Philadelphia Pharmaceutical Negligence Attorney
Pharmacist Errors, Defective Drugs & Side Effects
Pharmaceutical negligence deals with patient
deaths caused by pharmacist errors,
defective or dangerous prescription drugs, adverse drug reactions, and the wrong
dose or type of medicine. This is one of the fastest-growing areas of
medical malpractice. As new drugs are invented and prescribed, the potential for defects and
errors increases as well.
At The Villari Firm, PLLC, we represent patients in Philadelphia and throughout
the surrounding areas who have suffered harm as a result of any type of
pharmaceutical negligence or malpractice. These cases are complicated,
but we have personal knowledge related to pharmaceutical errors, and we
involve experts to strengthen our clients’ cases as we seek maximum
compensation from at-fault parties. We deliver unrelenting representation
inside and outside the civil courtroom in these matters.
Contact our Philadelphia medication error attorney at (215) 372-8889 for
a free case review.
Examples of Pharmaceutical Malpractice
There are three primary categories under which pharmaceutical malpractice
may fall. These share one common element: prescription drugs. Regulated
by the government because they pose a certain level of danger due to abuse
or misuse, these drugs can only be obtained with a valid medical prescription.
When the companies or medical professionals that deal with prescription
drugs act negligently or even break the law in an attempt to boost profits,
they can cause serious harm.
The Villari Firm, PLLC takes on cases involving all three types of pharmaceutical
Defective and dangerous drugs, which may include drugs that cause serious or even deadly side effects,
are improperly marketed, insufficiently tested, or do not contain proper
side effects warnings. Some of these have been recalled, while others
are under investigation, and still others have yet to be exposed.
Improperly prescribed medication, which may include off-label uses for prescription medications, accidentally
prescribing the wrong dose or wrong drug,
misdiagnosing a medical condition and therefore prescribing an unnecessary or incorrect
medication, or similar errors.
Improperly filled prescriptions, which includes errors or negligence on the part of the pharmacists who
fill and dispense prescription drugs. This may include dispensing the
wrong dose or wrong drug or failing to educate a patient on how to take
Serving Philadelphians for Over 20 Years
Prescription drugs are closely regulated because they can be dangerous
if improperly prescribed or used. If you suffered serious side effects
or any type of harm from a potential pharmaceutical error, you may have
the right to take legal action and The Villari Firm, PLLC can help. Serving
Philadelphia for over 20 years, we are dedicated to doing whatever it
takes to help our clients recover complete monetary damages for all losses
and injuries caused by pharmaceutical negligence.
Call our office today at (215) 372-8889 for your no-cost, no-obligation