Pharmaceutical companies market hundreds of drugs each year and although they are regulated by the FDA dangerous drugs do sometimes make it on the market. Adverse effects can be due to defects in the development, manufacturing errors or unforeseen side effects.
Types of Dangerous Drugs
Dangerous drugs are products that have produced adverse effects due to their use that may or may not have resulted in a product having been recalled. Harmful side effects of pharmaceuticals might not be immediately evident and are not reliably removed from the market. Having experience in complex pharmaceutical litigation we constantly review findings published by medical professionals and monitor the FDA Drug Safety Communications. include:
An anticonvulsant commonly used in the treatment of epilepsy, migraines and bipolar disorder.
A chemotherapy drug used in the treatment of several forms of cancer.
A blood thinner used to treat and prevent blood clots.
A Dangerous Drug Lawsuit
Major drug companies pay out billions in fines, penalties, and lawsuits. Yet as large as the penalties, fines, settlements and jury awards are for drug companies these amounts can be insignificant compared with the firms’ annual revenue. When engaging in a dangerous drug lawsuit it’s important to keep in mind that pharmaceutical companies, doctors, and pharmacies are well-funded and well defended. It is important to use an experienced dangerous drug attorney.
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Experienced Dangerous Drug Attorney
When a dangerous drug causes personal injury or wrongful death, we believe that the victims deserve complete compensation – for medical expenses, loss of income, emotional trauma, and other monetary damages. If you feel you or a loved one are the victims of a dangerous drug The Dysart Law Firm, P.C. is dedicated to getting you the best results possible.