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Psychiatrist Blamed in Medical Malpractice for Boy’s Death

The family of a boy who committed suicide in 2007 is now filing a medical malpractice suit against the boy’s psychiatrist for “over-medicating” him. The family alleges the boy was on a psychiatric drug cocktail that led to serotonin syndrome, the cause of his death. The boy was originally diagnosed with autism which led to his medical treatment in the first place. The mother also brings a wrongful death claim against the doctor for the same reasons.

Read more about the medical malpractice suit here.