At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 17 out of 24
Rank: 21 out of 24
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in New York
66% of this provider’s 129 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 69%.
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 24%.
$69 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $159 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
5 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 9.
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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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Treats severe, ongoing pain... +
Treats severe, ongoing pain (during and after surgery, cancer pain) that cannot be controlled with other medicines. This medicine is a narcotic pain reliever. 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 »
Tramadol is used to relieve... +
Tramadol is used to relieve moderate to moderately severe pain. Tramadol extended-release tablets are only used by people who are expected to need medication to relieve pain around-the-clock for a long time. Tramadol is in a class of medications called opiate agonists. It works by changing the way the body senses pain. 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 »
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 Jan. 21, 2010.