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DESIPRAMINE HCL

Norpramin (desipramine) is a tricyclic antidepressant. It increases the amount of norepinephrine and serotonin in the brain, two chemicals that regulate mood. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug desipramine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

96.9K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 694 of 3393

$10.8M
Retail Cost

Rank: 943 of 3393

20,134
Patients

Rank: 751 of 3393

17,234
Prescribers

Rank: 672 of 3393

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

87.8K

2012

98K

2013

97.2K

2014

102K

2015

93.8K

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$9.47M

2012

$11.4M

2013

$11.2M

2014

$10.9M

2015

$10.3M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$525

2012

$570

2013

$543

2014

$497

2015

$515

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 3,018 12,539 $1.57M
New York 1,162 5,968 $682K
Pennsylvania 1,144 5,814 $626K
Texas 1,349 5,591 $556K
Massachusetts 894 4,801 $572K
Illinois 829 3,880 $417K
Florida 865 3,806 $423K
Ohio 743 3,790 $409K
North Carolina 779 3,543 $327K
Missouri 623 3,251 $309K
Wisconsin 583 2,600 $260K
Michigan 580 2,578 $293K
Tennessee 543 2,369 $256K
Washington 535 2,360 $297K
Georgia 445 2,219 $183K
Oregon 475 2,059 $261K
Minnesota 348 1,799 $254K
New Jersey 368 1,789 $216K
Colorado 427 1,699 $221K
Connecticut 331 1,657 $199K
Virginia 359 1,584 $196K
Indiana 314 1,546 $170K
Arizona 375 1,531 $156K
Iowa 200 1,270 $153K
Utah 246 1,190 $126K
South Carolina 236 1,172 $112K
Kentucky 223 1,144 $126K
Maryland 251 1,022 $151K
Alabama 205 973 $98.7K
Louisiana 181 913 $94.3K
New Hampshire 182 897 $85.3K
Maine 210 865 $92.9K
Nevada 196 795 $51.8K
New Mexico 180 668 $94.7K
Arkansas 108 613 $57.3K
Oklahoma 123 611 $66.9K
Nebraska 105 584 $60.5K
Kansas 98 578 $54.5K
West Virginia 108 561 $58K
North Dakota 68 499 $48.4K
Mississippi 92 458 $40.9K
Rhode Island 69 446 $42.6K
Vermont 72 404 $47.7K
Idaho 91 403 $50.1K
Montana 63 318 $39.6K
Delaware 66 301 $41.1K
South Dakota 31 178 $14.6K
District of Columbia 50 171 $20.8K
Hawaii 37 148 $31K
Wyoming 27 119 $8,529
Alaska 42 $4,162
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 DESIPRAMINE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
LUIS ROJAS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled159

RIO PIEDRAS

Puerto Rico

KEVIN HIBBARD MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled154

WEXFORD

Pennsylvania

HUNGCHIH LEE M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled148

WEST CHESTER

Ohio

NOLAN SNIDER MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled133

MARSHFIELD

Missouri

MATTHEW LODICO MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled130

WEXFORD

Pennsylvania

MARK MITROS M. D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled129

WEXFORD

Pennsylvania

GEO MATHEW PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

Claims Filled127

BAKERSFIELD

California

MARK LODICO MD

Specialist

Claims Filled125

WEXFORD

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL MCNETT MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled119

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

ROBERT BASTIAN MD

Otolaryngology

Claims Filled112

DOWNERS GROVE

Illinois

MIRIAM COLTON

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled111

MILWAUKEE

Wisconsin

CONCEPCI�N MALDONADO M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled108

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

ASYA KUPISK MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled107

LOS ANGELES

California

JOHN BOZDECH MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled104

QUINCY

Illinois

DIANA LEMLEY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled103

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

CARL NOE MD

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled101

DALLAS

Texas

CHARLES RANDALL MD

Gastroenterology

Claims Filled97

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

SPENCER PATERSON M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled97

VIDALIA

Georgia

PETER SKAFF M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled93

CARMICHAEL

California

DANNY WATSON MD

Neurology

Claims Filled93

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP

Michigan

ROD YOUSSEFI MD

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled92

CHICAGO

Illinois

RICHARD BIRD M.D., M.P.H.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled89

DORCHESTER

Massachusetts

ASHIR WAHAB MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled86

LYNWOOD

Illinois

NANCY FARRAR P.A.

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled84

GRAPEVINE

Texas

ROBERT TAGUE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled78

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri