North Carolina Drug & Medical Product Liability
Injured by a defective drug or medical product? We may be able to help!
Manufacturers of prescription drugs and medical products are held to very strict standards when it comes to testing their products before distribution. These standards are necessary because, if the products prove to be defective, recipients of these drugs and medical devices can suffer severe illness, injury, or even death. Prescription drugs can only be obtained with a valid prescription because they contain substances that can be harmful when abused or when used improperly. Defective medical products can break or malfunction, causing injury instead of intended improvement. If you are the victim of a defective product, a North Carolina medical product liability lawyer from our firm may be able to help you fight for compensation.
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin has helped more than 20,000 injured people. We are ready to see if we can help you as well. Our firm is comprised of
more than 30 attorneys and 100 staff members to meet your needs. We are
available 24/7 so that your questions and concerns are addressed promptly. Mass torts for defective medical products can be confusing, but our team will try to make the process easy to understand so that you can have confidence in the direction of your case. Speak with an attorney as soon as possible to learn how we may be able to handle your drug or medical product liability claim right away.
Types of Defective Drug & Medical Product Liability Cases
Claims can be filed for drugs that hurt and for
devices that injure. Each of these cases could involve one or more
side effects resulting from the defective drug or device. Have you suffered illness or injury because of a harmful contraceptive drug?
Yaz, Yasmin and Ocella have all been proven to cause raised potassium levels that significantly increase the risk of
blood clots, which in turn can cause a
transient ischemic attack. Another example includes blood-thinners such as Pradaxa that may thin the blood too much and cause uncontrollable bleeding. Numerous other drugs can cause anything from
bone fractures to
respiratory failure, or cancer.
Defective medical products can have side effects, too.
Side effects of defective medical products include device failure and loosening,
long bone fractures, and
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin has handled numerous claims for defective drugs, medical products, and implants.
Contact a Medical Product Liability Lawyer in North Carolina
If you've been injured because of a negligent pharmaceutical company or medical product manufacturer, you may deserve compensation. These companies are large and powerful, but with a strong and experienced law firm on your side, you can even the odds. We will fight to try and recover all of the compensation that you may deserve. The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin has handled more than 20,000 cases and is more than capable of helping you fight for justice and fair compensation. Visit any 1 of our 13 North Carolina office locations, or we will come to you if you are unable to come to us! Our staff is more than happy to make home, office, or hospital visits if you can't travel to us.
Contact our firm today to set up your
free case evaluation!