A Arizona jury awarded a six million dollar jury verdict againist the Walgreen pharmacy chain. A Arizona high school wrestling coach died as a result of an interaction between two pain medications that he got from Walgreens. Prescriptions are given on a routine basis by our doctors . The drug stores have a duty to fill the right prescription and the right dose. As well as check to see if there is any adverse effects of the drugs that are dispensed . Some of these big chains may be relying too much on drug techs rather than a pharmcist to insure drug safety for their customers. Be sure to ask your pharmacist any questions regarding your prescription and any adverse effects.
For more information on this subject, please refer to the section on Wrongful Death.