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    • RockQueen
    • By RockQueen 13th Sep 17, 11:31 PM
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    Reclaiming wrong prescriptions
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    Reclaiming wrong prescriptions 13th Sep 17 at 11:31 PM
    Hi, my doctor diagnosed me with depression 3 years ago, and so I've been on many different kinds of antidepressants since then. I recently found out that I have a completely different condition, one that was really easy to diagnose and does not need medicating. I am really frustrated because it seems I have wasted 3 years worth of time and money, is there a way I can get this money back?
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    • Moneyineptitude
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    Show your evidence that there has been medical malpractice to a specialist solicitor..
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    • By lincroft1710 14th Sep 17, 2:15 PM
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    Be aware that a misdiagnosis is not necessarily malpractice.
    • dunstonh
    • By dunstonh 14th Sep 17, 2:37 PM
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    I know someone with mental illness and its notoriously hard to get the right medication. He had to go through a number of different types and mixtures and levels to get to what he is currently on.

    That is the normal pattern and does not mean malpractice.
    I am an Independent Financial Adviser (IFA). Comments are for discussion purposes only. They are not financial advice. If you feel an area discussed may be relevant to you, then please seek advice from an Independent Financial Adviser local to you.
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