Actos (pioglitazone) was previously the best-selling Type 2 diabetes drug in the world but has since come under scrutiny following several scientific studies which revealed that patients on Actos has a far higher rate of bladder cancer than patients on other diabetic medications.
If you were diagnosed with bladder cancer after using Actos, let us help you contact lawyers who specialize in dangerous drug litigation for a free, confidential consultation. Just like doctors who specialize in certain types of diseases such as cancer, orthopedics, neurology, etc., attorneys also specialize in different areas of the law.
It is extremely important when choosing an Actos attorney that you find a lawyer that specializes in pharmaceutical litigation. Simple speaking, these attorneys are known as dangerous drug lawyers. Unless you have been involved in other lawsuits you may not know what specialty any law firm would have. Let us vet for you a law firm that has the skill, experience, dedication, and resources to successfully take on the most powerful large pharmaceutical companies.
Takeda Pharmaceuticals is the company that manufactures Actos and they are a Japanese company who make billions of dollars in profit; their attorneys will be powerful and strong. You will want to have the strongest legal advice and support possible. A good Actos lawyer will know the disease, the medication, the surrounding medical context and be familiar with the world of trials and court cases. Experience counts most in this type of lawsuit.
You can count on a trained member of an Actos legal team to provide you with the best possible chance of obtaining necessary recompense for damages done you by Takeda.. If you feel you have a claim fill out the form that accompanies this article for a personal evaluation of your potential claim. The evaluation is free and there is no charge for attorney fees or legal costs for you to obtain the services of a highly rated law firm unless they make a recovery on your behalf. Any firm we vet will be sensitive to the suffering that bladder cancer patients undergo and will act in your best interests and make the process as simple for you as possible.
If you or a loved one has been injured by taking Actos, you may be entitled to compensation including:
- Medical expenses and future medical expenses
- Loss of income
- Future lost income
- Loss of earning capacity
- Pain and suffering caused by actos
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Loss of consortium
- Emotional anguish caused by actos
- Wrongful death damages for your family
When a manufacturer distributes a drug, they owe it to the public to ensure that their product is safe for use and it appears that Takeda Pharmaceuticals failed to fulfill that very important duty. For this reason, diabetes patients who have taken the diabetes drug Actos and have been diagnosed with bladder cancer should be entitled to compensation. This is the only way that our society has to try to right the wrong that has been done
It is very important for you to know that In all states, an Actos law suit must be filed before an applicable expiration date, known as a statute of limitations. Please call right away or fill out the form in this website to ensure that you do not waive your right to possible compensation.