Charleston, IL Avandia Lawsuit Attorneys
Have You Suffered Serious Side Effects?
Avandia (rosiglitazone) is a drug that was developed and marketed to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus, a condition sometimes referred to as adult-onset diabetes. Although originally prescribed to help control blood sugar levels, medical studies have linked Avandia to a substantial risk of heart-related injuries and other side effects. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued several safety warnings about the side effects associated with Avandia.
If you experienced side effects associated with Avandia, we at The Tapella & Eberspacher Law Firm can talk to you about what occurred and whether you have grounds for legal action against the drug’s manufacturer, GlaxoSmithKline, or another potentially at-fault party. With extensive experience in drug injury litigation, our attorneys can advise you of your rights and help you take the right steps toward justice and fair compensation.
Contact us today for a free review of your potential Avandia lawsuit. We represent clients from offices in Charleston, IL and St. Louis, MO.
Avandia (Rosiglitazone) Side Effects
Avandia has been linked to serious and even fatal side effects. The drug has been the subject of numerous government investigations into the risks it poses to the health of those who take it.
Side effects associated with Avandia include:
- Heart attack
- Liver failure
- Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
- Pulmonary embolism
- Heart valve disease
- Blood artery disease
- Primary pulmonary hypertension
Helping Patients in Central & Southern Illinois
Avandia is a dangerous drug that can pose serious risks and cause severe heart injuries, stroke, liver problems, or death in diabetic patients. If you or a loved one has been prescribed Avandia to treat type 2 diabetes and suffered a severe cardiac event or another injury, you may be entitled to compensation. With our Charleston, IL Avandia lawsuit attorneys on your side, you can seek fair compensation for medical bills, lost earnings, and other losses you experienced, all while increasing awareness of the potential dangers associated with Avandia – to protect future patients.
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