Dallas, TX asked in Medical Malpractice for Texas

Q: My mom passed away Due to toxic effects of mutiple drugs.. doc prescription

My mom passed away the night before I had my son. Due to toxic effects of mutiple drugs which were the prescription they gave her. Zanax, hydrocode, somas, tezapam. Do I have a case as wrongful death?? It was ruled accident. ;-( I need help and don't know what to do!!!

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Adam T. Funk
Adam T. Funk
  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Bellaire, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: You may have a case against the doctor or even possibly the makers of the drugs. It all depends on the circumstances surrounding the medical treatment. You need to get the records reviewed by a physician and a lawyer to see if there is a case. You have two years to file a wrongful death lawsuit in Texas from the date of death.

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