At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 9 out of 25
Rank: 8 out of 25
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in New Jersey
16% of this provider’s 284 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 10%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
1% of this provider’s 2,104 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
27% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 30%.
$83 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $74 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
12 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 18.
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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 fluid retention (ede... +
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Treats high blood pressure ... +
Lowers high cholesterol and... +
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Zolpidem is used to treat i... +
Metformin is used alone or ... +
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Treats symptoms of osteoart... +
Treats symptoms of osteoarthritis (OA). Also treats symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in adults and children. This medicine is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). More info »
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Levothyroxine, a thyroid ho... +
Treats heartburn, gastroeso... +
Used alone or together with... +
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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 June 7, 2011.