Pharmaceutical companies have a high degree of care because they are producing a potentially dangerous substance.
If a drug has not been properly and thoroughly tested, the effects and side effects of the drug could be disastrous and deadly to the consumer.
If a pharmaceutical company puts a dangerous product into the stream of commerce in California, then the pharmaceutical company may be held liable in civil court.
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