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POTHEN JACOB
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POTHEN JACOB

Listed Specialty: Gastroenterology
3901 66TH ST N, SUITE 201, ST PETERSBURG, FL, 33709-4911
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MR. POTHEN JACOB,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

51

payments

$1,206

payment total

16

companies paid this doctor
2015

30

payments

$1,214

payment total

14

companies paid this doctor
2014

25

payments

$956

payment total

12

companies paid this doctor
2013

10

payments

$189

payment total

8

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
30 $1,214
Food and Beverage
51 $1,206
Food and Beverage
24 $942
Food and Beverage
10 $189
Education
1 $14

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
OER-PRO

device

$139
ENDOCUFF DEVICES

device

$139
EVIS EXERA

device

$139
STELARA

drug

$136
VIEKIRA

drug

$128
HARVONI

drug

$124
INTERSTIM ICON

device

$84
CREON

drug

$76
AMITIZA

drug

$61
REMICADE

drug

$47
SIMPONI

drug

$47
HUMIRA

drug

$36
TECHNIVIE

drug

$34
VIBERZI

drug

$33
PREPOPIK

drug

$27
XIFAXAN

drug

$25
DAKLINZA

drug

$21
SUPREP

drug

$20
XIFAXANIBSD

drug

$19
VELTASSA

drug

$18
ZEPATIER

drug

$17
LINZESS

drug

$16
IBSCHEK

device

$14
DIFICID

drug

$14
ALINIA FOR ORAL SUSPENSION

drug

$8
ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 30 COUNT BOTTLE

drug

$8
ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 12 COUNT BOTTLE

drug

$8
† 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
VIEKIRA

drug

$198
ENDOSCOPY - HEMOSTASIS

device

$197
GI SOLUTIONS

device

$129
UCERIS

drug

$123
HARVONI

drug

$122
ENDOSCOPY

device

$120
SYNTHROID

drug

$102
ANDROGEL

drug

$102
LUPRON

drug

$102
HUMIRA

drug

$102
CREON

drug

$77
BILIARY DEVICES

device

$69
LINZESS

drug

$30
PREPOPIK

drug

$22
LIALDA

drug

$15
PENTASA

drug

$15
AMITIZA

drug

$15
LINZESS 290 MCG

drug

$14
LINZESS 145 MCG

drug

$14
STELARA

drug

$13
REMICADE

drug

$13
SIMPONI

drug

$13
CIMZIA

drug

$13
† 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
OLYSIO

drug

$256
HARVONI

drug

$100
PEGASYS

drug

$94
BARACLUDE

drug

$64
LINZESS 145 MCG

drug

$48
LINZESS 290 MCG

drug

$48
CREON

drug

$35
AMITIZA

drug

$33
PROMACTA

drug

$17
HUMIRA

drug

$15
GENERAL SURGERY

device

$14
OTHER

drug

$14
INJECTAFER

drug

$9
SIMPONI

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
PROCRIT

drug

$65
REMICADE

drug

$65
LINZESS 290 MCG

drug

$28
LINZESS 145 MCG

drug

$28
BARACLUDE

drug

$20
HUMIRA

drug

$18
PREPOPIK

drug

$14
LINZESS

drug

$13
CREON

drug

$12
NEXIUM

drug

$11
INJECTAFER

drug

$10
† 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
Jul 30, 2015 $197

ENDOSCOPY - HEMOSTASIS Food and Beverage

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Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 29, 2016 $139

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OER-PRO Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Jun 2, 2016 $136

No Listed Product Food and Beverage PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Dec 8, 2015 $129

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Feb 5, 2014 $125

OLYSIO Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN PRODUCTS, LP
Feb 5, 2014 $125

OLYSIO Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN PRODUCTS, LP
Feb 18, 2016 $124

HARVONI Food and Beverage

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;GS0001QW1Y;AHM;8045115 - 1831326 - 30249789;1831326;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Nov 13, 2014 $123

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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741987-1846358-8031259 - 1607019 - 21185833-1607019-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Mar 5, 2015 $123

UCERIS Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
May 21, 2015 $122

HARVONI Food and Beverage

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AHM;8039208 - 1718934 - 30249789;1718934;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Mar 18, 2015 $120

ENDOSCOPY Food and Beverage

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Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jan 8, 2015 $102

ANDROGEL LUPRON SYNTHROID VIEKIRA HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Oct 23, 2014 $100

HARVONI Food and Beverage

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781070-1902288-kanderson20150216072507-618-kanderson20150216072507-618-618-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
May 8, 2014 $100

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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697151-1782105-8029823 - 1571361 - 21185833-1571361-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Feb 10, 2014 $94

PEGASYS Food and Beverage GENENTECH USA, INC.
Oct 26, 2016 $89

STELARA Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS, LLC
Jun 22, 2016 $84

INTERSTIM ICON Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
May 14, 2015 $69

BILIARY DEVICES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Sep 21, 2013 $65

PROCRIT REMICADE Food and Beverage JANSSEN SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS, LLC
Mar 5, 2014 $64

BARACLUDE Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Feb 28, 2014 $25

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
May 24, 2016 $25

XIFAXAN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
May 27, 2015 $23

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Dec 4, 2015 $22

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Feb 24, 2016 $22

HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Apr 6, 2016 $22

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Oct 7, 2015 $22

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Mar 22, 2016 $22

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Nov 11, 2015 $22

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Apr 1, 2016 $21

DAKLINZA Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
May 8, 2014 $21

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Apr 8, 2016 $20

STELARA REMICADE SIMPONI Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN BIOTECH, INC.
Mar 16, 2016 $20

SUPREP Food and Beverage BRAINTREE LABORATORIES, INC.
May 24, 2016 $20

TECHNIVIE VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Aug 14, 2013 $20

BARACLUDE Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Mar 30, 2016 $20

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Aug 9, 2016 $19

XIFAXANIBSD Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Jan 20, 2015 $19

No Listed Product Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Apr 20, 2016 $19

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Oct 28, 2015 $19

LINZESS Food and Beverage ACTAVIS PHARMA INC
Sep 7, 2016 $18

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Mar 22, 2016 $18

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Aug 26, 2015 $18

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Oct 16, 2015 $18

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Sep 22, 2016 $18

VELTASSA Food and Beverage RELYPSA, INC.
Aug 24, 2013 $18

HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jun 11, 2015 $17

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Mar 9, 2016 $17

VIBERZI Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Apr 23, 2014 $17

PROMACTA Food and Beverage GLAXOSMITHKLINE, LLC.
Mar 18, 2016 $17

ZEPATIER Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Mar 18, 2016 $16

VIBERZI Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Aug 14, 2015 $16

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jun 23, 2016 $16

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jun 14, 2016 $16

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jan 29, 2016 $16

LINZESS Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Oct 5, 2016 $16

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Apr 22, 2016 $16

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Nov 18, 2016 $15

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Sep 16, 2016 $15

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Feb 23, 2015 $15

LIALDA PENTASA Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Mar 5, 2015 $15

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Feb 24, 2015 $15

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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CONCUR;5155901;2174;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Jun 27, 2014 $15

HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jun 8, 2016 $14

IBSCHEK Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Jun 24, 2016 $14

STELARA REMICADE SIMPONI Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN BIOTECH, INC.
Sep 20, 2016 $14

DIFICID Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jun 3, 2014 $14

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Nov 6, 2013 $14

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Sep 20, 2013 $14

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Nov 1, 2016 $14

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Mar 31, 2014 $14

GENERAL SURGERY Food and Beverage CONMED CORPORATION
Apr 29, 2015 $14

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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CONCUR;5367228;5543;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Nov 26, 2013 $14

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Jul 8, 2016 $14

TECHNIVIE VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $14

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
May 22, 2014 $14

OTHER Education PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Nov 20, 2015 $13

STELARA REMICADE SIMPONI Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN BIOTECH, INC.
Apr 7, 2016 $13

HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jan 23, 2015 $13

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jan 20, 2014 $13

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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561181-1567129-4114325-3800-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Sep 18, 2013 $13

LINZESS Food and Beverage FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jul 7, 2015 $13

CIMZIA Food and Beverage UCB, INC.
Dec 1, 2015 $13

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
May 16, 2014 $13

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Feb 26, 2014 $12

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
May 21, 2015 $12

VIEKIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Feb 18, 2015 $12

LINZESS Food and Beverage ACTAVIS PHARMA INC
Jan 24, 2014 $12

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Aug 30, 2016 $12

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Apr 25, 2014 $12

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Apr 23, 2014 $12

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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606246-1645147-4349029-3527-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Aug 20, 2013 $12

CREON Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Aug 25, 2016 $11

STELARA REMICADE SIMPONI Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN BIOTECH, INC.
Oct 31, 2013 $11

NEXIUM Food and Beverage

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ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 6, 2014 $11

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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574843-1587213-4160207-1864-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Apr 22, 2016 $11

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Nov 12, 2013 $10

INJECTAFER Food and Beverage LUITPOLD PHARMACEUTICALS INC
Aug 9, 2016 $10

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001SVUL;CONCUR;6837075;1577;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Mar 11, 2016 $10

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001QJJS;CONCUR;6322931;1653;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Sep 22, 2016 $9

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Aug 14, 2014 $9

INJECTAFER Food and Beverage LUITPOLD PHARMACEUTICALS INC
Jan 25, 2016 $8

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001PCG2;CONCUR;6183242;2224;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Dec 12, 2016 $7

ALINIA FOR ORAL SUSPENSION ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 12 COUNT BOTTLE ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 30 COUNT BOTTLE Food and Beverage ROMARK LABORATORIES, LC
Aug 30, 2016 $7

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001T4WU;CONCUR;6871232;1369;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Aug 28, 2014 $7

OLYSIO SIMPONI Food and Beverage JANSSEN BIOTECH, INC.
Sep 30, 2016 $5

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001TNMH;CONCUR;6981193;626;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Mar 21, 2014 $5

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Apr 29, 2016 $5

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Sep 9, 2016 $4

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001T6HL;CONCUR;6894059;2328;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Jun 8, 2015 $4

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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CONCUR;5486528;2561;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Apr 24, 2014 $3

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Oct 19, 2016 $2

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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;GS0001TYXO;CONCUR;7047547;1105;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Apr 16, 2015 $2

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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CONCUR;5320539;4878;10029446;VPL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Jul 19, 2016 $2

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
May 10, 2016 $2

STELARA REMICADE SIMPONI Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN BIOTECH, INC.
May 17, 2016 $1

ALINIA FOR ORAL SUSPENSION ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 12 COUNT BOTTLE ALINIA TABLETS 500MG 30 COUNT BOTTLE Food and Beverage ROMARK LABORATORIES, LC
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