At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 1872 out of 2835
Rank: 2038 out of 2835
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
49% of this provider’s 399 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 21%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
7% of this provider’s 348 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 2%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
1% of this provider’s 2,408 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.
Brand Name Drugs
22% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 23%.
$56 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $67 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
7 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 20.
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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 »
Warfarin is used to prevent... +
Warfarin is used to prevent blood clots from forming or growing larger in your blood and blood vessels. It is prescribed for people with certain types of irregular heartbeat, people with prosthetic (replacement or mechanical) heart valves, and people who have suffered a heart attack. Warfarin is also used to treat or prevent venous thrombosis (swelling and blood clot in a vein) and pulmonary embolism (a blood clot in the lung). Warfarin is in a class of medications called anticoagulants ('blood thinners'). It works by decreasing the clotting ability of the blood. More info »
Treats diabetes mellitus. +
Treats diabetes mellitus. More info »
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
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 »
Treats high cholesterol and... +
Treats high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood. Lowers risk of heart attack, stroke, and certain blood vessel problems in people with certain risk factors. This medicine is an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, also called a statin. More info »
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Prevents and treats blood c... +
Prevents and treats blood clots. Also used to treat certain types of acute heart attacks. This medicine is a blood thinner. More info »
Treats fluid retention (ede... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). More info »
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on Jan. 30, 2013.