Wisconsin Drug Contamination Attorneys
Pharmaceutical products are used to treat variety of symptoms and ailments from minor headaches to more serious health problems like blood clots. One of the most important responsibilities for a drug company is to make sure that during the development, manufacturing, and transportation of a medication it is not contaminated by other chemicals or pollutants that could alter its effect. When companies fail to ensure the safety of their prescription or over the counter drug, consumers can experience any number of adverse effects.
If you or someone you love has been hurt after taking a drug that was contaminated, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Contact the Wisconsin drug contamination attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. by calling 800-242-2874 to speak with an experienced product liability attorney who can help you to hold a negligent pharmaceutical company accountable for the harm that you have suffered.
Consequences of Contamination
Drugs can become contaminated at any point during the process from synthesis to arrival on a pharmacy’s shelf. Companies that attempt to cut costs by using untrustworthy manufacturers or by skirting safety regulations play a dangerous game with the lives of consumers. Some of the consequences of taking a contaminated drug include:
- Allergic reaction
- Heart attack
- Development of a new complication or illness
- Failure to treat the existing condition
- Internal organ failure
Drugs that are improperly created or which come into contact with contaminants like bacteria or fungi can be very harmful to those who take them. Pharmaceutical companies must ensure that they have adequate safety measures in place to prevent these potentially disastrous mistakes.
The effects of drug contamination can be very serious. If you have been hurt because of the negligence of the drug manufacturer, you could be entitled to compensation for medical bills and other damages. To speak with a skilled and experienced attorney, contact the Wisconsin drug contamination attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. at 800-242-2874 today.