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OXYMORPHONE HCL

Important Information About This Drug

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Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

62.7K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 773 of 3395

$15.2M
Retail Cost

Rank: 798 of 3395

11,693
Patients

Rank: 891 of 3395

7,774
Prescribers

Rank: 895 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

28.7K

2011

30.3K

2012

50.8K

2013

63.4K

2014

62.7K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$10.2M

2011

$10.8M

2012

$18.4M

2013

$19.6M

2014

$15.2M

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

$149

2011

$166

2012

$204

2013

$210

2014

$202

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
North Carolina 1,198 6,507 $1.48M
Florida 952 5,319 $1.3M
Pennsylvania 972 5,020 $1.41M
New York 784 4,170 $1.18M
California 695 3,203 $910K
Ohio 525 2,515 $558K
Texas 555 2,261 $574K
Alabama 429 2,248 $547K
South Carolina 357 1,917 $374K
Virginia 372 1,857 $459K
Tennessee 402 1,831 $408K
Indiana 292 1,720 $430K
Oklahoma 309 1,712 $467K
Arizona 355 1,646 $278K
Georgia 340 1,609 $300K
New Jersey 336 1,605 $424K
Maryland 257 1,282 $280K
Michigan 241 1,264 $409K
Louisiana 215 1,213 $312K
Illinois 276 1,105 $228K
Wisconsin 187 1,094 $277K
Colorado 205 1,091 $213K
Washington 209 1,022 $193K
Kansas 155 968 $228K
Connecticut 176 931 $234K
Missouri 164 799 $175K
Oregon 130 722 $163K
Maine 114 707 $133K
Kentucky 144 690 $180K
Nevada 127 581 $140K
Mississippi 112 457 $91.8K
Utah 94 445 $109K
Massachusetts 85 414 $127K
Idaho 77 350 $119K
Arkansas 65 304 $55.4K
New Hampshire 50 246 $59.7K
West Virginia 53 237 $52.5K
Nebraska 38 225 $52.4K
Delaware 34 213 $52.1K
New Mexico 47 180 $31.5K
South Dakota 22 167 $35.9K
Minnesota 24 139 $27.1K
Iowa 25 111 $19.7K
Rhode Island 22 105 $17.4K
Vermont 100 $32.1K
Montana 26 91 $19.2K
Alaska 14 85 $11K
Wyoming 15 56 $16.5K
North Dakota 46 $12.1K
Hawaii 42 $6,843
District of Columbia 11 34 $13.1K
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 OXYMORPHONE HCL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
ODEANE CONNOR MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled403

GADSDEN

Alabama

REBECCA TIMCZYK CRNP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled311

CONNELLSVILLE

Pennsylvania

KUSSAY NASSR MD

Neurology

Claims Filled297

DANVILLE

Pennsylvania

ERIC ROSLONSKI DO

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled289

JOHNSTOWN

Pennsylvania

GAUTAM ARORA M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled268

WILLIAMSVILLE

New York

MARTIN MARTUCCI M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled209

TULSA

Oklahoma

KENNETH BARNGROVER D O

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled202

COLUMBUS

Georgia

EDWARD TAVEL M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled191

CHARLESTON

South Carolina

ANDREAS REVELIS M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled188

TULSA

Oklahoma

NILESH JOBALIA M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled185

HAMILTON

Ohio

ASHRAF RAZZAK M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled174

HERMITAGE

Pennsylvania

MICHAEL BRENNAN M.D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled170

FAIRFIELD

Connecticut

RALPH ORTIZ D.O., M.P.H.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled155

FREEVILLE

New York

EZRA RIBER M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled153

COLUMBIA

South Carolina

THU LE MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled131

PITTSBURGH

Pennsylvania

PENNY MITCHELL FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled129

LENOIR

North Carolina

FRED DEFRANCESCH MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled127

LA PLACE

Louisiana

GREG HITES DNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled123

CONNELLSVILLE

Pennsylvania

ANTONIO QUIDGLEY-NEVARES MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled120

NORFOLK

Virginia

ANTON DANIEL MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled119

NEWPORT

Tennessee

AMANDA WEBB PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled118

NEW CASTLE

Pennsylvania

MARK MURPHY M.D

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled116

DECATUR

Alabama

C KANG MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled113

MYRTLE BEACH

South Carolina

MOHAN VODAPALLY M.D.,DABPM

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled112

NEW HAVEN

Connecticut

MARK MITROS M. D.

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled110

WEXFORD

Pennsylvania