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OXYCODONE HCL ER

OXYCODONE HCL

Oxycontin (oxycodone) is an opioid that works by blocks signals in your brain to alter your perception of pain. Source: Iodine  *

*This description is for related drug oxycodone

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

198K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 537 of 3393

$94.3M
Retail Cost

Rank: 299 of 3393

50,492
Patients

Rank: 541 of 3393

38,132
Prescribers

Rank: 466 of 3393

More info on related drug oxycodone »

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it's worth it

50%

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it worked well

19%

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it's a huge hassle

This Drug's History

Claims

The number of Medicare prescriptions for this drug each year

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

2,431

2014

82.6K

2015

185K

2016

Spending

The total Part D spending on this drug
each year

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

$1.05M

2014

$43.3M

2015

$88.3M

2016

Average Patient Cost

Average amount that patients paid each year.

N/A

2012

N/A

2013

$658

2014

$1,708

2015

$1,815

2016

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 4,511 18,533 $10.3M
Pennsylvania 4,404 18,188 $9.18M
New York 4,335 17,133 $8.09M
New Jersey 2,866 11,088 $5.76M
Florida 2,867 10,802 $6.59M
North Carolina 2,826 10,000 $4.06M
Michigan 1,820 7,040 $3.95M
Texas 1,651 6,109 $3.66M
Massachusetts 1,394 6,024 $2.63M
Minnesota 1,451 5,500 $1.57M
Ohio 1,328 4,907 $2.36M
Oregon 1,116 4,540 $1.64M
Maryland 1,260 4,490 $1.88M
Colorado 1,185 4,456 $1.7M
Washington 1,202 4,370 $1.6M
Georgia 1,188 4,182 $1.96M
Tennessee 1,190 4,013 $1.78M
Alabama 1,093 3,871 $1.67M
Wisconsin 958 3,678 $1.45M
Missouri 1,013 3,471 $1.67M
Virginia 1,041 3,459 $1.43M
Oklahoma 956 3,407 $1.74M
South Carolina 911 3,321 $1.71M
Indiana 822 2,913 $1.32M
Connecticut 771 2,763 $1.41M
Illinois 849 2,712 $1.27M
Louisiana 684 2,649 $1.41M
Arizona 824 2,600 $1.26M
Kentucky 600 2,370 $1.11M
Kansas 528 2,030 $934K
Utah 428 1,661 $748K
New Hampshire 397 1,432 $495K
Maine 351 1,391 $512K
Arkansas 402 1,262 $546K
Iowa 306 1,222 $543K
Delaware 261 1,071 $547K
Rhode Island 260 1,031 $516K
Idaho 253 946 $373K
Nevada 264 874 $462K
New Mexico 248 764 $403K
Nebraska 217 705 $227K
Alaska 110 601 $287K
Montana 175 548 $171K
South Dakota 138 539 $224K
Vermont 138 534 $185K
Mississippi 184 499 $194K
West Virginia 147 469 $188K
North Dakota 115 405 $130K
District of Columbia 141 360 $140K
Hawaii 122 350 $173K
Wyoming 87 244 $98.6K
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?

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Top prescribers for OXYCODONE HCL ER

Provider Medicare Claims City State
KAIN KUMAR M.D., PHD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled306

PALMDALE

California

CHARLES SCHLOSSER MD,M.P.H

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled274

MARRERO

Louisiana

EMILIO SUAREZ D.O.

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled231

MIAMI

Florida

MARTIN HALE M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Claims Filled226

PLANTATION

Florida

JAYAM KRISHNA IYER M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled212

CLEARWATER

Florida

MARK MURPHY M.D

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled206

DECATUR

Alabama

CP DUNBAR MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled190

LEESVILLE

South Carolina

FRED DEFRANCESCH MD

Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Claims Filled174

LA PLACE

Louisiana

GABRIEL SOMORI M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled158

ZEPHYRHILLS

Florida

NANCY ERICKSON DO

Interventional Pain Medicine

Claims Filled157

PEMBROKE PINES

Florida

ADAM WALLACE M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled145

TULSA

Oklahoma

CLINTON ANTHONY D.O.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled145

TULSA

Oklahoma

MARCIN CHWISTEK MD

Medical Oncology

Claims Filled144

PHILADELPHIA

Pennsylvania

RALPH ORTIZ D.O., M.P.H.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled140

FREEVILLE

New York

ANJAN GHOSH M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled139

PORT CHARLOTTE

Florida

JEANNE GERMEIL M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled136

NORTH MIAMI BEACH

Florida

LISA BANCHIK M.D.

Neurology

Claims Filled132

BOCA RATON

Florida

ELLEN BATTISTA NP

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Rehabilitation

Claims Filled132

BUFFALO

New York

DARREL BROWN FNPC

Nurse Practitioner, Family

Claims Filled126

CLEARLAKE

California

BONNIE DUGAN ANPC

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled124

WILLIAMSVILLE

New York

CHAD KOLLAS MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Claims Filled112

ORLANDO

Florida

DEBBRA HADDEN ANP

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled110

WILLIAMSVILLE

New York

BRYAN ELZHOLZ MD

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled108

BRONX

New York

ELIZABETH HYLA ANP.C

Nurse Practitioner, Adult Health

Claims Filled107

WILLIAMSVILLE

New York

TRACI WHITE M.D.

Pain Medicine

Claims Filled107

TULSA

Oklahoma