Doctors and pharmacists have an obligation to exercise a reasonable standard of care when working with patients and their medications. If these medical professionals are negligent in their duties, they can cause a significant amount of harm. Any type of recklessness in dispensing powerful medications to patients can lead to serious health complications, some of which may prove fatal.
If you or a loved one has been a victim of negligent actions on the part of a physician or pharmacist, it is important to speak with a St. Louis pharmaceutical errors attorney at the Finney Law Office. You may be entitled to compensation for the medical bills, lost wages, and emotional pain and suffering that accompany a medical professional’s negligence. Contact us today at 314-646-0300 to schedule a free consultation.
Types of Pharmaceutical Errors
There are many thousands of pharmaceutical drugs on the market. Each drug has its own specific properties that guide the manner in which the medication is dispensed and utilized by patients. If taken incorrectly, these drugs can cause significant damage.
The following are among the most common types of pharmaceutical errors:
- Drug side effects
- Incorrect labeling
- Incorrect dosage
- Incorrect prescription
- Drug Interactions and Complications
If one of these pharmaceutical errors has caused you or a loved one to suffer harm, you may be eligible to receive compensation. In addition, taking legal action can help prevent an irresponsible physician or pharmacist from harming other innocent patients.
The St. Louis pharmaceutical errors attorneys at the Finney Law Office would like to help you understand your rights as a medical malpractice victim. Our legal professionals can help you fight to get the compensation you may deserve. Contact us today at 314-646-0300 for more information.