At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 8 out of 15
Rank: 7 out of 15
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in New Jersey
Antipsychotics to Seniors
50% of this provider’s 64 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 33%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
1% of this provider’s 652 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 0%.
Brand Name Drugs
31% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 29%.
$112 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $118 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
10 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 12.
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Treats schizophrenia and sy... +
Treats schizophrenia and symptoms of bipolar disorder (manic-depressive illness). Used together with other medicines to treat major depressive disorder (MDD). More info »
Treats schizophrenia and ce... +
Treats schizophrenia and certain problems caused by bipolar disorder. More info »
Trazodone is used to treat ... +
Trazodone is used to treat depression. Trazodone is in a class of medications called serotonin modulators. It works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance. More info »
Treats depression. +
Treats depression. More info »
Zolpidem is used to treat i... +
Zolpidem is used to treat insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep). Zolpidem belongs to a class of medications called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep. More info »
About This Data
- No comparisons are shown if 10 or fewer prescribers in the state share this specialty.
- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on July 8, 2007.