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SOTALOL

SOTALOL HCL

At a Glance: This Drug in 2016

1.26M
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 208 of 3393

$25.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 670 of 3393

244,081
Patients

Rank: 267 of 3393

98,220
Prescribers

Rank: 250 of 3393

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This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

1.04M

2012

1.14M

2013

1.18M

2014

1.22M

2015

1.26M

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

$23.9M

2012

$28.6M

2013

$25.8M

2014

$22.1M

2015

$25.3M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

$130

2012

$137

2013

$116

2014

$95

2015

$104

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
Florida 24,480 111,481 $2.58M
California 19,518 90,287 $1.88M
Texas 15,980 77,963 $1.42M
Pennsylvania 13,644 73,291 $1.47M
Ohio 14,243 71,201 $1.48M
Tennessee 10,238 52,389 $977K
North Carolina 8,054 44,784 $824K
Missouri 7,865 44,735 $799K
New York 9,538 43,208 $984K
Georgia 7,600 41,886 $771K
Michigan 9,132 38,380 $887K
Kentucky 6,699 38,126 $637K
Louisiana 5,909 34,191 $574K
Illinois 6,867 33,779 $689K
Arkansas 4,963 30,590 $457K
Indiana 6,266 30,525 $656K
New Jersey 6,359 27,830 $666K
Iowa 4,680 27,582 $413K
South Carolina 4,939 25,809 $532K
Kansas 4,636 25,684 $426K
Alabama 5,085 25,230 $480K
Virginia 4,578 22,859 $453K
Massachusetts 4,584 22,537 $420K
Arizona 5,340 22,031 $579K
Minnesota 4,706 20,780 $509K
Mississippi 3,133 18,566 $255K
Wisconsin 3,526 17,216 $459K
West Virginia 2,589 14,057 $234K
Washington 2,889 12,904 $276K
Oklahoma 2,398 11,813 $253K
Connecticut 2,425 11,288 $270K
Colorado 2,440 10,893 $251K
Nebraska 1,631 10,064 $140K
Oregon 1,873 9,042 $211K
Utah 2,081 8,838 $181K
Maryland 1,938 7,534 $195K
Idaho 1,428 6,319 $133K
Maine 1,385 5,671 $142K
South Dakota 881 5,173 $82.8K
New Hampshire 1,014 4,849 $109K
Nevada 1,011 4,130 $98.5K
Rhode Island 658 3,819 $66K
Montana 776 3,697 $64.5K
New Mexico 578 2,383 $60.7K
North Dakota 484 2,335 $46.4K
Delaware 505 1,823 $54.9K
Vermont 363 1,811 $36.9K
Wyoming 350 1,720 $32.6K
Hawaii 315 1,102 $20.9K
District of Columbia 161 511 $12.9K
Alaska 78 308 $5,944
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 »

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Top prescribers for SOTALOL

Provider Medicare Claims City State
CHUN HWANG MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled1,524

PROVO

Utah

GEORGE JOSEPH M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled1,116

HUNTINGTON

West Virginia

DAVID IANSMITH MD PHD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled1,057

MEMPHIS

Tennessee

PATRICK GORMAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled1,024

IDAHO FALLS

Idaho

ABDUL ALAWWA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled994

LAPEER

Michigan

DANIEL MCGOWAN M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled963

KEARNEY

Nebraska

CARMINE ODDIS M.D.

Claims Filled933

MACON

Georgia

HARRY HAWTHORNE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled917

ALEXANDRIA

Louisiana

ROGER EVANS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled914

WICHITA

Kansas

WILLIAM SKINNER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled863

LEXINGTON

Kentucky

JAVIER ROMAN-GONZALEZ M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled852

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

FISHER COVIN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled816

HATTIESBURG

Mississippi

VINCENT GUINN MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled814

COLUMBUS

Ohio

P. MARGOLIS MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled788

WICHITA

Kansas

ANDREW DAY M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled784

WACO

Texas

DAVID WANG

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled777

PROVO

Utah

CHIN SHUN SHIH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled737

MONTEREY PARK

California

OLUWOLE ABE MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled711

LONDON

Kentucky

JAMES MCKINNIE MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled700

METAIRIE

Louisiana

ALEXANDRE PETRAKIAN MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled678

TYLER

Texas

KEESAG BARON M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled666

SPRINGFIELD

Missouri

FADHIL HUSSEIN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled660

TOLEDO

Ohio

JON LELEUX MD

Interventional Cardiology

Claims Filled657

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

MICHAEL DIBBS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

Claims Filled656

LAFAYETTE

Louisiana

DAN PIERCE M.D.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Claims Filled648

COLUMBIA

Missouri