At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 5 out of 14
Rank: 6 out of 14
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
Antipsychotics to Seniors
6% of this provider’s 201 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 0%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
1% of this provider’s 1,994 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 3%.
Brand Name Drugs
22% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 20%.
$50 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $50 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
10 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 12.
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Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Sertraline is used to treat... +
Sertraline is used to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (bothersome thoughts that won't go away and the need to perform certain actions over and over), panic attacks (sudden, unexpected attacks of extreme fear and worry about these attacks), posttraumatic stress disorder (disturbing psychological symptoms that develop after a frightening experience), and social anxiety disorder (extreme fear of interacting with others or performing in front of others that interferes with normal life). It is also used to relieve the symptoms of premenstrual dysphoric disorder, including mood swings, irritability, bloating, and breast tenderness. Sertraline is in a class of antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It works by increasing the amounts of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance. More info »
Used alone or together with... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Treats dementia (memory los... +
Treats dementia (memory loss and mental changes) that is a sign of Alzheimer's disease. More info »
Citalopram is used to treat... +
Treats fluid retention (ede... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). More info »
Treats high cholesterol and... +
Metformin is used alone or ... +
Potassium is needed to main... +
Potassium is needed to maintain good health. More info »
Levothyroxine, a thyroid ho... +
Alendronate is used to trea... +
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 Sept. 12, 2008.