At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 81 out of 518
Rank: 12 out of 518
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
8% of this provider’s 184 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 19%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
23% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 20%.
$882 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $401 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
8 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 7.
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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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Tamoxifen is used to treat ... +
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Treats inflammation (swelli... +
Treats inflammation (swelling), severe allergies, complications of chronic illnesses, and other medical problems. Also used to decrease some symptoms of cancer. This medicine is a steroid. More info »
Treats inflammation and man... +
Treats inflammation and many other medical problems. 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 certain types of can... +
Treats certain types of cancer, including leukemia, skin cancer, ovarian cancer, and head and neck cancer. More info »
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on Dec. 29, 2010.