When an individual suffers serious illness because they took a potentially dangerous drug or dietary supplement that was mass-marketed to the public, they may be eligible to receive compensation for their injuries. A Chicago personal injury lawyer can work with a victim to determine if liability exists in injury cases involving a popular dietary supplement, such as Hydroxycut.Additionally, a Chicago personal injury lawyer can guide you in proceeding with an Illinois product liability claim if it is determined that liability exists. An attorney with experience in this type of practice area will understand what type of evidence is necessary to prove negligence of a manufacturer or other party that may be involved in the making of a dangerous drug or dietary supplement. Hydroxycut is a popular dietary supplement that is used to help individuals lose weight. However, it has also been linked to a number of health problems.Some Hydroxycut side effects include:
- kidney problems;
- arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat);
- heart problems;
- abdominal pain;
- excessive fatigue;
- liver damage/failure; and
These serious and potentially life-threatening Hydroxycut side effects may entitle a victim to pursue damages through an Illinois product liability claim. When to Hire a Chicago Personal Injury LawyerA Chicago personal injury lawyer at the Law Offices of Barry G. Doyle, P.C. has dealt with similar cases to yours and knows the best course of action for your claim. To improve your chances at a fair settlement and take the burden out of all the paperwork involved in an Illinois dangerous drug claim, contact us today for a free case evaluation – 312-263-1080.