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DUTOPROL

METOPROLOL SUCCINATE/HCTZ

Dutoprol (Metoprolol Succinate / Hydrochlorothiazide) is a combination medicine that helps control your blood pressure and reduce the risk of a heart attack or stroke. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that removes extra water from your body. Metoprolol is a beta blocker that lowers your heart rate. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug Metoprolol succinate/Hydrochlorothiazide

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

1,936
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1921 of 3395

$409K
Retail Cost

Rank: 1995 of 3395

599
Patients

Rank: 1912 of 3395

622
Prescribers

Rank: 1855 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

N/A

2011

830

2012

2,806

2013

3,462

2014

1,936

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

N/A

2011

$20.2K

2012

$73.5K

2013

$190K

2014

$409K

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

N/A

2011

$48

2012

$71

2013

$112

2014

$222

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 51 209 $34.2K
New York 53 183 $42.4K
Michigan 47 132 $33K
Ohio 38 120 $34.8K
Texas 54 118 $23.5K
Pennsylvania 30 113 $19.4K
New Jersey 28 112 $31.5K
California 29 100 $19.8K
South Carolina 12 84 $11.7K
Illinois 23 80 $16.2K
North Carolina 18 72 $14.5K
Louisiana 15 58 $12.2K
Maryland 15 55 $15.4K
Alabama 19 43 $7,479
Kentucky 11 42 $7,840
Georgia 16 36 $6,249
Indiana 27 $5,158
Oklahoma 27 $5,991
Arkansas 25 $5,250
West Virginia 24 $3,402
Wisconsin 23 $5,030
Arizona 22 $5,378
Missouri 20 $4,393
Connecticut 18 $2,675
Virginia 11 17 $2,133
Minnesota 17 $5,094
Tennessee 15 $3,635
Nebraska 14 $1,817
New Mexico 13 $2,684
Colorado 13 $1,854
North Dakota 13 $1,704
Oregon 12 $2,579
Massachusetts 12 $2,752
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 DUTOPROL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CARLOS CANOVA-DIAZ M.D

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled69

MIAMI

Florida