At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2012
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 23 out of 33
Rank: 24 out of 33
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
in South Carolina
6% of this provider’s 218 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule two drug, compared to an average of 38%.
18% of this provider’s 218 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule three drug, compared to an average of 34%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
0% of this provider’s 445 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 1%.
Brand Name Drugs
20% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 16%.
$43 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $70 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
4 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 8.
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Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats nerve and muscle pai... +
Treats nerve and muscle pain caused by diabetes, shingles, fibromyalgia, or a spinal cord injury. Also treats partial-onset seizures in adults. More info »
Tizanidine is used to relie... +
Tizanidine is used to relieve the spasms and increased muscle tone caused by multiple sclerosis (MS, a disease in which the nerves do not function properly and patients may experience weakness, numbness, loss of muscle coordination and problems with vision, speech, and bladder control), stroke, or brain or spinal injury. Tizanidine is in a class of medications called skeletal muscle relaxants. It works by slowing action in the brain and nervous system to allow the muscles to relax. 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 symptoms of osteoart... +
Treats symptoms of osteoarthritis (OA). Also treats symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in adults and children. This medicine is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). More info »
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. 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 Aug. 11, 2010.