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Your Drug Injury Case Will Benefit From Our Years of Experience


Experienced drug injury lawyer

Attorney Tom Lamb

We have been representing patients and their family in drug injury lawsuits for the past 17 years and this is our main practice area.

Drug injury legal compensation cases involve personal injury or wrongful death claims filed on behalf of people who, unfortunately, experienced a serious side effect, had an adverse drug reaction, or died from their use of a prescription medication.

Given our many years of experience handling these types of lawsuits we know drug injury cases deserve special attention.

Drug injury claims have a personal aspect which must be appreciated and respected by the attorney handling your case. At our law firm, we do not underestimate nor lose sight of the trust which is being placed in us by clients when they select us to represent them for their lawsuit against the responsible pharmaceutical company.

We will handle your drug injury case not only competently and professionally, but with genuine care and understanding. Any inquiries from our clients are responded to promptly, and telephone calls are always returned without delay.

If you, relatives, or friends need legal advice or legal representation for a personal injury lawsuit or a wrongful death lawsuit involving a drug side effect, the Law Offices of Thomas J. Lamb is here to help.

We encourage you to submit a Drug Injury Case Review — it is free, confidential, and there is no obligation.  Or, if you prefer, call our toll-free number, (800) 426-9535, to speak directly to attorney Tom Lamb about a possible drug injury case.  Either way, you will get Mr. Lamb’s impressions — not an intake person, a paralegal, or some other lawyer — about your case based on his many years of experience.

We handle these drug injury cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning that there is no payment for our legal services until we are successful in getting legal compensation for you.

While our office is in Wilmington, North Carolina, we have successfully handled drug injury lawsuits for people all over the United States.

It is important to note that we do not put our clients into large class actions. Rather we favor an individual lawsuit approach, which allows us to give personal attention to each of our clients, from start to finish.

In a rush? You can use our Quick Contact Form to tell us the basic information about your case.


Legal & Medical News: Featured Article

Keytruda / Opdivo / Yervoy: May Cause Vision Loss, Retinal Detachment

A developing drug safety issue is presented in this news report, “FDA Considers Label Changes for Keytruda, Opdivo and Yervoy”, which was posted July 12, 2017 on the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS) website.

Here are some contextual details provided by reporter Zachary Brennan in this article:

The consideration for changing the labels of Yervoy, Opdivo and Keytruda comes as FDA says it has completed post-marketing reviews for sight-threatening complications such as retinal detachment and vision loss with the three treatments.

Tralisa Colby, an FDA public affairs specialist, explained to Focus: “Regulatory discussions are ongoing regarding PD-1 pathway blocking antibodies in attempts to improve the consistency and effectiveness of the information regarding immune-mediated ARs provided in the labels. Those labeling changes may include additional characterization of ocular inflammatory conditions; however, the current term, uveitis, should convey the severity and potential ocular complications to oncology physicians.”

Further, this July 12 RAPS news report states that the Prescribing Information documents, or drug labels, for Yervoy, Opdivo, and Keytruda have uveitis listed as a potential immune-mediated adverse reaction (AR).

Of course, we will continue to monitor the safety profile of Yervoy, Opdivo, and Keytruda, with special attention to any label changes mandated by the FDA as regards retinal detachment and/or vision loss.

[Read this article in full at original source]
Earlier articles by attorney Tom Lamb on the Side Effects Blog:

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Wilmington, NC 28403
(800) 426-9535
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