At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 16 out of 19
Rank: 16 out of 19
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
32% of this provider’s 161 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 9%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
14% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 22%.
$65 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $61 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
4 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 10.
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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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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 »
About This Data
- 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 19, 2011.