At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 118 out of 214
Rank: 122 out of 214
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
15% of this provider’s 285 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 20%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Risky Drugs to Seniors
2% of this provider’s 4,778 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.
Brand Name Drugs
19% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 20%.
$57 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $63 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
18 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 18.
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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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Levothyroxine, a thyroid ho... +
Treats high blood pressure ... +
Treats high cholesterol and... +
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Metformin is used alone or ... +
Zolpidem is used to treat i... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
Potassium is needed to main... +
Potassium is needed to maintain good health. More info »
Pravastatin is used with di... +
Pravastatin is used with diet, weight-loss, and exercise to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke and to decrease the chance that heart surgery will be needed in people who have heart disease or who are at risk of developing heart disease. Pravastatin is also used to reduce the amount of cholesterol (a fat-like substance) and other fatty substances in the blood. Pravastatin is in a class of medications called HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins). It works by slowing the production of cholesterol in the body to decrease the amount of cholesterol that may build up on the walls of the arteries and block blood flow to the heart, brain, and other parts of the body. More info »
Trazodone is used to treat ... +
Losartan is used alone or i... +
Treats fluid retention (ede... +
Treats fluid retention (edema) and high blood pressure (hypertension). More info »
Metoprolol is used alone or... +
Treats type 2 diabetes. Use... +
Treats type 2 diabetes. Used together with a proper diet and exercise to help control high blood sugar. This medicine is a sulfonylurea. More info »
Used alone or together with... +
Pramipexole is used alone o... +
Pramipexole is used alone or with other medications to treat the symptoms of Parkinson's disease (PD; a disorder of the nervous system that causes difficulties with movement, muscle control, and balance), including shaking of parts of the body, stiffness, slowed movements, and problems with balance. Pramipexole is also used to treat restless legs syndrome (RLS; a condition that causes discomfort in the legs and a strong urge to move the legs, especially at night and when sitting or lying down). Pramipexole is in a class of medications called dopamine agonists. It works by acting in place of dopamine, a natural substance in the brain that is needed to control movement. More info »
Treats gout and some kinds ... +
Treats gout and some kinds of kidney stones. Lowers the amount of uric acid in blood. More info »
Tramadol is used to relieve... +
Tramadol is used to relieve moderate to moderately severe pain. Tramadol extended-release tablets are only used by people who are expected to need medication to relieve pain around-the-clock for a long time. Tramadol is in a class of medications called opiate agonists. It works by changing the way the body senses pain. More info »
Treats diabetes mellitus. I... +
Treats high blood pressure.... +
Treats high blood pressure. A lower blood pressure will reduce the risk of stroke and heart attack. This medicine is a combination of an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor and a diuretic (water pill). More info »
Treats certain types of sei... +
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Citalopram is used to treat... +
This drug is used to treat ... +
This drug is used to treat high blood pressure. It is also used to lower the risk of strokes in patients with high blood pressure and an enlarged heart. More info »
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Metformin is used alone or ... +
Alendronate is used to trea... +
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on Jan. 4, 2010.