At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 1632 out of 2516
Rank: 1440 out of 2516
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
60% of this provider’s 105 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 25%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
18% of this provider’s 84 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 1%.
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
14% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 19%.
$73 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $62 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
19 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 17.
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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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Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Treats schizophrenia and ce... +
Treats schizophrenia and certain problems caused by bipolar disorder. More info »
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 fluid retention (ede... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). More info »
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Metoprolol is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat high blood pressure. It also is used to prevent angina (chest pain) and to improve survival after a heart attack. Extended-release (long-acting) metoprolol also is used in combination with other medications to treat heart failure. Metoprolol is in a class of medications called beta blockers. It works by relaxing blood vessels and slowing heart rate to improve blood flow and decrease blood pressure 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 Feb. 18, 2011.