At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2012
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 19 out of 52
Rank: 9 out of 52
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
68% of this provider’s 314 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule two drug, compared to an average of 42%.
5% of this provider’s 314 patients filled at least one prescription for a schedule three drug, compared to an average of 14%.
Risky Drugs to Seniors
0% of this provider’s 250 prescriptions for patients 65 and older were for "potentially dangerous" drugs, compared to an average of 2%.
Brand Name Drugs
24% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 21%.
$128 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $81 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
3 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 6.
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MORPHINE SULFATE ER
Morphine is used to relieve... +
Morphine is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Morphine extended-release tablets and capsules are only used to relieve severe (around-the-clock) pain that cannot be controlled by the use of other pain medications. Morphine extended-release tablets and capsules should not be used to treat pain that can be controlled by medication that is taken as needed. More info »
Treats certain types of sei... +
Treats severe, ongoing pain... +
Treats severe, ongoing pain (during and after surgery, cancer pain) that cannot be controlled with other medicines. This medicine is a narcotic pain reliever. More info »
Oxymorphone is used to reli... +
Oxymorphone is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Oxymorphone extended-release tablets are used to relieve severe pain in people who are expected to need pain medication around the clock for a long time and who cannot be treated with other medications. Oxymorphone is in a class of medications called opiate (narcotic) analgesics. It works by changing the way the body responds to pain. More info »
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 »
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 Dec. 10, 2012.