The opioid epidemic in the United States has claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people and is caused, in large part, by a group of greedy drug manufacturers that made billions from opioid sales at the expense of patients and our country.
“Overdose or addiction from the use of opioids is not your fault and is the number one threat we face as a society. If you or a loved one were prescribed an opioid pain reliever and suffered an injury as a result, you may be entitled to significant compensation from the drug manufacturers that profited from your suffering.
Common injuries related to opioids include:
Brain and heart damage due to overdose or even death
Babies born addicted to opioids The need for drug rehabilitation
Loss of employment and arrest and
Now you can fight back. Individuals and families in numerous states, including Florida, plan to file suit against the pharmaceutical companies to hold them accountable for the damage they have done and continue to do.
If you or your loved one has suffered from addiction or overdose following the prescribing of an opioid, contact the opioid litigation team at Drug and Alcohol Attorneys today to find out if you’re eligible to receive compensation.