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DHANASEKARAN RAMASAMY
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DHANASEKARAN RAMASAMY

Listed Specialty: Gastroenterology
695 CHESTNUT ST, UNION, NJ, 07083-9302
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DR. DHANASEKARAN RAMASAMY,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

21

payments

$1,514

payment total

10

companies paid this doctor
2015

5

payments

$323

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

18

payments

$1,927

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2013

3

payments

$367

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor

Payment Calendar in

This doctor received a payment on days in .

Each box below represents a single day during the disclosure period. A gray box indicates no payments. The darker the color, the more payments a doctor received that day.

Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Food and Beverage
18 $1,927
Food and Beverage
21 $1,514
Food and Beverage
3 $367
Food and Beverage
5 $323

Drugs & Devices in

Totals listed below account for all payments from that mention this product. Beginning in 2016, the government began classifying products as drugs, devices, biologics or medical supplies. Below, you will see drugs (drugs and biologics) and devices (devices and medical supplies). If a payment record mentions more than one product, the entire value will be included in each of those products. When no products are listed, they are not included in the list below.

This physician does not have any payments relating to a specific drug or device for this year.

Product Name Product Type Payments
CREON

drug

$227
XIFAXAN

drug

$200
INVOKANA

drug

$195
OLYMPUS ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND SCOPES

device

$139
ENDOCUFF DEVICES

device

$139
EVIS EXERA

device

$139
ENTYVIO

drug

$109
JUBLIA

drug

$104
VIBERZI

drug

$100
BRILINTA

drug

$99
ALINIA FOR ORAL SUSPENSION

drug

$94
ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 12 COUNT BOTTLE

drug

$94
ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 30 COUNT BOTTLE

drug

$94
QNASL

drug

$15
LINZESS

drug

$7
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
INVOKANA

drug

$173
CONTRAVE

drug

$106
CREON

drug

$23
BREATHTEK

device

$21
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
CREON

drug

$782
AMITIZA

drug

$270
NESINA

drug

$264
OSENI

drug

$264
KAZANO

drug

$264
ZENPEP

drug

$138
UCERIS

drug

$132
XIFAXAN

drug

$120
BRINTELLIX

drug

$113
XARELTO

drug

$93
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
CREON

drug

$220
LOTRONEX

drug

$147
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Mar 13, 2014 $154

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Nov 6, 2013 $147

LOTRONEX Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Jun 12, 2014 $143

KAZANO NESINA OSENI Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Oct 7, 2014 $132

UCERIS Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Nov 2, 2016 $125

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Sep 30, 2014 $121

KAZANO NESINA OSENI Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Mar 3, 2016 $120

INVOKANA Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Apr 14, 2014 $120

XIFAXAN Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Oct 5, 2016 $119

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OLYMPUS ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND SCOPES Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Oct 23, 2013 $118

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Feb 11, 2014 $118

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Oct 8, 2014 $117

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Feb 9, 2016 $116

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jan 14, 2014 $115

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Mar 18, 2014 $114

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jan 28, 2014 $113

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
May 26, 2015 $113

INVOKANA Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Sep 4, 2014 $113

BRINTELLIX Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Nov 11, 2014 $112

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jun 22, 2016 $109

ENTYVIO Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Jan 2, 2014 $108

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jun 24, 2015 $106

CONTRAVE Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
May 17, 2016 $104

JUBLIA Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Nov 14, 2013 $102

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jul 14, 2016 $102

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Aug 19, 2014 $101

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
May 18, 2016 $100

XIFAXAN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Jun 21, 2016 $100

XIFAXAN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Dec 6, 2016 $100

VIBERZI Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Apr 14, 2016 $99

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Educational Program

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Mar 25, 2014 $93

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Feb 26, 2014 $88

ZENPEP Food and Beverage APTALIS PHARMA US, INC
Jan 28, 2016 $77

ALINIA FOR ORAL SUSPENSION ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 12 COUNT BOTTLE ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 30 COUNT BOTTLE Food and Beverage ROMARK LABORATORIES, LC
Oct 13, 2016 $75

INVOKANA Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Dec 12, 2016 $72

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Aug 18, 2015 $60

INVOKANA Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Feb 4, 2014 $50

ZENPEP Food and Beverage APTALIS PHARMA US, INC
Mar 13, 2015 $23

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Oct 20, 2015 $21

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Sep 16, 2016 $21

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OLYMPUS ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND SCOPES Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Jan 27, 2016 $17

ALINIA FOR ORAL SUSPENSION ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 12 COUNT BOTTLE ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 30 COUNT BOTTLE Food and Beverage ROMARK LABORATORIES, LC
Aug 8, 2014 $16

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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648877-1714304-4642324-1710-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Nov 19, 2016 $15

QNASL Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Apr 13, 2016 $14

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001RCNW;CONCUR;6456815;3358;10154684;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
May 26, 2016 $14

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001RSQD;CONCUR;6604312;1516;10154684;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Aug 8, 2016 $9

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Dec 19, 2016 $7

LINZESS Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
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