At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 1617 out of 2111
Rank: 1582 out of 2111
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in North Carolina
28% of this provider’s 118 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 22%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
22% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 22%.
$61 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $58 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
18 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 21.
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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 heartburn, stomach u... +
Treats heartburn, stomach ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and conditions that cause your stomach to make too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, endocrine tumors, and systemic mastocytosis. Also helps heal a damaged esophagus, and helps prevent stomach bleeding in patients who have a serious illness. This medicine may be used in combination with antibiotics to treat ulcers. This medicine is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). More info »
Treats high cholesterol and... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Citalopram is used to treat... +
Citalopram is used to treat depression. Citalopram is in a class of antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It is thought to work by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance. More info »
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Treats fluid retention (ede... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). More info »
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Pravastatin is used with di... +
Pravastatin is used with diet, weight-loss, and exercise to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke and to decrease the chance that heart surgery will be needed in people who have heart disease or who are at risk of developing heart disease. Pravastatin is also used to reduce the amount of cholesterol (a fat-like substance) and other fatty substances in the blood. Pravastatin is in a class of medications called HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins). It works by slowing the production of cholesterol in the body to decrease the amount of cholesterol that may build up on the walls of the arteries and block blood flow to the heart, brain, and other parts of the body. More info »
Tramadol is used to relieve... +
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on Dec. 5, 2012.