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When Can You Sue for a Drug Overdose in Ohio?

Earlier this year, CBS News reported that drug overdoses have become the number one cause of death for Americans under the age of 50. In 2016, 59,000 Americans died as the result of an overdose. The problem is particularly pronounced here in Ohio, where it claimed the lives of more than 4,000 residents that year. […]

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Will Ohio Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Need Product Liability Insurance?

Ohio residents with one of 21 medical conditions can now purchase medical marijuana with a physician’s prescription. Although the state’s medical marijuana program is sill in development, the Ohio Board of Pharmacy has received 370 applications from budding entrepreneurs to sell the drug. The regulatory body expects to issue fewer than 60 licenses initially, but […]

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5 Hazards that Could Ruin Your Holidays and How to Avoid Them

The holidays are upon us here in Dayton, along with all the joys they bring. The hustle and bustle, entertaining, visiting, decorating and gift-giving all add to the excitement, but they can also present some unexpected dangers. We climb up on ladders to hang lights, balance ourselves on rooftops to put reindeer in place, and […]

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Proton Pump Inhibitors: An Overprescribed Danger

If you’re one of millions of Americans, you’ve probably heard of proton pump inhibitors. Their more popular name is “heartburn drug,” and they’re on store shelves under the names Nexium, Prilosec, and Prevacid, to name a few. In addition to treating heartburn, proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are used to treat ulcers and other gastrointestinal problems. […]

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Can You Sue for a Caffeine Overdose?

It’s a beloved morning ritual for millions of Americans. Brew a fresh cup of dark roast, sip, and start the day. Coffee is certainly a pleasure and sometimes an addiction due to its moderate caffeine content. But too much caffeine can lead to health issues like anxiety attacks, arrhythmia, elevated blood pressure and, in extreme […]

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Defective Allergy Products: What You Need to Know

If you suffer from watery eyes, runny nose, dry throat, and other allergy symptoms, you know that you’ll do anything for relief. Whether it’s an over-the-counter antihistamine or a doctor’s prescription, you count on the products you purchase relieving your symptoms. But not all allergies are simply a nuisance. Some, like shellfish and nut allergies, […]

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Invokana: Uses, Risks, and Litigation

The drug Invokana and other SGLT2 inhibitors were developed to treat type 2 diabetes and lower blood sugar. Widely received by both physicians and patients when it first hit the market, users unfortunately later reported severe complications and side effects that caused kidney failure, ketoacidosis, and amputations. Hundreds of  lawsuits have been filed in federal […]

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Ohio Product Liability Law: An Overview

Product liability claims are among the top 10 causes of personal-injury lawsuits in the United States. According to a 2005 review of more than 16,000 tort cases nationwide, product liability claims accounted for just over 2% of tort cases disposed of by trial in state courts. In a product liability lawsuit, the plaintiff seeks compensation […]

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Can the State of Ohio Issue Drug Recalls?

When we take prescription or over-the-counter medications, we rightfully expect them to be safe and have the intended result. Thankfully, most of the time, this is exactly what occurs, and the aspirin you take is properly manufactured, labeled, and makes your headache a little bit less painful. Sometimes, however, serious mistakes are made with the way […]