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Effects of Medication on VA Disability Claims

April 21, 2015

MEDICATED AND NON-MEDICATED VETERANS 1. Medicated Service-Connected Disabilities Many veterans suffer severe side-effects from taking medication for their service-connected disabilities. For instance, the taking of prescribed narcotics to relieve the painful effects of a service-connected back disability may cause the following symptoms: sleep impairment, loss of cognitive function, anxiety and so forth. A rating specialist, or decision review officer must …