At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2012
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 536 out of 1666
Rank: 511 out of 1666
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Brand Name Drugs
81% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 58%.
$76 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $80 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
3 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 5.
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Difluprednate ophthalmic is... +
Difluprednate ophthalmic is used to treat eye swelling and pain after eye surgery. Difluprednate ophthalmic is in a class of medications called corticosteroids. It works by stopping the release of certain natural substances that cause swelling and pain. More info »
Ophthalmic prednisolone red... +
Ophthalmic prednisolone reduces the irritation, redness, burning, and swelling of eye inflammation caused by chemicals, heat, radiation, infection, allergy, or foreign bodies in the eye. It sometimes is used after eye surgery. Prednisolone is in a class of medications called steroids. It prevents swelling and redness by changing the way the immune system works. More info »
Used to treat bacterial inf... +
Used to treat bacterial infections of the eye, such as conjunctivitis and corneal ulcers. More info »
Treats certain types of eye... +
Treats certain types of eye problems. Belongs to a class of drugs called corticosteroids. More info »
Ophthalmic timolol is used ... +
Ophthalmic timolol is used to treat glaucoma, a condition in which increased pressure in the eye can lead to gradual loss of vision. Timolol is in a class of medications called beta-blockers. It works by decreasing the pressure in the eye. More info »
Latanoprost ophthalmic is u... +
Latanoprost ophthalmic is used to treat glaucoma (a condition in which increased pressure in the eye can lead to gradual loss of vision) and ocular hypertension (a condition which causes increased pressure in the eye). Latanoprost is in a class of medications called prostaglandin analogs. It lowers pressure in the eye by increasing the flow of natural eye fluids out of the eye. More info »
Reduces pressure inside the... +
Reduces pressure inside the eye that is caused by glaucoma or ocular hypertension (high blood pressure in the eye). More info »
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- 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 May 12, 2008.