If your medical professional has prescribed medicines or inappropriate usage, leading to disastrous consequences. You are eligible to make a prescription error compensation claim. For sure, the direct instructions of a medical professional regarding the associated medicines and their usage is highly critical. Since the correct use of medications can boost the recovery of the individual. Although, an incorrect prescription can sometimes cast an adverse impact on the victim’s health.

What is a Prescription Error compensation claim?

Following recent research, organized by the Universities of York, Manchester, and Sheffield- an estimated occurrence of prescription errors is around 200 million per year. A prescription error compensation claim supports the victim to claim settlement from the responsible parties. If you have ever experienced a situation, where you have been prescribed improper dosage or medication that have aggravated your medical condition. You can file a prescription error compensation claim to receive the accommodation for your loss & suffering.

What are the common kinds of Prescriptions Errors?

Usually, there are multiple scenarios where prescription errors can come into place. In general, prescription errors are mainly classified into two main categories:

Prescribing Error

If you have been prescribed medication by a medical professional, the following are the main postulates to consider.

  1. If your medical specialist or general physician has prescribed medication that exaggerated allergic reaction.
  2. If your medical specialist has recommended you unsuitable dosage.
  3. If your medical specialist has prescribed medicines, that conflicts with other medications.
  4. If your medical specialist has continued prescribing medication before regular checkups

Dispensing Error

Dispensing errors are associated with mistakes involved in the handling of medicated products. Such as:

  1. If you have been delivered any wrong medication, due to a mistake in handing it over.
  2. If the medical product has incorrect labels or information.
  3. If you have been dispensed with an improper dosage of the medication.

How DV Solicitors can help you with prescription error compensation claims?

Over the years of experience in managing prescription error claims, our experts are always ready to assist you with legal services. If you have become a victim of such prescription errors, DV Solicitors is looking forward to providing top-notch legal support. We have helped many clients with prescription error compensation claims. We have a firm belief that if you have to face terrible outcomes due to any such negligence. It is your right to get the compensation you truly deserve!

How much cost is required to make a prescription error claim?

If you have a prescription error claim, consult with our team of expert solicitors to get a free consultation. After the careful assessment of your claim, our prescription error solicitors will be able to guide you better about the cost.

What is a ‘No Win- No Fee’ agreement?

For most scenarios, we offer our clients conditional fee agreements. In other words, we offer a “No Win- No Fee” agreement for a vast range of claims. So that you will have you to pay only upon winning compensation claim. That leaves you with no risk of financial loss and keeps you financially secure.

How much can you claim for prescription error negligence?

The maximum range of prescription compensation can differ from claim to claim. As the final compensation is concluded based on several factors, such as:

  • Impact of prescription error
  • Injury or illness developed consequently
  • Medical coverage
  • Loss of financial savings
  • Rehabilitation or Adaptation costs for immediate recovery

How much time do you have to make a prescription error medical claim?

Generally, it is preferred to consult with a legal expert as soon as possible in case of a prescription error medical claim. As there are specific limits in place to file a compensation claim. However, the standard time duration is of three years. The time duration starts from the moment of negligence or when you first became aware of it.

How to know if I have a medical negligence claim for prescription error?

If your medical professional or pharmacist, a general physician has made a prescription error, it has directly impacted your medical condition negatively. You may be qualified to proceed with a prescription error compensation claim. Reach out to our experienced team of medical negligence solicitors to discuss your claim and get a free consultation.

What are the consequences of prescription error?

The prescription error may have a high tolerance impact on some patients, as it can worsen the illness or medical condition. In some cases, it could have such a drastic impact that the patient may develop a severe illness or suffer beyond expectation. At times, it can also land victim to a stage where critical, yet risky surgery is involved.

If you believe that you have any slight exposure to any of such medical negligence, contact our specialists to secure your compensation claim. If you have any queries or concerns, feel free to reach us at +44 1234 350244 or drop us an email at info@dvsolicitors.com.