The Onder Law Firm’s attorneys are offering a free XOLAIR case review to those or families of those who may have experienced heart attack, stroke or other serious health problems after taking XOLAIR.
St. Louis, MO (Vocus) November 22, 2009 -- The Onder Law Firm are among attorneys offering free XOLAIR case review for serious health problems such as heart attack and stroke. The attorneys of the Onder Law Firm include experienced pharmaceutical litigation attorneys. The Onder Law Firm, which handles cases on a national basis, is quickly becoming a leader in large and complex litigation. A partner in the firm was recently appointed as co-lead counsel in the Yaz lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois (MDL No. 2100).
The FDA is currently evaluating interim safety findings in an ongoing study of XOLAIR problems. XOLAIR (omalizumab) is an injected drug for asthma related allergies. The interim results of this study, which is being conducted by the drug’s manufacturer, Genentech, Inc., suggests an increased number of cardiovascular (heart attack) and cerebrovascular (stroke) adverse events in a group of patients using Xolair compared to a group of patients not given the drug (control group). The possible association has been identified based on interim results from an ongoing study of Xolair known as Evaluating the Clinical Effectiveness and Long-Term Safety in Patients with Moderate to Severe Asthma (EXCELS). The results this study are not expected until 2012. Although the FDA and the drug manufacturer have not recalled XOLAIR, the FDA wants consumers to be aware of increased risks from taking XOLAIR, specifically heart attack/heart disease and stroke.
The Onder Law Firm, attorneys for XOLAIR cases, have launched a site that contains information regarding XOLAIR side effects and the rights those suffering from them may have. The attorneys of The Onder Law Firm will review will provide free XOLAIR case review to persons having experienced side effects or medical problems after taking the drug. The Onder Law Firm provides experienced legal representation without fee unless it collects for its clients.
About The Law Firm
Onder, Shelton, O’Leary & Peterson, LLC is a personal injury law firm handling serious injury and death claims across the country. Its mission is the pursuit of justice, no matter how complex the case or strenuous the effort. Onder, Shelton, O’Leary & Peterson has represented clients throughout the United States in pharmaceutical litigation such as Vioxx, Digitek, Ethex and others, and other law firms throughout the nation often seek its experience and expertise on complex litigation. For more information, visit www.onderlaw.com or call 1-877-ONDER-LAW.
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