At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 1 out of 44
Rank: 1 out of 44
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
13% of this provider’s 312 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 70%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
1% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
$20 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $10 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
5 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 2.
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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 gingivitis (swelling... +
Treats gingivitis (swelling of the gums) and other problems of the mouth and gums. Also treats adult periodontitis (a disease of the teeth and gums. More info »
Doxycycline is used to trea... +
Doxycycline is used to treat bacterial infections, including pneumonia and other respiratory tract infections; Lyme disease; acne; infections of skin, genital, and urinary systems; and anthrax (after inhalational exposure). It is also used to prevent malaria. Doxycycline is in a class of medications called tetracycline antibiotics. It works by preventing the growth and spread of bacteria. Antibiotics will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. More info »
Treats fever and pain, incl... +
Treats fever and pain, including pain caused by headache, toothache, arthritis, cold or flu, migraine, or menstrual cramps. This is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). 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, 2007.