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Woman to Sue Government Doctor for Issuing Expired Drugs

Saidat Turyahebwa, a resident of Jubilee Street in Ibanda town in western Uganda is suing a government doctor at Bufunda Health Center III for issuing her son dangerously outdated drugs which sent the young boy into comma.

Speaking to ChimpReports, Turyahebwa revealed that on 4th/10/2016 she took her son named Kihika to the health facility where they failed to disorganize him with any ailment.

She says nonetheless she was given two sets of medicine which included Paracetamol and Penicillin which after ingesting them caused the boy’s body to swell rapidly.

Thereafter she says her son’s body started breaking into wounds, compelling her to take him to Devine Clinic where she was rendered unconscious.

The medics there she says, told her that her son had taken expired drugs.

In response however, Dr. Arther Muhangi the in-charge at the Health center told this website that while they know the patient, it was unlikely that they issued him with expired drugs.

Dr Muhangi says the boy must have reacted poorly to Sulphur which is a common occurrence.

He also confirmed that the boy was not diagnosed with any disease but after being told that he had a simple cough they decided to give him that medicine.

This post was syndicated from ChimpReports. Click here to read the full text on the original website.

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