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Overprescription Dangers

Millions of Americans have to take medication on a daily basis. They rely on prescription drugs to improve their quality of life and relieve pain. Doctors and other medical professionals receive years of training and education before they begin prescribing medications, but they can and do make errors. Overprescribing medication is one type of medical mistake that could seriously harm innocent patients.

If you or a loved one has been a victim of a prescription error, contact a Waukesha medical malpractice attorney of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.®, at (800) 242-2874 today. You should not have to suffer and pay when your injuries could have been avoided had someone else not made a negligent error.

Potentially Overprescribed Drug Types

There are many different categories of medications that individuals use on a regular basis. Some of these include:

  • Painkillers
  • Anti-anxiety medications
  • Antibiotics
  • Irregular heartbeat medications
  • Anti-convulsant medications
  • Sedatives
  • Sleeping drugs

Many of these kinds of drugs can be very hazardous if you are prescribed too much or given the wrong dosage. Contact an attorney for information about holding a negligent doctor or pharmacist accountable if you have suffered harm due to medication overprescription.

Contact Us

If you or a loved one has been hurt by a prescription medication error, contact the Waukesha medical malpractice attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.®, at (800) 242-2874 for a free legal consultation. It is the responsibility of medical professionals to ensure that the drugs they prescribe are the right dosage and quantity. If they fail to uphold this responsibility, they may be liable for any injuries or illnesses patients suffer as a result.