At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 6 out of 18
Rank: 5 out of 18
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
Antipsychotics to Seniors
52% of this provider’s 25 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 12%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
3% of this provider’s 327 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 4%.
Brand Name Drugs
36% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 28%.
$196 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $153 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
14 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 15.
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Treats psychotic mental dis... +
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Treats schizophrenia, bipol... +
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Lithium is used to treat an... +
Lithium is used to treat and prevent episodes of mania (frenzied, abnormally excited mood) in people with bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder; a disease that causes episodes of depression, episodes of mania, and other abnormal moods). Lithium is in a class of medications called antimanic agents. It works by decreasing abnormal activity in the brain. 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 »
Fluoxetine (Prozac) is used... +
Treats severe depression an... +
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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 Aug. 27, 2008.