At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 24 out of 36
Rank: 30 out of 36
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in South Carolina
33% of this provider’s 123 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 27%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
8% of this provider’s 1,748 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.
Brand Name Drugs
12% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 22%.
$33 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $54 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
19 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 19.
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A narcotic drug. More » Misuse and abuse of narcotics led to some 16,000 overdose deaths in 2010.
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Treats bacterial infections... +
Treats bacterial infections. Belongs to a class of drugs called cephalosporin antibiotics. More info »
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Used alone or together with... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Diclofenac is used to relie... +
Diclofenac is used to relieve pain, tenderness, swelling, and stiffness caused by osteoarthritis (arthritis caused by a breakdown of the lining of the joints), rheumatoid arthritis (arthritis caused by swelling of the lining of the joints), and ankylosing spondylitis (arthritis that mainly affects the spine). Diclofenac immediate-release (short-acting) tablets are also used to treat painful menstrual periods and pain from other causes. Diclofenac is in a class of medications called NSAIDs. It works by stopping the body's production of a substance that causes pain, fever, and inflammation. More info »
Treats inflammation (swelli... +
Treats inflammation (swelling), severe allergies, complications of chronic illnesses, and other medical problems. Also used to decrease some symptoms of cancer. This medicine is a steroid. More info »
Tramadol is used to relieve... +
Tramadol is used to relieve moderate to moderately severe pain. Tramadol extended-release tablets are only used by people who are expected to need medication to relieve pain around-the-clock for a long time. Tramadol is in a class of medications called opiate agonists. It works by changing the way the body senses pain. More info »
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- 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 April 20, 2008.