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Lifesaving Tips if You Are the Victim of a Pharmacy Error

Legally reviewed by David W.Hodges and Don J. Foty

When a person picks up a prescription, he or she puts their trust in the healthcare professionals who are responsible for ensuring that the prescription is correct. Unfortunately, mistakes do happen, and individuals can suffer serious harm as a result of a pharmacy error. If you or a loved one has been the victim of a pharmacy error, there are several lifesaving tips you should be aware of to ensure your overall health and well being.

Hodges & Foty, LLP is a law firm in Texas that helps clients who have suffered due to a pharmacy error build a strong case and pursue the justice they are owed. We understand that individuals who have been harmed due to a pharmacy error may have difficulty knowing where to turn for help when it comes to understanding their legal options. If you have any questions regarding your case, you can contact our Texas pharmacy error legal team by calling (713) 523-0001

Protect Yourself After a Pharmacy Error With These Lifesaving Tips

One would hope they could trust the healthcare professionals who have undergone years of schooling and training to uphold their duty to provide you with reasonably safe care. However, when it comes to prescription medications, it is more common than you may think for pharmacies to make errors that can be detrimental to victims.

If you have been the victim of a pharmacy error, the symptoms you experience can vary, ranging from minor effects to serious injuries and even death in extreme cases. For this reason, it is imperative you take action the moment you realize you may have been the victim of a pharmacy error in Texas. The following tips can help save your life and will be imperative to ensure you do not suffer any further harm after a pharmacy error:

  • Call your physician immediately
  • Call the pharmacy that gave you the incorrect prescription
  • Do not take more of the incorrect prescription
  • Save the rest of the unused medication from the prescription
  • Save the bag that the pharmacy provided with your prescription
  • Save the receipt from when you picked up the prescription
  • Save the empty bottle if you have finished the prescription

Once you have received the medical care necessary to ensure you are okay and to prevent further harm, the next steps you should consider are those concerning a legal case against the liable party or parties responsible for the pharmacy error that caused your injuries and losses. It is important to work with a trusted pharmacy error lawyer who can guide you through the process of filing a claim and providing legal advice.

Recovering Damages After a Texas Pharmacy Error

After a pharmacy error leaves you harmed, you have the right to pursue compensation for your losses by filing a pharmacy error claim. When you file a claim, you may be eligible to recover damages such as:

  • Medical expenses in the past and future
  • Lost wages in the past and future
  • Pain and suffering in the past and future
  • Mental anguish in the past and future

To learn more about the damages you may be owed for your pharmacy error case, contact a trusted Texas lawyer today.

Get Justice For Your Texas Pharmacy Error Case Today

Being injured due to a pharmacy error can be dangerous for victims. That is why the attorneys at Hodges & Foty, LLP will fight to protect your rights and pursue the justice you are owed for the harm you have suffered.

The attorneys at Hodges & Foty, LLP have over 40 years of combined experience helping clients who have suffered due to pharmacy errors. Our attorneys are part of the 1% of personal injury lawyers in Texas who are board-certified in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. For a free evaluation to discuss your Texas pharmacy error case, contact us here or call us at (713) 523-0001.

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