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Medicare in North Carolina

Summary of Medicare Availability in North Carolina.

26,964

Physicians
Ranked 9th

1,198

Drugs Covered
Ranked 10th

$80 Billion

Medicare Drug Cost
Ranked 7th
Drug Drug Cost Patients Prescriptions Physicians
Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen $34,539,301.80 719,965 1,989,051 15,425
Omeprazole $40,565,075.08 482,302 2,355,439 10,941
Lisinopril $16,708,921.14 457,731 2,207,330 9,225
Amlodipine Besylate $19,464,387.48 454,821 2,376,889 10,941
Levothyroxine Sodium $42,976,933.98 429,247 2,566,487 9,047
Prednisone $4,953,417.95 392,556 732,329 9,441
Furosemide $9,027,349.86 381,137 1,776,981 8,821
Simvastatin $19,523,126.74 380,418 1,946,309 9,472
Atorvastatin Calcium $43,865,236.51 359,875 1,803,241 10,302
Tramadol Hcl $9,985,182.66 311,023 964,236 10,899
Metformin Hcl $21,193,002.68 310,733 1,664,082 8,111
Gabapentin $35,020,749.96 301,150 1,394,034 9,601
Oxycodone Hcl/Acetaminophen $40,239,741.53 298,168 897,735 11,325
Azithromycin $4,701,076.74 293,669 372,204 7,004
Ciprofloxacin Hcl $2,539,410.06 283,903 373,021 6,642
Fluticasone Propionate $20,424,855.84 249,714 689,471 7,671
Metoprolol Tartrate $8,469,574.40 238,142 1,271,417 7,468
Hydrochlorothiazide $6,441,969.63 235,864 1,172,399 6,689
Pravastatin Sodium $24,870,369.24 225,539 1,155,999 5,623
Metoprolol Succinate $46,499,489.50 216,647 1,237,727 11,664
Amoxicillin $1,499,908.65 213,412 286,044 3,459
Potassium Chloride $35,581,499.21 204,851 1,297,795 4,918
Alprazolam $7,461,778.50 190,537 999,948 7,351
Albuterol Sulfate $34,250,612.13 183,520 627,456 6,919
Losartan Potassium $13,934,007.08 183,488 1,032,769 7,313
Levofloxacin $3,189,282.58 163,880 214,570 3,352
Meloxicam $5,025,684.84 154,523 573,172 6,689
Carvedilol $9,015,249.07 151,965 854,414 6,721
Oxycodone Hcl $88,079,124.90 151,742 665,656 6,785
Cephalexin $1,548,303.43 146,863 207,591 5,014
Clopidogrel Bisulfate $25,279,345.04 146,819 919,971 7,346
Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim $1,532,965.47 145,519 232,581 7,110
Lorazepam $5,614,693.63 144,902 670,865 5,513
Zolpidem Tartrate $8,171,861.45 141,970 767,450 7,974
Warfarin Sodium $12,322,142.96 140,963 1,002,546 6,445
Amoxicillin/Potassium Clav $3,230,704.52 126,555 162,050 3,724
Pantoprazole Sodium $10,890,122.00 123,083 688,156 5,714
Tamsulosin Hcl $13,902,810.59 116,904 662,281 5,041
Trazodone Hcl $5,062,877.71 112,136 611,332 5,980
Citalopram Hydrobromide $5,533,119.17 111,252 689,419 6,084
Clonazepam $5,214,762.71 110,173 663,507 5,784
Sertraline Hcl $7,930,677.14 108,540 711,689 6,657
Lisinopril/Hydrochlorothiazide $5,494,209.71 105,259 605,896 4,970
Rosuvastatin Calcium $152,567,818.39 104,434 668,932 5,714
Doxycycline Hyclate $12,567,303.94 103,701 169,944 6,580
Atenolol $4,528,729.11 101,514 655,087 5,905
Triamcinolone Acetonide $3,888,512.51 94,026 183,404 3,856
Esomeprazole Magnesium $201,576,744.52 91,518 644,161 6,273
Cyclobenzaprine Hcl $5,162,145.61 90,764 316,130 4,768
Allopurinol $3,898,644.88 74,895 507,324 4,970

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