Medication Errors or Overdoses

We all know that medication and overdose errors should not happen. Amazingly, many thousands of these errors happen every year. In some cases the errors cause minimal or no injury. In other cases, serious injuries and death occur.

Syracuse Lawyers for Victims of Medication Overdose and Medication Errors in Upstate New York

At DeFrancisco & Falgiatano, we represent individuals who have been injured or harmed due to medication errors. If a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional made a mistake and you suffered as a result, please do not hesitate to call 315-479-9000 to schedule a free consultation.

Medication Errors or Overdoses Case Results (two examples)
$1,000,000 for failing to monitor patient medications
$900,000 for an injection injury

Examples of Medication Errors

Some examples of overdose or medication errors include:

  • Medical providers prescribing the wrong medication
  • Medical staff not submitting the appropriate script to pharmacies
  • Pharmacists dispensing of incorrect medications
  • Inappropriate medication during anesthesia
  • Inappropriate medication during hospitalizations
  • Mixing up medications between patients

If any of these have happened to you or someone you love, you should speak to a lawyer about your legal options. You may be entitled to significant compensation to cover all applicable costs. No matter which health care provider made a mistake - a doctor, nurse, pharmacist, etc. - you may have solid legal options.

"I suffered a serious injury as a result of medical malpractice. My husband and I retained Jeff DeFrancisco to assist us in this case. We were extremely happy with his representation and highly recommend him." — Kelley R.

Free Initial Consultation · No Attorney's Fees Unless You Recover Compensation

To speak with an attorney about your case, call DeFrancisco & Falgiatano Personal Injury Lawyers at 315-479-9000 or contact us online. We offer evening and weekend appointments as well as home and hospital visits.