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Prescription Drug Abuse Is An Easy Trap To Fall Into

For most people, the only exposure they may have to powerful pharmaceuticals is through the prescriptions that their doctor writes for them. What may begin as a legitimate need for pain relief drugs can become abuse or an addiction without any more prodding than a failure to understand the dangers of the drug.

Some of the more common prescription drugs that are abused include:

  • Vicodin
  • OxyContin
  • Xanax
  • Prozac
  • Ritalin
  • Oxycodone
  • Hydrocodone

If you have been charged with a prescription drugs-related crime, the most important step you can take is securing the counsel of a criminal defense attorney who has the experience and skill necessary to defend your rights. We can help you if you are facing charges for:

  • Forgery of prescription
  • Unlawful use of a prescription form
  • Unlawful possession of a controlled substance

Get The Help You Need For Charges Of Prescription Medications Abuse

At the Law Office of Philip R. Nathe, our prescription drugs lawyer has decades of experience practicing criminal law, including having served as an assistant state’s attorney responsible for prosecuting a wide variety of crimes. Let us use the skills we have developed through our decades of service to help you avoid conviction and avoid jail.

Many of the people facing these types of charges have professional careers such as:

  • Nurses
  • Doctors
  • Teachers

In addition to defending you against your criminal charges, we will defend your professional license before whatever relevant disciplinary board.

As part of an effective defense, we will analyze your case for applicability of all programs, including:

Call Us To Take Immediate Steps Building An Effective Defense

If you or your child is facing charges for prescription drugs, or any other opiate, take immediate steps to begin building an effective defense against charges that can derail a life. Turn to the Law Office of Philip R. Nathe in Naperville. Our decades of experience allow us to provide our clients with an aggressive and effective defense against drug charges. To schedule a free initial consultation with our lawyer, call 630-364-4621, toll free at 1-888-583-6197 or simply contact us online.

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