FIND THE ANSWERS

i was given the wrong perscribed medicine by the pharmasist, would i be able to get compensation,?

Answer this question

  • i was given the wrong perscribed medicine by the pharmasist, would i be able to get compensation,?


Answers

Answer #1 | 19/12 2013 11:05
Only if you took it and were ill. Of course they would say that you should double check what you were given.
Positive: 71 %
Answer #2 | 19/12 2013 12:06
If the pharmacist misread the prescription and filled it incorrectly you should get your money back. But If you are looking at a lawsuit, unless it nearly killed you, I doubt you would even want to go there.
Positive: 65 %
Answer #3 | 19/12 2013 17:05
no
Positive: 45 %
Answer #4 | 19/12 2013 21:19
Issuing you with the wrong medication after the correct medication was prescribed by your doctor is medical negligence on the part of the pharmacist but a lot of these cases are very complex. Unless the wrong medication made you very ill it is very difficult to win such lawsuits. If you ended up in the Intensive Care Unit in hospital and your life was in danger you would have a very good case. Perhaps you could post your question in the Law & Ethics section in http://au.answers.yahoo.com/dir/index;_ylt=AvpMzOQR2SG_u.I6S E_e5ATNL31G;_ylv=3?sid=396545448 to get some more reliable answers from the legal eagles there.
Positive: 13 %

Possible answer

DEA: Doctors and Pharmacies Responsible for ... or so who are now able to quietly get up ... medicine and modern government that is given to ...
Read more
Positive: 71 %
Unfortunately CVS is not able to ... I realize something is wrong with me. I look in my medicine ... I couldn't get my medicine because the ...
Read more
Positive: 66 %
What happens if you fail a doctor's ... I was able to fill the prescription but now I'm wondering if ... to be wrong. Printer ...
Read more
Positive: 52 %
Hormonal Imbalance Anxiety a Precursor to ... so the put me on anti dizzy medicine I took it for 4 days and ... itself if given the ...
Read more
Positive: 29 %

Show more results