Schuylkill County Unsafe Drugs Lawyer
Filing Claims for Defective Medical Devices
Behind every miracle drug and breakthrough medical device, there are people who suffered serious or even fatal side effects. Some pharmaceuticals and medical products are so dangerous that they end up being recalled, while others are still on the market and still causing widespread harm.
Our Schuylkill County medical malpractice lawyer at The Law Offices of Anthony Urban, P.C. can help if you suffered injury or if a loved one died because of a failed medical product or prescription medication.
Injured by a Dangerous Drug or Medical Product?
In certain cases, physicians and surgeons may be accountable for improperly prescribing dangerous drugs or recommending and implanting defective devices. Our firm represents people throughout Pennsylvania and beyond in product liability lawsuits against drug companies and medical device manufacturers.
You may be entitled to compensation for lasting harm from the following products or other drugs or devices:
- Metal-on-metal hip replacements: DePuy, Stryker, Smith & Nephew
- Recalled knee replacements: Zimmer, DePuy
- Surgical mesh: complications with bladder mesh/transvaginal mesh
- IVC filters: such as Bard or Cook IVC implanted blood clot filters
- Recalled pacemakers, defibrillators or surgical stents
- pain medications
- PPIs and blood thinners
- Avandia or Actos (diabetes drugs)
- Propecia (baldness treatment)
Holding Negligent Companies Accountable
Failed implants may require revision surgery to remove the fault hip or knee joint and replace it with another system. Surgical mesh failure likewise requires additional invasive surgery. Medical devices and drugs can also cause stroke, organ damage, allergic reactions, life-threatening infections, and other injuries and complications. We are here to provide you with compassionate representation and help you pursue damages for medical intervention, lost wages and leave from work, permanent disability, and pain and suffering.
Our Schuylkill County unsafe drug attorney can offer a free initial consultation to determine if you have a good case. We are available 24 hours a day at (888) 268-0023 and do not charge any fees unless we win and recover damages on your behalf.