At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 28 out of 65
Rank: 29 out of 65
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
74% of this provider’s 306 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 72%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
25% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 14%.
$71 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $82 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
3 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 7.
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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 certain types of sei... +
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 »
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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 nerve and muscle pai... +
Treats nerve and muscle pain caused by diabetes, shingles, fibromyalgia, or a spinal cord injury. Also treats partial-onset seizures in adults. 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 Nov. 19, 2008.