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BRINTELLIX

VORTIOXETINE HYDROBROMIDE

Trintellix (Vortioxetine) is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) that also directly effects the serotonine recpetors. It increases amount and effect of serotonine in the brain, which regulates mood. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Trintellix

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

191K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 540 of 3395

$57.5M
Retail Cost

Rank: 399 of 3395

42,241
Patients

Rank: 571 of 3395

22,935
Prescribers

Rank: 587 of 3395

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it's worth it

53%

of people say

it worked well

37%

of people say

it's a huge hassle

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

224

2013

70.6K

2014

192K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

$52.2K

2013

$18.6M

2014

$57.5M

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

$86

2013

$201

2014

$316

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 4,081 19,721 $5.93M
Ohio 2,658 13,273 $3.74M
New York 2,904 12,927 $3.96M
Florida 2,927 11,872 $3.72M
Texas 2,821 11,694 $3.69M
Michigan 2,422 10,181 $3.14M
Missouri 1,874 9,491 $2.6M
Indiana 1,772 8,219 $2.42M
North Carolina 1,869 7,955 $2.42M
Pennsylvania 1,635 7,255 $2.15M
Tennessee 1,441 5,902 $1.8M
New Jersey 1,189 5,095 $1.58M
Georgia 1,042 4,513 $1.34M
Illinois 996 4,373 $1.32M
Louisiana 840 4,089 $1.09M
Alabama 1,012 4,074 $1.24M
South Carolina 838 3,714 $1.16M
Massachusetts 743 3,562 $1.08M
Kentucky 808 3,487 $1.06M
Connecticut 779 3,088 $986K
Virginia 738 3,065 $928K
Kansas 490 2,515 $727K
Mississippi 627 2,400 $664K
Maryland 615 2,389 $780K
Minnesota 471 2,234 $662K
Oklahoma 499 2,219 $680K
Iowa 332 1,954 $490K
Wisconsin 388 1,728 $516K
Arizona 459 1,723 $577K
West Virginia 378 1,703 $504K
Arkansas 301 1,388 $412K
Utah 280 1,304 $378K
Nebraska 252 1,169 $342K
Oregon 268 1,084 $357K
Idaho 235 1,027 $289K
Washington 215 978 $318K
Colorado 239 866 $280K
Nevada 184 800 $239K
Maine 167 634 $210K
Hawaii 135 572 $184K
Delaware 123 548 $175K
South Dakota 92 539 $147K
Montana 111 505 $145K
New Mexico 123 494 $145K
North Dakota 105 487 $131K
Rhode Island 102 442 $128K
Alaska 37 356 $64.3K
Wyoming 63 295 $88.5K
Vermont 61 287 $91.5K
New Hampshire 70 245 $77.5K
District of Columbia 70 213 $71.3K
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 BRINTELLIX

Provider Medicare Claims City State
TSILYA BASS M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled2,671

LOS ANGELES

California

MICHAEL SARIBALAS

Psychiatry

Claims Filled604

COLUMBUS

Ohio

SALVADOR CENICEROS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled515

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

SURENDRA CHAGANTI MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled480

SAINT LOUIS

Missouri

MELISSA FROST NURSE PRACTITIONER

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled293

GLENDORA

California

SANDRA FELDER M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled250

UPTON

Massachusetts

RONALD MELVIN DO

Psychiatry

Claims Filled250

LANSING

Michigan

HARCHARAN BAINS MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled249

BOLIVAR

Missouri

NILDA GARCIA SILVA MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled234

SAN JUAN

Puerto Rico

GUSTAVO ALVA M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled215

COSTA MESA

California

HEW QUON M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled214

LOS ANGELES

California

GEOFFREY MIRE MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled211

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

DAVID CRUMPACKER MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled211

PLANO

Texas

DEEPAK RAHEJA MD

Neurology

Claims Filled201

CLEVELAND

Ohio

JOHN DUGAL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled200

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

RONALD SPURLING M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled199

GENEVA

New York

VISIT CHATSUTHIPHAN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled196

REDLANDS

California

STEPHEN VOBACH M.D..

Psychiatry

Claims Filled187

DALLAS

Texas

WILLIAM PRICE M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled185

CANFIELD

Ohio

ERIN CROWN PA-C

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled184

STATE COLLEGE

Pennsylvania

ROBERT COLUCCI D.O.

Child Adolescent Psychiatry

Claims Filled183

ROCKY POINT

New York

SAMUEL FADARE MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled181

KANSAS CITY

Missouri

JIANPING CHEN M.D.

Psychiatry

Claims Filled180

NEW YORK

New York

FRANCISCO RICART MD

Psychiatry

Claims Filled178

CORAL GABLES

Florida

ANN YATES ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health

Claims Filled175

ANCHORAGE

Alaska