At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 302 out of 981
Rank: 320 out of 981
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
14% of this provider’s 219 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 13%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
15% of this provider’s 181 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 2%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
0% of this provider’s 4,143 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
25% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 25%.
$67 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $70 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
23 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 20.
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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... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). More info »
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Warfarin is used to prevent... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Donepezil is used to treat ... +
Treats high cholesterol and... +
Treats depression. +
Treats depression. More info »
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Treats dementia (memory los... +
Treats dementia (memory loss and mental changes) that is a sign of Alzheimer's disease. More info »
Trazodone is used to treat ... +
Trazodone is used to treat depression. Trazodone is in a class of medications called serotonin modulators. It works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance. More info »
Treats severe depression an... +
Treats severe depression and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). This medicine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). More info »
Levothyroxine, a thyroid ho... +
Treats certain types of sei... +
Lowers high cholesterol and... +
Lowers high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood. Lowers the risk of chest pain, stroke, heart attack, or certain heart and blood vessel problems in people who have certain risk factors. This medicine is an HMG-CoA inhibitor, also called a statin. More info »
Metformin is used alone or ... +
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Treats seizures (epilepsy).... +
Treats seizures (epilepsy). Also used to treat the manic phase of bipolar disorder (manic-depressive illness) and to prevent migraine headaches. Belongs to a class of drugs called anticonvulsants. More info »
Treats schizophrenia and ce... +
Treats schizophrenia and certain problems caused by bipolar disorder. More info »
Potassium is needed to main... +
Potassium is needed to maintain good health. More info »
Treats inflammation (swelli... +
Pantoprazole is used to tre... +
Pantoprazole is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a condition in which backward flow of acid from the stomach causes heartburn and possible injury of the esophagus (the tube between the throat and stomach). Pantoprazole is used to treat the symptoms of GERD, allow the esophagus to heal, and prevent further damage to the esophagus. It is also used to treat conditions where the stomach produces too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Pantoprazole is in a class of medications called proton-pump inhibitors. It works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach. More info »
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Ranitidine is used to treat... +
Ranitidine is used to treat ulcers; gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a condition in which backward flow of acid from the stomach causes heartburn and injury of the food pipe (esophagus); and conditions where the stomach produces too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Over-the-counter ranitidine is used to prevent and treat symptoms of heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach. Ranitidine is in a class of medications called H2 blockers. It decreases the amount of acid made in the stomach. More info »
Prevents symptoms of asthma... +
Sertraline is used to treat... +
Used alone or together with... +
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on July 8, 2007.