Every time that a doctor prescribes a drug, there is a specific set of instructions included that mandate the strength of the drug and the instructions on administering the drugs. Receiving the incorrect drug can lead to serious medical effects including illness, organ failure, and death. It has been reported that each year as many as 10 percent of medical prescriptions are filled incorrectly. Pharmacists have the responsibility to fill prescriptions accurately, just has the doctor has specified. When this does not occur, people are put at risk for dangerous drug interactions, overdose situations, and illnesses. In some cases, pharmacists do not consider drug allergies and drug interactions, which can lead to major complications for patients who have to take multiple medications. More often than not, prescription errors are a case of filling a prescription with the wrong medication or the wrong dosage.
Pharmacy error victims may seek damages that include:
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