At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 10 out of 47
Rank: 12 out of 47
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
35% of this provider’s 85 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 50%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
17% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 14%.
$61 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $65 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
16 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 8.
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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 muscle spasms caused... +
Treats muscle spasms caused by multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injury or disease. This medicine is a muscle relaxer. More info »
Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats certain types of seizures. Also treats Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) and pain caused by shingles (postherpetic neuralgia). More info »
Tizanidine is used to relie... +
Tizanidine is used to relieve the spasms and increased muscle tone caused by multiple sclerosis (MS, a disease in which the nerves do not function properly and patients may experience weakness, numbness, loss of muscle coordination and problems with vision, speech, and bladder control), stroke, or brain or spinal injury. Tizanidine is in a class of medications called skeletal muscle relaxants. It works by slowing action in the brain and nervous system to allow the muscles to relax. More info »
Treats nerve pain that is c... +
Treats nerve pain that is caused by herpes zoster, or "shingles." 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 Nov. 21, 2012.