Opioids are commonly prescribed as pain relievers which work by binding to receptors in the brain as well as the body. There are two classes which include prescription medications such as OxyContin and Vicodin and illegal drugs such as heroin. Long-term use of both these things can result in addiction and abuse.
Opioid addiction most of the time leads to the need for drug addiction rehabilitation, loss of employment, legal arrest as well as other circumstances and events which devastate the individual and their family.
Patients that are prescribed opioid painkillers often end up addicted to heroin if they can no longer obtain their prescription opioids.
In the throes of a national crisis, thousands of people in the United States are adversely affected by opioid epidemic. This has been killing thousands of people every year and it also includes the prescription opioids along with heroin and all. Opioid manufacturers such as Purdue Pharma, Endo Pharmaceuticals, Janssen Pharmaceuticals made billions of dollars pushing this highly addictive narcotics into the market.
However, there are law firms which are taking up cases to speak up against the wrong doings. They hold opioid manufacturers accountable for the damage the manufacturers have caused and help the victims achieve justice.
The firms are holding entities in filed complaints for the reckless promotion and distribution of these drugs in opioid lawsuit.
Lawsuits against opioid manufacturers claim that the drug manufacturers used the prominent front groups, which posed as independent medical, academic and public service organizations to spread their misinformation about the danger of dependence, overdose and other injuries related to the regular intake of the opioids. These front groups were often secretly funded by the opioid manufacturers which did not think twice about the health of the public and stood to profit from the misinformation that was being fed to the physicians and the American public.
The Bramzon Law Firm PLLC expert legal team will help you file for the cases where you can claim for the compensation. The victims need to find their voice through the strongest possible representation to get a fair share of the settlement. Visit http://opioidlegal.com/ or dial 855-982-1787 to know more.