Were You Injured Due To A Medication Error?

Nearly 1.3 million people are injured every year in the U.S. by medication errors, which kill as many as 7,000 people, according to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). It shouldn't be surprising then that medication errors account for nearly 25 percent of all medical malpractice cases.

Experienced and resourceful team of injury professionals dedicated to supporting you

Failure to administer the right medication is the most common medication error, followed by administering the wrong dose and prescribing a medication that produces harmful interactions with other drugs. If you've suffered the negative effects of a medication mishap, you need the experienced and resourceful team of Dayton medical malpractice lawyers at Elk & Elk Co., Ltd., to protect your rights.

To learn more about your legal rights and options, call 937-353-4305 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced medical malpractice attorneys.

Handling a wide range of injuries caused by medication errors

Administering the wrong drug or dosage is just one way that medication errors can happen. Patients can also be harmed by medication errors caused by:

  • Allergic reactions
  • Failing to understand a patient's history
  • Lack of appropriate labeling/safety warnings
  • Illegible handwriting (prescriptions)
  • Confusing drugs with similar names
  • Miscommunication among doctors, pharmacists and patients

With millions of medication errors every year, you or a loved one could easily be negatively affected by a prescription medication. We hope that you never need our services. if you do, it's important to know that you can contact us if you or someone you know is injured by the wrong dosage or the wrong medication. At Elk & Elk, our attorneys will advocate for your well-being and help you get the compensation you deserve.

Over 50 years of experience protecting the rights of Ohioans

The lawyers at Elk & Elk leave no stone unturned when we are working to get our clients the compensation they need after a medication error. We have over 50 years of experience showing fault in medication error cases.

Call 1-800-ELK-OHIO (1-800-355-6446) for a free consultation if you suffered from a medication mistake

Our Dayton medical malpractice attorneys and staff are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. For a free consultation and to learn more about our no fee promise, call 1-800-ELK-OHIO (1-800-355-6446).

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