Have you, or a loved one, suffered an injury or ailment caused by the Type 2 Diabetes medication Invokana? If so, you may be entitled to benefits and financial compensation. This drug, which is indicated for Type 2 Diabetes, is taken orally and has been found to cause very serious health complication such as Diabetic Ketoacidosis and kidney failure. You need the help of an experienced California mass tort attorney handling Invokana claims.
Please contact our team of California Invokana injury lawyers for a free case review. They handle dangerous drug injury cases on a contingency fee basis meaning they charge no fee if they do not recover for you. Our Los Angeles, California Invokana kidney failure injury lawyers handle Invokana injury cases around the country including Los Angeles, San Diego, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, El Paso, Houston, San Francisco, Chicago and New York City.
Invokana, which is the brand name for canagliflozin, is a diabetes medication that is only for Type 2 Diabetes. It aids the kidneys in clearing excess glucose from the bloodstream. Like many medications, Invokana is best used in conjunction with diet and exercise. Invokana is manufactured by Johnson & Johnson. If you have suffered from injuries such as renal failure (kidney failure) or Diabetic Ketoacidosis please contact our San Diego, California Invokana injury lawyers.
The Johnson & Johnson type 2 diabetes drug Invokana exerts its’ effects by hindering sodium glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT-2). This is a carrier that helps with glucose reabsorption in the bloodstream via the kidneys. This happens during the process in which blood is filtered through the kidneys. This is very hard on the kidneys and can lead to kidney damage and kidney disease. Call our skilled Sacramento, California Invokana lawsuit attorneys to discuss your Invokana injury case.
Invokana, like many medications has a list of possible side effects such as nausea, headaches, yeast infections, itching at the genitals and lower back pain. These are all minor side effects and can be managed.
Since its’ release in March, 2013 Invokana has been shown to induce much more serious and life threatening side effects in patients with Type 2 Diabetes. These are:
Heart attack (myocardial infarction)
Kidney failure (aka renal failure)
If you, or a loved one, has suffered any of these disastrous side effects please contact our San Jose California Invokana injury lawyers.
Being injured due to complications and adverse reactions from Invokana can result in serious health and medical issues that require a lifetime of care. With that, possible benefits in an Invokana injury lawsuit can be:
Medical benefits including both current and future
Lost wage compensation including both current and future
Pain and suffering compensation
Diminished quality of life benefits
Death, funeral and survival benefits
To determine what benefits you may be entitled to please contact our team of Orange County California Invokana injury lawyers.
Dangerous drug cases are mass tort claims and they differ from class action lawsuits as well as auto accident injury cases or premises liability cases. In a mass tort claim you aren’t going to be approached by the drug company, in this case Johnson & Johnson regarding a fast easy settlement. J & J is a giant global organization with an entire teal of attorneys whose sole focus is to dispute claims such as yours. The average person does not stand a chance or suing the drug manufacturer without an experienced mass tort attorney. Please do not hesitate to contact our seasoned San Diego California Invokana injury lawyers for a free consultation. Their sole focus will be fighting to get you the maximum benefits and maximum financial compensation for your injuries.
By no means should you wait another second to contact our Sacramento California Invokana injury lawyers. There are no out of pocket costs to retain them as Invokana injury claims are taken on a contingency fee basis. And the consultation is free so there is no reason not to contact them immediately.
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