Navigation Links
Pradaxa Lawsuits Move Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Issuance of New Case Management Order in Federal Pradaxa Bleeding Litigation
Date:9/12/2013

New York, NY (PRWEB) September 12, 2013

Pradaxa lawsuits (http://www.pradaxalawsuithelp.com/) filed on behalf of patients who suffered serious and life-threatening episodes of internal bleeding while taking the blood thinner are moving forward in the federal multidistrict litigation now underway in U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois. According to a Case Management Order issued by the Court on September 7, 2013, a Special Master has been appointed to mediate any disputes that may occur in the course of discovery. The Order also sets forth protocols for the mediation of such disputes. (In Re: Pradaxa (Dabigatran Etexilate) Products Liability Litigation – MDL No. 2385)

“Alleged victims of Pradaxa bleeding contact our Firm on a regular basis. We are pleased to see this litigation moving forward,” says Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a nationwide law firm representing victims of defective drugs and medical devices. The Firm is now evaluating Pradaxa side effect lawsuits on behalf of patients who suffered serious internal bleeding while using this blood thinner.

Pradaxa Bleeding Lawsuits
According to court documents, 1,488 Pradaxa side effect claims have been filed in the Southern District of Illinois on behalf of alleged victims of Pradaxa bleeding. The lawsuits filed in the litigation accuse Boehringer Ingelheim of marketing Pradaxa even though it was aware that the drug could cause dangerous and potentially fatal hemorrhaging in some patients. Plaintiffs further allege that the company failed to provide adequate warnings regarding the lack of a readily available antidote to reverse the bleeding that can sometimes occur with Pradaxa.

Bloomberg.com reported in December 2012 that Pradaxa has been the subject of regulatory warnings in several countries, due to its association with internal bleeding, a known Pradaxa side effect. While it was touted as an improvement over warfarin, there is currently no easy way to stop internal bleeding should it occur in Pradaxa patients. By contrast, warfarin bleeding can be staunched with the administration of vitamin K.* According to the Institute for Safe Medicine Practices (ISMP), an analysis of hemorrhage cases reported to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration during the second quarter of 2012 found that Pradaxa bleeding is 5 times more likely to result in death compared to warfarin bleeding.

Patients who allegedly suffered life-threating Pradaxa bleeding may be eligible to file a lawsuit seeking compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and other damages. Learn More about alleged Pradaxa bleeding at Bernstein Liebhard LLP’s website. Free and no obligation legal reviews can be obtained by calling 800-511-5092.

*bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-11/boehringer-sued-by-hundreds-over-bleeding-tied-to-pradaxa.html, Bloomberg.com, December 11, 2012

About Bernstein Liebhard LLP
Bernstein Liebhard LLP is a New York-based law firm exclusively representing injured persons in complex individual and class action lawsuits nationwide since 1993, including those who have been harmed by dangerous drugs, defective medical devices and consumer products. The firm has been named by The National Law Journal to the “Plaintiffs’ Hot List,” recognizing the top plaintiffs’ firms in the country, for the past 10 consecutive years.

Bernstein Liebhard LLP
10 East 40th Street
New York, New York 10016
800-511-5092

ATTORNEY ADVERTISING. © 2013 Bernstein Liebhard LLP. The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Bernstein Liebhard LLP, 10 East 40th Street, New York, New York 10016, 800-511-5092. Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome with respect to any future matter.

Contact Information:
Felecia L. Stern, Esq.
Bernstein Liebhard LLP
info (at) consumerinjurylawyers (dot) com
http://www.pradaxalawsuithelp.com/

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/pradaxa-lawsuit/pradaxa-bleeding/prweb11118274.htm.


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

Related medicine news :

1. Pradaxa Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Study Findings Regarding Use of Pradaxa in Mechanical Heart Valve Patients
2. Pradaxa Bleeding Lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC Note Growing Number of Filings in Federal Multidistrict Litigation Established for Pradaxa Lawsuits
3. Pradaxa Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Comments on Boehringer Ingelheim’s Application to Expand Approved Uses for Pradaxa
4. Pradaxa Lawsuits Move Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Issuance of New Order in Federal Pradaxa Bleeding Litigation
5. Pradaxa Lawsuit Lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC Disturbed by New Study Finding that Pradaxa Users Face Significantly Higher Risk of Bleeding Side-Effects
6. DrugRisk Update: Court Issues Latest Decision in Pradaxa Bleeding Litigation
7. Pradaxa Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports on Scheduling of Next Case Management Conference in Federal Pradaxa Bleeding Litigation
8. Doyle Raizner Pradaxa Case Chosen for Bellwether Early Trial Consideration
9. Pradaxa Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports on Latest Status Conference in Federal Pradaxa Bleeding Litigation
10. DrugRisk Update: New Study Warns of Pradaxa Dangers as Lawsuits Increase
11. Pradaxa Lawsuit Attorneys at Wright & Schulte LLC Report on Scheduling of Bellwether Trials in Federal Pradaxa Bleeding Lawsuits
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/18/2017)... Ca (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... quality liquid handling handheld devices. Through an educational webinar, they will present the ... users a chance to learn how easy you can automate everyday pipetting tasks. ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... Radabaugh & Associates, a ... communities in North-Central West Virginia, is embarking on a cooperative charity effort with ... area. , The Chestnut Mountain Ranch (CMR) is a Christ-centered boarding school for ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... John, IN (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... to communities in northwest Indiana, is campaigning in support of Campagna Academy in a ... referred to as the “Hoosier Boys’ Town of Indiana,” Campagna Academy is a nonprofit ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... , ... “Emotions are sacred, valid, honored, encouraged. This is the memo we ... Mindful. To help change the mindset of parents and educators from punitive to positive ... Time-In Toolkit, which launched on Kickstarter 3 weeks ago and fully funded in less ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... , ... Alcovit, a lime-flavored beverage that rids the body of toxins linked ... now available through Jet.com. , After 25 years of development, the company released ... to quickly detox the body thereby avoiding alcohol-induced hangovers. Whether you’re having fun with ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/15/2017)... AccuGenomics, Inc., a diagnostic company based in ... the company has provided an AccuKit to the HIV ... Chapel Hill and to Qura Therapeutics for evaluation in ... HIV reservoir and viral expression in human CD4+ T ... Center is a joint initiative between the University of ...
(Date:8/8/2017)... Aug. 8, 2017  BioLineRx Ltd. (NASDAQ/TASE: BLRX), a ... reports its financial results for the second quarter ended ... the second quarter 2017 and to date: ... development programs for the Company,s lead project, BL-8040: ... study with BL-8040 as novel stem cell mobilization treatment ...
(Date:8/7/2017)... 2017  Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO), the nation,s largest ... June 30, 2017.  All comparisons, unless otherwise noted, are to ... Second Quarter 2017 Highlights include: ... an increase of 3.5% Total prescriptions dispensed ... of 7.5% versus 7.6% Gross profit ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: