Houston Pharmaceutical Litigation Lawyers

Pharmaceutical Lawyers of Houston

General Pharmaceutical Litigation

As experienced pharmaceutical trial lawyers in Houston, Texas, we know that doctors and pharmaceutical companies are responsible for patient health. If you or your loved ones have suffered temporary or long term disability because of doctor or pharmaceutical negligence, then you have the right to file for pharmaceutical litigation to potentially receive compensation.

Prescription Drugs

Prescription drug can have harmful effects for patients. Certain prescription drugs may also have a devastating impact on the unborn children of women who took that drug while pregnant, causing serious birth defects and complications.If you have experienced a problem with a prescription drug, you my have a claim against the manufacturer pharmaceutical company of that drug.

There are also incidents where doctors and pharmacists accidentally prescribe or distribute the wrong drugs to their patients. As a result of this negligence, these drugs may unintentionally cause an extended injury or a death of a family member.

We are currently involved in cases where patients were harmed by taking various prescription drugs, including Paxil and other SSRIs, Actos, Depakote, Avandia, Tylenol, Pradaxa, Granuflo, YAZ, Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT), and Viagra.

SSRIs (including Celexa, Lexapro, Prozac, Paxil, Pexeva and Zoloft)

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors, commonly known as SSRI medications, are often used to treat depression and anxiety. However, if a woman takes an SSRI during pregnancy, her unborn child may face an increased risk of having a birth defect. If you were prescribed an SSRI, used the medication during your  pregnancy, and your child was born with a birth defect, we can help you.

Actos

People who struggle with Type II Diabetes are often prescribed Actos. Although safe for many patients, there is evidence linking Actos use to the development of bladder cancer in some individuals. Actos has recently been in the news because of a 9 billion dollar judgment against Takeda Pharmaceutical, the manufacturer of Actos, in a case in Louisiana. Please visit our blog if you would like more information on the news articles involving Actos. If you or a family member used Actos and later developed bladder cancer, please contact us.

Depakote

Doctors often prescribe Depakote to patients who have epilepsy.  Depakote is also used to treat mood disorders and to prevent migraines.  Unfortunately, many women who took Depakote during their pregnancy later discovered birth defects in their children.  If your child was born with a birth defect after taking Depakote during pregnancy, we can help you with your claim.

Avandia

Avandia is taken by patients to treat Type II Diabetes.  However, there is some evidence that Avandia use may cause an increased risk of having a heart attack. We represent individuals who experienced a heart attack while taking Avandia.

Tylenol

Tylenol is an over-the-counter pain reliever used by many people everyday. However, it’s recently been discovered that  Tylenol is not as safe as once believed. Tylenol has a high concentration of acetaminophen, which has been known to cause acute liver failure. Our firm can help you if you experienced liver failure after heavy use of Tylenol.

Pradaxa

Praxada is prescribed as a blood thinner to reduce the risk of stroke. However, in some people the use of Pradaxa led to major complications including internal hemorrhaging and uncontrollable, fatal bleeding. We can help you in you have been injured using Praxada.

Granuflo

Granuflo is a product often used in kidney dialysis treatment. Some people experienced sudden cardiac arrest and other heart problems after having dialysis treatment using this product. If you or a loved one suffered sudden cardiac arrest or another heart-related injury after undergoing kidney dialysis with Granuflo, please contact our firm.

YAZ

YAZ is a popular birth control medication. However, many women who used YAZ developed blood clots, deep vein thrombosis, or pulmonary embolisms. If you have had any of these types of problems while taking YAZ, we can help you with your claim.

Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT)

Males ages 40-70 sometimes undergo Testosterone Replacement Therapy to improve energy levels, increase sex drive, and better their moods. However, there are many side effects associated with TRT, including an increased risk of heart attack. If you or a loved one has experienced a heart attack after undergoing TRT, please contact our firm.

Viagra

Viagra is used to treat erectile dysfunction. Researchers from Harvard Medical School recently published an article showing that men who took Viagra may have an 84% increased risk of developing melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer. Our firm can help you with a claim if you have developed melanoma after using Viagra.

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