At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 37 out of 316
Rank: 178 out of 316
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
43% of this provider’s 60 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 23%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
14% of this provider’s 1,550 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
11% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 19%.
$189 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $389 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
31 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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Diphenhydramine is used to ... +
Diphenhydramine is used to relieve red, irritated, itchy, watery eyes; sneezing; and runny nose caused by hay fever, allergies, or the common cold. Diphenhydramine is also used to relieve cough caused by minor throat or airway irritation. Diphenhydramine is also used to prevent and treat motion sickness, and to treat insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep). Diphenhydramine is also used to control abnormal movements in people who have early stage parkinsonian syndrome (a disorder of the nervous system that causes difficulties with movement, muscle control, and balance) or who are experiencing movement problems as a side effect of a medication. More info »
Ondansetron is used to prev... +
Ondansetron is used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery. Ondansetron is in a class of medications called serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonists. It works by blocking the action of serotonin, a natural substance that may cause nausea and vomiting. More info »
|DEXTROSE IN WATER||188||156||10||4||71|
Used to dilute asthma medic... +
Used to dilute asthma medicine for nebulization. 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 Feb. 25, 2013.