Archive | October, 2012

Actos Side Effects Include Congestive Heart Failure

October 31, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney,Actos Side Effects   |   0 Comments

Do you take the drug Actos to regulate your diabetes? Have you noticed increased shortness of breath, tightness in your shoes and even difficulty removing your wedding ring? If any of these things apply to you, you may be suffering from a serious side effect of Actos: Congestive heart failure. Congestive heart failure is a chronic, […]

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Actos / Bladder Cancer Risk is No Myth

October 26, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Bladder Cancer   |   0 Comments

Takeda Pharmaceuticals, the company responsible for manufacturing Actos, continues to deny that the drug causes bladder cancer, but the link is no longer the subject of speculations. Researchers from the Food and Drug Administration has demonstrated that Actos use spanning longer than 1 year is associated with a heightened risk of bladder cancer. Actos is […]

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Bladder Cancer Risk Factors and Actos Use

October 12, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Litigation,Actos Side Effects   |   0 Comments

If you or a loved one has been given a bladder cancer diagnosis after using Actos, know that you are not alone. Although studies have shown that this diabetes medication can significantly increase the risk of bladder cancer, Actos is still being sold and prescribed by doctors in the United States. In addition to the use […]

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New Bladder Cancer Lawsuit

October 04, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney,Actos Lawsuit   |   0 Comments

Another Actos lawsuit was filed on August 31, 2012. In this case, an individual started taking Actos in 2008. In November 2010, the individual was diagnosed with bladder cancer and continued taking the drug.  Then, the individual learned in June 2011 that there was a  connection between Actos use and an increased risk of bladder […]

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Actos Associated With Increased Risk of Bladder Cancer Among Users

October 02, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney,Actos Bladder Cancer   |   0 Comments

Diabetes is a serious disease that needs to be treated immediately, when diagnosed. Diabetes that goes untreated can eventually lead to kidney problems, kidney failure and ultimately death.  Loss of sight and amputation of limbs are also side effects of untreated diabetes. Untreated diabetes causes great damage to the body,  the website www.webmd.com, describes the damage […]

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