Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

CRESTOR
drug

CRESTOR

Treats high cholesterol and triglyceride levels. May reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke, and related health conditions. This medicine is a statin.
Cash
$10M

payments related to this drug

Doctor
47,776

doctors receiving payments

Company
3

companies making payments related to this drug

Drug
57%

of payments for this drug were also associated with another product

Companies Making Payments Related to this Drug

Aggregate totals are shown, including payments to doctors and teaching hospitals. To purchase bulk data, please visit the ProPublica Data Store.

Company Payment
ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP $10M
ASTRAZENECA UK LIMITED $8,224
MEDIMMUNE, LLC $180

Top Doctors Receiving Payments Related to this Drug

Totals listed account for all payments from August 2013 to December 2016.

Doctor Location Money Paid
LIAO
JAMES LIAO

CHICAGO, IL

$419K
DRINAN
KATHLEEN DRINAN

ORLAND PARK, IL

$357K
ROSENBLUTH
ADAM ROSENBLUTH

NEW YORK, NY

$353K
WEXELMAN
WARREN WEXELMAN

BROOKLYN, NY

$312K
Bramlet
Dean Bramlet

ST PETERSBURG, FL

$312K
TRIFFON
DOUGLAS TRIFFON

LA JOLLA, CA

$277K
HONEYCUTT
DANIEL HONEYCUTT

JACKSON, TN

$256K
BENATAR
JOSE BENATAR

CHICAGO, IL

$255K
MINTZ
GUY MINTZ

GREAT NECK, NY

$224K
HANDEL
FRANKLIN HANDEL

DAYTON, OH

$209K

Top Teaching Hospitals Receiving Payments Related to this Drug

Note: We have made some effort to normalize the data and eliminate duplicates, but data is primarily as it has been reported by the companies to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. To purchase the normalized data, please visit the ProPublica Data Store. If you spot an error, please let us know at [email protected].