The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the drug Invokana in 2013 for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes in adults. Since that time, the FDA has issued safety alerts related to the drug. Many individuals have suffered serious side effects, including life-threatening injuries, after taking Invokana in an effort to control blood sugar.
When major pharmaceutical companies place a dangerous drug in the marketplace, victims can suffer serious harm. When a patient needs treatment for a medical condition and a drug causes serious harm, entire families can be adversely affected. At Holman Schiavone, LLC, our trial lawyers are aggressive litigators who will fight to make things right.
Our attorneys are equipped to help you obtain compensation for the losses you have suffered.
If you or a loved one has suffered injury while taking Invokana, we invite you to contact us today online or by telephone at (816) 399-5149 to speak with an experienced Kansas City, Missouri, product liability attorney.
Common Injuries And Problems Related To Invokana And Invokamet
There are a wide range of potential complications and harms that have been linked to Invokana and Invokamet. Many injuries associated with Invokana require additional treatment as well as the potential need for surgery. Some of the most common reported injuries include:
- Kidney failure
- Urinary tract infections that may also result in blood infections or kidney infections
- Amputations, especially involving the toe, foot or leg
- Heart failure
- Diabetic ketoacidosis, which can attack many organs and lead to coma or wrongful death
The drug companies have tremendous resources. Our lawyers fight back to protect the best interests of our clients. We have the resources and extensive experience to hold the drug companies accountable for putting dangerous drugs into the marketplace. We are committed to helping our clients get the maximum amount of compensation they deserve.
Contact Our Experienced And Aggressive Invokana Claims Lawyers Today
If you have experienced complications after taking Invokana to control Type 2 diabetes, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Call (816) 399-5149 now to schedule a free consultation with a lawyer who knows how to fight for the best possible results.