At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 40 out of 259
Rank: 36 out of 259
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
Antipsychotics to Seniors
26% of this provider’s 118 patients 65 and older filled at least one prescription for an antipsychotic, compared to an average of 13%.
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
36% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 28%.
$166 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $152 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
15 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 16.
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Treats severe depression an... +
Treats severe depression and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). This medicine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). More info »
VENLAFAXINE HCL ER
Venlafaxine is used to trea... +
Fluoxetine (Prozac) is used... +
Sertraline is used to treat... +
Bupropion (Aplenzin, Wellbu... +
Bupropion (Aplenzin, Wellbutrin, Wellbutrin SR, Wellbutrin XL) is used to treat depression. Bupropion (Wellbutrin XL) is also used to treat seasonal affective disorder (SAD; episodes of depression that occur in the fall and winter each year). Bupropion (Zyban) is used to help people stop smoking. Bupropion is in a class of medications called antidepressants. It works by increasing certain types of activity in the brain. More info »
Treats schizophrenia and sy... +
Treats depression. +
Treats depression. More info »
Treats depression, anxiety,... +
Treats schizophrenia, bipol... +
Treats schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and depression. Also treats irritability associated with autism. More info »
Treats psychotic mental dis... +
Treats psychotic mental disorders, such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder (manic-depressive illness). More info »
Lithium is used to treat an... +
Lithium is used to treat and prevent episodes of mania (frenzied, abnormally excited mood) in people with bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder; a disease that causes episodes of depression, episodes of mania, and other abnormal moods). Lithium is in a class of medications called antimanic agents. It works by decreasing abnormal activity in the brain. More info »
Paroxetine tablets, suspens... +
Zolpidem is used to treat i... +
Zolpidem is used to treat insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep). Zolpidem belongs to a class of medications called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep. More info »
Treats schizophrenia and ce... +
Treats schizophrenia and certain problems caused by bipolar disorder. More info »
Trazodone is used to treat ... +
Citalopram is used to treat... +
Treats dementia (memory los... +
Treats dementia (memory loss and mental changes) that is a sign of Alzheimer's disease. More info »
Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats certain types of seizures and mood disorders. Often used along with other medicines. More info »
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on July 9, 2007.