Prescription Medication Errors And Injuries

Chatham — Pittman, PLLC: Hernando, Mississippi

Prescription drugs and medications are dispensed countless times every day. As patients, and as consumers, individuals place a certain level of trust in the doctors who prescribe the medications, the manufacturers that make the medications and the pharmacies that sell the medications. When injuries, illnesses or deaths happen as a result of medication errors, entire families can be affected.

Chatham — Pittman, PLLC, helps people throughout north and northwest Mississippi as well as west Tennessee who have sustained injuries and losses due to prescription medication errors. To schedule your free initial consultation, call us at 662-298-5160 or toll free at 888-354-4096. You can also contact us online .

We Have The Knowledge To Handle Your Complex Medication Error Claim

Our firm represents individuals who have sustained injuries and illnesses due to medication errors. We also represent individuals involved in class-action lawsuits. We can assist members of a class of injured persons file paperwork and answer any of their questions. Whether you are involved in an individual claim or a mass tort action, our lawyers are here to help you.

Attorneys of Chatham — Pittman, PLLC, have more than 40 years of combined experience. As trial lawyers, we are prepared and willing to proceed toward trial to ensure maximum compensation for your injuries. We have obtained six-figure settlements and verdicts on behalf of our injured clients.

All types of medical malpractice claims are complex, particularly those resulting from pharmaceutical errors, and they require opinions from medical experts. Our firm has access to highly qualified medical and pharmaceutical professionals who can give us their opinion on the medication mistakes. Extensive research may be required to identify how the harmful drug was introduced to consumers and why it continued to be prescribed. Our firm examines errors like:

  • Medical malpractice where the doctor prescribed the wrong drug, the correct drug in the wrong amount or a drug that negatively interacted with another prescribed medication
  • Pharmacy malpractice: pharmacy dispensed wrong drug or wrong dosage
  • Products liability: harmful drugs were marketed by the pharmaceutical company

Chatham — Pittman, PLLC, handles claims involving Vioxx, the anti-obesity drug fen-phen, Viagra, Accutane, Yasmin, faulty medical implants (breast implants, replacement joints and Kegel slings) and more.

If you or your loved one has sustained an injury, become ill or died from a prescription drug or medication error, contact our firm today to schedule your free initial consultation.

Chatham — Pittman, PLLC, is conveniently located on Hernando's historic courthouse square and is open during regular business hours (closed from noon to 1 p.m.). We accept major credit cards like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover as payment for our legal services.