Claims for pharmaceutical errors
When dealing with any type of injury, a prescription is perhaps one of the most important parts of the treatment process and getting back on track is heavily helped when you are issued one of these. As part of your treatment process you will most likely be prescribed pharmaceuticals to help with you recovery process and whether these are painkillers, antibiotics or any other form of treatment, they are specifically designed to help you with any ailments that you might be suffering from.
Although in many situations prescriptions are designed to help you deal with any potential illnesses you might have, if they are done incorrectly they could actually cause you more harm than good, and in this environment you may find that you are left with quite serious injuries to deal with. As a result you may consider a compensation claim.
WHO MIGHT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY PHARMACEUTICAL ERRORS THAT I SUFFER FROM?
In general any errors in this field are either caused by your GP or your pharmacist, depending on where the error has occurred. If the error has occurred at the prescription stage then you may consider making a direct claim against your GP if you feel that they have not done this adequately. Alternately, you could look to claim against your pharmacist if you feel that they have not correctly mixed your prescription, leaving you with further errors.
WHAT ARE SOME COMMON EXAMPLES OF WHERE I COULD MAKE A CLAIM?
You could look to make a claim for compensation in a number of different areas, depending on how your injury has been caused and these include:
- Claims for the incorrect dispensation of pharmaceuticals
- Claims for a failure to diagnose an illness
- Claims for a failed prescription
- Claims for an incorrect mixing of prescription drugs
- Claims for failing to adequately prescribe a medication
CAN THE TEAM AT MEDICAL COMPENSATION 4U WORK WITH ME ON MY CLAIM?
If you are looking for a team of experienced professionals then Medical Compensation 4U can help you throughout your case, every step of the way. Our team of highly trained professionals are experts in the field of medical compensation and can help to provide you with the help and support that you need to make a successful compensation claim.