it

67%

of people say

it worked well

20%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 54,928 219,373 $79.4M
New York 32,206 126,024 $51M
Florida 17,959 55,617 $20.7M
Texas 14,923 45,435 $17.3M
New Jersey 9,904 36,400 $14.1M
Michigan 8,927 32,318 $11.8M
Pennsylvania 8,818 31,992 $11.1M
Illinois 8,063 31,911 $10.4M
Ohio 8,542 28,754 $10.2M
Massachusetts 8,294 27,127 $9.52M
Missouri 6,908 26,130 $9.56M
Georgia 7,189 24,127 $9.17M
North Carolina 6,851 22,478 $8.51M
Wisconsin 5,709 20,824 $6.72M
Connecticut 5,891 17,905 $6.73M
Washington 4,522 17,792 $6.08M
Virginia 5,023 16,858 $6.82M
Kentucky 4,420 16,596 $6.01M
Minnesota 4,794 15,636 $5.35M
Indiana 3,874 13,110 $4.9M
Maryland 3,905 13,012 $5.05M
Tennessee 3,546 11,461 $4.58M
Louisiana 2,787 9,391 $3.48M
Arizona 3,819 9,244 $3.64M
Colorado 2,670 9,242 $3.28M
Maine 2,750 8,933 $3.08M
Alabama 2,418 7,605 $2.88M
Kansas 1,893 6,611 $2.15M
Oregon 2,066 6,083 $2.1M
Mississippi 1,831 6,077 $2.37M
New Hampshire 1,840 5,588 $2.13M
South Carolina 1,903 5,473 $2.04M
Iowa 1,478 5,162 $1.6M
Oklahoma 1,718 5,145 $1.98M
Arkansas 1,115 3,788 $1.3M
Nebraska 1,108 3,710 $1.21M
West Virginia 1,126 3,451 $1.21M
Rhode Island 778 2,562 $867K
Hawaii 784 2,482 $953K
Nevada 845 2,472 $1.04M
Delaware 741 2,092 $842K
New Mexico 723 1,988 $647K
South Dakota 591 1,911 $597K
Utah 630 1,818 $717K
Montana 505 1,747 $565K
Vermont 547 1,610 $553K
North Dakota 456 1,530 $460K
Idaho 399 1,219 $437K
District of Columbia 416 1,139 $372K
Alaska 319 967 $374K
Wyoming 228 703 $241K
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 2014 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by more than 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 428,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost 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 LIDODERM

Provider Medicare Claims City State
HENRY CHEN M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,881

BROOKLYN

New York

HEW QUON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,736

LOS ANGELES

California

JAE YOO MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,582

LOS ANGELES

California

ZHAOYANG PAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled1,571

LOS ANGELES

California

MARK BARATS M.D.

Nephrology

Claims Filled1,556

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

VLAD NUSINOVICH M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,488

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

SANG BAIK

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,358

LOS ANGELES

California

GALINA MAKOVOZ M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled1,222

WEST HOLLYWOOD

California

CHANG LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,201

FLUSHING

New York

JAESOO PAK M.D.

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled1,197

CERRITOS

California

CHRIS LEE M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled1,170

ROWLAND HEIGHTS

California

MARINA KOVALEVSKY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,101

LOS ANGELES

California

SEA CHUNG M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,078

FLUSHING

New York

DONG SHIN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,066

LOS ANGELES

California

ELEONORA FEDONENKO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled994

LOS ANGELES

California

YONG LIANG M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled979

LOS ANGELES

California

AVIVA IOFEL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled954

LOS ANGELES

California

HAROLD HSU M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled929

ROSEMEAD

California

SHAWN KIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled928

DULUTH

Georgia

TUAN XUAN NGUYEN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled923

GARDEN GROVE

California

SOO KANG

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled916

NORWALK

California

YOUNG-JIK LEE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled904

LOS ANGELES

California

ILYA RACHMAN M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled890

LOS ANGELES

California

VICTORIA BOROVSKY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled875

ENCINO

California

ARKADY STERN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled857

LOS ANGELES

California