At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 9 out of 12
Rank: 10 out of 12
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
56% of this provider’s 285 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 81%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
4% of this provider’s 886 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 7%.
Brand Name Drugs
9% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 15%.
$39 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $88 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
6 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 14.
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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 »
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 »
Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats muscle spasms caused... +
Treats muscle spasms caused by multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injury or disease. This medicine is a muscle relaxer. More info »
Treats short-term, medium t... +
Treats short-term, medium to medium-severe pain. More info »
Cyclobenzaprine, a muscle r... +
Cyclobenzaprine, a muscle relaxant, is used with rest, physical therapy, and other measures to relax muscles and relieve pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries. 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.