1109, 2015

Reduce Your Risk of Medication Error

September 11th, 2015|Drug Safety|Comments Off on Reduce Your Risk of Medication Error

Preventable medication errors take the lives of an estimated 7,000 people every year. Approximately one and a half million more become ill or permanently injured. While it is the responsibility of healthcare providers to educate patients regarding drug interactions, side effects, and other issues involving […]

3010, 2014

5 Ways to Prevent a Prescription Drug Error

October 30th, 2014|Drug Safety, Pharmaceutical Liability in St. Louis|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Prevent a Prescription Drug Error

Taking an incorrect dosage or the wrong prescription medication is not only dangerous, it can be lethal. Although your physician and pharmacist may provide exemplary care, prescription drug errors do happen from time to time. The best way to protect yourself from these kinds of […]

2409, 2014

How to Avoid Medication Errors

September 24th, 2014|Drug Safety|0 Comments

While medications are prescribed to patients every day in an effort to relieve symptoms and cure illnesses, prescription drug errors sometimes cause more harm than good. As a patient, it is crucial that you aid your healthcare team in preventing medication errors by being informed […]