At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 9 out of 11
Rank: 8 out of 11
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in Puerto Rico
74% of this provider’s 170 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 57%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
13% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 14%.
$54 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $46 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
4 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 4.
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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 certain types of sei... +
Treats short-term, medium t... +
Treats short-term, medium to medium-severe pain. 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 »
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe 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. 13, 2011.