Many people, particularly within the older population, rely on daily prescription medication to keep them healthy and comfortable. We trust our local pharmacy to fill our medication requests exactly as our doctor has written them. Unfortunately, prescription errors occur at an alarming rate, leaving people seriously affected.
At The Wiseman Law Firm in Orlando, Florida, we represent individuals and families who have fallen victim to serious prescription errors. Personal injury attorney Simon Wiseman works to understand the full impact that the medication mistake has had on your life and strives to recover the financial compensation you need to move on.
Contact our law firm at (407) 708-9127 to arrange a free consultation. We have the skill and experience to successfully handle cases of personal injury, medical malpractice or wrongful death.
When you visit your local pharmacy, you automatically assume the pharmacists and staff are capable and competent. A prescription error that can result in an overdose, an allergic reaction or accidental death is the furthest thing from your mind. Many of us never think to question or double check what were given. We take our pills, which may in fact be the wrong drug, trusting everything will be alright. Sadly, this level of trust may be a grave mistake.
Prescription errors fall into two primary categories. Either a consumer is given the wrong medication or they are instructed to take an incorrect dose. In rare circumstances, a pharmacist may fail to notice a known drug allergy or harmful interaction between medications.
If the effects of a prescription error have left you or a loved one with serious injury or long-term illness, you have the right to take legal action. We will carefully investigate how the incident took place, reviewing your medical records and consulting with pharmaceutical experts. It is our goal to help you recover compensation for damages including:
If a pharmacy's negligence results in long term consequences can be devastating. A medical professional's negligence has caused you and your family to suffer. Take a stand against injustice by contacting us to arrange your free consultation.