Compensation for drug and misdiagnosis injuries
Patients can be left with traumatising injuries when errors are made with the prescription drugs given to them, or if their illness has been incorrectly diagnosed.
If you have been injured because of incorrect prescription medication or misdiagnosis, you may be able to claim compensation for medical negligence. The amount of compensation will be dependent on the severity of the impact of the drug or misdiagnosis has had on your health.
Examples of drug and medical misdiagnosis claims often include:
- Failure to correctly diagnose a medical problem
- Failure to refer to a specialist or arrange further tests
- Children being prescribed an adult dose of medication
- Repeat prescribing of medication without proper review
- Patients being prescribed the wrong dose
- Chemists and pharmacists dispensing the wrong medication or an incorrect dose of drugs
Nelsons can help with drug or misdiagnosis claims
Our team of specialist solicitors are experienced in dealing with drug and misdiagnosis claims for medical negligence compensation. We have a proven track record of securing compensation for our clients and we consistently recover large amounts of compensation on their behalf.
We are members of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel – a specialist qualification held by experienced medical negligence solicitors – and are recognised by the independently researched Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.
If you have been a victim of medical negligence, contact us to speak to our team. We are always happy to discuss the circumstances of your potential drug or misdiagnosis claim either over the phone, via email or where appropriate at a meeting.
- No win, no fee services
- Help with rehabilitation for your injuries
- A friendly team of experts
To find out if you have a drug or misdiagnosis claim, please contact us to discuss how our medical negligence solicitors in Derby, Leicester and Nottingham can help you. For a quick response to your enquiry, call us now or use our online chat.
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