when prescribed by physicians to patients who should not receive them, or when used improperly or for recreational purposes, they can cause serious harm, including overdose and death
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 21, 2012
AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, informs on the latest news concerning Fentanyl: As updated on November 27th, 2012 by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Fentanyl Injection 50 mcg/mL shortages are reported. Fentanyl (brand names Duragesic, Onsolis and others) is a potent synthetic narcotic analgesic used to treat breakthrough cancer pain and is commonly used in pre-procedures as a pain reliever as well as an anesthetic. AttorneyOne will provide all latest information on possible Fentanyl Recall lawsuits.
On July 9th, 2012 the US FDA announced new safety measures for a class of opioid medications, including Duragesic (transdermal Fentanyl). Opioids, when prescribed by physicians to patients who should not receive them, or when used improperly or for recreational purposes, they can cause serious harm, including overdose and death. According to court documents, on August 2nd, 2012, a widow filed a lawsuit in Indiana Southern District Court (case no. 1:2012mc00083) alleging her husband, under Fentanyl prescription, died of Fentanyl overdose.
AttorneyOne.com can provide simple solutions including how to get in contact with legal counsel easily and inexpensively in case of Fentanyl severe complications. Sean Burke, director of Media Relations for AttorneyOne.com, adds that the relevant information illustrates the existence of alleged threat from Fentanyl. "For that reason", he continues, "our focus should squarely fall on getting the word out and assisting people in finding the right legal assistance.”
As filed on August 7th 2012, the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has decided to centralize all wrongful death lawsuits involving Watson Fentanyl pain patches into the Northern District of Illinois (MDL No. 2372) assigned to the Honorable Matthew F. Kennelly for coordinated or consolidated pretrial proceedings.
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