Ohio SJS Lawyer
Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is a rare disorder of your skin that can cause permanent scarring and even death. SJS usually results from reactions to certain prescriptions, including seizure medications, penicillin and sulfa antibiotics.
Known drugs that have caused Stevens Johnson Syndrome include:
- Certain Antibiotics
- Pain Medications (e.g. Motrin, Advil, Ibuprofen)
If you or a loved one has suffered from Stevens Johnson Syndrome and you suspect it was the result of taking one of the foregoing medications please contact one of our experienced SJS lawyers today.
SJS can cause devastating pain and injury. Numerous patients characterize it as the skin burning from the inside out. It can cause permanent scarring, blindness and even death. Many SJS patients must be treated in the burn units of hospitals due to the painful eruptions of the skin it causes.
It is important to note that a diagnosis of SJS does not always mean that medical malpractice or product liability is involved, because it can also occur as the result of certain illnesses. However, if you or a loved one has contracted Stevens Johnson Syndrome and you suspect it may be the result of taking certain medication, please contact one of our experienced SJS attorneys to review the matter immediately. We offer experienced representation for these matters and contingency fees.
If you have questions about claims relating to Stevens Johnson Syndrome, please contact us today.