At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2012
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 228 out of 1570
Rank: 3 out of 1570
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
3% of this provider’s 640 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule two drug, compared to an average of 4%.
6% of this provider’s 640 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule three drug, compared to an average of 13%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
2% of this provider’s 4,139 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.
Brand Name Drugs
35% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 29%.
$1025 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $99 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
7 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 11.
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Treats certain types of bre... +
Treats certain types of breast cancer in women who have stopped menstruating (postmenopausal). More info »
Treats certain types of can... +
Treats certain types of cancer, including leukemia, skin cancer, ovarian cancer, and head and neck cancer. More info »
Treats inflammation (swelli... +
Treats inflammation (swelling), severe allergies, complications of chronic illnesses, and other medical problems. Also used to decrease some symptoms of cancer. This medicine is a steroid. More info »
Treats inflammation and man... +
Treats inflammation and many other medical problems. More info »
Letrozole is used treat ear... +
Letrozole is used treat early breast cancer in women who have experienced menopause (change of life; end of monthly menstrual periods) and who have had other treatments, such as radiation or surgery to remove the tumor. It is also used to treat early breast cancer in women who have experienced menopause and who have already been treated with a medication called tamoxifen (Nolvadex) for 5 years. Letrozole is also used in women who have experienced menopause as a first treatment of breast cancer that has spread within the breast or to other areas of the body or in women whose breast cancer has worsened while they were taking tamoxifen. More info »
Prochlorperazine suppositor... +
Prochlorperazine suppositories and tablets are used to control severe nausea and vomiting. Prochlorperazine tablets are also used to treat the symptoms of schizophrenia (a mental illness that causes disturbed or unusual thinking, loss of interest in life, and strong or inappropriate emotions). Prochlorperazine tablets are also used on a short-term basis to treat anxiety that could not be controlled by other medications. Prochlorperazine should not be used to treat any condition in children who are younger than 2 years old or who weigh less than 20 pounds (about 9 kilograms). Prochlorperazine is in a class of medications called conventional antipsychotics. It works by decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain. More info »
Levofloxacin is used to tre... +
Used to relieve moderate to... +
Used to relieve moderate to severe pain. More info »
Megestrol tablets treat bre... +
Megestrol tablets treat breast and uterine cancer. More info »
Tamoxifen is used to treat ... +
Tamoxifen is used to treat breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body in men and women. It is used to treat early breast cancer in women who have already been treated with surgery, radiation, and/or chemotherapy. It is used to reduce the risk of developing a more serious type of breast cancer in women who have had ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS; a type of breast cancer that does not spread outside of the milk duct where it forms) and who have been treated with surgery and radiation. It is used to reduce the risk of breast cancer in women who are at high risk for the disease due to their age, personal medical history, and family medical history. More info »
Alendronate is used to trea... +
Alendronate is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis (a condition in which the bones become thin and weak and break easily) in women who have undergone menopause (''change of life,'' end of menstrual periods) and to treat osteoporosis in men. Alendronate is also used to treat osteoporosis in men and women who are taking corticosteroids (a type of medication that may cause osteoporosis in some patients). Alendronate is also used to treat Paget's disease of bone (a condition in which the bones are soft and weak and may be deformed, painful, or easily broken). Alendronate is in a class of medications called bisphosphonates. It works by preventing bone breakdown and increasing bone density (thickness). More info »
Warfarin is used to prevent... +
Pantoprazole is used to tre... +
Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Amlodipine is used alone or... +
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on March 5, 2013.