Given Three Times The Correct Dosage Of Medication
I received the wrong dosage of Lupron Depot after my shot was sent to the wrong doctor’s office. The nurse said they had an extra one on-site and gave me that one instead. I asked her if it was the 3.75 dose before she gave it to me, and she said yes. After the nurse gave me the shot, she realized it was the wrong dose and was actually the 11.25 shot (three times the dose). I have been sick with the side effects for over a month due to her carelessness. I am supposed to have surgery in a few months but am now considering another doctor: because of the mistake I’m not sure if I can trust them further.