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NOVOLOG FLEXPEN

INSULIN ASPART

Novolog (insulin aspart) is a fast-acting insulin medicine for diabetes. It acts like the insulin that your body naturally produces to process sugars and fats, and to keep your blood sugar stable after meals. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Novolog

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

1.89M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 162 of 3393

$1.16B
Retail Cost

Rank: 20 of 3393

486,374
Patients

Rank: 164 of 3393

161,664
Prescribers

Rank: 160 of 3393

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58%

of people say

it's worth it

46%

of people say

it worked well

19%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

1.21M

2012

1.58M

2013

1.73M

2014

1.94M

2015

1.89M

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$408M

2012

$620M

2013

$818M

2014

$1.09B

2015

$1.16B

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$1,233

2012

$1,457

2013

$1,797

2014

$2,175

2015

$2,392

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
New York 38,039 157,657 $91.2M
Pennsylvania 31,280 125,481 $77M
California 30,231 120,342 $63.4M
Texas 32,181 106,017 $69M
Ohio 25,631 102,499 $58.4M
Florida 29,554 102,456 $62.2M
North Carolina 20,781 81,264 $46.4M
Michigan 22,332 78,925 $54.6M
Missouri 14,190 57,660 $35.9M
Illinois 14,930 57,499 $35.1M
Minnesota 13,555 55,846 $36.8M
New Jersey 13,953 52,471 $30.8M
Indiana 13,459 52,385 $33M
Georgia 13,524 48,177 $29.1M
Wisconsin 11,358 46,500 $31.5M
Tennessee 12,084 40,150 $28.9M
Virginia 10,001 37,157 $22.1M
Kentucky 9,154 36,508 $22.9M
Massachusetts 10,038 35,499 $24.3M
Iowa 7,736 34,332 $22.3M
Kansas 7,641 33,751 $20.8M
Louisiana 8,891 33,111 $17.7M
South Carolina 9,659 32,430 $19.5M
Maryland 8,895 29,067 $17.4M
Washington 7,678 27,133 $16.6M
Oklahoma 6,968 25,670 $17.2M
Alabama 7,484 25,609 $16.8M
West Virginia 6,182 23,105 $14.9M
Connecticut 6,142 21,805 $14.7M
Mississippi 5,598 19,967 $12.7M
Arizona 5,634 17,760 $12.4M
Arkansas 4,475 16,482 $11.3M
Oregon 4,524 16,084 $10.1M
Nebraska 3,469 14,312 $8.22M
North Dakota 2,796 12,263 $7.44M
Colorado 3,525 11,592 $7.07M
Nevada 2,899 10,062 $6.09M
Idaho 2,643 9,652 $5.97M
South Dakota 2,292 9,504 $5.86M
New Mexico 2,915 9,385 $5.89M
Maine 2,245 8,069 $5.79M
Utah 2,373 7,208 $5.82M
New Hampshire 1,770 6,350 $4.46M
Montana 1,524 6,070 $3.29M
Hawaii 1,582 5,389 $3.89M
Vermont 1,483 5,336 $4.19M
Rhode Island 1,237 5,127 $2.54M
Delaware 1,595 4,766 $4M
District of Columbia 1,226 4,094 $2.5M
Wyoming 657 2,301 $1.16M
Alaska 478 1,570 $1.1M
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 NOVOLOG FLEXPEN

Provider Medicare Claims City State
TERENCE FRINKS M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled809

TUCKER

Georgia

K. THAMPY M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled718

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

OBERTO TORRES RAFAEL M.D

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled658

MIAMI

Florida

ABDUL AL-KASSAB MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled560

ROCHESTER HILLS

Michigan

WYATT BLAKE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled529

MONTICELLO

Georgia

RICHARD CARANO MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled528

AMES

Iowa

THOMAS WOJCIECHOWSKI MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled524

BOWLING GREEN

Ohio

SOFIA VASQUEZ MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled524

HIALEAH

Florida

JANE BRIDGES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled512

VINCENNES

Indiana

FREDRICK SHORT DO

Family Medicine

Claims Filled500

TONGANOXIE

Kansas

SHAUN LAURIE M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled498

TALLAHASSEE

Florida

PAUL MUMMA D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled496

CROOKSVILLE

Ohio

BRADLEY GOAD DO

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled475

WOODLAWN

Virginia

JOHN NELSON M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled466

ASHEVILLE

North Carolina

JAMES MATRISCIANO M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled461

HAMMOND

Louisiana

YEVGENIYA DYNKEVICH MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled451

BROOKLYN

New York

HOWARD ROSEN M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled449

NORTH KANSAS CITY

Missouri

CYNTHIA PINSON MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled448

HUNTINGTON

West Virginia

NEERAJ ASHRI MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled447

KINGS MOUNTAIN

North Carolina

MANNING HANLINE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled444

PENSACOLA

Florida

TESSIE OTERO-TRUITT MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled440

SOUTH BOSTON

Virginia

CARMEL PERSON MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled436

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

KENNETH SHEPHARD MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled432

MIAMI

Florida

PATRICK O'BRIEN MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled432

RALEIGH

North Carolina

JOSELITO CABACCAN M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled431

SAN JOSE

California