Healthcare is always changing and improving. However, with changes, mistakes can happen; resulting in hospitalization, lawsuits, and even death. Did you know Pradaxa (a stroke preventative medicine) caused 542 deaths in 2011? Learn more about recent court cases seeking retribution for Americans who were affected and hurt by defective pharmaceuticals. If you or someone you know recently experienced complications while taking prescription drugs, consider contacting an attorney. Not only can you receive compensation for your own pain and suffering, you can help prevent problems from occurring in the future.