At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 8 out of 68
Rank: 19 out of 68
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
18% of this provider’s 197 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 21%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
1% of this provider’s 1,927 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 0%.
Brand Name Drugs
22% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 24%.
$61 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $106 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
17 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 10.
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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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Metformin is used alone or ... +
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Lowers high levels of chole... +
Lowers high levels of cholesterol and triglycerides (fats) in your blood. Helps keep atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) from getting worse. Lowers the risk of stroke and heart attack in people who have certain risk factors. This medicine is an HMG-CoA inhibitor, also called a statin. More info »
Tramadol is used to relieve... +
Treats high cholesterol and... +
Potassium is needed to main... +
Potassium is needed to maintain good health. More info »
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Treats high blood pressure and angina (chest pain). May also lower the risk of repeated heart attacks. More info »
Levothyroxine, a thyroid ho... +
Treats stuffy nose caused b... +
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Sertraline is used to treat... +
Sertraline is used to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (bothersome thoughts that won't go away and the need to perform certain actions over and over), panic attacks (sudden, unexpected attacks of extreme fear and worry about these attacks), posttraumatic stress disorder (disturbing psychological symptoms that develop after a frightening experience), and social anxiety disorder (extreme fear of interacting with others or performing in front of others that interferes with normal life). It is also used to relieve the symptoms of premenstrual dysphoric disorder, including mood swings, irritability, bloating, and breast tenderness. Sertraline is in a class of antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It works by increasing the amounts of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance. More info »
Used together with proper d... +
Used together with proper diet and exercise to help control blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes. More info »
Lowers high cholesterol and... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Treats type 2 diabetes. Use... +
Treats type 2 diabetes. Used together with a proper diet and exercise to help control high blood sugar. This medicine is a sulfonylurea. More info »
Zolpidem is used to treat i... +
Alendronate is used to trea... +
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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 July 12, 2007.