At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 9 out of 58
Rank: 12 out of 58
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
39% of this provider’s 325 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 46%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
26% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 16%.
$61 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $66 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
5 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 8.
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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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Lidocaine viscous, a local ... +
Lidocaine viscous, a local anesthetic, is used to treat the pain of a sore or irritated mouth and throat often associated with cancer chemotherapy and certain medical procedures. Lidocaine viscous is not normally used for sore throats due to cold, flu, or infections such as strep throat. More info »
Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats pain caused by arthr... +
Treats pain caused by arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, or other medical problems. Also treats acute migraine attacks in adults. This is a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory medicine (NSAID). More info »
Treats nerve pain that is c... +
Treats nerve pain that is caused by herpes zoster, or "shingles." More info »
Oxycodone is used to reliev... +
Oxycodone is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Oxycodone is in a class of medications called opiate (narcotic) analgesics. It works by changing the way the brain and nervous system respond to pain. More info »
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Tramadol is used to relieve... +
Treats symptoms of osteoart... +
Treats symptoms of osteoarthritis (OA). Also treats symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in adults and children. This medicine is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). More info »
Treats moderate to moderate... +
Treats moderate to moderately severe pain. This medicine contains a narcotic pain reliever. More info »
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- 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 Dec. 7, 2009.