At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 4771 out of 6534
Rank: 1719 out of 6534
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
15% of this provider’s 1,056 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
42% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 23%.
$172 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $65 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
26 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 17.
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Treats and prevents infecti... +
Treats and prevents infections. Also used in combination with other medicines to treat duodenal ulcers caused by H. pylori. This medicine is a macrolide antibiotic. More info »
Treats infections caused by... +
Treats infections caused by certain bacteria. This medicine is a macrolide antibiotic. More info »
Treats infections. Also use... +
Treats infections. Also used with other medicines to treat stomach ulcer. This medicine is a penicillin antibiotic. More info »
Used to treat serious bacte... +
Used to treat serious bacterial infections in different areas of the body. More info »
Treats erosive esophagitis,... +
Treats erosive esophagitis, heartburn, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and other conditions caused by too much stomach acid. This medicine is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). More info »
Doxycycline is used to trea... +
Doxycycline is used to treat bacterial infections, including pneumonia and other respiratory tract infections; Lyme disease; acne; infections of skin, genital, and urinary systems; and anthrax (after inhalational exposure). It is also used to prevent malaria. Doxycycline is in a class of medications called tetracycline antibiotics. It works by preventing the growth and spread of bacteria. Antibiotics will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. More info »
Treats schizophrenia and sy... +
Treats schizophrenia and symptoms of bipolar disorder (manic-depressive illness). Used together with other medicines to treat major depressive disorder (MDD). More info »
Amitriptyline is used to tr... +
Amitriptyline is used to treat symptoms of depression. Amitriptyline is in a class of medications called tricyclic antidepressants. It works by increasing the amounts of certain natural substances in the brain that are needed to maintain mental balance. More info »
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 11, 2007.