At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 49 out of 74
Rank: 58 out of 74
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in West Virginia
85% of this provider’s 102 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 23%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
12% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 24%.
$40 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $80 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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A narcotic drug. More » Misuse and abuse of narcotics led to some 16,000 overdose deaths in 2010.
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Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Treats nerve and muscle pai... +
Treats nerve and muscle pain caused by diabetes, shingles, fibromyalgia, or a spinal cord injury. Also treats partial-onset seizures in adults. 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 Dec. 19, 2007.