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Table 2 Claims per 1,000 enrollees for most commonly prescribed antibiotics

From: Regional variation in antibiotic prescribing among medicare part D enrollees, 2013

Agent Claims per 1,000 Enrollees Cost per Claim (2013 USDa)
Azithromycin 194 12.33
Ciprofloxacin 185 7.28
Amoxicillin 154 5.61
Cephalexin 127 7.81
Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim 125 6.73
Levofloxacin 112 14.77
Amoxicillin-Clavulanate 88 23.29
Doxycycline 86 68.92
Nitrofurantoin 67 45.67
Metronidazole 49 43.43
  1. a2013 United States Dollars