Navigation Links
New Lawsuit alleges Actos caused Bladder Cancer
Date:7/3/2012

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2012

The media spotlight is often a double-edged sword. No one knows this better than Ralph Penrod and people who suffer from Actos Side Effects. And yet, gossip and rumor-mongering aside, the real story here is being overlooked according to Sean Burke of AttorneyOne.

According to court documents, on May 25th, 2012, Indiana man, Ralph Penrod, filed a lawsuit in Louisiana Western District Court (case no. 6:2012cv01340) alleging he suffered bladder cancer as a result of his use of the drug Actos. Actos, a popular medication used to control Type 2 diabetes manufactured by Takeda Pharmaceuticals, is allegedly linked to an increased risk of bladder cancer and other severe side effects. Plaintiff claims he was prescribed Actos in 2003 and took the medication until April 2011. He allegedly developed bladder cancer from Actos and underwent surgery in August 2011.

Penrod’s lawsuit is consolidated in the ongoing Actos Multi District Litigation (MDL 2299). On April 9th 2012, US District Judge Rebecca Doherty, overseeing the Actos Multidistrict Litigation signed a Direct Filing Order making it easier for individual plaintiffs to file lawsuit alleging injury caused by Actos.

AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, can provide helpful advice and simple solutions including how to get in contact with legal counsel so that, in case of severe adverse events from Actos, someone can easily and inexpensively deal with it. As Mr. Burke, director of Media Relations for AttorneyOne.com, added, “What all this information really illustrates is that threat from Actos remains. For that reason, our focus should squarely fall on getting the word out and assisting people in finding the right legal assistance.”

In June 2011, the US FDA reported that use of the diabetes medication Actos (pioglitazone) for more than one year may be associated with an increased risk of bladder cancer. In 2011, authorities in France and Germany banned sales of Actos.

AttorneyOne.com has further information on Actos lawsuits including how to get in contact with legal counsel.

Headquartered in San Diego, CA Attorney One was founded in 2004 and is not a law firm. They offer a nationwide legal service which helps consumers find the best representation for their legal needs. You can learn more about Attorney One at our website http://www.attorneyone.com. You can also find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/AttorneyOne. Checkout earlier news from us at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/6/prweb9650179.htm.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/7/prweb9660766.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. LawyersandSettlements.com Issues Report on Prostate Health Claim Lawsuits and Propecia Side Effect Litigation
2. The Law Office of Wolf & Pravato, The Alters Firm and Morelli Ratner File Class Action Lawsuit Against Global Spray Foam Manufacturer
3. National Actos Attorneys File Lawsuit on Behalf of Louisiana Woman who Developed Bladder Cancer Allegedly Due to The Diabetes Drug Actos
4. New Lawsuit Alleges Teen Molestation by Ex-Deputy
5. Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuit Filed in Louisiana Alleging Woman Used Diabetes Medication and Contracted Bladder Cancer, Consumer Justice Foundation Reports
6. New Lawsuit on Propecia: Severe Adverse Events
7. New Lawsuit on Accutane Crohn’s Disease: Severe Adverse Events
8. Victim’s Rights to Recover for Actos Bladder Cancer Could Expire Soon
9. Researchers Offer Explanation for Actos Bladder Cancer Risk
10. Researchers Repair Damage Caused by Heart Attacks in Mice
11. Researchers discover how to overcome poor response to radiotherapy caused by low haemoglobin levels
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... Hearing” campaign, advocating for active, healthy lifestyles and highlighting the importance of proactive ... with hearing impairments and shares the latest innovations in hearing aid technology. ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... protection services and financial consultations to communities throughout the greater DC region, is ... with the goal of rescuing local animals and training them to be companions ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... TX (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... management and financial planning firm that serves residential and commercial clients in the ... charity drive to raise community support for the fight against cancer. , Founded ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... Alcovit, a lime-flavored beverage that rids ... marketing efforts with its product now available through Jet.com. , After 25 years ... effervescent powdered drink is designed to quickly detox the body thereby avoiding alcohol-induced hangovers. ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... “Three Narrow ... Roads” is the creation of published author, Rev. Dr. Burnett King Sr., is currently ... coach and founder of the Faith Track Club, Inc., a track-and-field program geared towards ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/7/2017)... Inc. (NYSE: DPLO), the nation,s largest independent specialty pharmacy, announced ... comparisons, unless otherwise noted, are to the quarter ended June ... Quarter 2017 Highlights include: Revenue of ... Total prescriptions dispensed of 220,000, compared to ... Gross profit per prescription dispensed of ...
(Date:8/4/2017)... , Aug. 3, 2017  Agragen, LLC, a ... active in the biopharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and aquacultural feed ... of its lead drug candidates, AGR131.  This drug ... cytokine from the blood of patients suffering from ... inflammatory bowel disease. ...
(Date:8/2/2017)... Tenn. and BENTON, Ky. , Aug. 2, 2017   ... member to its environmental services (ES) team to proactively reduce the risk of hospital-acquired infections ... a UV disinfection robot that uses UVC light energy to kill deadly pathogens such as ... ... Tru-D in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: