At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 17 out of 63
Rank: 24 out of 63
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in West Virginia
18% of this provider’s 147 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 10%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
2% of this provider’s 2,109 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
19% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 24%.
$48 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $59 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
21 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 10.
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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 high cholesterol and... +
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats certain types of seizures. Also treats Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) and pain caused by shingles (postherpetic neuralgia). More info »
Used alone or together with... +
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Levothyroxine, a thyroid ho... +
Treats fluid retention (ede... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). 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 »
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Helps prevent and control a... +
Helps prevent and control asthma attacks, including attacks caused by exercise. Also treats seasonal (short-term) and perennial (long-term) allergies. More info »
Treats heartburn, gastroeso... +
Treats heartburn, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and conditions that cause your stomach to make too much acid. Also helps heal a damaged esophagus. Prevents stomach ulcers and stomach irritation in patients who take pain or arthritis medicine or NSAID. This medicine may be used in combination with antibiotics to treat ulcers. This medicine is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). More info »
Metformin is used alone or ... +
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 July 8, 2007.