Defective Drugs and Devices
Medical devices and drugs that cause harm must be challenged. Consumers need an experienced advocate. Associate the unique expertise of The Law Office of David H. Williams for complex medical and product defect cases, including:
Defective Hips - Design issues can cause failure, fractures, loosening or corrosion at the stem junction; includes Wright, DePuy, Zimmer, Biomet, DJO/Encore, Omnilife Apec, Smith & Nephew
Pelvic Repair Surgical Mesh - Used to repair abdominal hernias and transvaginal prolapse, this material deteriorates and the fragments migrate. Manufacturers include: C.R. Bard, Ethicon/J&J, American Medical Systems, Boston Scientific, Coloplast
IVC Filters - These vena cava filters which are inserted IV can detach and fracture leading to migration and perforation.
Gadolinium (such as OmniScan) - Dye used for MRI contrast can cause build-up of heavy metals leading to nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, affecting skin, organs, muscles, and tendons.
Prilosec©, Prevacid©, and Nexium© - These heartburn drugs can increase the risk for developing kidney disease.
Talc - Is found in Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder and Shower to Shower Products and is associated with the development of Ovarian Cancer.