Part of the trust implicit in the doctor-patient relationships is the understanding that prescription medications will behave as intended, curing or alieving the ailment prescribed for rather than causing unintended harm. One of the greatest dangers to this understanding is the negligence of drug companies that put products on the market with insufficient testing.
Oftentimes, a drug may pass FDA approval, but long-term effects and dangers of the drug can arise much later for the affected users. Once the overwhelming ill effects of a drug becomes apparent in medical cases and patients, the drug is recalled and thousands are left to deal with the consequences of drug company negligence. If you or someone you know suffered the unintended effects of a drug that was recalled, contact the Des Moines drug recall attorneys of LaMarca Law Group, P.C. at (515) 225-2600.
Various drugs have been released in the US market over the last 20 years, which later have shown to be harmful enough to warrant recalls, such as the following:
In all cases, the drugs were widely distributed and affected thousands of patients negatively.
The harmful effects of a drug can leave an individual facing severe health complications and even death. If you have suffered injury as a result of taking a drug that was later recalled, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your medical bills and damages. Contact the skilled and experienced Des Moines drug recall attorneys of LaMarca Law Group, P.C. today at (515) 225-2600 to discuss the details of your case.