Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

LIPTRUZET
drug

LIPTRUZET

Lowers high cholesterol and triglyceride levels. This medicine contains a cholesterol absorption inhibitor and a statin.
Cash
$1.35M

payments related to this drug

Doctor
7,530

doctors receiving payments

Company
1

company making payments related to this drug

Drug
99%

of payments for this drug were also associated with another product

Companies Making Payments Related to this Drug

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Company Payment
MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION $1.35M

Top Doctors Receiving Payments Related to this Drug

Totals listed account for all payments from August 2013 to December 2015.

Doctor Location Money Paid
TOTH
PETER TOTH

MT. CARROLL, IL

$68,617
Bramlet
Dean Bramlet

St Petersburg, FL

$47,993
ROBERTS
WILLIAM ROBERTS

WAXAHACHIE, TX

$39,827
MASRI
BASSEM MASRI

NEW YORK, NY

$36,491
HOWARD
WILLIAM HOWARD

WASHINGTON, DC

$36,229
TRIFFON
DOUGLAS TRIFFON

SAN DIEGO, CA

$33,465
HEINIG
ROBERT HEINIG

ROCHESTER, NY

$31,127
THOMPSON
PAUL THOMPSON

HARTFORD, CT

$30,030
Ziajka
Paul Ziajka

Winter Park, FL

$27,794
FORTE
KENTON FORTE

BUFFALO, NY

$26,247

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 drugs@propublica.org.