Archive | Actos Bladder Cancer

Australian Actos Lawyers and Users Join Fight Against Takeda

May 30, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Bladder Cancer   |   0 Comments

By Jeffrey Nadrich Jeff Nadrich is a national Actos lawyer with more than 25 years of experience successfully defending clients. If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with bladder cancer after taking the diabetes drug Actos, call us today at 1-800-718-4658. You may be entitled to compensation. Australian residents are taking their Actos […]

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November is American Diabetes Month – Know the Dangers of Actos

November 28, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney,Actos Bladder Cancer   |   0 Comments

November is American Diabetes Month, and in recognition of that fact, the Law Offices of Nadrich & Cohen reminds all diabetes sufferers to be diligent in taking care of their needs. Diabetes remains one of the leading health conditions in the nations, and according to the American Diabetes Association, 26 million children and adults in […]

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Actos Whistle Blower Lawsuit Dismissed

A whistle-blower lawsuit filed by a former Takeda employee has been dismissed, according to Drug Watch. Dr. Helen Ge filed suit in 2010, arguing that Takeda officials had intentionally failed to report the dangerous side effects Actos to the FDA. Ge also alleged that Takeda “intentionally misrepresented and altered the descriptions of adverse events in […]

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TX Woman Files Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuit

November 15, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney,Actos Bladder Cancer,Actos Lawsuit   |   0 Comments

A Texas woman his filed an Actos lawsuit in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, claiming that she took the drug to treat her type 2 diabetes, completely unaware of the bladder cancer risk. Justine Zapalac seeks to hold Takeda Pharmaceuticals—the manufacturer of Actos—responsible for the injuries that she sustained as a result of […]

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Do You Know the Dangerous Side Effects of Actos?

Actos is used for the treatment and management of type 2 diabetes, but the Actos side effects can often be worse than the condition treated. Takeda Pharmaceuticals, the manufacturer of Actos, faces numerous lawsuits which allege that the company intentionally covered up critical facts about important side effects, including congestive heart failure, liver problems and […]

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Actos and Bladder Cancer – Lawsuits Continue to Mount

The evidence linking the type 2 diabetes drug Actos to bladder cancer continues to mount, and many Actos users suffering from the disease are taking action by filing lawsuits against Takeda Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly, the manufacturers of Actos. Actos (pioglitazone) is used along with diet and exercise—and sometimes other drugs—to keep type 2 diabetes […]

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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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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, describes the damage […]

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Bladder Cancer Symptoms Actos Patients Should Watch For

September 28, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney,Actos Bladder Cancer   |   0 Comments

The FDA has issued warnings that patients taking Actos may be at an increased risk for developing bladder cancer. If you or a loved one have been taking Actos on a long term basis or have been proscribed a high dosage of this medication, you are urged to closely monitor your health for changes and symptoms of bladder […]

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Studies Show Actos, a Diabetes Drug, Increases Risk of Bladder Cancer

September 21, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney,Actos Bladder Cancer,Actos Side Effects   |   0 Comments

Numerous studies have found definitive evidence linking long-term use of Actos, a diabetes drug, to an increased risk of bladder cancer. For example, in July 2012 a study in the Canadian Medical Association Journal asserted that taking Actos adds a 22 percent risk to the already elevated risk of bladder cancer that diabetes patients experience. Further evidence […]

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