Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

VASCEPA
drug

VASCEPA

Treats high levels of triglycerides (fat-like substances) in your blood. This medicine is used together with diet, exercise, and weight loss to help control triglyceride levels.
Cash
$12.3M

payments related to this drug

Doctor
34,213

doctors receiving payments

Company
2

companies making payments related to this drug

Drug
26%

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
AMARIN PHARMA INC. $11.7M
KOWA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC. $620K

Top Doctors Receiving Payments Related to this Drug

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

Doctor Location Money Paid
CROMWELL
WILLIAM CROMWELL

RALEIGH, NC

$216K
Bramlet
Dean Bramlet

ST PETERSBURG, FL

$195K
POKRYWKA
GREGORY POKRYWKA

TOWSON, MD

$181K
BRINTON
ELIOT BRINTON

SALT LAKE CITY, UT

$172K
LUI
HENRY LUI

JACKSON, TN

$167K
MARGOLIS
STEVEN MARGOLIS

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI

$165K
NELSON
JOHN NELSON

FRESNO, CA

$160K
WANI
OMAR WANI

FLAGSTAFF, AZ

$134K
TRIPPE
BRUCE TRIPPE

MONTGOMERY, AL

$122K
VARMA
SWARNA VARMA

BRIDGEVILLE, PA

$121K

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].