Pradaxa is a blood-thinning medication that is given to patients to prevent a stroke. Recently, the drug has been at the center of much investigation, as patients have reported side effects from using the drug, including internal bleeding and excessive bleeding. If you have experienced harm from Pradaxa, Bertram & Graf, L.L.C. can help you.
Our Kansas City product liability lawyers have helped victims of defective or dangerous drugs and assist them in finding justice after a medication that promised to aid their health had the opposite effect.
Pradaxa was created as an alternative, to Warfarin, another blood-thinning medication used to prevent blood clots, as it was much less complicated to administer, safer, and much more effective. The problems concerning Pradaxa arose when patients began complaining of both internal and external bleeding. It became very apparent that once administered, the blood-thinning mechanism could not be reversed unless the patient undergoes dialysis, causing a patient to suffer from extensive bleeding.
Other reported side effects of Pradaxa include the following:
If you believe that you may have a case against Pradaxa and may be eligible to make a claim for compensation, let our Kansas City product liability attorneys review your case. There is no time to waste when reviewing injury cases, so be sure you get in touch with a lawyer. We fight relentlessly to help our clients find appropriate financial recovery and we work on a contingency fee basis. This means that you pay us nothing unless we win your case!
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