A 5-year-old boy died in the hospital after he was accidentally injected with a drug that killed his kidneys, according to the father of the boy.ABC News reported that on June 16, the boy was at the Riverside Children’s Hospital in San Bernardino, California, where he was being treated for a kidney disorder.
After he was discharged, the father told ABC News that his son’s blood level dropped and he went to the emergency room to have his blood drawn.ABCNews.com: A 5 year old boy died after being accidentally injected With a small amount of a drug called Doxycycline, doctors administered a drug, which has been linked to the deaths of children in the past, according.
According to the child’s father, the child died from a rare kidney disorder known as renal insufficiency.
He said that he was told that the drug was prescribed to treat a child with a rare condition called polycystic kidney disease.ABCNEWS.com:’I was shocked’: Son’s father speaks out about child’s death in hospital A 5 month-old child died in a San Bernardino hospital after a drug was administered to him, according the father.ABCnews.comThe father said that while his son had been prescribed the drug for a condition called kidney insufficiencies, he said that the child had never been given it before.ABC NEWS: A child died after he had been accidentally injected A 5 week-old baby boy was accidentally administered a dose of the drug called Nexium on June 8.
The child was in intensive care at the hospital when he went into cardiac arrest, according a statement from the San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office.ABC news: Child died in hospital after being injected with Nexium A 5 day-old toddler died after receiving Nexium for a rare disorder called polysystic kidney disorder on June 9, according ABC News.ABC reports: ‘No explanation’: Parents of 5 year-old girl speak out on Nexium drug deathThe family of a 5-month-old daughter who died after taking Nexium say the child should have received a doctor’s note before being injected.ABC7 reports: No explanation: Parents of girl who died from Nexium overdose speak outAfter a child died last week, the parents of a child who was injected with the drug Nexium, said the drug should have been prescribed.
The mother of the child said the child, whose name has not been released, was born with the disorder.
ABC News reports: Parents: No reason why child was injected With the death of a five-month old child, the medical examiner says a report is not yet available about what caused the child to go into cardiac condition.ABC 7 reports: Medical examiner says Nexium caused death of 5- month old childThe parents of the 5-week-old said the 5 month old was taken to the hospital to receive a dose.
The child had a rare genetic condition called a polysyststic kidney, which causes the kidneys to fill with fluid.ABC says: The death is not ruled a drug overdose, but the family of the toddler says the drug did not appear to have any effect on the child.ABC states: Medical examiners say the toxicology report does not yet indicate what was responsible for the death.
The family says that the boy’s mother did not ask for Nexium to be administered.ABC10 says: Parents speak out after 5-day-old dies after being treated with Nexioid A child who died last month after being given Nexium at a local hospital was the result of an accidental injection, the family says.ABC8 News reports : Parents speak about 5-yr-old’s death after being administered NexiumA 5- year-olds death last week was the first in California to be attributed to Nexium.
The girl died after a child was administered a Nexium dose at the San Diego County Health Department, according CBS News.
A toxicology test was performed but the results were not immediately available, ABC News says.