Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

DIFICID
drug

DIFICID

Treats Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD). This medicine is a macrolide antibiotic.
Cash
$3.25M

payments related to this drug

Doctor
10,479

doctors receiving payments

Company
3

companies making payments related to this drug

Drug
39%

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
CUBIST PHARMACEUTICALS INC $1.69M
MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION $1.05M
OPTIMER PHARMACEUTICALS INC $512K

Top Doctors Receiving Payments Related to this Drug

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

Doctor Location Money Paid
FEUERSTADT
PAUL FEUERSTADT

HAMDEN, CT

$138K
GOLAN
YOAV GOLAN

BOSTON, MA

$121K
GELFAND
MICHAEL GELFAND

MEMPHIS, TN

$105K
SNIFFEN
JASON SNIFFEN

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FL

$85,525
GOLDSTEIN
ELLIE GOLDSTEIN

SANTA MONICA, CA

$78,164
HODGES
TONY HODGES

PHOENIX, AZ

$69,723
SIDDIQUI
JAVEED SIDDIQUI

SACRAMENTO, CA

$58,538
CLEVELAND
KERRY CLEVELAND

MEMPHIS, TN

$57,358
HARLEY
WILLIAM HARLEY

CHARLOTTE, NC

$52,857
Shah
Akshay Shah

PLYMOUTH, MI

$50,588

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].