If you have been prescribed Actos® to treat type 2 diabetes and you have developed bladder cancer, you may not realize the possible connection between the drug and the abnormal cells that are threatening your life.
Understandably, patients diagnosed with bladder cancer and their families are frightened as they fight the deadly cancer and cope with the repercussions. If you are a victim of the tragic side effects of Actos®, it is important to seek competent legal counsel to protect your rights. You may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering.
Nationwide Legal Help for Actos®-Related Bladder Cancer Victims
The law firm of Rudolph F.X. Migliore, P.C. is working with co-counsel to investigate Actos® cases for potential lawsuits.
Our attorneys fully understand the tragedy of bladder cancer induced by Actos®. When you turn to our law firm for help, you can count on unmatched personal service. We are dedicated to ensuring that you get the legal help you need. We listen to your concerns, answer questions about legal procedures involved in your case and meet with you regularly in person or through phone conferences to provide updates on the status of your case. Our goal is to obtain the maximum settlement or verdict possible on your behalf.
Contact Our Law Firm for a Free Case EvaluationCall (631) 543-3663 to arrange a confidential, no obligation consultation to speak with an attorney about your Actos® related case and find out if you have grounds for a lawsuit. Our firm and our entire legal network take Actos® cases on a contingency basis, meaning you do not owe us a fee unless we recover damages on your behalf. Disbursements and attorneys’ fees are paid out of the final settlement.
What is Bladder Cancer? Bladder cancer usually begins when cells that line the bladder develop tumors. Although there is little awareness of bladder cancer, it is one of the most prevalent forms of cancer, with close to 70,000 diagnoses and 15,000 deaths expected from it this year alone. Read More
Epidemiological studies of the side effects associated with Actos have been conducted or are on going in the U.S. and Europe. Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., the maker of Actos® (pioglitazone), began an extensive ten-year in 2002, monitoring more than 193,000 patients. In September of 2010, the FDA announced a safety review of the preliminary findings in the Takeda study. Read More
What is Actos®? Actos®(pioglitazone HCl) is a prescription medication used with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar (glucose) control in adults with type 2 diabetes. Actos® is generally not used for patients with type 1 “juvenile” diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis. Read More