At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 8 out of 71
Rank: 18 out of 71
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
68% of this provider’s 303 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 60%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
16% of this provider’s 930 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 8%.
Brand Name Drugs
10% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 12%.
$27 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $104 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
4 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 5.
This Prescriber's Drugs
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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 »
Cyclobenzaprine, a muscle r... +
Cyclobenzaprine, a muscle relaxant, is used with rest, physical therapy, and other measures to relax muscles and relieve pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries. More info »
Treats asthma, allergic rea... +
Treats asthma, allergic reactions, inflammation, flare-ups of ongoing illnesses, and many other medical problems. May also be used to lessen some symptoms of cancer. This medicine is a steroid. More info »
Treats nerve and muscle pai... +
Treats nerve and muscle pain caused by diabetes, shingles, fibromyalgia, or a spinal cord injury. Also treats partial-onset seizures in adults. 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 »
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 20, 2011.