Pharmaceutical Lawyers in Pittsburgh, PA
You or someone you love may be suffering side-effects from the medication you have been taking. When prescribed by your doctor and approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), you believe these drugs are safe. However, that is not always the case. This is where our law firm in Pittsburgh, PA, can help you.
D’Amico Law Offices, LLC defends clients who have cause to believe drugs they received were not safe and had caused them harm. Talk to our lawyers in Pittsburgh, PA, to receive a free evaluation for your case.
Some patients who are diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes have been prescribed Invokana, a drug manufactured by Johnson & Johnson and approved by the FDA in 2013. However, reports have been filed with the agency and concerns have been raised about severe side effects, such as:
- Kidney failure
- Diabetic ketoacidosis
- Heart attack
Patients who have been taking this prescription drug did so believing it was safe and would improve their health. Our lawyers understand the law when it comes to prescription drugs that cause harm to patients. Reach out to our Pittsburgh law firm with the details of your case to schedule a consultation.
The FDA has received hundreds of reports about Xarelto, which is prescribed as a blood thinner. However, this drug has been reported to cause serious internal or uncontrolled bleeding when blood clots cannot form. Following these reports, the FDA said the manufacturers – Bayer and Johnson & Johnson – did not give consumers sufficient warning about the possible side effects.
You or a family member may have a valid case about the side effects of this prescription drug. Contact our law firm in Pittsburgh, PA, with the particulars of your case. The lack of sufficient warning and the harm that a patient suffers provide grounds for a lawsuit.
Patients have files lawsuits against Sanofi-Aventis, the manufacturer of Taxotere. The FDA approved this chemotherapy drug for breast cancer, but over the years it has been used for other cancers such as head, neck, prostate, and lungs. Women who have used the drug for breast cancer accuse the manufacturer of failing to provide a warning about the risk and side effects and hiding information about the side effects – one of those being permanent hair loss from Taxotere.
Our Pittsburgh law firm represents people in lawsuits against drug manufacturers. Call our office today to schedule a free consultation with our team.
Contact our lawyers in Pittsburgh, PA, when you have concerns about the severe side effects of prescription medications you have been taking. D’Amico Law Offices, LLC proudly serves clients in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.