At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 18 out of 264
Rank: 46 out of 264
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
5% of this provider’s 1,333 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 0%.
Brand Name Drugs
19% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 21%.
$108 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $133 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
17 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 5.
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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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Treats and prevents an infl... +
Treats and prevents an inflammatory bowel disease called ulcerative colitis. More info »
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Ranitidine is used to treat... +
Ranitidine is used to treat ulcers; gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a condition in which backward flow of acid from the stomach causes heartburn and injury of the food pipe (esophagus); and conditions where the stomach produces too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Over-the-counter ranitidine is used to prevent and treat symptoms of heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach. Ranitidine is in a class of medications called H2 blockers. It decreases the amount of acid made in the stomach. More info »
Treats ulcerative colitis. ... +
Treats ulcerative colitis. Also treats rheumatoid arthritis. This medicine is a sulfa drug. 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 July 8, 2007.