Archive for Mass Torts – Class Actions

Abilify

Abilify is an anti-psychotic drug that is often prescribed for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, Parkinson’s disease and autism spectrum disorders. According to the FDA, it is the top selling anti-psychotic drug in the U.S. It has been linked to uncontrollable, compulsive urges, especially for gambling, and the inability to control these urges. If you took Abilify and suffered these symptoms, we may be able to help you.

Taxotere

Taxotere (docetaxel) is a chemotherapy drug approved in the treatment of breast cancer, along with other forms of cancer. It is administered intravenously through a vein, and is a member of a family of drugs called taxanes. While hair loss during chemotherapy is expected, patients undergoing chemotherapy with Taxotere were not warned they could potentially experience permanent hair loss. Permanent hair loss is an extremely debilitating condition, especially for women.​ If you or a family member took Taxotere and suffered permanent hair loss, contact us and let us help you.

IVC Filters

Retrievable IVC filters are wire devices implanted in the vena cava, the body’s largest vein, to stop blood clots from reaching the heart and lungs. These devices are used when blood thinners are not an option. Risks associated with the retrievable IVC filters include migration, fracture and perforation, leading to embolism, organ damage and wrongful death. If you or a family member had an IVC implanted surgically and were injured, call and let us help you.

Xarelto

Xarelto, a blood-thinning drug, has been linked to serious side effects including internal bleeding, gastrointestinal bleeding, brain bleed and death. Lawsuits filed against Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals and Bayer Corp. over Xarelto have been consolidated in Louisiana federal court. If you or a family member took Xarelto and were injured, call and let us help you.

Nexium

Nexium
Our firm is investigating cases where clients have taken Nexium and have suffered kidney failure. If you or a family member have taken Nexium and been diagnosed with kidney failure, call us at 256-539-3110 for a free consultation to see if you have a claim.