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ZOHYDRO ER

HYDROCODONE BITARTRATE

Important Information About This Drug

Prescription opioids (painkillers) can help alleviate certain kinds of pain in the short term but carry serious health risks.

As many as one quarter of those receiving these drugs over a long period of time in a primary care setting struggle with addiction.

Read more about the appropriate use of these drugs and speak to your doctor about their risks.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

14K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 1209 of 3393

$6.42M
Retail Cost

Rank: 1117 of 3393

2,847
Patients

Rank: 1318 of 3393

2,378
Prescribers

Rank: 1316 of 3393

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

2,715

2014

9,147

2015

3,703

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

$992K

2014

$3.63M

2015

$1.63M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

$747

2014

$1,396

2015

$1,060

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 252 1,210 $542K
Texas 261 1,185 $594K
California 250 1,161 $550K
Illinois 147 742 $344K
North Carolina 162 704 $313K
Alabama 147 657 $289K
Indiana 127 650 $302K
Louisiana 103 530 $240K
Washington 92 525 $234K
Oklahoma 89 454 $202K
Pennsylvania 107 452 $194K
Michigan 73 392 $188K
New York 91 382 $176K
Mississippi 75 380 $178K
Ohio 91 379 $167K
Tennessee 81 351 $158K
Arizona 69 316 $146K
New Jersey 66 258 $115K
Maryland 46 236 $95K
Connecticut 32 214 $102K
Georgia 52 212 $103K
Colorado 43 207 $96.3K
Missouri 47 202 $101K
South Carolina 61 201 $81.7K
Kentucky 46 189 $83.6K
Kansas 32 189 $79.9K
Oregon 36 186 $82.2K
Wisconsin 31 182 $83K
Utah 33 166 $66.9K
Virginia 34 163 $64.5K
Arkansas 33 147 $65.4K
Nevada 22 114 $59.4K
Idaho 23 106 $46.4K
Iowa 17 88 $37.1K
Montana 19 76 $43.3K
North Dakota 12 76 $29.6K
Nebraska 16 69 $34.4K
New Mexico 13 53 $21.7K
Massachusetts 12 45 $20.2K
Minnesota 11 42 $15.7K
Maine 11 37 $19.1K
Delaware 34 $15.8K
Wyoming 26 $9,499
West Virginia 23 $10.2K
New Hampshire 11 $4,587
Alaska 11 $9,037
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 »

Incorrect Info?

If you are a provider and you believe your address is incorrect, check the listing you created on the National Provider Identifier registry. If you change your listing, send a note to [email protected] and we will update your information. If you have other questions about this data, send a note to [email protected].

Top prescribers for ZOHYDRO ER

Provider Medicare Claims City State
JONATHAN THOMPSON M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled160

COVINGTON

Louisiana

ERICA BERTSCHLER NP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled126

JACKSON

Mississippi

HUGH MADDOX M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled124

ANNISTON

Alabama

STEPHEN KELLY M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled110

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

LORI KLOPFENSTEIN FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Primary Care

Claims Filled91

RICHMOND

Indiana

CHRISTOPHER O'CARROLL M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled89

NEWPORT BEACH

California

OFELIA BALAGTAS-BALMASEDA M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled82

TERRE HAUTE

Indiana

BRIAN GWARTZ M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled76

GLENDORA

California

BRAD STARKEY M.D.

Anesthesiology

Claims Filled68

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

MARK MURPHY M.D

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled67

DECATUR

Alabama

ANTHONY MIMMS MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled66

INDIANAPOLIS

Indiana

TOD AUST

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled64

COVINGTON

Louisiana

CHARLES HAGEN MD

General Practice

Claims Filled62

HUNTSVILLE

Alabama

LORI MARSHALL M.D.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled60

JACKSON

Mississippi

MARVIN RAINWATER PA

Physician Assistant

Claims Filled57

GREENSBORO

North Carolina

CHRISTIAN CLASBY M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled56

NEW ALBANY

Indiana

NANCY ERICKSON DO

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled52

PEMBROKE PINES

Florida

AMY HESTBECK NPC

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled52

FARGO

North Dakota

JOSEPH ROLAND FRENETTE MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled52

TRUSSVILLE

Alabama

GRACIELA GALLARDO MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled51

OKLAHOMA CITY

Oklahoma

LEANNE WILLIAMS ARNP

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled51

VANCOUVER

Washington

IDI ALLEN M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled50

FAYETTEVILLE

Georgia

SHAUN JACKSON

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled50

SAN ANTONIO

Texas