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The Doctors and Drugs in Medicare Part D

OSENI

ALOGLIPTIN BENZ/PIOGLITAZONE

Oseni (pioglitazone / alogliptin) contains 2 anti-diabetic medicines. Pioglitazone increases your body's sensitivity to insulin while alogliptin increases insulin and decreases glucagon production. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2015

18.1K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1102 of 3395

$7.65M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1008 of 3395

4,144
Patients

Rank: 1190 of 3395

2,906
Prescribers

Rank: 1234 of 3395

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

1,079

2013

10.1K

2014

18.1K

2015

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

$369K

2013

$3.63M

2014

$7.65M

2015

Average Patient Cost

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

N/A

2011

N/A

2012

$142

2013

$279

2014

$380

2015

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 870 3,957 $1.6M
Texas 443 1,746 $749K
Florida 323 1,315 $603K
New York 272 1,243 $530K
North Carolina 236 1,093 $444K
Georgia 167 801 $283K
New Jersey 172 781 $365K
South Carolina 136 663 $248K
Tennessee 138 617 $238K
Kentucky 113 521 $209K
Alabama 94 438 $180K
Illinois 84 404 $167K
Arizona 104 385 $176K
Louisiana 89 372 $157K
Ohio 92 361 $168K
Indiana 94 346 $164K
Pennsylvania 58 266 $114K
Oklahoma 66 265 $117K
Connecticut 73 260 $131K
Missouri 58 258 $105K
Virginia 48 204 $100K
Kansas 35 180 $67K
Michigan 45 177 $92K
Arkansas 40 166 $56.8K
Mississippi 42 160 $67.8K
Hawaii 31 158 $74.3K
Maryland 45 156 $90.2K
Colorado 22 90 $34.1K
Nevada 24 70 $30.8K
Utah 17 68 $28.2K
Iowa 13 67 $24.7K
Nebraska 12 57 $22.9K
West Virginia 13 50 $27.7K
Delaware 46 $19.5K
Washington 39 $16.2K
Massachusetts 38 $17.8K
South Dakota 37 $13.6K
New Mexico 29 $17.1K
Rhode Island 28 $14.3K
Oregon 22 $7,300
District of Columbia 21 $9,853
Idaho 18 $7,808
New Hampshire 18 $8,519
Montana 11 $4,539
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 OSENI

Provider Medicare Claims City State
RODOLFO GUZMAN M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled139

BRONX

New York

HOMAYOUN SHARIM M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled110

BEVERLY HILLS

California

JAHANGIR CYRUS M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled108

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

GEVORK MAISSIAN D.O.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled90

GLENDALE

California

SAFWAN HAMWI M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled82

LA FOLLETTE

Tennessee

AGUSTIN RUBIO M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled75

REEDLEY

California

ZAVEN ARSLANIAN M.D.

General Practice

Claims Filled75

GLENDALE

California

ROSENBERG REYES M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled73

LOUISVILLE

Kentucky

ARA SOGHOMONIAN MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled71

FRESNO

California

NEWMAN HARTER M. D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled70

ANDERSON

South Carolina

TSOVINAR TEKKELIAN M.D.

Claims Filled65

GLENDALE

California

CARLOS SANTIVANEZ M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled64

HANFORD

California

MANVEL MAZMANYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled63

GLENDALE

California

MUHAMMAD NASIR M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled61

ALTADENA

California

PETER WEISSMAN MD

Specialist

Claims Filled54

MIAMI

Florida

NICK LEE MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled52

LOS ANGELES

California

HERNAN BAQUERIZO M.D.

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled52

MIAMI

Florida

LEE METCHICK MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes Metabolism

Claims Filled51

EDGEWATER

Florida

MICHAEL TAVDY M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled51

BROOKLYN

New York

MARK HIGGINS MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN FRANCISCO

California

SANJEEV RAO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled50

BRIDGEPORT

Connecticut