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Defective Drug Attorneys

A defective drug is a prescription or over-the-counter medication that causes physical, psychological, emotional injury, or death. A defective device is a device that is faulty or has malfunctions and causes serious damages or death to patients. Whatever the precise cause of the defect is, the experienced defective drug and/or device lawyers at The Cochran Firm can help you pursue the justice and compensation you deserve for your injury.

Occasionally these types of cases may be referred to as “Mass Torts” in legal circles, because a massive number of victims may result from the defective drug or device. You should not have to suffer in silence. Our defective drugs and devices legal team will speak with you during a free, no-obligation initial consultation and answer all of your questions about defective drugs or devices.

Common Defective or Dangerous Drugs

Drug manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies have an obligation to produce safe drugs and to conduct all necessary tests to determine a drug’s safety for human use. These companies must include and warn of any potential side effects on the packaging in order for consumers to be able to make an informed decision about the drug usage.

If a drug company fails to live up to that legal responsibility, you may suffer serious medical or physical consequences or even death.

Our defective and dangerous drugs attorneys assist clients injured by a wide variety of drugs, including:

  • Abilify
  • Actemra
  • Accutane
  • Actos
  • Avandia
  • Baycol
  • Belviq
  • Benicar
  • Beovu
  • Digitek
  • Elmiron
  • Farxiga
  • Fosamax
  • Gadolinium
  • Granuflo
  • Invokana
  • Ketek
  • Lipitor
  • Nexium
  • NuvaRing
  • Opioids
  • Paxil
  • PPA
  • Prilosec
  • Propulsid
  • Protamine
  • Sulfate
  • Raptiva
  • Reglan
  • Rezulin
  • Serevent
  • Serzone
  • Steriod Injection
  • Taxotere
  • Tenofovir
  • Tequin
  • Testosterone
  • Topamax
  • Trasylol
  • Tylenol
  • Uloric
  • Valsartan
  • Varubi
  • Viberzi
  • Vioxx
  • Xeljanz
  • Xolair
  • Yasmin-Yaz
  • Zantac
  • Zelnorm
  • Zithromax
  • Zofran
  • Zoloft
  • Zostavax

If you do not see the drug that may have harmed you or caused you an injury on the list, it doesn’t mean you have no claim.

You should speak with our defective and dangerous drug lawyers about your case at a free consultation. We’ll evaluate your claim and explain the process at no cost to you.

Defective Medical Devices

Medical device manufacturers also have an obligation to conduct all necessary tests to determine a device’s safety and they must include any necessary disclaimers. If they fail to do so you or a loved one may suffer serious injury or death. 

There are two main categories of medical equipment that cause patient injuries.

  1. Defective joint replacement parts such as: 
  • DePuy/ Pinnacle Hip Implant
  • Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II
  • Zimmer Persona Knee Implant
  • DePuy/ASR Hip Implant
  • Modular Redapt Femoral
  1. Devices intended to treat medical problems or that are used in surgeries such as:
  • Da Vinci surgical robots
  • Gastrointestinal scopes
  • Essure Birth Control Device
  • Cook and Bard IVC filters (used to prevent blood clots)
  • Power morcellators

If you do not see the particular device that may have affected you, this does not mean you do not have a claim, as new devices are being recalled. Contact The Cochran Firm to get a free consultation and we will evaluate your claim today!

How Our Dangerous Drugs and Devices Attorneys Can Help

At The Cochran Firm, we understand how a dangerous drug or defective device can harm you and impact the lives of you and your family. A dangerous drug or device can cause physical and emotional pain, unnecessary medical costs, missed work, and even death.

Our team of lawyers are located throughout the United States. We know the law that applies to these types of cases and we’re experienced in handling cases of this type. We can help by:

  • Evaluating your claim at your free, no-obligation consultation
  • Investigating the drug in question
  • Consulting with medical experts for learned advice and testimony
  • Pursuing financial compensation for lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering or other legally recoverable damages in which may have been incurred by you

Pharmaceutical injuries are often very serious and can even lead to wrongful death of a loved one. If you or a loved one has been injured by a dangerous drug or device, you will need an experienced lawyer. Please contact The Cochran Firm today for a free, no-obligation initial consultation. We serve clients throughout the United States.

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