What Can I Gain from a Product Liability Claim Against a Medical Equipment Company or Pharmaceutical Company?

What Can I Gain from a Product Liability Claim Against a Medical Equipment Company or Pharmaceutical Company?

Being injured by defective medical equipment or dangerous drugs can change your life forever. It can change the lives of your family members forever. Defective drugs and defective medical equipment cause traumatic injuries and life-threatening conditions. In some...
Steps to Take After Being Injured by a Medical Device

Steps to Take After Being Injured by a Medical Device

When your doctor prescribes a medical device or uses a medical device as part of your treatment plan, you expect the device to perform as it is intended to perform. You certainly do not expect the device to cause further injury. However, medical devices can cause...
Amputations From Taking Invokana

Amputations From Taking Invokana

If you are taking Invokana, Canagliflozin, Invokament XR, or Invokamet, you could be at a higher risk for a toe, foot, or leg amputation. These type 2 diabetes medications have been linked to an increased risk of foot and leg amputations. The Food and Drug...
Why Are Dangerous Drugs Available for Purchase?

Why Are Dangerous Drugs Available for Purchase?

If a drug is dangerous or defective, how does that drug make it to a store shelf for purchase? Why does the pharmacy have drugs that could cause harm or injury? Do doctors know they are prescribing dangerous drugs to their patients? Many people who are injured by a...
How Do I Know if a Drug Caused My Illness or Condition?

How Do I Know if a Drug Caused My Illness or Condition?

When your doctor prescribes medication or you purchase an over-the-counter medication, you expect that medication to be safe to use. You expect the medication to perform as prescribed. While the medication may have some side-effects, you do not expect to become...
Medications and the Holidays

Medications and the Holidays

If you are traveling for the Thanksgiving or Christmas Holidays this year, you need to take steps to protect your medications when traveling. In addition, you must also be aware of how holiday alcoholic beverages can affect your medications. Below are tips and...