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Allergic reactions have several different symptoms and can be very serious for some. They are often caused by prescribed medication or over-the-counter drugs. If a doctor prescribed the medication that caused a serious risk to your health, you may be able to file a drug allergy claim in a medical malpractice lawsuit.
There are a range of symptoms and health risks that accompany an allergic reaction. One of the most serious forms of allergic reactions is anaphylaxis, a full body reaction that happens immediately after the exposure to the allergy. The only way to treat anaphylaxis is with epinephrine, which then lowers the blood pressure.
The signs of anaphylaxis are a severe drop in blood pressure, a tightening of the airway, weak pulse, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, and lightheadedness. If you experience these signs, your health could be at serious risk.
If you or someone you love has experienced an allergic reaction as a result of a prescribed drug or over the counter medication, contact our Sylvania medical malpractice attorneys to file a Sylvania drug allergy claim. We can review your case with you over the phone and work toward receiving the damages you deserve!
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