At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 53 out of 316
Rank: 69 out of 316
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
18% of this provider’s 1,923 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.
Brand Name Drugs
45% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 47%.
$66 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $73 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
4 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 5.
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Ketorolac is used to reliev... +
Ketorolac is used to relieve moderately severe pain, usually after surgery. Ketorolac is in a class of medications called NSAIDs. It works by stopping the body's production of a substance that causes pain, fever, and inflammation. More info »
Ophthalmic prednisolone red... +
Ophthalmic prednisolone reduces the irritation, redness, burning, and swelling of eye inflammation caused by chemicals, heat, radiation, infection, allergy, or foreign bodies in the eye. It sometimes is used after eye surgery. Prednisolone is in a class of medications called steroids. It prevents swelling and redness by changing the way the immune system works. More info »
Reduces pressure inside the... +
Reduces pressure inside the eye that is caused by glaucoma or ocular hypertension (high blood pressure in the eye). More info »
The eyedrop reduces pressur... +
The eyedrop reduces pressure inside the eye that is caused by glaucoma or ocular (eye) hypertension. More info »
Treats increased pressure i... +
Treats increased pressure in the eye caused by open-angle glaucoma or a condition called hypertension of the eye (ocular hypertension). More info »
Treats glaucoma. +
Treats glaucoma. More info »
Ophthalmic dorzolamide is u... +
Ophthalmic dorzolamide is used to treat glaucoma, a condition in which increased pressure in the eye can lead to gradual loss of vision. Dorzolamide is in a class of medications called carbonic anhydrase inhibitors. It works by decreasing the pressure in the eye. More info »
Treats glaucoma, certain ty... +
Treats glaucoma, certain types of epilepsy, mountain sickness, and other conditions. Belongs to a group of drugs called carbonic anhydrase inhibitors. More info »
The combination of dorzolam... +
The combination of dorzolamide and timolol is used to treat eye conditions, including glaucoma and ocular hypertension, in which increased pressure can lead to a gradual loss of vision. Dorzolamide and timolol is used for patients whose eye condition has not responded to another medication. Dorzolamide is in a class of medications called topical carbonic anhydrase inhibitors. Timolol is in a class of medications called topical beta blockers. Dorzolamide and timolol lowers pressure in the eye by decreasing the production of natural fluids in the eye. More info »
Ophthalmic brimonidine is u... +
Ophthalmic brimonidine is used to lower pressure in the eyes in patients who have glaucoma (high pressure in the eyes that may damage nerves and cause vision loss) and ocular hypertension (pressure in the eyes that is higher than normal but not high enough to cause vision loss). Brimonidine is in a class of drugs called alpha adrenergic agonists. Brimonidine works by decreasing the amount of fluid in the eyes. More info »
Treats increased pressure i... +
Treats increased pressure in the eye that is caused by glaucoma or a condition called ocular (eye) hypertension. More info »
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on May 2, 2013.