Goldwater Law Firm helps heparin victims
Like the family of film star Dennis Quaid, perhaps your family has suffered fromoverdosed or contaminated heparin. If so, the Goldwater Law Firm can assist youwith a heparin lawsuit against manufacturers whose negligence caused such harm.The newborn twins of Quaid and his wife received a massive overdose of the bloodthinner called heparin, yet managed to survive. Others have not been as fortunate,including three prematurely born children in Indiana who perished.Such catastrophes should not stand unchallenged. A heparin injury lawyer provided by the Goldwater Law Firm of
III can fight for justice and financial compensation for innocent victims of this sometimesdangerous drug. The law firm offers a free case review and is standing by with helpfor you and your family.
Contaminated heparin is a killer
Two sources of contaminated heparin were found in 2008. One was in pre-filled heparin andnormal saline IV flush syringes that contained the bacterium Serratia marcescens, which causes bloodstream infections. The other contaminated heparin came from the manufacturer substitutinga cheap version of heparin's active pharmaceutical ingredient. Traced to a manufacturer in China,this led to acute allergic reactions and more than 80 deaths in the United States.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued health warnings and recall orders, but muchdamage already has been done. Recalled were syringes from AM2PAT Inc. and contaminated lotsof heparin from Baxter International. In the meantime, heparin is still used successfully to prevent fatal blood clots, a function it’s provided since the 1930s. An anticoagulant that lowers the body's blood-clotting ability, heparinhas helped many people over the years.Yet defective heparin can be very harmful – even fatal. Side effects can range from bruising near the injection site to a deadly allergic reaction.
Protect your rights with a heparin lawsuit
If you or a family member has been harmed by heparin, protect yourself financially with aheparin lawsuit. The Goldwater Law Firm can help you seek financial compensation for the harmdone to you or your family by overdosed or contaminated heparin. The firm offers a free casereview, and its legal representatives will get in touch with you promptly.A heparin lawsuit is your legal right. Quaid himself sued Baxter for its negligence in packaging