At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 54 out of 460
Rank: 70 out of 460
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in North Carolina
25% of this provider’s 473 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 24%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
11% of this provider’s 428 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 2%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
1% of this provider’s 4,989 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
21% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 23%.
$56 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $66 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
11 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 13.
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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 fluid retention (ede... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). More info »
Sertraline is used to treat... +
Helps to prevent new blood ... +
Helps to prevent new blood clots from forming, and helps to keep existing blood clots from getting worse. This medicine is a blood thinner (anticoagulant). More info »
Trazodone is used to treat ... +
Treats certain types of sei... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Potassium is needed to main... +
Potassium is needed to maintain good health. More info »
Treats inflammation (swelli... +
Treats depression. +
Treats depression. More info »
Treats diabetes mellitus. I... +
Treats diabetes mellitus. Insulin is a hormone that helps get sugar from the blood to the muscles, where it is used for energy. This type of insulin usually works longer than regular insulin. More info »
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Tramadol is used to relieve... +
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Levothyroxine, a thyroid ho... +
Treats schizophrenia and ce... +
Treats schizophrenia and certain problems caused by bipolar disorder. More info »
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350
Treats occasional constipat... +
Treats occasional constipation. More info »
Treats schizophrenia and sy... +
Treats schizophrenia and symptoms of bipolar disorder (manic-depressive illness). Used together with other medicines to treat major depressive disorder (MDD). More info »
Citalopram is used to treat... +
Treats hypothyroidism. +
Treats hypothyroidism. More info »
Enalapril is used alone or ... +
Enalapril is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. It is also used in combination with other medications to treat heart failure. Enalapril is in a class of medications called angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors. It works by decreasing certain chemicals that tighten the blood vessels, so blood flows more smoothly and the heart can pump blood more efficiently. More info »
Treats high cholesterol and... +
Treating infections caused ... +
Treating infections caused by certain bacteria. More info »
Used alone or together with... +
Used alone or together with aspirin to help prevent stroke, heart attack, and other heart problems. This medicine is a blood thinner. 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 July 8, 2013.