Illness, organ failure, or even death may result from receiving the incorrect medication. It is reported that as many as 10 percent of medical prescriptions are incorrectly filled each year, resulting in patient injuries and prolonged illnesses. Most often, the wrong medication or incorrect dosage is given in prescription medication error situations. In some cases, pharmacists do not consider harmful drug interactions that a prescribed drug may have with other medications that a patient is taking. Also, they may fail to consider known drug allergies that could cause further complications for patients.
Damages that may be sought in a pharmacy error lawsuit include:
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